Architect, founder of Newitalianblood, partner of Centola & Associati and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2010 edition.
Luigi Centola is Founder and Principal of Centola & Associati, an integrated design office that deals with a wide range of large scale projects and complex buildings. Based in Salerno & Rome, the firm uses a systemic approach based on sustainability that merges strategic masterplanning, landscape and architecture in an innovative way.
Graduated from the University of Naples, he obtained the Graduate Design Diploma from the Architectural Association in London and is Fellow of the American Academy in Rome.
Centola & Associati is the winner of many competitions such as the Holcim Award Gold for Europe and the Global Holcim Award Silver for the renewal of the Amalfi & Scala mulini valley in the Amalfi Coast. Several residential and commercial buildings are under construction in Italy and new projects will be built soon in Greece, China and Tunisia.
Centola & Associati is invited to the 11. Architecture Venice Biennale with the project Uneternal City, to the 8. International Archilab Exhibition in Orleans and to the Ravello Festival with the masterplan Waterpower.
Luigi Centola is editor of the interactive portal newitalianblood.com
[Last update: January 2014]