City/Landscape/Public Space

PLATAFORMA 2.0

Competition entry for Pabellón Mextropoli 2018 competition, Mexico City A temporary/permanent public space for communities affected by natural disasters  

PLATAFORMA 2.0

Competition entry for Pabellón Mextropoli 2018 competition, Mexico City A temporary/permanent public space for communities affected by natural disasters  

BOULEVARD FRANKENSTEIN

An exploration of the Anillo Periferico of Mexico City 2016/17 (ongoing)

BOULEVARD FRANKENSTEIN

An exploration of the Anillo Periferico of Mexico City 2016/17 (ongoing)

ARNO

A12 Urban Mining. Rigenerazioni urbane. XXV Gallarate Prize 2016 The river Arno has had historical importance in defining the urban form of Gallarate, where, however, there are no buildings or public spaces that have a significant relationship with water. Today,

ARNO

A12 Urban Mining. Rigenerazioni urbane. XXV Gallarate Prize 2016 The river Arno has had historical importance in defining the urban form of Gallarate, where, however, there are no buildings or public spaces that have a significant relationship with water. Today,

GIOTTO

A12 (with Alessandro Ceresoli) Giotto is a street game, a game as poor as those our grandparents played using fruit stones, pebbles, bottle caps and a lot of imagination; it is a group game aimed to guess drawings and to

GIOTTO

A12 (with Alessandro Ceresoli) Giotto is a street game, a game as poor as those our grandparents played using fruit stones, pebbles, bottle caps and a lot of imagination; it is a group game aimed to guess drawings and to

GLI ALBERI CAMMINAVANO

A12 Shortlisted project for the international art competition “Two Calls” for a permanent installation to be realized by the Vajont dam. 2015   The biblical story of the Tower of Babel or the recurring theme of the hubris in Greek

GLI ALBERI CAMMINAVANO

A12 Shortlisted project for the international art competition “Two Calls” for a permanent installation to be realized by the Vajont dam. 2015   The biblical story of the Tower of Babel or the recurring theme of the hubris in Greek

SHORT FUTURE CITY

A12 Curate Award (QMA/Fondazione Prada) short listed project 2014 S.F.C. – THE SHORT FUTURE CITY S.F.C. is the new western utopia. S.F.C. is a place, is a state of mind, is a human condition, is contemporary attitude, is a project,

SHORT FUTURE CITY

A12 Curate Award (QMA/Fondazione Prada) short listed project 2014 S.F.C. – THE SHORT FUTURE CITY S.F.C. is the new western utopia. S.F.C. is a place, is a state of mind, is a human condition, is contemporary attitude, is a project,

APPUNTI PER LA CITTA’ DEL POCO FUTURO

A12 Pinksummer Gallery, Genova, feb.-mar. 2013 MARS, Milano, mar. 2013 Rebel Matters, Facoltà di Architettura di Genova, 2013        

APPUNTI PER LA CITTA’ DEL POCO FUTURO

A12 Pinksummer Gallery, Genova, feb.-mar. 2013 MARS, Milano, mar. 2013 Rebel Matters, Facoltà di Architettura di Genova, 2013        

PICCOLI SPAZI DA TRATTARE CON GENTILEZZA / SMALL SPACES TO TREAT WITH KINDNESS

A12 Mapping of public spaces, Milan, 2008 – 2013 What the small places to treat with kindness are? They are “waste spaces”, apparently without any quality, small public spaces inside the city, but big enough to result a resource for

PICCOLI SPAZI DA TRATTARE CON GENTILEZZA / SMALL SPACES TO TREAT WITH KINDNESS

A12 Mapping of public spaces, Milan, 2008 – 2013 What the small places to treat with kindness are? They are “waste spaces”, apparently without any quality, small public spaces inside the city, but big enough to result a resource for

GROOT VIJVERSBURG

A12 International competition by invitation for the expansion of Park Groot Vijversburg in Tytsjerk (NL) 2011 The Groot Vijversburg Estate in Tytsjerk is going to expand by 15 hectares, doubling the area of the entire park. Furthermore, a new visitor

GROOT VIJVERSBURG

A12 International competition by invitation for the expansion of Park Groot Vijversburg in Tytsjerk (NL) 2011 The Groot Vijversburg Estate in Tytsjerk is going to expand by 15 hectares, doubling the area of the entire park. Furthermore, a new visitor

FATTORE K

A12 2006-2010 Riqualification of an industrial district and environmental belt in Zermeghedo (Vi).   In the project of the contemporary city, to design defined shapes is not a self sufficient action to obtain a significant result. It’s necessary to rethink

