programme: exhibit design, Open House Roma 2013
location: s. Lorenzo, Rome, Italy
client: Open House Roma
status: temporary installation
partners: C.di Florido, M. Romani
Micro Farfalle Metropolitane
Farfalle Metropolitane (Metropolitan Butterflies) is an outdoor installation designed and realized for the Open House Rome event, in 2013.
Open House Rome is a one-weekend, annual event in which many buildings, notable for their architecture, and many areas, usually out of traditional tourist circuits, can be visited for free. The Open House Rome is part of the international event Open House Worldwide, held in more than 25 cities, across 4 different continents. In San Lorenzo, a neighbourhood of colours, lights in motion, one of the few in Rome, which still preserves vital memories, we tested the idea of a change of direction through a small but poetic and traditional gesture: the origami. Fold and compose, to bring back the nature in the city.
Architectural competition for the Bamiyan Cultural Centre, Afghanistan (2015).
Architectural competition for the new Solntsevo metro station, Moscow (2014).
Architectural competition for a 60-place children’s day nursery and park facilities in Rome, ranked 3° project (2013).
Renovation, development and reuse of an industrial building in L’Aquila (2013).
Micro farfalle metropolitane in san Lorenzo, Open House Roma (2013).
International architectural competition for the italian pavilion at Expo 2015 in Milan, ranked 9° project (2013).
“Idee per l’Esquilino” ideas competition, Rome, finalist project (2012).
Renovation, development and reuse of urban spaces in the Pigneto district in Rome (2011).
Architectural international competition for the province of Bolzano’s new office, second selection (2010).
Ideas competition for young architects: pedestrian bridge in Rome, 1st prize (2010).