first phase of corona verde Nichelino 2 approved!

CORONA VERDE NICHELINO 2 is the project of a linear park that connects Nichelino city center to the areas of the Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi, on the south edge of Torino. This project is part of the wider Corona Verde Masterplan that aims to connect all the cities around Torino through a grenways system. … Continue reading

federico @ MADE expo

the jury panel of the InstantHouse’s contest have selected Federico Rizzo project for the exhibition of the 1:20 scale model at MADE expo in Milan from 5th to 8th October 2011. bravo federico!

world architecture winner posters

download here World Architecture Award winner posters.  

nichelino – corona verde 2

Il nostro gruppo di progettazione (Stefano Assone, Cristina Gragnolati, Cesare Griffa, Filippo Rizzo, Riccardo Sampietro, Giulio Caresio, Alessandra Tosi, Chiara Martini) si è aggiudicato la gara per il progetto preliminare Corona Verde 2 a Nichelino. more info here.

bambu yoga pavilion

we designed a bambu yoga pavillion to activate garden meditation… any garden-owner/yoga-freak  interested in buying one? it’s possible to scale dimensions and do plenty of customizations to fit specific needs ;-) design team: antonio ravarino + federico rizzo + chiara tournour + federica di iorio (cg as design consultant;) ps. yes, it was a competition … Continue reading

porto pino beach awarded

our project, Porto Pino Beach, is one of Winners (selected through the Voting of Honorary Members) of the WA Awards 20+10+X 9th Cycle.

the lucas finalists @ evolo skyscrapers competition

our last year’s students @ polito the lucas (luca d’amico and luca tesio) got shortlisted as finalists in the 2011 evolo skyscrapers competition (715 entries)… congratulations!! more info here

Punta Marina Terme (Ravenna)

Progetto per il Concorso di idee bandito dal Comune di Ravenna per la “RIQUALIFICAZIONE E RIORDINO URBANO E DELL’IMMAGINE DI PUNTA MARINA TERME”. Una nuova area pedonale dalla città al mare Il progetto prevede la realizzazione di un nuovo percorso pedonale per collegare i diversi poli della città: Piazza San Massimiano, Via dell’Ancora, Via dei … Continue reading

porto pino beach

Porto Pino is a fantastic beach in southern Sardinia, close to Sant’Anna Arresi. A competition has been launched for a sustainable touristic installation. Our proposal is based on the anlysis of the existing “dune system”, one of the most important in the whole Mediterranean Sea. The new design acts as an artificial dune, retaining sand and preventing … Continue reading

parco solare sud

our proposal for the idea competition Parco solare Sud has been selected in the top classified on over 200 entries. … from the competition brief The municipalities of Scilla and Bagnara are crossed by some ten kilometres of Italy’s Autostrada del Sole (A3 Salerno – Reggio Calabria Highway), constructed, for the most part, in the … Continue reading

dingbat competition: i-housing

DINGBAT 2.0 – SANTA MONICA “Dingbat Competition, Choose Your Own Home Tour Wednesday, April 21, 2010, by Adrian Glick Kudler LOS ANGELES: The folks at the Los Angeles Forum for Architecture and Urban Design pass on word that they’ve recently launched a competition called Dingbats “to look at the condition of the ubiquitous housing type … Continue reading

metamorfosi, torino

Concept “If the past ten years have been about discovering post-institutional social models on the web, then the next years will be about applying them to the real world. Transformative changes happens when industries democratise, when they are ripped from the sole domain of companies, governments and other institutions and handed over to the regular … Continue reading

sucker punch – fort tilden competition: the neurotic entry

FORT TILDEN CONCEPT Fort Tilden is a DEGENERATED ARMY BODY that, thru a process of abandon, regained its natural environmental value. The LANDSCAPE ENGAGEMENT is a necessity. There is a natural value that needs to be respected. Nevertheless, the mere conservation of the natural values is not enough to enhance the site as a vital … Continue reading

maribor ugm competition: a sparkling museum!

UGM_International competition Maribor , Slovenia March 2010 The competition for the new building of the UGM / Maribor Art Gallery would like to acquire architecture proposal for the building, which will become the leading contemporary cultural centre, the engine of the urban regeneration of the Drava embankment and an example of sustainable architectural planning. The … Continue reading

eliat new city hall

we participated at the competition for the new city hall in eliat (israel) with axelrod-grobman architects (tel aviv). Data: Dates: Competition : 2009 Area: 12000 sq”m Credits: Architecture: Axelrod Grobman Architects in collaboration with Studio Griffa Principal in charge: Yasha Grobman, Irit Axelrod Design team: Yasha Grobman, Irit Axelrod, Mushit Fidelman, Kobi Ruthenberg, Orit Zabari … Continue reading

sucker punch lavender lake competition

our project for the lavender lake competition promoted by sucker punch daily got the honorable mention. project team: cesare griffa + davide guerra + federico rizzo the gowanus site is a toxic body in which the degeneration of the space is a direct consequence of the industrial and criminal activities that took place here over time. … Continue reading

gioiosa marea

CONCORSO INTERNAZIONALE DI IDEE PER LA RIGENERAZIONE URBANA DEL CENTRO STORICO DI GIOIOSA MAREA 7 SCENE IN CERCA DI AUTORE PROPOSTA METODOLOGICA Gente autentica, i gioisani. Gente a cui piace esprimersi, a cui piace parlare e dire la propria, che ama valorizzare i talenti piccoli e grandi di cui si è dotati e che in … Continue reading

la città dei bambini di frattamaggiore

Il Comune di Frattamaggiore ha bandito un concorso di progettazione per la nuova città dei bambini. Abbiamo partecipato con questo progetto. Estratto dalla relazione di concorso Lo spazio pubblico si articola su due livelli corrispondenti alla strada centrale e al giardino pensile. In questo modo si raddoppia la disponibilità di luoghi di incontro e di … Continue reading

Competition: The Art Fund Pavilion – (London – UK)

Launched by Tent London Consultancy and The Lightbox Gallery, the international competition brief asks for a semi-permanent summer pavilion to be mounted in the court of the Lightbox Gallery. The design team led by Cesare Griffa is shortlisted, within the first 20 positions (600 participants from 52 different countries). The shortlisted entries are exhibited at … Continue reading

Nuovo istituto agrario in località ‘Scacciapensieri’. Siena

A luglio 2008 la Provincia di Siena ha bandito un concorso per un nuovo polo scolastico in località “scacciapensieri”. Il concorso è stato vinto dal gruppo guidato da Adolfo Natalini. Noi abbiamo partecipato con questo lavoro. Design Team: cesare griffa, riccardo sampietro, filippo rizzo, daniele forte, edoardo coda, andrea graziano, francesca pasteris, davide del giudice, … Continue reading