|2005 SYMPOSIUM MERZBAU «HISTORICAL DIMENSIONS AND CONTEMPORARY POTENTIAL» : PARTICIPANTS : STEFANO BOERI
(Born *1956 in Mailand) Architect, Editor in Chief Domus Magazine
Stefano Boeri, architect and PhD, is the editor of Domus. He teaches town-planning at the Venice Faculty of Architecture. A contributor to the cultural supplement of
the financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore, Stefano Boeri has been the curator of the Architecture sector at the Milan Triennale, for which in 2002 he produced “U.S.E. Uncertain states of Europe,” a research into the future of Europe USE–Un viaggio nell’Europa che cambia (A journey through a changing Europe) published by Skira, Milan, 2003 (www.useproject.net). Boeri established the research agency “Multiplicity,” (www.multiplicity.it) with which he created installations for some of the leading architecture and contemporary art institutions, such as Documenta in Kassel, the Venice Biennale, the Kunstwerke in Berlin, the Musée d’Art Moderne in Paris, the Generali Foundation in Vienna, and the TN Probe gallery in Tokyo.
At his practice in Milan (Boeri Studio), he has done numerous re-design projects for European (Marseilles, Salonika, Rotterdam, Mytilene) and Italian coastlines (Genoa, Naples, Trieste), as well as projects for the recovery of cast-off industrial areas. Boeri was invited to represent Italy at the traveling exhibition entitled “New Trends in Architecture. Europe and Japan”, presented in 2002 at Oporto, Rotterdam and Tokyo.
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