The Living Museum - Landscape as a Resource | April 2015 | Orani (NU)

"The Living Museum - Landscape as a Resource" is a workshop that takes place in the town of Orani, organised by the Politecnico di Milano together with the Nivola Museum. Check out some of the final videos produced by the students who participated in the second edition of the workshop (April 2015).

LIVING GARDEN by Matheus Cartocci, Martina Mitrovic, Severino Iritano, Mengyao Han, Wei Dike, Elena Casini

OFF RECORD ORANI by Martina Bovo, Apriani Kurnia Sarashayu, Tomasso Croattini, Ghiath Al Jebawi, Alexandra Bohmer

FILLING THE GAP by Ola Makuch, Kasia Obrebska

NATURE AS ART by Binnaz Kalcioglu, Hadrian Andreas Tombak Maduma, Kubra Yasar, Luca Magnani, Zhou Shanshan

SYNAPSIS by Franz Bittenbinder, Gianluigi Formentin, Giulia Mantovani, Diana La Rosa, Rusne Valiusaityte

TerraViva Competitions

Recently created as a new branch of "TerraViva", this specific section proposes a series of design competitions in line with the topics addressed by our workshops and mainly directed to architecture students, new graduates and young designers.

TACTICAL URBANISM NOW! The Reappropriation of Public Space will be the first competition of 2020. Starting from June 15th, registrations will be open until November 29th.


May 16th   "Milano Arch Week"

11:00 am - 7:00 pm Digital Marathon with a series of online Open Lectures by:  Petra Blaisse (Biblioteca degli Alberi); Peter Eisenman (Residenze Carlo Erba); Bjarke Ingels (CityLife); Rem Koolhaas (Fondazione Prada); Daniel Libeskind (CityLife); Patrik Schumacher – Zaha Hadid Architects (City Life); Kazuyo Sejima – SANAA (Campus Bocconi).

May 25th  "Milano Digital Week"

Online Edition | 25/05 - 30/05

June 5th  "Il Futuro degli Spazi Pubblici", 6:00 pm | Open Lecture



July 1st  "Tactical Urbanism Now! - The Reappropriation of Public Space" | TerraViva Competition #1

"Early" Registration Open from 15/06/2020 to  15/09/2020

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Recent Updates:

Due to Covid-19 pandemic, TerraViva Workshop has postponed all the programmed activities until January 1st 2021

Didactic ProgramDirector:

Richard Ingersoll

Scientific Coordination and Organization:

Eugenia Bolla

Stefano Lardera

Teaching Assistants:

Toufic Rifai

Matteo Pettinaroli

Omar Rota