MEF – Museo e Casa Natale Enzo Ferrari

MEF Museo e casa natale Enzo Ferrari - Modena | image courtesy Politecnica ©Gabriele Melloni - Studio Cento29

Modena (IT) The exploitation of the cultural heritage The new museum dedicated to the legendary Enzo Ferrari in Modena (Italy) is divided in two different spaces: the “Casa Natale” (the birthplace) – a building from the beginning of the Nineteenth century where Mr. Ferrari was born in 1898 – and the new gallery near the […]

Bì – Toy and arts museum

Bì La Fabbrica del gioco e delle arti - Cormano | image courtesy of AF517 | photo ©Ernesta Caviola

Cormano, Milan (IT) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio Bì – La Fabbrica del Gioco e delle Arti (Toy and arts museum), after more than 30 years has closed in Cormano and opened in Florence. In the past, the museum had been inaugurated by Bruno Munari. The museum displayed one of the most important European […]

The new office buildings (“The Torre Orizzontale”) of the Fiera Milano in Rho

SSF - Milano | image courtesy of AF517 | photo ©Ernesta Caviola

Rho, Milan (IT) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio The new office buildings (“The Torre Orizzontale”) of the Fiera Milano in Rho, designed by the 5+1AA Studio (that is now Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia), are in the area North-west of Milan and aim to enhance the development and architectural transformation of an important part of the […]

A.S.I. Headquarters – Italian Space Agency

ASI - Roma | image courtesy of Peluffo&Partners | photo ©Ernesta Caviola

Rome (IT) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio The theme of the project for the new Headquarters of A.S.I. – Italian Space Agency – focuses on the research of balance. A formal balance based on dissociation. “A building with several functions and different manufacturing parts has to take into account all the spaces, focusing on […]

Frigoriferi Milanesi

Frigoriferi Milanesi | image courtesy of AF517 | photo ©Ernesta Caviola

Milan (IT) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio Over time, the city center and its development have been getting close to the Frigoriferi Milanesi and the Palazzo del Ghiaccio, two ancient industrial buildings of the beginning of 1900s. The development area of the Frigoriferi Milanesi and Palazzo del Ghiaccio is in the street via Piranesi […]

Marseilles Docks

LES DOCKS - Marseille | image courtesy of AF517 | photo ©Luc Boegly

Marseilles (FR) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio The Docks of Marseilles are a place where people can think, and the territory meets the city. Past and future communicate with the users and inhabitants of the place. In the middle of 1800s, when the Docks of Marseilles were built, they represented the third most important […]

New headquarter IULM 6

Nuova sede IULM 6 - Milano | image courtesy of Peluffo&Partners | photo ©Ernesta Caviola

Milan (IT) © Author: Arch. Francesco De Fazio The realization of the new headquarter IULM 6 by Gianluca Peluffo with 5+1AA literally changed the characteristics of an outskirts area in the south of Milan. This was possible thanks to a project that aims to be a clear urban story of the city. In this way, […]