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CORSO VITTORIO RE-FURBISHMENT AND NEW APARTMENTS (Turin, Italy –2005) Re-furbishment of 35 apartments, offices and commercial areas in the center of Turin, defining block built in the Nineteen Century, all in brick structure. Creation of an underground parking system in slots. The apartments layout has been completely rethrought.Some floors presents beautiful paintings, while the penthouses […]

PIOVA MASSAIA

Previous Next RESTORATION OF SS. PIETRO AND GIORGIO CHURCH (Piovà Massaia, Italy – 2010) Important Church of the 18th century, designed by Benedetto Alfieri. Interventions on wooden roof, doors and windiws; renovation of the interiors in accordance with the “General Direction for the historical, artistic and demo-anthropologic Heritage Office”. Stratigraphy will help in defining the applied […]

TORRE LITTORIA RESTAURANT

Previous Next WINNER PROJECT – REALE MUTUA NEW NEW RESTAURANT AND CAFETERIA TORRE LITTORIA RESTAURANT AND COFFE BAR (Turin, Italy – 2012) The project is designed as highly theatrical space, open on all sides to view Turin panorama at the top of Torre Littoria, located in Piazza Castello, the hearth of Turin. In the cafeteria […]

TAICHUNG TRANSPORTATION TOWER

TAICHUNG TRANSPORTATION TOWER (Taichung, Taiwan – 2007) Proposal for a re-styling of building’s facades of ‘Taichung Transportation Tower’. Considered the future landmark of the City, the project deals with the concept of conceiving in contemporary architecture typical and traditional elements of Chinese  architecture. Clouds as found on vases and into the Oriental traditional Art, as into details […]

CITYLIFE

WINNING PROJECT – RE-DEVELOPMENT OF EX FIERA MILANO AREA CITYLIFE (Milan, Italy – 2005) Re-development project of the historical Milano Fair area in Milan. The project, now under construction, is the winning design of an international bid competition won in 2005 by the group composed by ArchA spa (Turin), Zaha Hadid (London), Arata Isozaki (Tokyo), […]

SEALAND

Previous Next MONTECARLO SEALAND (Montecarlo – 2007) The project of expansion of Montecarlo was an international bid competition. The project group was composed by Arata Isozaki (Tokyo) and Daniel Libeskind (New York), headed by Bovis Lend Lease Srl (Milan) as Project Management. Lorena Alessio was a Consultant of the project, as Design Manager for Bovis […]

FINGER

Previous Next FINGER (Settimo, Italy – 2009) Finger is a dialogue between architecture and the hilly landscape of Piedmont. It is 3,000 square meters used as offices and exhibition spaces overlooking Turin and the Basilica of Superga. The intervention is part of the water basin designed to collect water from the flooding of the Rio […]

ORIENTAL KIT

Previous Next ORIENTAL KIT (Italy –2010) Oriental Kit is a wooden pavilion in a natural environment, that revives the ancient and refinedtraditional Japanese bath. Oriental Kit can be inserted nearby the house, for moments of relax, surrounded by nature. The pavilion is flexible and it can be personalized according to the surrounding environment. The pavilion […]

FERRARI

Previous Next FERRARI (Maranello, Italy – 2011) Design and development of the new amazingly lavish and elegant commercial spaces in the Ferrari Maranello historical factory, right where Enzo Ferrari in person had started producing sports cars since 1947. Locations for the Hospitality Factory Tour and the Atelier 1 and 2 have been selected after a […]

DIAMANTE

Previous Next DIAMANTE (Settimo, Italy – 2012) Located in the historic center of Settimo Torinese City, the project redefines the concept of a building overlooking the main square of the city and the uniformity of its skyline. The volume is characterized by continuity between facades and rooftops, as a monolithic bulk, resembling a diamond. Bow […]

MIXITY

Previous Next HONORABLE MENTION – TWO PHASES INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION MIXITY (Tainan, Taiwan – 2012) The new Tainan re-development Plan has a strong relationship with the surroundings, and the new Station Area is intended as an enzyme which will start to bring new life to the city. The site will slowly develop all its aspects, to […]

STILNOVOCITY

Previous Next SELECTED PROJECT – IN/ARCH & ITALIAN MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 2015 STILNOVOCITY (Taichung, Taiwan – 2013) StillNovoCity is a private investment by a Taiwanese corporation for a mix-use facilities project. The inspiration comes from a series of images and concepts deriving from Taiwanese landscapes (rice fields and Chinese traditional architecture) and the Italian […]

EN-LIGHTING

Previous Next ENLIGHTING (Taichung, Taiwan – 2013)​ The project aims to define a strong identity of the new cultural center for Taichung City and its Metropolitan Area. The site is characterized by an architectural design that merges into landscape and dialogues with the urban areas. It is a place of culture, of sensations, a framework […]

COLLIDER

Previous Next CLIMB! COLLIDER ACTIVITY CENTER (Sofia, Bulgaria –2013) Park, Collider Acti vity Center, open air areas, and boulders constitute a space to be discovered whi le experiencing the whole site. The building itself offers opportunities of cl imbing. It resembles rocks and it can be experienced on different floors. People can walk around it, […]

SAIZERIYA CORPORATE BRAND

Previous Next SELECTED PROJECT – IN/ARCH & ITALIAN MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 2015 SAIZERIYA – Brand Identity(Tokyo, Japan – 2013) Re-styling of Saizeriya restaurants. The project com­prises a manual “Corporate Identity Guidelines” and a first prototype. Considering the number of exi­sting restaurants (more than 1,000) the renovation will take a period of time. The restaurant […]

