Andrea Balestrero (Genova 1970) is an architect which experience as practitioner, teacher and researcher, moves across various disciplines in the fields of architecture, urban design and contemporary art. He holds a Ph.D. in architectural design from the Politecnico di Torino (Turin, Italy 2003) and an M. Arch. from the University of Genova (1995). He is one of the founding members of gruppo A12, a collective of architects dedicated to the hybridization of architectural design and visual arts www.gruppoa12.org.

In 2009 he associates with Roberto Giussani founding the firm giussaniarch – Roberto Giussani / Andrea Balestrero www.giussaniarch.com.

Afer moving to Mexico City, In 2017 he starts collaborating with Artigas Arquitectos https://artigas.com.mx/ where he is now Project Director for mexican Central Region.