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The Palazzo degli Uffici dell'Ente Autonomo at the E.U.R. area in Rome. In 1939 this was the first building to be finished as part of the Esposizione Universale Roma. It housed the offices for the exhibition and a large hall and was designed by Gaetano Minucci. Photo by Space 4.

Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, Esposizione Universale Roma (EUR), Rome designed by Marcello Piacentini. Called the ''Colosseo Quadrato" (Square Colosseum), it is an icon of monumentalism and rationalism (1943)

One of the blocks in the Esposizione Universale de Roma area in Rome. Very sober, austere reiterpretation of classical architecture.

Architecture = repetition. The Palazzo delle Civilta Italiana by Giovanni Guerrini, Ernesto Bruno La Padula and Mario Romano (1938-43) by German photographer Hagen Stier.

There is a surreal quality to the EUR (Esposizione Universale Roma), it was built by the Fascists on the myth of ancient Rome, to host an Universal Exhibition that never took place due to the war.

palazzo dei congressi, E.U.R. rom marts 2003 by seier+seier, via Flickr

adalberto libera - L'arco dell'Eur-Roma

Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, EUR, Roma | Mussolini Monumental Buildings :: When Mussolini promised a new world order for Italy, he set out to give Rome a Fascist façade. More than 50 years after his fall from power, Italians can't agree on what to do with the monumental buildings he left behind

Rome - EUR, Museo della Civiltà Romana by gengish, via Flickr.