Val Bavona

public seminar and award ceremony

On the occasion of the centenary of the birth of Carlo Scarpa (1906-1978), the scientific activities associated with the International Prize that bears his name again offer an in-depth focus on the nature and history of the place designated and the prospects for its safeguarding and enhancement.


10.30 am
Domenico Luciani, Introduction.
Bruno Donati, Morphology and remote settlements.
Luigi Martini, Typology, settlements, land, transhumance.
Marco Krähenbühl, Area management, planning scheme regulations.
Franco Lafranca, The Nomadic Spring Camp experiment in Sabbione.

12.00 am Comparable experiences.
Mario Cordero, The valleys of the “vanquished” (Cuneo).
Alessandro Fullin, An experiment in Alpago (Belluno).

12.30 am Discussion.

1.15 pm Giorgio Balestra, Conclusion.


Giorgio Balestra, engineer, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Fondazione Valle Bavona, Cavergno.
Mario Cordero, cultural organizer, Associazione Marcovaldo, Cuneo.
Bruno Donati, geographer and naturalist, Giumaglio, Valmaggia.
Alessandro Fullin, livestock breeder, Tambre d’Alpago (Belluno).
Marco Krähenbühl, architect, Chairman of the Working Group of the Fondazione Valle Bavona, Cavergno.
Franco Lafranca, artist and art printer, Nomadic Spring Camp of Sabbione, Locarno.
Domenico Luciani, landscape architect, Director of the Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche, Treviso.
Luigi Martini, local history expert, Cavergno, Valmaggia.


5 pm

the award ceremony

Municipal Theatre, Treviso