ICARO, 1997

I attempted to give people entering “a handshake” by offering them a handle that is at once pleasing and moderately expressive. By rippling the surface slightly, like a leaf or the wing of a bird, my aim was to have them feel something vibrant and alive

— Nuova Chiesa, Calcata 2009
— Paolo Portoghesi
Olivari did the rest, with its habitual elegance.
Paolo Portoghesi
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