paolo patelli is an architect and a researcher, currently based in the netherlands. he engages critically with places, things and society through academic and artistic research, spatial design, and autonomous projects.
he is currently
“places and traces” at the
design academy eindhoven
in 2017/18, he was an artist-in-residence at the
jan van eyck academie
in maastricht. between 2016 and 2018, he collaborated with the
programme d’expérimentation en arts politiques
(speap) at sciences po (paris). in 2017 he was a faculty member at the new school’s
. in 2016, he was a design researcher and the exhibition designer of
, co-curated by bruno latour at zmk (karlsruhe). he was also part of
, the arts and design programme of the netherlands presidency of the council of the eu (amsterdam).
he is a contributor to
work, body, leisure
, the dutch pavilion at the 16th venice international architecture biennale in 2018.
his projects have been previously on show at
the 24th design biennale in ljubljana,
, rmit gallery in melbourne,
in the hague,
haus der architektur
in graz, van abbemuseum in eindhoven,
in maastricht. with
senseable city lab
, he has exhibited at the
in new york, maxxi in rome and gwangju design biennale.
he has contributed articles on journals and magazines, including
, and hosted workshops including at
he obtained a phd in architectural and urban design from
politecnico di milano