Alumni Online Talk | 14.04
APRIL 14th 2021
5.30 PM CEST
Make sure to register for the next webinar Connecting the Dots on April 14th, an online opportunity to meet our former student Paolo Deliperi, architect and studio founder, and get insights and inspiration from his stories.
Paolo will be interviewd by Caterina Lunghi, journalist and teacher, and they will talk about his journey from the beginning to his achievements.
Paolo Deliperi moved to South Africa in his early years from his native Italy. After his first year at university, he continued and completed his studies in Cape Town.
In his practical years, he worked at the renowned international firm Gregotti Associati in Milan.
He graduated with distinction and Summa Cum Laude and he was elected in the Deans merit list. He was also awarded the Harry Crossly and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarships, and the Helen Gardner travel prize. Paolo completed his Master’s in Design at Domus Academy, where he graduated with distinction.
He returned to South Africa to gain more practical experience at the award-winning firm Louw, Apostolelis, + Bergenthuin architects in Johannesburg and moved back to Cape Town where he co-found Deliperi + Vatteroni Architects in 1998.
In collaboration with Resilient Communities, Italian Pavilion at the 17. International Exhibition of Architecture at La Biennale di Venezia