Riccardo Bianchini (b. 1966 in Cremona, Italy) got an MA degree in architecture at the University of Genoa in 1993. After opening his own architecture office in 1995, he founded award-winning design firm Bianchini & Lusiardi Associati, together with Federica Lusiardi, in 2000. He is a registered architect in Italy and the United Kingdom.
From 1995 to 2000 he had been assistant to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Industrial Design Programme of the Milan Polytechnical University, from 2000 to 2004 he had been Professor of Computer-Aided Design at the Engineering School of the Milan University. He has also given lectures at several universities and institutions, including the Polytechnical University of Bari, the University of Bologna, and the Royal Institute of British Architects.
In 2014 Riccardo, together with Federica Lusiardi, co-founded Inexhibit magazine where he currently is editor-in-chief and content curator for architecture and technological-oriented design.


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