Architect | OAR
Design Director + Director of Visualization
Masters of Architecture, University of Roma Tre
Registered Architect, Italy OAR A-19333
As Design Director, Simone pursues the making of deeply grounded, site-sensitive spaces, informed by a love for uplifting environments and a deep attention to the lives of all those impacted by his work.
Raised in Rome, Simone’s technical expertise is complemented by his multi-layered cultural background and strong design sensibility. More than 15 years of experience in processes of architectural design, planning, and construction have honed his skills in strengthening the aesthetic and expressive language of architectural interventions, working across scales and typologies.
Simone believes that architecture is rooted in the dialogue between people and place. His attention to the surrounding environment allows him to establish nuanced relationships and shape narratives that connect culture and history. His design philosophy revolves around the interaction of function and emotion, applying a formal language that speaks to a strong sense of rootedness.
Curiosity and inclusive collaboration are vital elements of Simone’s engagement with internal and external teams. His work evokes an atmosphere that enhances the way people move and feel, allowing individuals and communities to feel a sense of agency and grounding. He brings best practices and innovation in design, learning from experience and leading others to think beyond limits.