GranTouristas goes to Venice Biennale 2012

GranTouristas is the digital layer of the Italian Pavilion at the 2012 Venice Architecture Biennale; a community of thousands of participants that aggregates around social media with the aim of sharing a common imaginary and to generate collective and collaborative creative intentions between digital and analog. In other words GranTouristas is a jouney in Italy meeting interesting people working on new architectures. GranTouristas is by Daniele Mancini, Stefano Mirti, Remo Richetti with the contribution of the GT community.

The GranTouristas Facebook Group
GranTouristas project Facebook Page
On Twitter (curated by Gioia Guerzoni)
On Istagram (a cura di Andrea Volpe e Valentina Carta)
On Tumblr (by Daniele Mancini)
On Crowdmap (by Marco Lampugnani, Gaspari Gaspare Caliri e Laura Doardo)
GT Atlas (by Stefano Mirti)
Klatmagazine diary (by Cristina Perillo)

More on IdLab website

Here a report on Abitare n.532 05/2013 by Stefano Mirti

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// What is

UNPACKED Studio is a professional practice based in Rome (Italy) operating within the traditional fields of architecture and urban planning but also interested in exploring the contemporary through other creative approaches.

// What we do

UNPACKED Studio provides services in the fields of Design, Communication, Architecture, Urban Planning, Participatory Process, Innovative Education and Research.

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// Mission

UNPACKED Studio is a common ground for speculations over cross-fertilizing projects involving several professionals from diverse disciplines. We like experimenting cutting-edge approaches between digital and analog.

// Who we are

UNPACKED Studio has been founded by Daniele Mancini and Irene Rinaldi, both architects and educators.

Daniele Mancini is Ph.D. in Theory of Architecture. He worked in France at Jakob+ MacFarlane Architects and in The Netherlands at Wiel Arets Architects. He is currently involved in teaching activities at IED Istituto Europeo di Design di Roma.

Irene Rinaldi worked in Spain at De La Puerta Architects and in Italy at Schiattarella Associati where participated to the design of Italian Pavillon for the Japan Expo 2005 in Aichi (Nagoya)

UNPACKED Studio started in January 2005 thanks to the Young Entrepreneurs European funds “Sviluppo Italia”.