Algae in Alba

Tonight at 18,00 our brand new proposal of a Vertical Algae Farm for the Casa del Barolo in Alba will be on display at the exhibit MIMESI in Alba organized by Aganahuei. The project is addressing a number of issues specific of the Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero recently listed as Unesco World Heritage including: landscape mitigation of … Continue reading

Alp Design Lab

In occasione del numero 280 della rivista ALP dedicato al Futuro (preview a questo link), in uscita in questi giorni in edicola, in collaborazione con Andrea Graziano (Co-de-iT) e Giulio Caresio (Alp Magazine), abbiamo ideato un laboratorio di sperimentazione per progettisti che vogliono cimentarsi sul tema della montagna (Alp Design Lab). Esploreremo temi legati a architettura, design, … Continue reading

Lecture @ DNA Italia

Tomorrow afternoon (starting from 14,30) we will be presenting the project for Nichelino Corona Verde @ the conference DNA Italia @ Torino Lingotto Centro Congressi – sala Lilla (more info here)

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

616 series: outdoor sitting system

616 series benches drawing a "go green :-)" txt in the nature

We are working on a  landscape project for which we needed a family of benches that could be connected to each other to form straight and curvy lines. Surprising… We couldn’t find in the market products suitable to our needs (and we were very happy to enjoy designing new benches!). So we developed a sitting … Continue reading

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.

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

corona verde, venaria

The project is finalized to design urban furniture for the area of Venaria along the banks of Ceronda and Stura di Lanzo rivers, included the area adjoining Venaria Royal Palace park. Cesare Griffa wins the tender. He is in charge of design , realization, measuring and accounting of five “urban devices” that act as furniture … Continue reading