Base, Ex Officine Ansaldo, from 7th to 10th October 2015, Milan.
“Super-Scarcity” is a commune between real and virtual that gathered for three days to discuss these topics. Through lectures, performances, round tables, workshops and exhibitions, “Super-Scarcity” elaborates a series of optimistic visions for the future characterized by a scarcity of resources. The project finished on October 10th with the installation In the name of Africa in Piazza del Duomo by Ciclostile Architettura for Cefa Onlus patronised by Comune di Bologna, Iperbole Rete Civica, Comune di Genova, Comune di Torino, Comune di Milano and by Expo 2015 Milano.
Participants: Giuseppe Marando, Marco Ceriani (Italbugs), Giacomo Piovan, Zeno Franchini, Evelyn Lavenghi, Franca Formenti, Adriana Santanocito, Valerio Panella, Luca Astorri, How we dwell, Giulio Fonseca (Godugong), Lucia Tozzi, Andrea Balestrero, Rossella Ferorelli, Marco Boffi, Franco ”Bifo” Berardi, Rossella Farinotti, Silvio Lorusso, Alessio D’Ellena, Mattia Paje, Marco Casella, Notext, Diego Marcon, Joan Crous
The Scarcity Temple, display realized by Parasite 2.0 with From Outer Space, hosted the entire activities
Project by Parasite 2.0 for CEFA ONLUS with From Outer Space and Ciclostile Architettura
Final Publication and Website curated by Silvio Lorusso and Alessio D’Ellena.
Ph. Alice Pedroletti
"10 Anni di Parasite 2.0"_In dialogo con Salvatore Peluso su PTW School[READ]
"Scenografie Politiche" per Menelique #4[READ]
In dialogue with Nick Axel for Extra Extra Magazine n.13°[READ]
"Parasite Invasion" is part of Istmo magazine's first release![READ]
"Ten Deserts" for Un Sedicesimo #55 by Corraini Edizioni.[READ]
"At the beginning there was the desert" for Magda Magazine. Text by Parasite, photography by Giaime Meloni.[READ]
Our article on Horst Arts and Music Festival is on Domus web[READ]
"Architecture, artifice and the normative man" on Avery Shorts[READ]
"Three Stories: On Future Shock, Retreat, and Architecture as Scenography" on DUE a weekly publication made by Sofia Pia Belenky and Tobias Hentzer Dausgaard and designed by Simone Niquille for the Architectural Association.[READ]
"Cosmology, Subcultures and Urban Wilderness" on Archinect[READ]
"The Internet Was a Desert" on Archinect.com[READ]
"The desert on the margins is my Heimat: for a non-eurocentric vision of migrations and architecture"_Cartha on Making Heimat, a special issue on the German Pavilion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition la Biennale di Venezia, 2016[READ]
"Towards a Digital Talking Architecture"_Form of Formalism, n.3, 2016[READ]
“L’architetto neofiliaco”_Kabul Magazine, 2016[READ]
"The Neophiliac Architect: Three-act play" Trans 28, architectural magazine edited by ETH Zurich Architecture Department[READ]
"Partytopia, crypto urban desert e primitive future tribalism" Artribune, “Carnet d’architecture” a cura di Emilia Giorgi[READ]
“Primitive Future Office”_Plug-in Book, 2016[READ]
"Extreme-Land#5" Interview with Simone Niquille_ATP Diary[READ]
"Extreme-Land#4" Interview with Matilde Cassani_ATP Diary[READ]
"Extreme-Land#2" Interview with m-a-u-s-e-r_ATP Diary[READ]
"Extreme-Land#3" Interview with Aristide Antonas_ATP Diary[READ]
"Extreme-Land#1" Interview with Andreas Angelidakis_ATP Diary[READ]
“Città: rammendare le coscienze” Archphoto[READ]
Parasite 2.0 is a design and research agency based in Milan and London. Founded in 2010 by Stefano Colombo, Eugenio Cosentino and Luca Marullo, they investigate the status of human habitats, acting within a hybrid of architecture, design, and scenography.
Parasite 2.0 has worked and collaborated with Triennale Milano, Copenhagen International Fashion Fair, Pantone, Ikea, Terraforma Festival, Missoni, Nero Editions, Venice Architecture Biennale, and the Shenzhen Architecture Biennale, among others.
They have led didactic activity at Faculté d’architecture de l’université libre de Bruxelles, Design Academy Eindhoven, Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam and Politecnico di Milano. They taught at The Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, NABA Nuova Accademia Belle Arti Milano, and since 2016 they have been regularly teaching at MADE Program-Accademia di Belle Arti R. Gagliardi in Syracuse, Italy.
Parasite 2.0 were awarded the Young Architects Program MAXXI in 2016. They are represented by Operativa Arte Contemporanea Gallery and Galleria Corraini Arte Contemporanea.
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