Giuseppe Ragosta

Giuseppe Ragosta has built up an experience on architectural design and urban planning since he was attending university, by participating in restoration projects of monuments and buildings. He also works in the field of interior design and has experience in landscape regeneration.
In his career as a university teacher he has carried out with his students – as co-supervisor of graduation theses on architectural design – various urban regeneration and public and private building refurbishment projects, in historical contexts, metropolitan transport hubs, consolidated sites, new metro stations and retail buildings. Following is an overview of the key aspects of his research:
– Housing and the evolution of housing types
– Aggregating systems and relations between building units
– Residential systems in urban and rural environments
– Restoration and upgrading to compatible functions of historical buildings that are part of the urban landscape
– Principles of sustainability
– Retail spaces: from the interior concept to the building