Baku Urban Regeneration

PROJECT SUMMARY "... the ability to allow a revision of one's past is characteristic of a modern city (they are the old cities that make their past ugly).  ... But saving the past does not mean not planning the future ... " Umberto Eco . This Urban Regeneration project is based on a reading of…

ISTAT Headquarter

PROJECT SUMMARY The third prize-winner of the competition, this project represents a proposal for an office building for the ISTAT (The Italian National Institute of Statistics) headquarter based in Rome. The shape of the building respects the indications of the development plan of the Municipality of Rome with defined "basement" element, containing common areas developed…

DRA&U wins third place in ISTAT Competition

Today it was announced that DRA&U won a third place prize in competition on the proposal for an office building for the ISTAT (The Italian National Institute of Statistics) headquarter based in Rome.

In the creation of the project also contributed studio AMATI, Ariatta Engineering and Gnosis.

Stay tuned for more information on the project!

BAKU URBAN REGENERATION

On 7th March, under the framework of the Italian Design Day 2019 in the World, DRA&U in collaboration with the Union of Architects of Azerbaijan presented their joint project on “Baku Urban Regeneration”. The project aims to create “a smart district for the future city”, where urban, architectural and social transformations take place inside a…

BAKU URBAN REGENERATION

On 5-6-7th of March 2019, Baku will host the third edition of the Italian Design Day, an integrated promotion project launched by the Foreign Ministry with a scope to highlight the excellence and peculiarities of Italian design around the world. This year, under the framework of the Italian Design Day and with the patronage of…

Kenya Social Housing

PROJECT SUMMARY This social housing development model is designed to change a common view on social housing blocks, mostly associated with dull and grey shades. The bright and cheerful colours of the buildings make it quite a vibrant development. Aimed to be realized in order to ease a shortage of housing in Kenya, this urban…