LOOK (C)UP to Frammenti 2014LOOK (C)UP a Frammenti 2014

LOOK (C)UP to Frammenti 2014

Monte Porzio Catone (RM), Italy, 2014 Created during the” Frammenti 2014” Festival days ,  LOOK (C) UP is an installation realized with 120 wood pallets. It is an unconventional observatory, an intimate space where you can watch the stars. The structure is located within the area of cultural and archaeological Tuscolo Park  and is open to visitors every weekend.
Temporary installation BAGGY WAVEInstallazione temporanea BAGGY WAVE

Temporary installation BAGGY WAVE

Santa Severa (RM), Italy, 2014 Made during the days of preparation of ITALY SURF EXPO 2014, BAGGY WAVE is a temporary installation that hosted the relax area in the water. The structure consists of arches made of bamboo split and is supplemented by a system of lighting and shade cloth....
La Workshop Series Fattoria 42The Fattoria 42 Workshop Series

The Fattoria 42 Workshop Series

WHAT The Workshop Series envisage a multitude of different workshops within the same building site. Each workshop lasts for one week (comprising matters of innovative architecture), experts guide the participants through a process of acquisition, theoretical insight and moments of experimentation. Members will be able to develop skills and abilities...
La prima casa di paglia urbanaThe first urban straw bale house

The first urban straw bale house

Quadraro, Rome, Italy, 2012. The construction works have started at the end of January 2011, and for some months the inhabitants of Quadraro were treated to a curious construction site instead of the classic brick used straw bales. With this project we also wanted to dispel the cliché that the...
EVA eco villaggio autocostruitoEVA DIY eco-village

EVA DIY eco-village

Pescomaggiore, L’Aquila, Italy, 2OO9. Following the earthquake  of the 6th April 2009, the inhabitants of Pescomaggiore wanted to find a way to remain in their town. We were looking for someone willing to listen to our ideas. There were two priorities in EVA: redefine the professional-client-builder relationship through a participatory...
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The moroccan tadelakt, 26/28 june 2015, Rome

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The load bearing straw bale technique, 11/14 June 2015, Pescomaggiore (AQ)

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The reciprocal roof, 9/10 May 2015, Roma

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BAMWOOD Temporary installation made of bamboo, 17/19 april 2015, Monza

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For the Prize Ad’A 2015, Adriatic Architectures, came to answering 107 projects that have committed 77 design firms and over 500 designers, consultants and collaborators. The EVA project was selected by the jury as the winner of the AAA Special Mention. For more information: www.premioada.it.
The earthen plaster, 24/26 october 2014, Campi Salentina (LE)

The earthen plaster, 24/26 october 2014, Campi Salentina (LE)

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LOOK (C)UP Temporary installation, 19/21 september 2014, Monte Porzio Catone (RM)

LOOK (C)UP Temporary installation, 19/21 september 2014, Monte Porzio Catone (RM)

The workshop was held during the days of the Festival Frammenti 2014. Participants made, together with the team of BAG, a temporary installation that decorates the picnic area of the Archaeological and Cultural Park of Tuscolo, Rome. The structure was built using 120 disassembled pallets. It is an alternative observatory, an intimate space where you...
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Installation BRUSH ME! To the Monk Club

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The load bearing straw bale technique, 8/14 september 2014, Toffia (RI)

The load bearing straw bale technique, 8/14 september 2014, Toffia (RI)

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BAGGY WAVE Installation made of bamboo on the beach, 22/24 july 2014, Santa Severa (RM)

BAGGY WAVE Installation made of bamboo on the beach, 22/24 july 2014, Santa Severa (RM)

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BRUSH ME! Temporary installation made of bamboo and wood, 10/13 july 2014, Rome

BRUSH ME! Temporary installation made of bamboo and wood, 10/13 july 2014, Rome

The workshop taked place during the days of the festival’s opening MONK Club (ex La Palma Club). The participants carried out, together with the team of BAG, a temporary installation that furnish the outdoor spaces. The structure is composed of modular elements made ​​of bamboo and wood combine to create a flexible system of shaded...