ÈCRU is a design studio based in Parma, founded in 2012 by Antonello A. Sportillo and Julius Viglioli. He has distinguished himself in national and international competitions. The members have made several collaborations with renowned Italian design firms, with universities and academies. The study pays particular attention to urban hybridization method and logical metamorphosis of the area, a design strategy that starts from the historical analysis without tying themselves to position theoretically outlined. The approach to the project oscillates between art and technology, between realism and creativity, between truth and poetry, putting the abstraction understandability. Attention to the landscape, local communities and history, combines interest for photography and art.
Web site: www.ecruarchitettura.it
INOUTarchitettura is a studio founded in 2012 by Mario Benedetto Assisi and Valentina Milani. Take on projects ranging from small scale the design up to the wider territorial dimension, covering a cross-playing field in which the components of urban design, landscape and architectural complement and complete. The work of INOUTarchitettura is based on the combination and mix of the demands inherent in the architecture and the landscape, the dichotomy that animates every progetto.Tra prizes and awards include: the candidacy for European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015 , the selection of the five finalists studies 2014_Fondazione YAP MAXXI, Rome and the First Prize Europan 12_Kristinehamn (SE).
Web site: www.inoutarchitettura.com
km 429 is a project of life and an architecture / interior design. With roots predate its formal founding in 2013 it consists of Simona Avigni and Alessio Bernardelli. The name expresses the local character and approach the fluid at different scales and in different contexts in which it operates. Since 2009, on an individual basis, but with awareness of the whole, he has got relevant private contracts currently in the process, but also important awards and prizes in international design competitions.
Web site: www.km429architettura.com
Laprimastanza is a collective founded by Davide Agostini, Matteo Battistini and Francesco Ceccarelli which bases its work ranging from large to small scale. Their architecture is clear, pragmatic and innovative, it is shaped by the typical socio-economic aspects of contemporary design. They aim to regenerate the contexts without revolutionize the state of affairs, but imagining a new dimension, sustainable development where the close relationship between construction and nature become one of the main sources of emotion. They draw on a human scale spaces because they believe any environment should improve the quality of life of the people who spend their time in it.
Web site: www.laprimastanza.com
MORANO RAO ARCHITETTURA
Andrea Morana and Luana Rao studied at the Faculty of Architecture of Siracusa, a city where in 2009 obtaining their degree and founded the studio MORANA + RAO ARCHITECTS. Undertake a design research process, which focuses on functional needs, clarity and spatial order. The shape and space, through the simplification process, reach sizes and clear proportions to be recognizable and express the character of the building without interference. If the detail is necessary for the understanding of all, the order is the necessary condition for the recognition of the value of the designed space. Achieve numerous awards including: honorable mention for the “National Award Selinunte” (2012), honorable mention in the National Prize “Young Talent Italian Architecture 2014”, the first prize in the national competition “Italian Pool Award 2014 “and honorable mention in the” Premio Gubbio 2015 “.
Web site: www.morana-rao.com
OPPS architecture was founded in February 2015 and is composed by architects Philip Shepherds, Francesco Polci and Antonio Salvi. In 2016 opened a studio in Florence in Via Fossombroni 11. Constants of the work is the participation in architectural competitions, private projects and collaboration with the academic world with the intention of combining research and contingency.
Web site: www.oppsarchitettura.com
PARDINI HALL ARCHITECTURE
Pardini Hall architecture is a RIBA Chartered Practice, an architectural and design company based in London. Their belief is based on the idea that the environment has a direct influence on the way of life of the people why everything becomes an integral part of a project, from the structure to the connections with the site, such as to influence the way people inhabit a building. The protection of places, seen as exploitation of resources and civic responsibility are the values that daily put the basis of their work.
Web site: www.pardinihallarchitecture.com
MIDE architects is a professional firm that specializes in the design at different scales of intervention: urban, architectural, and interior; the particular interest to the simplicity of lines and volumes, the extreme attention to detail, the finishes and the choice of materials, characterize the design approach. The suggestions that inspire the design production, born from the emotional reading of the place, giving the project the role of response to the vocation of the site itself, reinterpreting the typical traits and translating them into new architectural solutions. Work is also distinguished by special attention to issues of environmental and energy sustainability, using qualified staff and professionali.In parallel professional activity continues a continued research and comparison, through national and international competitions; in a short time the studio has won many awards and publications.
Web site: www.midearchitetti.it