House in Padova
© Marco Zanta
EXiT is an architecture studio, based in Treviso. It focuses on architectural and urban design as well as interior and landscape design and draws upon the collective professional experiences of its founders in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
In 2009 and 2011 EXIT was nominated one of the best emerging architecture firms in Italy by Giarch. In 2010 projects realised by the studio were displayed in the Italian Pavillion at the Shanghai EXPO 2010.
The projects were on display in the “Ventisettetrentasette” exhibition dedicated to emerging Italian architecture.
The works of the studio have been published on prestigious national and international magazines (Wallpaper*, Mark, A10, C3, Giornale dell’Architettura, L’Arca, Domusweb, Archdaily) and selected for "XII Premio architettura Città di Oderzo", "Archdaily Building of the Year 2011".
In 2011 EXiT won the "Barbara Cappochin Prize of Architecture - provincial section".
The founder partners of EXiT gave lectures in several Research Institutes.
Francesco Loschi, architect, graduated at the Università IUAV in Venice and attended a masterclass with Marcel Smets in Landscape Urbanism at QUAP in Treviso. Since 2003 has worked as assistant at construction sites and on executive drawings in Treviso and Trieste, and worked for GB arquitectos – Gonçalo Byrne in Lisbon.
Paolo Panetto, architect, graduated at the Università IUAV in Venice and attended a masterclass in Landscape Urbanism at the UBA in Buenos Aires. Since 2002 he worked for zD6 - Paolo Ceccon in Venice and Proap – João Nunes in Lisbon. He has been tutor at the Università IUAV in Venice from 2005 to 2012. His writings are published in “Giornale dell’Architettura”, “Arch’it”, “Piéra”, “Quaderni del Territorio”.