Palazzo Citterio, Brera Museum, Milan, Italy
Part of:
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (creator)
  • Michael Wilford and Partners (creator)
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
  • Michael Wilford and Partners (architectural firm)
  • Building Project Aid s.n.c. (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Palazzo Citterio, Brera Museum, Milan, Italy



Level of archival description:
File 80
Extent and medium:
  • 1326 drawings (including 303 reprographic copies)
    0.1 l.m. of textual records
    approximatively 180 photographic materials
    4 rolls of drawings
Scope and content:
File documents an unexecuted project for an addition to the Pinacoteca di Brera in Milan, Italy. The proposal comprises the renovation and remodelling of the existing Palazzo Citterio. The office of James Stirling, Michael Wilford and Associates was appointed in 1987 and drawings were approved in 1988. The design was updated by Michael Wilford and Partners in 1995. Material in this file was produced between 1987 and 1996.

File contains reference material and several design development and presentation drawings. File also contains photographic materials, including views of existing Palazzo Citterio building by Thomas Muirhead, as well as textual records.
Reference number:


Material in this project series was likely kept in its original order when it was first processed upon its arrival at CCA.

Milan Italy

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and Italian.
Related units of description:
  • See also AP140.S2.SS1.D92.P4 for photographic materials related to this project.

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