The project is based on a very specific functional requirement: the need to set together a certain number of average-size sales facilities, which are almost totally unconnected to each other, also providing a truly not able range of facilities (mainly parking) all connected, as far as possible, to...
Alfonso Femia (1966) and Gianluca Peluffo (1966) founded studio 5+1 in Genoa in 1995. In 2005 they set up 5+1AA architecture agency. In 2005 they won the International competi tion for the New Cinema Palace in Venice (under construction), with Rudy Riciotti. In 2006 they opened an Atelier in Milan. In 2007 they founded 5+1AA sarl in france and they were entrusted with the development of the Master Plan Milano Expo 2015. In 2008 they won, with Jean-Baptiste Pietri and Italiana Costruzioni spa, the international competition for the new directional buildings of Sviluppo Sistema Fiera in Milan (nearly completed) and they were entrused with the urban development of the Parisian Area Massna Bruneseau, with Moatti&Riviere. Alfonso Femia is a professor at KSU in Florence and Contact Professor of Architectural Design at Ferrara University. Gianluca Peluffo is a researcher in the Faculty of Architecture in Genoa.