The office has won widespread recognition and numerous prizes: in 2013 it received the Aga Khan Award for Architecture for the excellence represented by the Salam Centre for Cardiac Surgery in Sudan, the international Ius-Capocchin prize for construction of the world’s most sustainable pediatric hospital (Port Sudan) and the Curry Stone Design Prize for the overall sustainability (social and environmental) of recent projects built in different parts of the world. In 2014 the practice won the Zumtobel Group Award for innovation and sustainability represented by the pediatric hospital it built in Sudan (Port Sudan). It was named Italian Architect of the year for 2014 “for its ability to enhance the ethical dimension of the profession.”
It is the curatorial team of the Italian Pavilion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia.
TAMassociati has displayed its works at numerous exhibitions and international events, including Architecture is Life at the Aga Khan University in Karachi, Pakistan, 2014; Five Projects for a Sustainable World, Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine, Paris, 2014; AFRITECTURE – Building Social Change at the Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich, 2013; the Triennale di Architettura in Milan, 2012; International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, 2012 and 2010 editions.
Currently TAMassociati is working in Uganda, Senegal, Italy and Afghanistan.
It has offices in Venice, Bologna, Trieste and Paris.
Active in Social Design internationally since the last millennium, TAMassociati combines a civil and professional commitment, working in sustainable architecture, urban planning, landscape design, participatory and educational processes, graphic design and social communication. The office has won widespread recognition and numerous prizes: in 2013 it received the Aga Khan Award for Architecture for the excellence represented by the Salam Centre for Cardiac Surgery in Sudan, the international...