FATTORE K

A12 2006-2010 Riqualification of an industrial district and environmental belt in Zermeghedo (Vi).   In the project of the contemporary city, to design defined shapes is not a self sufficient action to obtain a significant result. It’s necessary to rethink

ERACLEA MARE +

A12 Proyect explorations for the definition of the territorial plan of Eraclea Mare (IT), 2009     The projects worked on the system of open spaces of Eraclea Mare and its equipment, especially related to the presence of tourism. Eraclea

ERACLEA MARE +

A12 Proyect explorations for the definition of the territorial plan of Eraclea Mare (IT), 2009     The projects worked on the system of open spaces of Eraclea Mare and its equipment, especially related to the presence of tourism. Eraclea

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A12 Permanent installation, Piazza dei Caduti, Viterbo, Italy, april 2009 “Cantieri d’Arte – Visioni Urbane Contemporanee” A sound system plays the sound of the Urcionio river flowing under the ground of Piazza dei Caduti, central traffic hub of Viterbo, it

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A12 Permanent installation, Piazza dei Caduti, Viterbo, Italy, april 2009 “Cantieri d’Arte – Visioni Urbane Contemporanee” A sound system plays the sound of the Urcionio river flowing under the ground of Piazza dei Caduti, central traffic hub of Viterbo, it

DEEP GARDEN

A12 Temporary pavillion, Enel Contemporanea 2008, Venezia, Italy, 2008 On the occasion of 11th International Architecture Exhibition Biennale di Venezia The installation, homage to the city of Venice, takes on the force of nature and opposes it, offering an isolated

DEEP GARDEN

A12 Temporary pavillion, Enel Contemporanea 2008, Venezia, Italy, 2008 On the occasion of 11th International Architecture Exhibition Biennale di Venezia The installation, homage to the city of Venice, takes on the force of nature and opposes it, offering an isolated

ROCK ON LAND

A12 Proposal for a territorial development strategy, Reggio Emilia (IT) 2008

ROCK ON LAND

A12 Proposal for a territorial development strategy, Reggio Emilia (IT) 2008

PIAZZA BUONDELMONTI

A12 Two phase international competition for the requalification of Piazza Buondelmonti, Impruneta (FI), Italy, 2007 (3rd qualified) The project defines three focuses: the two existing squares, Piazza Buondelmonti which will mantain its character thanks to light interventions of substitution and

PIAZZA BUONDELMONTI

A12 Two phase international competition for the requalification of Piazza Buondelmonti, Impruneta (FI), Italy, 2007 (3rd qualified) The project defines three focuses: the two existing squares, Piazza Buondelmonti which will mantain its character thanks to light interventions of substitution and

GREEN ROOM

A12 Temporary pavillion, Busan, Busan Biennial, South Korea 2006 Realized at the Busan Biennale, it is located in the city center, on the banks of its most important river that runs through a densely built urban environment and, at that

GREEN ROOM

A12 Temporary pavillion, Busan, Busan Biennial, South Korea 2006 Realized at the Busan Biennale, it is located in the city center, on the banks of its most important river that runs through a densely built urban environment and, at that

ISTANBUL/MAGENTA

A12 IX Istanbul Biennal, Istanbul, Turkey 2005 Deniz Palas, Garanti Building, Kavala and Antrepo no. 5 storages, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Bilsar Building, Italian Workers Society building are the seven venues of Istanbul Biennial. Seven buildings with different characteristics,

ISTANBUL/MAGENTA

A12 IX Istanbul Biennal, Istanbul, Turkey 2005 Deniz Palas, Garanti Building, Kavala and Antrepo no. 5 storages, Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Bilsar Building, Italian Workers Society building are the seven venues of Istanbul Biennial. Seven buildings with different characteristics,

LODRON PLAYGROUND

A12 Project for a playground in a square of the historic center of Trento. The goal of the project is to keep the existing functions of the square, organizing and proposing a new landscape of playful elements. Each playing field

LODRON PLAYGROUND

A12 Project for a playground in a square of the historic center of Trento. The goal of the project is to keep the existing functions of the square, organizing and proposing a new landscape of playful elements. Each playing field

LAB

A12 Temporary Pavilion, Kroller Muller Museum,Otterlo, Nederlands 2004 LAB is the first open air exhibition in the sculpture-park of the Kroöller-Müller Museum. The metaphor of the labyrinth, as a possible interpretative device to represent the contemporary urban condition, was the

