Francesco Marinelli

Francesco Marinelli

Partner and co-founder of IT’S since 2016.

He enrolled in the Faculty of Architecture at Roma Tre University in 1994, where he graduated with an Honours in 2002 with a research project on the morphological structure of the city of Rome, under supervisor Alessandro Anselmi. Since 2004, he has been part of the Scape group, with which he was awarded the “Nouveaux Albums des Jeunes Architectes et Paysagistes” by the French Ministry of Culture in 2008 and Young Talent of Italian Architecture by the Ordine Nazionale degli Architetti (National Architects’ Association) in 2014. In 2016 ,together with partners Alessandro Cambi and Paolo Mezzalama, he founded a new company: IT’S s.r.l., with offices in Rome, Paris and Geneva. He has worked as a tutor and coordinator of several workshops in Milan, Genoa, Florence, Reggio Calabria, Rome, Pratt Institute-Rome, University of Waterloo-Rome. He taught at the Faculty of Architecture at Roma Tre University on the Planning courses led by Alessandro Anselmi, Francesco Cellini and Paolo Desideri. From 2010 to 2014, he was visiting professor at the Faculty of Architecture at Roma Tre.