ACCUPOLI

Previous Next EXHIBITED PROJECT – 16TH INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION VENICE BIENNALE 2018 – ITALIAN PAVILION MENTION AT THE PLAN ADWARDS 2018 ACCUPOLI (Accumoli, Italy – 2018) Accupoli is an experimental project, with a strong social impact, which indicates a moment of transition and rebirth for the Accumoli community. Accupoli is a Community Centre, born in […]

FEDERAL BUILDING

Previous Next SECOND PRIZE – TWO PHASES COMPETITION FEDERAL BUILDING – EX CASERMA AMIONE (Torino, Italy – 2018) Ex-Caserma Amione Masterplanning and Architectural Competition asked for a program with contemporary solutions for the forthcoming new public headquarter of the Turin City Council. Being inserted in a semi-central area of Turin, the competition asked for an […]

EX PALACE BRON

EX PALACE BRON (Courmayeur, Italy – 2018)​ Palace Bron Hotel creates a contemporary architecture combining Japanese elegance and the Italian atmosphere. It results from the collaboration with Kengo Kuma, the famous Japanese architect. The design of the hotel involves the use of local and sustainable materials, defining a strong and continuous relation with the surroundings, […]

TORINO LUCE HOSTEL

Previous Next TLH – TORINO LUCE HOTEL (Moncalieri, Italy – 2018)​ The project is part of a process of urban regeneration that provides an innovative and contemporary concept for a new generation of travelers. It started from the reconversion of a residential building, including commercial areas, into a hostel. Located in an area undergoing severe […]

SAIZERIYA WALLPAPER

Previous Next SAIZERIYA Wallpapers(Tokyo, Japan – 2020) Wallpapers designed  for the Japanese restaurant chains Saizeriya STATUSCompleted CLIENTSaizeriya Co. Ltd. DESIGN TEAMLorena AlessioGraphic Designer – Rosali Alessio   ALL WORKS CONTACT info@lorenaalessio.com+390115856341 laa lorenaalessioarchitetti Via Cernaia, 2710121 Torino – ItalyP.1. 07092450019 laa@ L.A.Lab – Taichung, Taiwan D2A STUDIO, LLC – New York, U.S.A. Instagram Linkedin

SAIZERIYA AFFASCINANTE

Previous Next SAIZERIYA Affascinante (Tokyo, Japan – 2019) Since 2013, Saizeriya has been an ongoing and successful project that started when the famous Japanese restaurant chain contacted laa for the restyling and refurbishing of their restaurants and the creation of a new corporate identity. This year, laa has been involved in designing 26 restaurants, successfully […]

SAIZERIYA ROMANTICO

Previous Next SAIZERIYA Romantico (Tokyo, Japan – 2019) Since 2013, Saizeriya has been an ongoing and successful project that started when the famous Japanese restaurant chain contacted laa for the restyling and refurbishing of their restaurants and the creation of a new corporate identity. This year, laa has been involved in designing 26 restaurants, successfully […]

SAIZERIYA AVVOLGENTE

Previous Next SAIZERIYA Avvolgente (Tokyo, Japan – 2019) ​ Since 2013, Saizeriya has been an ongoing and successful project that started when the famous Japanese restaurant chain contacted laa for the restyling and refurbishing of their restaurants and the creation of a new corporate identity. This year, laa has been involved in designing 26 restaurants, […]

KOM MADAYN

Previous Next KOM – HEADQUARTER OF PUBLIC ESTABLISHMENT AND INDUSTRIAL ESTATES (Madayn, Oman – 2020) Work, relax, culture, and nature mix into a masterplan which organises functions and areas according to views, connectivity, interrelation, and comfort. This is the new KOM headquarters for the public establishment and industrial estates, designed for the city of Madayn […]

H&H

Previous Next H&H (Casablanca, Morocco – 2020) H&H is a small double-height boutique, designed to combine local food products and ceramics. Taking advantage of the characteristics of the site, space is divided into two main areas: the ground floor for food products and the more intimate loft for the display of ceramics. The refinement embodied […]

PAINTMART

Previous Next PAINTMART (Casablanca, Morocco – 2020) Paintmart is a place where the visitor is welcomed and guided in the choice of pictorial decorations. Space resembles a boutique composed of different areas: the exhibition space, a play area for children, a library of colors, technical offices. The exhibition space is characterized by a series of […]

ATLAS PEINTURE INTERIORS

ATLAS PEINTURES – INTERIORS (Fes, Morocco – 2020) Atlas Peintures includes the design of the exhibition interiors, an area on two levels where space is organized according to exhibition needs. A boutique is created in which each product is enhanced through the design of specifically designed furnishings. The use of poplar finishes for the interior […]

ATLAS PEINTURES EXTERIOR

Previous Next ATLAS PEINTURES (Fes, Morocco – 2020) The project for Atlas Peintures in Fes consists of an office, showroom, and warehouse complex building. From a design perspective, the innovative facade and the interior design solutions are particularly appealing. The new facade designed for Fes Atlas Peintures intends to define a profound relationship with traditional […]

RESTREAT FOR SILENCE

RETREAT FOR SILENCE (Montiglio Monferrato, Italy – 2020) Located in the countryside of Montiglio Monferrato, in Piedmont, there is a hermitage self-sufficient in energy and water. The building, designed to be a place of meditation, is the third project by laa studio that explores the structural capacity of plywood, introducing the new topic of self-sufficient […]

CANALE VIGOLUNGO

Previous Next CVC – CANALE VIGOLUNGO (Canale d’Alba, Italy – 2019) An innovative project carried out for the company E. Vigolungo S.p.A. which is a Piedmontese company specialized in the production of plywood and multilayers. CVC is a 160sqm building designed with poplar plywood prefabricated elements, intended to house a large exhibition space and offices. The […]