Wednesday December the 19th, 2017, at the Triennale di Milano, the Editorial Director Roberta Busnelli presented the 2018 editorial program of the international magazine IQD which schedules a unique 4-issue collection directed by four leading architects (Alfonso Femia, Alexander S. Brodsky, Giancarlo Mazzanti and Renato Rizzi).
The issue n°50/2018 will be directed by the architect Alfonso Femia (Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia AF517) and will be entitled “Invisibile(i) Mediterraneo(i)”.


The 2018 editorial program of the quarterly magazine of architecture and design IQD schedules a unique 4-issue IQD collection assigned to four leading architects (Alfonso Femia, Alexander S. Brodsky, Giancarlo Mazzanti and Renato Rizzi).
The issue n° 50/2018 will be directed by the architect Alfonso Femia (Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia AF517) and will be entitled “Invisibile(i) Mediterraneo(i)”.
2017, December the 19th, from 10:30 am, the program of the magazine will be presented at the Triennale di Milano with the introduction of Roberta Busnelli, Editorial Director of IQD.

2017, December the 19th – from 10:30 am
Sala Lab. – Triennale di Milano
Viale E. Alemagna 6


Event organized by the Architect Board of Treviso.
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate, with Leonardi Gori from ESA Engineering, to the event “ARCH_Talk” intervening on the integration of internationalization with the tool of architecture competitions.

2017, December the 15th – from 5:00 pm
Palazzo dei Trecento, Treviso


Promoted by Schuco, organized by the magazine The Plan and with the patronage of the Architects, Planners, Landscapers and Conservationists Board of Milan.
Alfonso Femia will participate to the event “Re-cladding – Re-design Architecture” which will take place at Theatro.
The moderator will be Luca Giannelli from United Consulting.

2017, November the 28th – from 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm
via F. Petrarca 20, Verano Brianza (MB)


Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia participates at Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai which will take place in the Chinese metropolis from the 23rd to the 25th of November.

2017, November from the 23rd to the 25th
Shanghai Exhibition Centre


Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia participates at the international event Revolution@work on November, the 21st and the 22nd at the Coeur Défense congress center in Paris.
AF*DESIGN will present the new version of “cubomagico240” produced with Staygreen and other fellow travelers of the « right to matter ».
The cube, presented for the first time at the Design Week Milan 2017 by AF*DESIGN, represents the concept of the “Chronologic System” which is at the basis of the Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia’s research on the use of space related to time, during the day, week, months, year, applied to different possible places.

2017, November the 21st and the 22nd
Congress center – Coeur Défense Paris


The International Pavilion, curated by Luca Molinari at Arsenali Repubblicani, presents a selection of works released in the last decade across Europe and in the Mediterranean basin. Projects are organized into four theme sections: Water as Heaven on Earth’s source; Architecture as a landmark in dialogue with water; Water as landscape: sea, lake and river scenes; Water as magic, dream and hypnotic reflection.

2017, November, the 19th – at 4:00pm
Arsenali Repubblicani – Pisa


Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia participates at WAF World Architecture Festival and Awards which will take place in Berlin between the 15th and the 17th of November.

2017, November 15th-17th
Arena Berlin, Germany


Award Ceremony
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia AF517
 wins the “Smart Building Prize 2017” awards with the New BNL-BNP Paribas headquarters in Rome in the tertiary-offices category.

2017, November the 15th – from 11:00 am

Leonardo Room, Fiera Milan Rho


Event organized by the Cultural association “Pensieri > Forma > Materia”
by Valentina Radi and Fabio Signoretti
with the contribution of Schnell Spa
and the patronage of the City of Pesaro and the Architects Board of Pesaro Urbino

Alfonso Femia (AF517) will be the protagonist of the first meeting of “I pensieri dell’architettura” entitled “THE JOURNEY | THE WHALE AND HER STAR”

2017, November the 13th – from 6:15 pm
Pesaro civic museums
via Vincenzo Toschi Mosca, 29

Free entrance with mandatory registration at:
(limited seats)


Alfonso Femia participates at the round table « Regard sur l’architecture », a series of meetings with architects who are the protagonists of the book Regard published by Batimat and the review Architecture d’Aujourd’hui for the event.
Alfonso Femia will speak with Marc Pietri, President of Constructa, about the Marseilles Docks.

