Amanda Levete

Amanda Levete chooses Casa Malaparte

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Designed the Selfridges building in Birmingham and the Lord's Media Centre, which won the Stirling Prize. Trustee of Artangel and The Arts Foundation.

Casa Malaparte

Amanda Levete chooses Casa Malaparte, a house conceived by Adalberto Libera and Curzio Malaparte in the 1930s. It is situated on the eastern side of Capri, Italy. 

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From the Archive

Inside the Casa Malaparte

Professor Richard Burdett takes a tour of Casa Malaparte.

From Richard Burdett: The Casa Malaparte 29 Nov 1992 on BBC Two

'A House Like Me'

Richard Burdett tells the story of the man behind an extraordinary house- Curzio Malaparte.

From Richard Burdett: The Casa Malaparte 29 Nov 1992 on BBC Two 

Image © Johanna Huber/SIME/4Corners

The Perfect House

Charlie Luxton on Italian stonemason Andrea Palladio- one of the first professional architects and the man credited with building the perfect house.  

From The Perfect House 27 Jun 2008 on Radio 4

Jean Luc-Godard

The New Wave director on infiltrating the French film industry.

From The Film Programme 17 Apr 2009 on Radio 4

Richard Rogers

Amanda Levete on one of her favourite architects.

From Front Row 1 Mar 2012 on Radio 4