Giordano / Binocle

© Giovanna Silva

Architects: Binocle
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Lorenzo Bini
Client: Laura and Luigi Giordano
Area: 90 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Giovanna Silva

A Circle in a Square / Binocle

© Osamu Nakamura

Architects: Binocle
Location: Niigata Prefecture,
Architectural Design: Massimo Bartolini and Lorenzo Bini
Collaborators: Enrico Forestieri
Area: 470 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Osamu Nakamura

Zumbini / Binocle

© Giovanna Silva

After co-founding studiometricoItalian architect, Lorenzo Bini, has recently opened a new architectural firm in entitled Binocle.    Bini takes his creativity displayed in his Bastard flagship store in Milan (the converted cinema received the coveted ArchDaily Building of the Year Award for Interiors in 2009), to a different level with this transformed reuse project for offices in Via Zumbini, Milan.  The project includes a complete overhaul of an existing industrial building from the 1930s and the construction of a new entity to create 17 units of 100 and 150 sqm available for small practices in search of a workplace.

Architectural design: / Lorenzo Bini
Collaborators: Claudia Brunelli, Valentina Cocco, Michela Fancello, Sandro Riscino
Consultants: Gennaro Postiglione
Location: Via Bonaventura Zumbini 29, Milan
Year: 2008-2011
Client: Immobiliare del Nord S.p.a.
Structural design: Atleier LC
Lighting design: Rossi Bianchi Lighting Design
Project area: 1.350 sqm
GSA: 1.900 sqm
Photographs: Giovanna Silva
On-site photographers: Iacopo Boccalari, Francesca Pozzi, Carla Vitali