// arthitectural / Florence

Massimo Mariani Architect Studio
Bego – Benozzo Gozzoli Museum


It needed to make a building to house two tabernacles of master Benozzo Gozzoli with its sinopie, which waited a long time, in the civic library, for a definitive fitting. To do this, in the historic center of Castelfiorentino, a building of the’60s has been demolished between the train station and the Oratorio San Carlo. […]


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mdu architetti
New Municipal Library in Greve


The Municipal Library of Greve in Chianti, designed by mdu architetti, is located in the heart of the Chianti region, in the province of Florence, in Tuscany. The building is located at the entrance of the city in a former industrial area, near the Greve river. The project represents the attempt to evoke and re-interpret the […]


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studiostudio architettiurbanisti
intervention by spot-projects


Public space regeneration through the “Pedibus” micro-projects in the Oltrarno quarter, Florence.  The Oltrarno is a historic district south of the River Arno in Florence with a number of intrinsic characteristics that makes it one of the most problematic areas of the city. The morphological situation is complex and varied: the historic city center is protected […]


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A4Adesign
Kiton Stand


“” The stand has been designed to create a series of small rooms off a central space. The interior in different colours reflects the new collection and acts as a backdrop for the mannequins.  The external walls are covered in a material that is difficult to recognize: honeycomb cardboard with a laminated texture of overlapping slats […]


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Andrea Maffei Architects
Florence Music and Culture Park


The project comes from the tender launched in October 2007 for the redevelopment of disused area outside the historic center of Florence, and in particular in the vicinity of the old rail-station Leopolda, and the Royal Park of the “Cascine”. This work is part of those identified by the “Committee of Ministers for the 150th […]


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Claudio Nardi Architects
Riva Lofts


Halfway between being at home and halfway between being away, these lofts are testimonials and participants in contemporary living yet also travel experiences through time and space. The spirit of sharing is another inheritance from the past, linked to the culture of working, part of the historic vocation of places like this. Thus the nine […]


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C+S Associati
SHN – Student housing Novoli


The student housing in the former Fiat area in Novoli, Florence, was designed to adapt to the constraints of the brief – the perimeter of the lot, the fixed alignment, the building height – and to use them as a spring¬board for original compositional and typological solutions that have produced an articulated, light-filled interior landscape […]


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Giovanni Michelucci
The Highway’s Church


The church is formally named after John the Baptist has also earned the name of the Highway’s Church for its location (43°49’54.45″N – 11° 9’28.07″E) between the Highway of the Sun and the A11 Firenze-Mare Highway, and for the fact that the church was built for honoring the workers who had died during construction of […]


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Vertical Garden Design
Replay Store


The vertical garden at the Replay store in Florence covers a 7m high L-shaped wall in the 3-storey boutique. The garden is inspired by the undergrowth of a temperate forest, similar to what could be found in the lower parts of the hills not too far away from the city of Florence. Although as with […]


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