Stefano Belingardi Clusoni was born in Milan in 1987 . He graduated cum Laude from the Mario Botta's Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio , Switzerland , winning the award with the best Master project according to the SIA A&C (architecture & culture) Jury . In 2007 he worked at EMBT Miralles Tagliabue office in Barcelona and in 2009 at Cino Zucchi Architetti office in Milan . In 2010 was selected for an erasmus program at the Charles Rennie Mackintosh University in Scotland were he got the bachelor . In 2011 he worked for Daniel Libeskind's studio and in 2012 still for EMBT Studio he lived one year in Shanghai . In 2013 with the winning of an international competition he founded his own studio BE.ST Belingardi Stefano Architect that today follows international scale projects in Italy and abroad. In 2020 was selected within the best architects under 40 in Italy .