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Paolo Sironi
( Milan 1858 - Bologna 1927 )

Architect and entrepreneur

He educated in Paris at the end of last century, then moved to Milan and finally to Bologna.  Paolo Sironi, is  important mainly for the solidity and continuity of his singular typological research  linked to the theme of single family small villas and of the relative technologies to realize the sophisticated coverings.  Thus Abramo Ariodante Sironi, called Paolo, with great familiarity with Art Nouveau, bought  a large portion of agricultural land, filled that with towers, villas, giving his name to the main avenue ( nowadays viale Audinot ).


Villetta in viale Audinot 9  Bologna

Villetta in viale Audinot 2  Bologna

La Casa dei Girasoli in viale Carducci 13/2  Bologna

Villa Conti  Civitanova Marche


Translation by  Irene de Angelis-Curtis