Pietro Matracchi

Pietro Matracchi is an architect and Associate Professor at the Architecture Department of the University of Florence, where he has taught Architectural Restoration since 2002. He also taught the same subject at the universities of Pisa and Perugia. He is the author of papers and monographs on architectural diagnostics aimed at the study of construc- tion techniques, construction phases and the conservation problems of materials and structures. The subjects he has covered include the Museo Nazionale del Bargello in Florence, the cathedrals of Siena and Perugia, the monuments of the Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore, Palazzo Pitti in Florence, the Medici villa in Poggio a Caiano, Santa Maria della Consolazione in Todi, theatre architecture of the nineteenth century and architectural works by Francesco di Giorgio Martini and Giorgio Vasari.

Le torri di San Gimignano