Area 145 | Underworld

International magazine of architecture and project design march / april 2016

A Stone Sky
There is a passage, in Calvino's Cosmicomics, which, describing our planet from an unusual point of view, that is, from inside, subverts our usual way of considering ourselves the world's inhabitants; it encourages us

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

Area 142 | Facade

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

Area 139 | Under construction

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

Area 135 | Grafts

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

MARCO CASAMONTI LECTURE AT SHARE TIRANA 2020

Marco Casamonti participated in the third edition of the International Forum of Architecture and Engineering SHARE Tirana 2020 on February 11 at the Hilton Garden Inn Tirana. This edition announced a panel of speakers from 9 countries and an interactive program of conferences, debates, exhibitions, workshops, book launches and the first edition

Le nuove architetture di Milano

Laura Andreini took part in the talk organized by Arketipo together with Studio Stefano Boeri architetti and Studio SANAA, at the Swiss Corner in Piazza Cavour in Milan.

Laura Andreini lecture at “Ceramic Narratives Symposium”

Laura Andreini participated as guest speaker, on 12.12/2019, at the ''Ceramic Narratives Symposium'' in the London Building Centre, a symposium that aims to stimulate a discussion on the multiple attributes of ceramics as a versatile architectural material, focusing on conceptual issues and practical challenges posed by the use of innovative

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Michele De Lucchi

The event curated by architect Laura Andreini is part of the cycle of conferences "Paradigma. Il tavolo dell'architetto", the periodic project organized in collaboration with the Museo Novecento of Florence, a series of events that celebrates famous architects of the international contemporary scene. In this seventh event, scheduled from

OPENING NEW NATIONAL STADIUM OF ALBANIA

OPENING NEW NATIONAL STADIUM OF ALBANIA

Perelli 2030.

The architect Giovanni Polazzi took part in an architecture workshop for the redevelopment of a historic farm and the design of a new winery, in the heart of Tuscany, in the province of Arezzo, at the Perelli Farm. In addition to laboratory activities there will be guided tours of

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Adolfo Natalini

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Adolfo Natalini

Summer School in Football Stadia Management

Summer School in Football Stadia Management

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Mario Cucinella

The event introduced by architect Laura Andreini and Sergio Risaliti, in collaboration with Area magazine, is included in the cycle of conferences "Paradigma. Il tavolo dell'architetto" at the Museo Novecento in Florence. In the fifth meeting the protagonist is the architect Mario Cucinella, curator of the Italian Pavilion at

November Talks 2017 London.

Architect Laura Andreini opened a series of conferences at the UEL School of Architecture in London in November, presenting and exposing the work of the studio and its concept of architecture. "Architecture is constantly confronted with many different landscapes, whether economic, cultural or social.  These same landscapes define the

La Ceramica e il Progetto 2017

La Ceramica e il Progetto 2017

Milano Arch Week 2017

Milano Arch Week 2017

Wienerberger Brick Award 2016

Wienerberger Brick Award 2016

Area 157 | wine

International magazine of architecture and project design march / april 2018
Architecture versus wine
There are events and circumstances of which architecture seems to feed more effectively than others, or rather there are human activities that require the art of building, in other words, the contribution of that discipline,

Area 156 | Hong Kong

International magazine of architecture and project design january/february 2018
Hong Kong: a unique city
Each issue of Area, six, or rather seven per year if we consider the "plus" issue during the Salone del Mobile dedicated to design, is the subject of a long period of investigation

Area 158 | nextGen infrastructure

International magazine of architecture and project design may/june 2018
Living in a complex system
The density, that is, the proximity among people but also among people and things as well as among houses, has suddenly become a positive and appreciated value of modernity, contravening the idea that

Area 157 | wine

International magazine of architecture and project design march / april 2018
Architecture versus wine
There are events and circumstances of which architecture seems to feed more effectively than others, or rather there are human activities that require the art of building, in other words, the contribution of that discipline,

TEMPODACQUA III Biennale di Pisa

TEMPODACQUA III Biennale di Pisa

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Michele De Lucchi

The event curated by architect Laura Andreini is part of the cycle of conferences "Paradigma. Il tavolo dell'architetto", the periodic project organized in collaboration with the Museo Novecento of Florence, a series of events that celebrates famous architects of the international contemporary scene. In this seventh event, scheduled from

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Adolfo Natalini

Paradigma. Il tavolo dell’architetto: Adolfo Natalini

Area 152 | Public nature

International magazine of architecture and project design may / june 2017
Public Nature
It is certainly not the first time that Area deals with landscapes. Although it tackles topics that refer to projects barely describable through the narrow field of observation of the photographic image, incapable of defining or

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 Firenze. Archea Associati

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