LAB

A12 Temporary Pavilion, Kroller Muller Museum,Otterlo, Nederlands 2004 LAB is the first open air exhibition in the sculpture-park of the Kroöller-Müller Museum. The metaphor of the labyrinth, as a possible interpretative device to represent the contemporary urban condition, was the

LA ZONA

A12 Padiglione temporaneo 50th Intl. Art Exhibition Venice Biennal, 2003 La Zona is a temporary pavilion for the display of contemporary arts, installed in the Giardini della Biennale, in Venice, during the 50th International Exhibition in 2003. Located in an

LA ZONA

A12 Padiglione temporaneo 50th Intl. Art Exhibition Venice Biennal, 2003 La Zona is a temporary pavilion for the display of contemporary arts, installed in the Giardini della Biennale, in Venice, during the 50th International Exhibition in 2003. Located in an

THE NATURE IN THE CITY

PhD thesis in Architectural Design, Politecnico di Torino, 2003 The research consider the role of the “green” in the design of the contemporary city, by combining the theoretical reflection with an accurate morphological reading of green spaces in the urban

THE NATURE IN THE CITY

PhD thesis in Architectural Design, Politecnico di Torino, 2003 The research consider the role of the “green” in the design of the contemporary city, by combining the theoretical reflection with an accurate morphological reading of green spaces in the urban

QUARTIERI MILANO

A12 Exhibition, Open Space, Palazzo dell’Arengario, Milano, 2002 An exhibition and a book about the transformation of the contemporary city through an analisys of the phisical, spatial and environmental characters of public housing complexes built during the 50’s in Milan.

QUARTIERI MILANO

A12 Exhibition, Open Space, Palazzo dell’Arengario, Milano, 2002 An exhibition and a book about the transformation of the contemporary city through an analisys of the phisical, spatial and environmental characters of public housing complexes built during the 50’s in Milan.

11.12.1972

A12 Exhibition, Pinksummer, Genoa, Italy, july 2002 The title of the project indicates a randomly selected date in which the local newspaper of Genoa listed 85 movie theaters that showed a wide array of movies. The project explores the actual

11.12.1972

A12 Exhibition, Pinksummer, Genoa, Italy, july 2002 The title of the project indicates a randomly selected date in which the local newspaper of Genoa listed 85 movie theaters that showed a wide array of movies. The project explores the actual

FRANCAVILLA SEASIDE PARK

A12 International Competition for a new waterfront in Francavilla (IT)    

FRANCAVILLA SEASIDE PARK

A12 International Competition for a new waterfront in Francavilla (IT)    

N 33′ 51.917″, E 130′ 47.808″

A12 CCA – Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu, Japan 2002 How to describe an unknown territory? During two months members of gruppo A12 wander through the Japanese city of Kitakyushu, with the objective to draw a map of the city.

N 33′ 51.917″, E 130′ 47.808″

A12 CCA – Center for Contemporary Art Kitakyushu, Japan 2002 How to describe an unknown territory? During two months members of gruppo A12 wander through the Japanese city of Kitakyushu, with the objective to draw a map of the city.

TRACCE

A12 Urban Intervention, for the festival “La strada rovescia la città”, Isola Neighborhood, Milan, 2001 ¬†

TRACCE

A12 Urban Intervention, for the festival “La strada rovescia la città”, Isola Neighborhood, Milan, 2001 ¬†

SWING

A12 Installation, Fuoriuso, Pescara, 2000

SWING

A12 Installation, Fuoriuso, Pescara, 2000

PAROLE

A12 A dynamic dictionary of the contemporary city http://aporee.org/parole/ ¬†   presentations of the website “parole”: VII Mostra Internazionale di Architettura. Biennale di Venezia, Italia; Special Projects, P.S.1, New York, USA; Mutations, Arc en réve, Bordeaux, Francia; Solitude au Musée,

PAROLE

A12 A dynamic dictionary of the contemporary city http://aporee.org/parole/ ¬†   presentations of the website “parole”: VII Mostra Internazionale di Architettura. Biennale di Venezia, Italia; Special Projects, P.S.1, New York, USA; Mutations, Arc en réve, Bordeaux, Francia; Solitude au Musée,

EUROPAN 5 BIEL

A12 Europan 5 International Competition, Biel/Bienne (CH), First Prize. The new highway that will cross the site is the occasion to redesign the open spaces that divides an exhisting residential complex. The desired unity of the open space, transformed in

EUROPAN 5 BIEL

A12 Europan 5 International Competition, Biel/Bienne (CH), First Prize. The new highway that will cross the site is the occasion to redesign the open spaces that divides an exhisting residential complex. The desired unity of the open space, transformed in