Furla Progetto Italia Innovation Center, designed by GEZA Architettura for Furla, wins the prestigious international rchitizer A + Awards 2022 in the Mixed Use category
June 21, 2022
Furla Progetto Italia, an innovative and creative center designed by GEZA Architettura for Furla, wins the international Architizer A + Awards 2022 in the category « Mixed use.
“We are delighted that our newly established center has been recognized with this prestigious award. GEZA Architettura interpreted and realized what I dreamed of when I conceived Furla Progetto Italia: a place where people and landscape communicate with each other”, says Fondazione Furla President Giovanna Furlanetto.
“We are very excited about this award as it will help us reach our message to more people: industrial architecture can be poetic (a synthesis of ideas, beauty and functionality), highlight the unique features of the landscape and care for the well-being of employees, as intended. in Furla Progetto Italia”, said the architects of GEZA Architettura.
In the spring of 2021, Furla opened Furla Progetto Italia , a 18,300 square meter complex located in the heart of Chianti, in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa (Florence). It is located on the site of the headquarters of Effeuno Srl, a production site purchased by Furla in 2018. The new creative, production, research, experimental and training center designed by GEZA Architettura has a capacity of 130 employees. Perfectly combining industrial architecture with natural landscape, Furla Progetto Italia presents the most comfortable, sustainable, functional, innovative and harmonious working environment. The new center also houses the Furla Academy, a training center dedicated to disseminating and transferring Furla's manufacturing know-how to young and talented workers and students.