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transformation in design
Matteo Giustozzi, Alessandro Mason

The aim of “multiplo project” is to investigate on a possible different point of view on what architectural transformation, trough design, promoting a possible circular economy. The focus will be to change the perception of the demolition process, and transforming it from being the beginning or the end into a significant part of an ongoing process. The research is part of an ongoing project for a new community/innovation centre which formerly was a military base. The project investigates a possible alternative development between architecture and design, driven by a possible combination of ecological sensitivity and economic convenience trough an introduction possible actions actions which facilitate the use of raw materials and possible circular economies.


Bio Alessandro Mason is an architect and craftsman. He received his Master’s degree in Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano in 2010 and shortly afterwards founded studio GISTO. He is currently a professor for Production Technologies and Systems at the Faculty of Design and Art of the Free University of Bolzano-Bozen. Matteo Giustozzi is a designer and craftsman. He graduated from the Politecnico di Milano with a Master’s degree in Industrial Design. His strong interest in materials and craft led him to merge together theoretical and practical approaches.

2019, Softcover edition, 160x230 mm, 119 pages

Title Multiplo, transformation in design
Authors Matteo Giustozzi, Alessandro Mason
ISBN 9791220052962