Researcher at Università di Bologna, Principal + co-founder at Co-de-iT
Architecture and Planning | Bologna Area, Italy, IT
Engineer and Senior Researcher at Università di Bologna (where he also teaches Architectural Design), MArch in Biodigital Architecture, PhD in Architectural Engineering, co-founder and coder at Co-de-iT (www.co-de-it.com). He has been advisor of many Master Thesis in Engineering and Architecture; he has lectured and/or taught at (among others) Domus Academy, IaaC (Barcelona), AA Visiting school (Paris and Dubai), Accademia Belle Arti Bologna, TU Innsbruck, KTH Stockholm, UNI Stuttgart, Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico). His interests interweave computation, tectonics, aesthetics and design ecology in architecture and allied disciplines. His recent interests regard the autonomous organization of information, matter and void and its materialization via programmable constructor agents (machines, from robots to synthetic organisms). He is also skilled in computational design & 3D modeling on several platforms, among whose he has a preference for Rhinoceros, Grasshopper, C#, Java/Processing.