CANTIERE CULTURA – TORINO FA SCUOLA

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Place / Turin, Italy
Year / 2017
Type / Secondary school
Status / Competition 2nd prize + Honorable mention

Initially conceived as an isolated element of the city, as a series of undifferentiated spaces, the Enrico Fermi school is redesigned in order to dissolve borders between the city and the school ensuring a dialog between didactic and experience, indoor and outdoor spaces, artificial and natural environment.

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SPACES MILANO PORTA NUOVA

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Place / Milan, Italy
Year / 2016-2017
Type / Co-working Renovation
Status / Completed

The project of Spaces Milano explores innovative ways of using spaces through a precise and sensible analysis of the context. Spaces occupies about 4,000 sqm of a traditional second postwar Milanese building. This building faces the Bastioni and turns towards Piazza XXV Aprile, a new city center and one of the most interesting examples of urban renovation. Spaces creates a community environment that offers multiple spatial solutions to create networks. Designing this ecosystem is like designing a small town or a large collective house. Each space is a useful place forthe community that allows multiple exchanges , from formal ones to informal and spontaneous ones. Even a hidden corner, if well designed, can turn into a great place of work and unexpected meeting.The strength of the project Spaces Milano relies on combining the informal model of this kind of spaces with the sensible aesthetic and rigorousness of the city, of its buildings and its entrances. (more…)



URBAN CORNER – PROGETTA STEPHENSON 86

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

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Place / Via Stephenson, Milan, Italy
Year / 2016
Type / Office Building – Mixed use
Status / Commission Competition 1st Prize – Progetta Stephenson86
Promoter / Liuni SpA [http://liuni.com/]
for Alinvest SpA [http://alinvestspa.com/]

In a former industrial district on the outskirts of Milan, at the center of a metropolitan system of connections, the new office building represents an opportunity to rethink the relationship between architecture and city. (more…)



MYSTERIOUS BATHS

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

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Place / Milan, Italy
Year / 2015-2016
Type / Public swimmg pool
Status / Realized

After ten years of dereliction the renovation project for an old swimming pool became the chance to imagine an innovative system of public spaces in the inner centre of Milan.
Next to the Franco Parenti theatre the swimming pool renovation has been designed to become it’s open air stage, allowing an original interchange (more…)



PRIMA-VILLA

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

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Place / Elba island, Italy
Year / 2015-2016
Type / Private house
Status /on going

Laboratorio Permanente’s first villa has been designed for an astonishing location in the heart of Mediterranean Sea. Located on the Elba island, the main one of the Tuscany’s archipelago, the Prima-villa blooms out of an (more…)



FC8 ROOF EXTENSION

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016


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Place / Milan, Italy
Year / 2014 – 2015
Type / House extension
Status / Built

How can you envision a modern architectural project for a small roof extension without coming into conflict with a mixed and dense historic urban courtyard? Instead of chasing a reorganizing design the project aims (more…)



two exhibitions in Garage

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

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Inside the new Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow, Ekaterina Golovatyuk and Nicola Russi (laboratorio Permanente) design two simultaneous exhibitions for Taryn Simon and Victor Pivovarov.
According to the OMA renovation project that preserves the original Soviet-era elements of the former 1960s restaurant, the exhibitions design interprets the museum spaces without hiding its interior backgrounds.

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Taryn Simon exhibition has been conceived as a suprematist space by massive white volumes tidily arranged in the central gallery. Three wide walls, two totemic three-dimensional crosses and one cylindrical recording studio occupy architecturally the open space.
Vitctor Pivovarof Exhibition has been conceived as a long sequence of free standing rooms slightly separated by the building walls and by each other. The narrow spaces in between walls give the chance to bring natural light inside the exhibition and in the same time provide it by artificial light during the night.



URBAN COMMUNITY FARM

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016


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Place / Milan – Italy
Year / 2015 – 2016
Type / Cultural multifunctional facilities
Status / In progress

A new hotspot for the entire city of Milan has been set along the Martesana canal, an historical water route that flows from the outside fields into the city centre. In an old farmhouse three young entrepreneurs gave birth to an unconventional project where commercial activities are integrated with social and artistic programs. LaboratorioPermanente has been invited to renovate the old farmhouse, adding new (more…)



“living the city” exhibition

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

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The exhibition “living the city” is hosted in the heart of the city of Bergamo, in the historic building Palazzo della Ragione, the oldest town hall in Italy, built at the end of the twelfth century on Piazza Vecchia.
The building’s main hall, Sala delle Capriate, is an ancient assembly hall where the city’s jurors gathered to make laws. The room is 16 meters wide and 18 meters long, with no internal (more…)



THE MOSCOW SHOWROOM

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015


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Place / Moscow – Russia
Year / 2014 – 2015
Type / Showroom and cafè
Status / In progress

On the west side of Moscow, along the Moskva river, old villages and new settlements are dipped in a beautiful landscape where dark forests come in succession with wide clearings. (more…)



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