Atelierzero is an award winning architectural practice founded in 2012. We have a diverse portfolio of projects in the residential, commercial and cultural sectors. We work closely with our clients to develop the brief into innovative and cost effective designs that respond to their physical and cultural context. Always striving to create emotional designs with conceptual clarity, our design process is informed by both traditional craft based techniques and the possibilities offered by modern materials and fabrication methods.
A particular care is always on the landscape and the environment where our projects are rising; we believe that the first step for a good architecture is a good interaction within its context.
Atelierzero approach all of their projects by integrating sustainable strategies into the design from the outset. The scheme’s form, materials, orientation, siting, day lighting and ventilation are considered in relation to the local landscape and climate. Whenever possible, sustainable technologies are also incorporated to enhance the building’s environmental performance.
After his degree in Civil Architecture in 2009, Piermattia has been working with Arch. Prof. Maria Grazia Folli on several housing contests. In November 2010 he moved to Tokyo and started working for Kengo Kuma Associates, there he had the possibility to work on a different range of projects, such as the competition for the new Dramatic Arts Academy Ernst Bush of Berlin and the new MCBA in Lausanne. In 2011 he started an active collaboration with Studio Giunchi in Milan and since 2008 he is tutoring at Politecnico di Milano.
Stefano started his collaboration with Arch. Lucia Paci and Arch. Camillo Magni from Operastudio Architects after his graduation in 2009. With Operastudio he had the possibility to work on a wide range of national and international projects; in 2010 he participated with them at the competition “A house for Luanda: Patio & Pavilion”, the project has been selected for the second phase of the competition and exposed at Lisbon Architecture Triennial. In the same year with a project team that included architects, engineers and sociologists he won the first prize at the competition “Repensar Bonpastor - Barcelona”. In 2011 Stefano collaborated with Studio Boeri Architects in Milan on the design of the master plan for the D4 District in Skolkovo (Russia). Since 2008 he is tutoring at Politecnico di Milano.
Graduated in Civil Architecture in 2009, Alessandro is collaborating since 2005 with Studio Mariani in Villasanta participating in a wide range of projects and gaining first rate experience as project manager and site director. In 2007 he started his academic career tutoring at the Politecnico di Milano and since 2011 he is teaching Statics and Structures at the Civil Architecture Faculty. He is currently part of a team involved in the evaluation of earthquake damages on historical buildings in different part of Italy affected by major earthquakes in the past years. Alessandro is also a chartered surveyor for the EU Energy Certification Performance of Buildings.
Maria Zaghi, Marco Briscese, Beatrice Andina, Adèle Gilson, Giovanna Tavecchi, Giacomo Pirotta, Matteo Mazzucchi, Enes Ismailati, Cristian Tiberiu Porumbel, Nicolò Crippa, Filip Durikovic, Paolo Ceresatto
2015. Casabella | Meno di 31 - Special Mention
2013. Architizer A+ Awards - Special Mention
2013. Galleria Civica di Trento restyling competition - 1st prize
2010. Underground parking and permanent market international competition - 2nd Prize
May 2014. Alps. Magazine
Feb 2014. IoArch. Magazine
Nov 2013. Ottagono. Magazine
Jul 2013. a. Magazine
May 2013. Rai3. Interview
May 2013. l’Adige. Newspaper
Apr 2013. Artribune. Web Magazine
May 2013. Ottagono. Web Magazine
Nov 2012. a. Magazine
May 2010. Giornale della Facoltà di Architettura Civile. Magazine
MART - Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto
Curia di Milano
Il Corniolo srl
Architetto Tommaso Giunchi
Operastudio Architetti Associati
Milano _ Piazza Tito Minniti 1, 20159 Milano (MI)
Rovereto _ Corso Bettini 56, 38068 Rovereto (TN)
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