Filippo has worked with Zaha Hadid since 2002. In these years he has specialized in transportation buildings design, contributing to some of the most significant achievements of the office. His key projects include the Naples-Afragola High-Speed Train Station, the Riyadh KAFD Metro Station, and the Navi Mumbai International Airport.
Responsible for ZHA’s development of innovative design solutions with Hyperloop Italia, he has been recently project director for the winning scheme of New Chongqing 3b Satellite and for the New Riyadh Airport and Shenzhen Xili Transport Hub competitions. His expertise spans also across different fields with the Guangzhou Opera House and the Reggio Calabria Museum of Mediterranean.
Filippo has been teaching Architectural Design at the Florence University of Architecture and Construction Technology at the Milan Politecnico, for a number of years. As a researcher, he’s been part of the Italian Digital Avant-garde. His pioneeristic vision on sustainable cities and self-growing materials has been exhibited in different events including the Venice Biennale and the London Architectural Association.