Lazzarini Pickering Architetti: A Global Architectural Vision
Lazzarini Pickering Architetti, a dynamic multidisciplinary architectural practice, boasts a distinguished presence across Rome, Milan, and Sydney. The firm has garnered international acclaim across a diverse spectrum of design, from urban master plans and historic building renovations to restaurant, retail, and hotel design, and even extends its expertise to nautical and furniture design, graphics, and branding. Their mastery is exemplified by their recent contribution to the revitalization of Rome’s Villa Borghese Museum.
With a focus on creating grand private residences and sensitively reimagining historical structures, Lazzarini Pickering Architetti has established a legacy that marries contemporary innovation with an appreciation for heritage. Notably, their portfolio includes six opulent villas ranging from 2500 to 3500 sqm, as well as a captivating family compound comprising three villas spanning 1800 to 3600 sqm, nestled in Bantry Bay, South Africa.
In the realm of marketing and branding, Lazzarini Pickering Architetti’s influence is equally profound. Collaborations with prestigious names like Hermès, Montblanc, Valentino, Wally Yachts, Ferrero, and Fendi underscore their ability to shape luxury experiences. Their two-decade partnership with Fendi, encompassing art direction for events, fashion shows, showrooms, and boutiques, serves as a testament to their enduring impact in the luxury market.
The studio’s global footprint extends across Italy, France, Switzerland, the UK, the USA, Lebanon, Montenegro, Australia, and Indonesia, showcasing their adaptability and penchant for remote collaboration. Adorned with an array of prestigious awards including the AR+D Prize, Compasso d’Oro, and the Gold Bundesrepublik Design Prize, Lazzarini Pickering Architetti has carved a lasting legacy.
Renowned architectural publications including L’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui (France), Frame (Holland), Inside (Australia), Interni (Italy), and AIT (Germany) have all featured in-depth monographs on the practice. The year 2018 witnessed Lazzarini Pickering’s recognition as one of “Interni” magazine’s 100 “International Icon Architects.” Furthermore, their influence has been immortalized in the form of a comprehensive 264-page book titled “Lazzarini Pickering Architects,” published by Quodlibet in 2014.