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Z. House in Mantova / Vittorio Longheu

Architects: Vittorio Longheu
Location: Via Giovanni Dè Cani, 46100 Mantova MN, Italy
Photographs: Federica Bottoli

Collaborators: Marcello Bruno, Roberto Bona, Barbara Vivian, Ugo Rossi, Mattia Ferrari, Davide Mantovani, Alessia Verrua
Lighting: Viabizzuno srl
Stone Floors And Cladding: Pibamarmi srl…
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Marble Quarrying Looks Even More Awesome Than You Imagined

In this video from NOWNESS, an excerpt from Yuri Ancarani’s documentary “Il Capo” (The Chief…), the filmmaker captures the mesmerizing business of Marble extraction in the hills of Northwest Italy. The prized delicacy of the Carrara stone’s surface Sigue leyendo

C House in Vincenza / Vittorio Longheu

Architects: Vittorio Longheu
Location: Vicenza VI, Italy
Architect In Charge: Francesco Durante, Paolo De Biasi, Elisabetta Roman
Photographs: Federica Bottoli

Collaborators: Ugo Rossi
Lighting: Viabizzuno
Wood And Stone Floors And Claddings: Palmalisa Zantedeschi srl Furnitures: Merotto & Milani srl

From …
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Milan Expo 2015: Herzog & de Meuron Designs Slow Food Pavilion for Carlo Petrini

Herzog & de Meuron have unveiled the design for their Slow Food Pavilion, due for completion by the 2015 Milan Expo in May. Showcasing the work of Carlo Petrini’s Slow Food organization, the pavilion promotes the global organization’s vision of universal access to… Sigue leyendo

D Opera / Studio Zero85

Architects: Studio Zero85
Location: 65024 Manoppello PE, Italy
Architects In Charge: Mirko Giardino, Mario Michetti, Giovanna Pizzella
Area: 260.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Sergio Camplone

From the architect.… The building, situated on the top of a hill, responds to a Sigue leyendo

Casa CM / Paolo Carlesso

Architects: Paolo Carlesso
Location: Via Gorizia, 77, 21054 Fagnano Olona VA, Italy
Area: 290.0 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Simone Bossi

From the architect.… Like the time
A tree can’t grow up in few days. 
My trees are still twigs, my Sigue leyendo

Courmayeur Ski & Snowboard School / LEAPfactory

Architects: LEAPfactory
Location: Courmayeur AO, Italy
Design Team: Stefano Testa, Luca Gentilcore, Stefano Girodo, Corrado Curti
Area: 50.0 sqm
Year: 2015
Photographs: Francesco Mattuzzi

Framework: Microlamellar beech wood (from reforestation)
Shell: Composite sandwich panels
coating: aluminum shingles
Architectural Layout: arch. Fabrizio …
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Arup Unveils Plans for New A.C. Milan Football Stadium

Arup has unveiled a proposal to construct a new stadium for the Italian football club A.C. Milan in a central area of Milan. If built, the venue would integrate a “modern stage” for the team’s home matches with a hotel, sports… Sigue leyendo

3 Vaults / R3architetti

Architects: R3architetti
Location: Turin, Italy
Year: 2014
Photographs: Jacopo Gallitto

From the architect.… We have been asked to reconfigure the interior of a three-room apartment of about sixty square meters in Turin to accommodate a new type of home who Sigue leyendo

Renzo Piano and G124 to Transform Italian Suburbs with Shipping Containers

A group of six young architects under the leadership of Renzo Piano have been hard at work transforming unused spaces within Italy’s suburban framework. The team, known as G124, focuses its efforts on injecting life back into overlooked and forgotten areas of its built environment… Sigue leyendo