Lorena Alessio

Lorena Alessio studied Architecture from the Turin Polytechnic. She specialized in Urban Design at Oxford Polytechnic, held a master’s degree at Pratt Institute of New York, and a Ph.D. at the Nihon University of Tokyo thanks to a Monbusho Scholarship. From 1998 to 2016, she taught Architectural Design at several universities in Italy, Japan, and South Korea, and worked as a Researcher at the Architecture and Design Department from the Turin Polytechnic.

Being an attentive promoter of quality in architecture, she worked with internationally renowned architects, organized conferences, exhibition and collaborated with Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo. Always passionate about Japanese culture, she has supervised several publications about Japanese architecture, including Shigeru Ban and Toyo Ito monographs. In 2016 she was named Associated Professor at Hosei University, Tokyo.

She has been operating worldwide with her laa–lorenaalessioarchitetti studio, working on Master Planning, Urban, and Interior Design. Among her main works, it is worth mentioning the StilNovoCity Masterplan in Taichung (Taiwan), the re-styling, and re-furbishing of the Japanese restaurant chain Saizeriya, the Community Center “Accumoli” for the city of Accumoli, presented at the Italian Pavilion at Biennale di Venezia 2018.

CONTACT

info@lorenaalessio.com
+390115856341

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Via Cernaia, 27
10121 Torino – Italy
P.1. 07092450019

laa@ L.A.Lab
Taichung, Taiwan

laa@D2A STUDIO, LLC
New York, U.S.A.

laa lorenaalessioarchitetti

Via Cernaia, 27
10121 Torino – Italy
P.1. 07092450019