B22 provides architecture, interior design, urban and landscape design for clients both from the public and private sector: clients are supplied with tailored solutions, suitable for specific programs and projects requirements.

B22 bases its work on process and programme control, and on an intensive dialogue with the city, clients, consultants, contractors, stakeholders and end users.

Recent work by the practice includes the Cascina Merlata social housing building in Milan, Italy (Gold Medal for Italian Architecture, First Work special award), a 32-dwellings cooperative housing building in Milan and the SON center for mental fragility in Milan.




Europe 40 under 40
The European Centre for Architecture
The Chicago Athenaeum



Gold Medal for Italian Architecture
Triennale di Milano
First work special award

Italian Architecture Young Talent Prize
National Council of Architects and Planners



Golden Lion award
Best national participation
Kingdom of Bahrain pavilion at the 12th International Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia





Stefano Tropea (Padova, 1983), MSc architecture at Università Iuav di Venezia 2001-07, UPC ETSA Barcelona 2003-04, Cino Zucchi Architetti 2005, Claus en Kaan architecten 2007-08, SeARCH 2008-09, Studio Mauro Galantino 2010, adjunct professor at Politecnico di Milano – Prof. Cino Zucchi design studio, member of the board of directors of the Chamber of Architects of Milan 2013-ongoing, founding partner at B22.


Federica Vassena (Lecco, 1989), MSc architecture at Politecnico di Milano 2015, B22 architecture landscape urbanism 2013-14, Galbusera architetti 2015-16, Dordoni architetti 2016, works at B22 since 2017.


Francesca Venini (Genova, 1994), MSc architecture at Politecnico di Milano 2019, École nationale supérieure d’architecture de Paris-Belleville 2017, Jean-Benoît Vétillard Architectures 2017, Ottavio Di Blasi & partners 2018, works at B22 since 2019.


Lorenzo Aldini (Milano, 1997), BSc Architecture at Politecnico di Milano 2019, Lombardini22 2019, Beretta Associati 2019, intern at B22 since 2021.


Past collaborators: Luis Acedo-Rico Pablo-Romero, Davide Antolini, Beatrice Balducci, Alfredo Barba, Jacques Maria Brandt, Sara Cefis, Mattia Cella, Sergi Coll Pla, Maddalena Corti, Maria Chiara D’Amico, Alberto D’Asaro, Francesca Daprà, Simone Ferrari, Yulia Filatova, Chiara Gelpi, Simone Marcolin, Mikel Martinez Mugica, Claudio Natalini, Jacopo Nori, Tommaso Paino, Gaetano Pignatiello, Andrea Piovesan, Ana Šego, Muyun Zhao.




B22 is continuosly looking for interns for at least a 4 months period (part-time or full-time).

In order to apply as an intern you have to be in School or University and, where necessary, have a valid working/residence permit. Fluency in English is required. Good skills in Vectorworks, Photoshop, InDesign and model making are preferred.

If interested, please send your cv and portfolio (max. 5 Mb) to jobs@b22.it.




via Revere 8
I-20123 Milan

+39 02 40043603