Based in Rome and Miami, Delogu Architecture is an architectural planning practice founded in 2001 by Francesco Maria Delogu. The office has been in charge for several significant projects like the Italian Culture Institute in Prague, the retail area in the Formula 1 circuit in Abu Dhabi, the Almod Diamonds Headquarters in New York, the Merrill Lynch Office in Rome, a luxury condominium in Sochi, and many others in Italy, China, Florida and Ecuador. From 2003, when the studio won the competition to build the Dream of Zanzibar Resort, Delogu Architecture developed several hotel and hospitality projects in different countries. Currently Delogu Architecture is working for Reuben Brothers London, in charge of their italian projects as the new Corinthia Hotel in Parliament Square in Rome, the refurbishment of famous hotel La Palma in Capri and the new Marriot Hotel in Portosole, Sanremo.
Francesco Maria Delogu (1962) graduated from ‘La Sapienza’ University in Rome in 1990. In the same year, alongside Gaetano Lixi, he founded ‘Delogu Lixi Associates Architects’ in Rome, which continued to operate until 2000. In 2001, he became the owner of ‘Delogu Associati’ and further concluded the business in 2014 to coincide with the re-entry of ‘Nemesi’ in business, one of the founding members in 2007. After achieving an MA at the Pratt Institute in New York (1992), he performed ongoing teaching activities both abroad (New Jersey Institute of Technology, 1997) and in Italy at ‘La Sapienza’ University of Rome (2002 – 2012), as well as several teaching experiences as a Visiting Professor in Italian Faculties and more. In 2008, he was named curator by Aaron Betsky all ‘XI International Architecture Exhibition – Out There’.
1990 BA Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, University “La Sapienza” Rome
1992 MA Architecture, Pratt Institute, New York
1997 Visiting professor, New Jersey Institute of Technology, New Jersey
2002 – 2012 Visiting professor, Faculty of Architecture, University “La Sapienza” Rome
2017 Visiting professor, Frank Lloyd Wright Taliesin School of Architecture, Chicago
2018 Critic for the Frank Lloyd Wright Taliesin Summer School of Architecture Workshop, Rome
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