Wienerberger Brick Award 2016

Wienerberger Brick Award 2016

Area 145 | Underworld

International magazine of architecture and project design march / april 2016

A Stone Sky
There is a passage, in Calvino's

Area 145+ | Living tools

International magazine of architecture and project april 2016

Essential Tools of Living
The kitchen and bathroom: presence and absence of domestic space
You could build a history of living, changes in lifestyles and forms of family relationships through an account of the evolution of places in

Area 144 | Singapore

International magazine of architecture and project design january / february 2016

Singapore: Fifty Years of Solitude
Singapore is difficult to define, difficult and complex for its perhaps unique status, a place that simultaneously represents, as in Luigi Pirandello's famous novel, the disintegration of identity  in this case urban 

Area 143 | Elemental

Area 143 | Elemental

Area 142 | Facade

International magazine of architecture and project design september / october 2015

The Facade: the role and autonomy of the face
During the Renaissance, a building's facade acquired autonomy and importance that went beyond the building's sense of necessity; whereas in the nineteenth century, the facade embodied the building's

Area 141 | Vacation

International magazine of architecture and project design july / august 2015

The time of idleness and living
In ancient Greece the time of idleness, referred to as σχολή (scholè), that is, the attention given to contemplation and participation as spectators in theatrical, sports and political activities, assumes a positive

Area 140 | Architecture and food

Area 140 | Architecture and food

Premios ceràmica Ascer 2015

Premios ceràmica Ascer 2015

Studio Archea one of five finalists for Mies Arch 2015

Studio Archea one of five finalists for Mies Arch 2015

Area 139 | Under construction

International magazine of architecture and project design march / april 2015

The World is Under Construction
It is a well-known and comprehensible fact that globally, the needs of living of more than seven billion people who populate the planet, require a complex and frenetic construction of places that

Area 138 | Mockba 2.0

International magazine of architecture and project design january / february 2015

On Moscow: a necessary preface
Every new issue of Area tends to have a long gestation period. Because they are ultimately monographs, each topic requires in-depth research and many months of work by our editorial staff. This

Area 137 | Chinese identity

International magazine of architecture and project design november/december 2014

Chinese Identities
More than ten years ago Area dedicated an entire issue to a critical reading of the Chinese reality on the basis of a study of its two biggest and most important metropolitan cities, Beijing and

Area 136 | Elements

Area 136 | Elements

Area 135 | Grafts

International magazine of architecture and project design july/august 2014

Grafts, a Central Issue in the Contemporary Debate
If we attempt an interpolation on a cultural level between the general theme of the Fourteenth International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennial proposed by Rem Koolhaas, Fundamentals, and

Marco Casamonti at Arq.Futuro

Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 7 November 2012

Architect Marco Casamonti featured as one of the lecturers at the fourth edition of the international architecture forum Arq.Futuro, hosted in the Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte on the 6th and 7th November 2012.
The event, which was

Sticciano. The fire continues

The round table Architecture and ceramics which was held on 29 September 2012, within the context of the event Sticciano 2012  The fire continues, vaunted architect Giovanni Polazzi as one of the participants.
The event, held in the Medicean estate of Sticciano under the aegis of the

International workshop at the Mackenzie University

18 October 2011

Planning architecture, building cities is the theme of the workshop that Marco Casamonti held Tuesday 18 October at the Mackenzie University in San Paolo.
The invitation received by Marco Casamonti from Valter Caldana director of the tradition-rich Brazilian university and curator of the ninth Architecture Biennial

Area 135 | Grafts

International magazine of architecture and project design july/august 2014

Grafts, a Central Issue in the Contemporary Debate
If we attempt an interpolation on a cultural level between the general theme of the Fourteenth International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennial proposed by Rem Koolhaas, Fundamentals, and

Area 134 | Clients

International magazine of architecture and project design may/june 2014

The value of the client
With a metaphor that is as complex as it is contradictory, one often compares the architect, even if the noun is masculine in Italy, to the mother and the client or rather

Area 133+ | Wellness

International magazine of architecture and project design april 2014

Area 135 | Grafts

International magazine of architecture and project design july/august 2014

Grafts, a Central Issue in the Contemporary Debate
If we attempt an interpolation on a cultural level between the general theme of the Fourteenth International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennial proposed by Rem Koolhaas, Fundamentals, and

Area 134 | Clients

International magazine of architecture and project design may/june 2014

The value of the client
With a metaphor that is as complex as it is contradictory, one often compares the architect, even if the noun is masculine in Italy, to the mother and the client or rather

Area 133+ | Wellness

International magazine of architecture and project design april 2014

Archea al West Bund 2013 of Shanghai

Between 20 October- 19 December  2013, Archea is exhibiting at the Biennial of Architecture and Contemporary Art in Shanghai, a show organized in a former industrial district of Shanghai, once for manufacturing ceramics.
The event strives to be an opportunity to keep up to date and dialogue on recent developments in

Archea espone a Shanghai

The UBPA B3-2 exhibition pavilion, realized for the Expo Shanghai 2010, and the GEL-Green Energy Laboratory research centre which was opened in May 2012 at the Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, are the two projects chosen to represent Studio Archea’s recent activities in China within the context of the

MuBE | São Paulo

MuBE | São Paulo

1968/2008 Forty years of design

1968/2008 Forty years of design

Vinar | Vino Arte Architettura

VINAR, at the Stazione Leopolda in Florence, was a multisensorial exhibition about wine, art, and architecture, created by Federico Motta Editore and Pitti Immagine, promoted by the Centro di Firenze for Moda Italiana, and in collaboration with the Camera di Commercio di Firenze and Provincia di

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