ABOUT
THE PRACTICE

Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel share a desire to stimulate a new and different way of experiencing space – beyond the structure. An art of living, with a unique micro & macro perspective. Architecture that evokes emotion, stimulates intellect, reflects qualities of life. Architecture which is in dialogue with context and engages people.

FOUNDERS &
PARTNERS

Antonio Citterio

With work in every significant museum’s contemporary design collection, Antonio Citterio is a knowledge broker for innovation in design and architecture. His humble demeanor and environmental sensitivity put form at the service of function, elevating both.

Patricia Viel

Patricia Viel is the driving force of the practice. Her exceptional insight, leadership and sensibility bring her to the forefront of the fast-paced architectural environment. Working closely with the team, Patricia Viel evokes emotion and perspective with each project, and translates it into extraordinary narrative and durable design solutions.

Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel
Marco Brambilla
Sara Busnelli
Claudio Raviolo
Florian Thorwart
Joseph Montaleone
Chung-Yi Yang
Francesca Carlino
Paolo Mazza

AWARDS
&
PUBLICATIONS

MAJOR COMPETITIONS
  • 2018.1st Prize – International Competition: Porta Nuova Gioia area, East and West lots – Milan (Italy)
  • 2016.1st Prize – International Competition: Taipei Sky Tower – Taipei (Taiwan)
  • 2016.1st Prize – Requalification of the Military Memorial Monument of Monte Grappa – Italy
  • 2015.1st Prize – New Retail Concept for Poste Italiane – Italy
  • 2013.1st Prize – International Competition: New office building in Arnulfpark – Munich
  • 2013.1st Prize – International Competition: Requalification of the railway station area of Chiasso, Switzerland. Joint venture with C+S Architect
  • 2013.2nd Prize – International Competition: New sport centre, Lugano, Switzerland
  • 2012.Finalist – International Competition: mixed-use complex at Spree Urban – Berlin
  • 2011.1st Prize – International Competition: Expo 2015 site accessibility essential works – Milan
  • 2011.Finalist – International Competition: Residential building on Königinstrasse – Munich
  • 2008.1st Prize – Architectural Competition: Masterplan for the “Cascina Merlata” area, Milan, ex-aequo with MCA Architects and Studio Caputo Partnership
  • 2007.1st Prize – International Competition: Renovation of the historical Palazzo Aporti building, Milan
  • 2007.2nd Prize – International Competition: Diocesano Museum, Milan
  • 2005.1st Prize – International Competition: Hotel Facilities, Hafencity, Hamburg
DISTINCTIONS
  • 2018.Bulgari Resort Dubai awarded Prix Versailles in Hotels category (Africa and West Asia)
  • 2014.Ermenegildo Zegna Headquarters (Milan, Italy) and Piazza Michele Alboreto (Rozzano, Italy) selected for the Italian Pavilion at the “Architecture Biennale”, 14th edition, Venice, Italy
  • 2012.Salaino 10 residential building: nominated work for European Union Prize For Contemporary Architecture – Mies Van Der Rohe Award
  • 2012.Technogym Village (Cesena, Italy) selected for the Italian Pavilion at the “Architecture Biennale”, 13th edition, Venice, Italy
  • 2007.GlaxoSmithKline Day Nursery: nominated work for European Union Prize For Contemporary Architecture – Mies Van Der Rohe Award
  • 2005.Hamburg Architekture Preis (2nd prize): Edel Music AG Headquarters, Hamburg
MONOGRAPHS
  • 2016.Lezioni di Architettura e Design – Antonio Citterio, Design sensibile e tecnologico, RCS, Milano
  • 2011.I Maestri dell’Architettura – Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners, Hachette, Milano
  • 2011.Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners, Monograph.it #3, LISt, Barcelona
  • 2007.Alba Cappellieri, Antonio Citterio. Architettura e Design, Skira
  • 1995.Pippo Ciorra, Antonio Citterio, Terry Dwan: ten years of architecture and design, Birkhauser Verlag