Cersaie 2021 and architecture

Ten international architecture firms take part in Cersaie 2021 to present their international projects

Confirming the importance of Cersaie for architecture and design, ten internationally renowned architectural firms are participating with their projects, in a specially created space. Archincont(r)act is the name of the space/event where you can meet the professionals who create the world’s trendsetting architecture. A unique opportunity to see architects, producers and all the professionals of the sector in the same space.

The firms participating in the 2021 edition are Archea Associati | Archilinea  |  CaberlonCaroppi Italian Touch Architects  |  Iosa Ghini Associati – Iga | Lombardini22  Noa*  |  One Works  |  Pininfarina Architecture  |  Studio Bizzarro & Partners  |  THDP

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Cersaie 2021 and architecture: Archea Associati

Founded in Florence in 1988 by Laura Andreini, Marco Casamonti, and Giovanni Polazzi, Archea Associati is an architecture studio with more than 150 architects, working from offices in Florence, Rome, and Milan. In 2001, the founders were joined by Silvia Fabi, who coordinates the studio’s design work. Thanks to the collaboration with partner firms in Tirana, Beijing, Dubai, and Sao Paulo, the practice has completed several projects worldwide. Among the many projects completed by Archea, we can mention The Student Hotel, Florence Lavagnini. This complex is an example of renovation respecting the existing building while seeking innovative housing formulas.

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The Student Hotel, Florence Lavagnini, rooftop. Architectural project by Archea


Archilinea has accompanied the most important companies of the “Motor Valley” – Automobili Lamborghini and Ferrari – and the major groups of the Italian ceramic sector in the development and implementation of their general districts since 1981. Thanks to an integrated design methodology, Archilinea designs master plans, public and private buildings, industrial plants, showrooms and flagship stores all over the world.

Bugatti showroom-workshop in Paris, project by Archilinea


Chiara Caberlon and Ermanno Caroppi are taking part in the architecture-themed meetings at Cersaie 2021. They founded CaberlonCaroppi Italian Touch Architects in 2004 and one of the firms’ goals is to develop new hospitality concepts tailored to all hospitality categories. Among their projects is the Hilton Molino Stucky Hotel, one of the most striking industrial archaeological sites in Italy, built between 1884 and 1895. CaberlonCaroppi’s project respects the pre-existing building, preserving its peculiarities and historical features.

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Hilton Molino Stucky Hotel, Venice. Ph: Andrea Sarti

Iosa Ghini Associati

Among the many projects developed by Iosa Ghini Associati, the firm founded by Massimo Iosa Ghini, one of the most recent is the Marconi Express. The monorail, which connects Bologna Station to Gugliemo Marconi Airport, is an example of integration between mobility and landscape. Also in the last year, the studio developed an innovative hospitality concept with Starhotels E.CH.O. The firm’s fame is also due to the projects for the numerous Ferrari Stores all over the world, as well as residential projects for several clients, including Oko Group, CMC Group and Prelios Sgr.

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Marconi Express, the monorail connecting Bologna airport to the central station. Architectural project by Iosa Ghini Associati


Lombardini22 is a leading group on the Italian architecture and engineering scene, which invests in technology, innovation and sustainability. The company includes several brands, specialized in different fields. L22 is dedicated to architecture and engineering; DEGW is a leader in strategic workspace consulting; FUD Factory deals with Communication Design; CAP DC holds the Data Centers; Eclettico Design is dedicated to hospitality projects; Atmos designs light, air, sound, color, to create sensory atmospheres. DEGW projects include the new headquarters of Coca-Cola Italia.

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The headquarters of Coca-Cola Italia, a project by DEGW


noa* is the essential expression of a collaborative work ethic: the young team of architects and designers led by Lukas Rungger and Stefan Rier, based in Bolzano and Berlin, explores interdisciplinary design methods. A concrete example of this design philosophy is the Parc Hotel Florian in Siusi, where suites are housed in tree houses that blend seamlessly into the landscape.

Parc Florian Hotel in Siusi, a project by noa*


Among the many architectural, master plan, multidisciplinary integrated projects, OneWorks can boast the new Malpensa Prime Terminal. The Malpensa Prime Terminal houses five lounge areas with several meeting rooms and a limousine service and concierge are available for any request. There are two runways, 100 VIP parking spaces and a business center available for any need.

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The new Malpensa Prime Terminal, a project by OneWorks

At Cersaie 2021 Pininfarina and biophilic architecture

A global icon of Italian style, Pininfarina needs no introduction. Recognized for its unparalleled ability to create unique designs, Pininfarina is headquartered in Italy and has offices around the world. The firm works in industrial design, architecture, interiors, and automotive design. Pininfarina Architecture’s most recent architecture and interior design projects are located in Turkey (the control tower of the new Istanbul airport), the United States (1100 Millecento luxury condominium in Miami), Brazil (the residential projects of Cyrela, Vitra and Yachthouse), Italy (Juventus Stadium in Turin). At CASACOR Miami in 2019, the firm presented Oasis, a project interpreting biophilic architecture.

Oasis, a project by Pininfarina at CASACOR Miami 2019

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Bizzarro & Partners

Studio Bizzarro & Partners has achieved, in over thirty years of activity, a specific experience in the architecture and interior design of prestigious hotels, and places dedicated to hospitality and wellness in general.

Almar Jesolo Resort & Spa, a project by Bizzarro & Partners


Founded in 2005 by architect Manuela Mannino and interior designer Nicholas J Hickson, THDP relies on a creative team working from Italy and the UK. The practice specializes in hospitality facilities with an original and flexible approach. Like Terme di Saturnia Natural Destination, a place where you can enjoy an all-around water experience.

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Terme di Saturnia

Archincont(r)act is at Cersaie 2021, September 27 – October 1

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