the world's most visited architecture website

Dolce & Gabbana Headquarters / Piuarch

  • Architects: Piuarch
  • Location: Milan, Italy
  • Architects: Studio Piuarch, Fresa, Fuenmayor, Garbellini, Tricario
  • Collaborators: Miguel Pallares, Luca Lazzerotti, Fortuna Parente, Magali Roig Liverato
  • Lightning: Flos, Modular
  • Structure: FV progetti s.n.c – Ing. Filippo Valaperta
  • Technical Services: IT impianti Tecnologici s.r.l.
  • Client: Dolce&Gabbana
  • General Furniture: IT frames, MDF Italia, Vitra, Moroso, Arco Arredamenti
  • Foundations: Gtec s.a.s. – Andrea Zanotti
  • Elecatrical Services: ELteknica s.r.l.
  • Contractor: Sice Previt S.p.a.
  • Area: 5000.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2006
  • Photographs: Ruy Teixeira

© Ruy Teixeira © Ruy Teixeira © Ruy Teixeira © Ruy Teixeira

From the architect. The new D&G headquarters in Milan contains the showrooms for the collections, offices, a restaurant and a series of image spaces, ina total area of 5.000 square meters. Two buildings dating back to the 1920s and the 1960s, facing three streets, are combined in a complex with five floors above ground and two basement levels. The project is based on an architectural principle of great rigor, with the use of natural materials like white Namibia stone, glass and unfinished steel sheet.

© Ruy Teixeira
© Ruy Teixeira
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite:"Dolce & Gabbana Headquarters / Piuarch" 16 Jun 2008. ArchDaily. Accessed . <>