Twelve maximum security inmates, seven community volunteers, and five puppies. This is the group of dedicated individuals making up the Canine Partners for Life (CPL) training program in SCI Greene Maximum Security Prison.

Alcatraz Island (sometimes just called Alcatraz or The Rock) is a small island in San Francisco Bay in California, famous because it once housed the eponymous maximum security prison, commonly known for the extreme rigidity. The penitentiary housed some of America’s most ruthless criminals. Who was sent to Alcatraz was generally considered very dangerous and had already tried […]

Edited by: Enrico Mancini Where: Triennale di Milano Architecture: Cibic Workshop and Comodo Proofreading: Bianca Baroni     Living in a society means living under rules, but if you don’t respect those rules, you’ll probably end up living in a 2,7 x 4 meters cell. Then, if we’re talking about Italy’s penitentiary system, you […]

Edited by: Eugenia Gotti – Architecture Department Editor – Proofreading: Bianca Baroni Where : Pacific Ocean Artworks: Competition for a new Ocean Platform Prison  AC-CA    Prison architecture continues to evolve with Architecture playing an ambiguous role: not only wants to reinforce the sense of punishment and loss of a certain amount of freedom, but […]