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. In 2017 Orizzontale was awarded first prize in the competition for the regeneration of Piazza Europa in Aprilia, launched by Italian Ministry of Culture and Italian Board of Architects. The project is currently under construction. In 2018 at the Venice Biennale, orizzontale is awarded the “Young Talent of Italian Architecture 2018”, which rewards the best Italian under 35 practice. […]

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  • Perestrello 4.0 – L’ARGO Dopo lo scioglimento di Iceberg torniamo alla Marranella con l’apertura di un cantiere navale per realizzare l’Argo! “L’Argo – Luogo Comune Perestrello 4.0” è la quinta fase del progetto di ricerca su Largo Bartolomeo Perestrello avviato a Roma nel 2010. Largo......

  • Italia-Olanda – Collaborazioni di arte pubblica  Dipartimento di Architettura dell’Università Università Roma Tre – aula Libera Largo Giovanni Battista Marzi, 10 – Roma 30 maggio -14:30 – 16:00   From a new collaboration with the association NOEO and No-Rocket, L’Argo was born – Perestrello Common Place 4.0,......

  • On May 22nd we will be at Milan Polytechnic for Milan Arch Week, guests of Gizmo! Together with a lot of great people: U67, Raumplan, casatibuonsante architects, GANKO, Fosbury Architecture, False Mirror Office, Parasite 2.0, gosplan, studiowok, Forestieri Pace Pezzani, small, PIA. The talk will be......

  • We’re happy to start this new amazing project! May 17th, 6 pm under the arches of Ehrenfeld Bhf in Cologne there will be the open presentation and the public dinner of re:build – building common spaces organized by CityLeaks and TRANSURBAN , stay tuned and......