squadra is an open collaborative practice in the field of architecture.
squadra is an accumulation of individual protagonists engaged in a constant sharing of knowledge and facilities, which enables them to broaden their radius of action.
squadra embraces the continuity between the academical discourse of architectural planning and the physical, the action of building itself.
The intentional bridging of these two elements of production means they are able to overlap and reinforce each other.
squadra believes in the power of self-initiative and aims for uncompromising participation.
squadra graduated in architecture at ETH Zürich and accomplished exchange programs in Buenos Aires (FADU), Tokyo (Todai), Singapore (NUS), Shanghai (Tongji) and Lausanne (EPFL). Squadra speaks German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese.
squadra has gained ten years of working experience in architecture offices in Zürich, Lucerne, Basel, Shanghai, Tokyo and Dhaka.
It is a trained carpenter and has been building on construcion sites in Basel-Stadt, Sissach, Valle Verzasca, Valle Onsernone, and Patagonia.