ABOUT US

Orizzontale are an architects’ collective based in Rome whose work crosses the fields of architecture, urbanism, public art, and DIY practice. Orizzontale since 2010 has been promoting projects of common relational spaces, giving form to both dismissed and unseen images of the city. These projects have represented the ground for experimenting new kinds of collaborative interactions between city dwellers and urban commons as well as occasions to test the boundaries of the architectural creation process.

Orizzontale has developed projects in Italy, Spain, Germany, Austria, Greece, Ukraine, Portugal, Netherlands. “8 ½”, the mobile theatre designed by orizzontale in 2014, was awarded the international prize of Young Architects Program(“YAP MAXXI 2014”) by MAXXI Museum and MoMA PS1. […]

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  • EFFIMERO IAHsummer2018 workshop The luminarie (lighting installations) are bright sceneries that celebrate the urban space of the city during religious and civil festival; thse structures are installed across the streets redefining the prospects. Archistart e orizzontale promote for IAHsummer18 a special workshop session during which......

  • How can architecture supported by research and new technologies be used to improve the cultural, social and economical fabric of rural communities? The projects aims to create a small but effective way of bringing disparate social groups together across abuilding threshold in the the Italian......

  • We are happy to participate in the Milan Arch Week with Gianluca Peluffo, we will talk with him on the theme “Genealogy”. We are waiting for you on May 26th at 11am at the Triennale di Milano!  ...

  • On the occasion of Open House Roma, we present Iceberg Marranella da Leporello (Via del Pigneto 162 / e). Iceberg is a temporary installation and the starting point of a processof urban reactivation. An opportunity to break the ice, meet and confront, imagine what’s beyond......