LFSN – Livio Ficarra Silvia Nardi Architects

LFSN office was born in 2009, putting the several professional experiences acquired by its members to good use. It deals with all the stages of design, from design concept to construction supervision, through the management and control of the different steps of the project. A special attention is paid to the use of light and materials, to their functional and chromatic matching. LFSN main field is architecture, but the office works also in product design and interior design for yachts and public spaces. LFSN office works with other professionals, having recourse to consultants, in order to meet adequately the needs of the project.

In 2010 LFSN has been included in the 20 best offices in “young Italian architect” competition. Subsequently the office won the honourable mention in the international competition “I Portici”; won the award “Selinunte sezione Young Italian Architects”, passed the first selection of the italian fair titled “contemporany language” organized bu CNAPPC and has been inserted in the list of the best under 40, sicilian architects by AIAC (italian association of critic architecture), and it was recently mentioned in the “next landmark” architecture prize. Since 2010 group’s works were exposed at the Architecture house in Rome and in other italian cities like: Bergamo, Ferrara, Cagliari, Catania, Ragusa, Selinunte and published on the volumes “YA-Young Italian Architects”, “30<40” and on the e-book “Sicily beyond crisis”. Recently the LFSN projects have been published on the websites of THE PLAN, INTERNI, AREA and on the book “Panorama Italiano vol.5” published by THE PLAN. Livio Ficarra and Silvia Nardi were invited to give a lecture at SOU, the school of architecture for children at Farm Cultural Park, in Favara.

From 2012 LFSN is committed in the international context working on the design of an exhibition and sales space in ChangZhou, China with a society of Poltona Frau’s group and for the New Yorker company Tihany Design, working on projects and building supervision of public spaces of several cruise ships. Main clients ol LFSN group, besides yet quoted Tihany design, are societies inside the gropus of Poltrona Frau, Edf energies nouvelles, Dedalus S.p.a, Al&Al Marine.

 

Livio Ficarra - Architetto

Livio Ficarra

 

 

Livio Ficarra was born on the 11th February 1978 in Mazzarino. After graduating in 2004 at the IUAV in Venice, he attends a master in digital architecture at the Inarch in Rome. From 2005 to 2006 he works with Sartogo Architetti Associati Office, where he dedicates himself to the design development of prestigious public buildings. From 2006 to 2008 he works with the European seat of the American Tihany Design Office, a multidisciplinary design atelier with expertise in a broad range of projects with concentration on hospitality design, dedicating himself to design and construction supervision of projects. In 2012 he obtained the title in PhD concerning materials and technological innovation for engineering and architecture at the Università degli Studi in Catania.

Silvia Nardi - Architetto

Silvia Nardi

Silvia Nardi was born on the 7th December 1978 in Forlì. In 2004 she graduates at the IUAV in Venice. In 2005 she moves to Rome and, until 2008, she works with CS Architetti Associati Office, dedicating herself to all the steps of design of several public and private buildings, such as, for instance, the renovation of the “Auditorio” building of the Accademia dei Lincei, located in the “Complesso monumentale di Villa Farnesina”, and the design of the multistorey car park and swimming center in the San Lorenzo quarter in the centre of Rome, as the person in charge on design.

Luca Spilla

Luca Spilla was born on the 5th February 1988 in Caltanissetta. He graduates in 2015 at the University of Palermo, working on a Master degree thesis on the reuse of an Industrial Archeology, the Caltanissetta’s Gas central unit. From 2015 works with LFSN, dedicating to different steps of the design in several projects.

Francesco Scuderi

Francesco Scuderi was born in Catania on August 21st 1992, graduates in engineering and architecture at the University of Catania in 2017, discussing a thesis entitled FIAT LUX – project of a new church in Acireale, which deals with the design of a church in Acireale addressing the themes of spatial design with light.
He started immediately to carry out his professional activity dealing with architectural and structural design, furthermore he deepened the field of architectural visualization and parametric modeling. From 2017 he collaborates with the LFSN team.

Partita IVA 01723690853 | Codice Fiscale FCRLVI78B11F065Z | Iscrizione alla Camera di Commercio di Caltanissetta REA 93832 del 26/04/2005