Profile of waltritsch a+u, headquartered in Italy. Six projects submitted by waltritsch a+u have been published on Architecture News Plus (ANP).
waltritsch a+u is operating since year 2001 in Trieste. Dimitri Waltritsch has trained at the IUAV in Venezia (Degree in Architecture) and at The Berlage Institute Amsterdam (Master of Excellence in Architecture). Before starting his own practice he have been gaining professional experiences in several European countries and Japan (Cie. / Frits van Dongen - Amsterdam, Renzo Piano - Paris, Ashihara International - Tokyo, Elia Zenghelis - Athens).
Realised projects include the CasaNova urban plan in Bolzano for 1.000 new dwellings and services, the cultural centre KB center and the Palazzo del Cinema in Gorizia, the renovation of the Tmedia office and Cogeco headquarters in Trieste. The office is currently developing the product and image diffusion centre CasaDelser in Udine, the showroom and office Seretti srl in San Giorgio di Nogaro, the Provincial Mediatheque in Gorizia, the children's library Bimba in Gorizia, the Agemar shipping company in Trieste, the K cultural center in Trieste and the refurbishment of the Mladina newspaper in Ljubljana.
Since year 2002 waltritsch a+u and de Architekten Cie. from Amsterdam have a stable collaboration in the form of a joint venture named Cie. – Italia, providing services in urban planning and building design for the municipalities of Bolzano, Roma and Trieste.
Projects and buildings are often published on architectural magazines and books and have been exhibited in many occasions. (Columbia University New York, Berlage gallery Amsterdam, Biennale di Venezia). Dimitri Waltritsch is teaching Architectural Design at the Faculty of Architetcure in Trieste. Earlier he has been teaching at the Faculty of Architecture in Ferrara, has been juror for the Österreicher Bauherren Preis, visiting lecturer at the Columbia University in New York and the Faculties of Architecture in Venezia and Firenze.