Who we are


Andrea Antonucci

He graduates in architecture in October 2005, at the “Roma Tre University” (Rome).  He is a fully qualified registered Italian architect since 2006. His first work experience is at Fausti Studio in Rome, then he moves to London in 2008 where he starts to work as an architect at Mai Studio. In 2009 he is the co-founder of Office178, developing several experiences in international competitions and private projects. In 2010 he joins Archea in their office in Florence; he later moves to Beijing and joins the local Archea office as project architect. He currently lives and works in Beijing.

Alessandro BaccariHe graduates from the “Roma Tre University” (Rome) in December 2005, after a semester at the University of Arkansas as part of the Fulbright Institute scholarship programme. Since 2003 he has been working for Practices in several European countries and briefly in the United States. Since moving to the UK in 2006, he works at Foster+Partners, Wilkinson Eyre Architects, Arup Associates and AHMM gaining experience in a wide range of project types and roles. Additionally, he works on a series of private projects within Office178, developing an interest in pro-bono design and charity projects. He currently lives and works in London, United Kingdom.
Salvatore CalandrinoHe graduates from the school of architecture at the “Roma Tre University”, Rome in July 2006 later qualifying as an Italian architect in January 2007. After the degree he moves to South Africa where he takes part to the building of foundations and structure for the ‘House of Women’ for the community of Mmakaunyane, a little village near Pretoria. In 2007 he moves to London where he works for Mai Studio where he follows the whole architectonic process from conception to the construction phase on a series of projects. In the 2009 he founds Office178 his career of self employed. Since 2010 he lives in Rome, working for Seste Engineering, A&P Architects and arQprogetti.