© Silvia Longhi
EXiT is an architecture studio founded by Francesco Loschi (Treviso, 1977), Giuseppe Pagano (Brescia, 1977) and Paolo Panetto (Treviso, 1977) in 2006 and located in Treviso and from 2017 in Valencia. 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 realized by the studio were displayed in the Italian Pavilion at the Shanghai EXPO 2010.
The works of the studio have been published on prestigious 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.
Giuseppe Pagano, architect, graduated at Università IUAV in Venice and studied Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura in Seville (ETSAS). He attended ANAB classes in School of Natural Architecture in 2009. Since 2000 he worked for Studio Mas in Padua, Cruz y Ortiz arquitectos in Seville and GB arquitectos – Gonçalo Byrne in Lisbon. He has been tutor at the Università IUAV in Venice in 2005.
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”.