2017, November the 8th – from 3:00 pm
Batimat Event
Parc des Expositions – Paris Nord Villepinte
Hall 5A


2nd edition
Cultural project ideated by Associazione LP Laboratorio Permanente per la Città
and in collaboration with Pisa Town Council
Alfonso Femia, member of the Scientific Committee of the Pisa Biennale, will be present at the press conference for the new edition of the Biennale which focuses on the theme “Cities and Water”.

2017, November 3rd – from 12:00
Sala delle Baleari
City of Pisa


Organized by Cdo Emilia and Cdo Piemonte
in collaboration with Florim spa
Alfonso Femia will participate to the meeting on the theme of “Network Value” with Ercole Porta, President of Coop Edile Artigiana.
The moderator will be Elena Stopponi, President of Cdo Edilizia.

2017, October the 27th – from 10:00 am
Florim spa
Fiorano Modenese (MO)


Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will hold the conference “Realismo Immaginario”, organized by the Culture Committee of the Architects Board of Foggia and moderated by the architect Nicola Giacomo Tramonte.

2017, October the 23rd – from 3:00 pm
Auditorium della Camera di Commercio
Viale Fortore – Foggia


Series of lectures organized by The Plan
with the patronage of appc udine
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate to the lecture “Progettare spazi a misura d’uomo: Un’architettura consapevole e condivisa” with a speech on “Geographical Enchroachments”
Luca Giannelli, from United Consulting, will also participate.

2017, October, the 11th – from 1:00 pm
Palazzo Kechler
Piazza XX Settembre, 14 – Udine


Panel Discussion
2017, October the 4th
Samsung Smart Arena
Via Mike Bongiorno, 9 – Milan
Samsung and Videoworks, in collaboration with Studio Marco Piva, Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia and FOR Engineering, are pleased to invite you to the panel discussion organized at Samsung Smart Arena to discuss the latest developments in the field of integration between architecture, design and technology.
The moderators will be Nicola Leonardi, publisher of The Plan magazine, and the journalist Giorgio Tartaro.


Iconic Awards 2017
Award Ceremony
2017, October the 4th
BMW Welt – Munich, Germany
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia wins the “Best of Best project” awards with the Docks of Marseilles and the New BNL-BNP Paribas headquarters in Rome.


Wired Next Fest Firenze 2017
Directed by Federico Ferrazza with the patronage of the City of Florence and in collaboration with Audi
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate to the talk “The new horizons of smart working” on the occasion of the inauguration of “Orizzonte Europa” by BNL Group.
2017, October the 1st – from 12:15 to 1:00 pm
Sala Macconi – Palazzo Vecchio, Florence


2017, September, the 29th – from 9:30 am

Chiesa dei SS. Demetrio e Bonifacio
Piazzetta Teodoro Monticelli – Naples
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate to “Neapolis – Living as a student”, a presentation and an award ceremony of the contest addressed to architecture and engineering students.


“I Cafè della Stampa”, dialog place in Fiera – Bologna
promoted by Confindustria Ceramica and in collaboration with BolognaFiere
Alfonso Femia / Atelier(s) Femia AF517 is invited on Wednesday, September the 27th at 12:00, at The Plan Cafè to talk about “The materials of architecture”.
The architect Toti Semerano, from the architecture laboratory Piergiorgio Semerano, will also participate.
The moderator will be Nicola Leonardi, publisher of The Plan magazine.
To be accredited:



organized by TOWANT
2017, September, the 19th – from 8:00 pm

Via Marsala 7 – Milan
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate with its own playlist to the 4th edition of DJ ARCH NIGHT, the parties organized inside designer showrooms where the DJ is the architect.



in collaboration with the City of Varese and the Architects Board of Varese
2017, September, the 19th – 6:30 pm

Salone Estense
Via Sacco 5 – Varese
Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will take part in the cycle of meetings on architecture and urban planning dedicated to the themes of urban regeneration and re-use in the contemporary city.


Festival Lago Maggiore LetterAltura 2017

organized with the City of Verbania, LetterAltura, the Architects Board of Novara Region and VCO

2017, September, the 15th – 4:00 pm

Palazzo Flaim – Verbania

Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia, in dialog with Giorgio Tartaro, inaugurates the exhibition “L’Entre Deux – il Cielo di Roma” and presents the project for BNL-BNP Paribas Real Estate headquarters in Rome.


Atelier(s) Alfonso Femia will participate to the event “Prato in the Future: themes, places and strategies of the future city”
2017, September, the 14th – from 4:00 to 7:00 pm
Auditorium, Camera di Commercio
Via del Romito 71 – Prato


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OGR News

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MHE News

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SSF News

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