Fabrizio Barozzi and Dasha Khapalova: The Making of Practice

On The Steps Event Series

Finding a job or internship is one thing, building your practice is another.

Learn the difference and hear how it's done as Department of Architecture Visiting Critic Dasha Khapalova speaks with Fabrizio Barozzi, visiting professor in the Department of Architecture at MIT.

Barozzi, born in 1976, in Rovereto, Italy, studied architecture at the Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia and completed his studies at the School of Architecture of Seville and at L'Ecole d'Architecture Paris La Villette. In 2004, together with Alberto Veiga, he founded Barozzi/Veiga in Barcelona. Since the beginning of his career, Barozzi has maintained a balance between his professional activity and his academic involvement. He has been a professor at the International University of Catalonia, the University of Girona, the Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia, and MIT, where he is currently teaching. The office has received several prestigious distinctions such as the Mies van der Rohe Award and recently the RIBA Award for International Excellence.