"For me, it's always about dealing with the problem of building without worrying whether or not I fit into the canons of the architecture of our time or of all times, that is, I don't think 'architecture'. My culture is born every time."
As a surveyor, I learned that two parallel lines will never meet. At IED, I realized that those two lines can still dialogue endlessly with each other.
My designing is preliminary analysis, problem-solving, targeted strategy, tailoring care, and 2% "creativity".
Probably, I learned how to distinguish the scents of wood before I learned how to walk. A few years later, by attending various companies here and there throughout Europe, I understood something more.
The years spent with the great Master and Friend Luca Scacchetti in his studio in Milan have been the most important collaboration of my life. Thank you, Luca, I know you're also here...
In books, knowledge has been hidden long before the invention of the web. You cannot turn off a book and it stays in your mind forever. I hope it doesn't all end up in a server.
I have developed a Method that I follow scrupulously. It is based on basic processes in which there is no room for the ephemeral. The final result must be proven, indisputable, tangible, and long-lasting.