CAMPOPIANO.architetti was founded in 2020 by Juan M. Campopiano and Lucia R. Cardona. The idea for the projects are direct, spatial and firmly rooted in architectural theory. The firm reduces architecture to its very essence and most original form: a limited set of basic geometric rules is used to create a framework within which life unfolds out in all its complexity.
Juan M. Campopiano born in Tucuman, Argentina, on April 30, 1984. In 2002 he began studying Architecture at the National University of Tucuman, completing the first year, during the second year he participated in a competition for obtaining a scholarship at the Academy of Architecture of Mendrisio, winning it. In 2003 he moved to Mendrisio, Swizerland. He performs various jobs and competitions and collaborates with studios in Ticino and Argentina. On 2 June 2009 he obtained the Diploma of Architect at the Academy of Architecture with Professor Arch. Mario Botta, with the thesis: Lossane, “Metamorphose”, Place de la Riponne. At the end of 2010 he joined the structure as a partnership of the LOKOMOTIV.archs ofﬁce where he carried out various projects in Switzerland and Argentina. In 2020 he founded the CAMPOPIANO.architetti studio in Bellinzona, Switzerland, together with Lucia R. Cardona.
Lucia R. Cardona born in Tucumán, Argentina, on July 7, 1984. In 2002 she
began studying Architecture at the National University of Tucuman. In the same period she completed
three and a half years of study, and did nine internships. In August 2006 he moved to Switzerland to continue his
university studies at the Professional University School of Italian Switzerland
- SUPSI, obtaining the Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture in 2009. At the end of 2010 to 2012 she worked in the LOKOMOTIV.archs ofﬁce where he carried out various projects in Switzerland and Argentina. In 2014 she founded the Lucia Cardona pottery.