Michele Bonino

Full Professor

DAD Architectural and urban design

Michele Bonino, architect, is a full professor of Architecture and Urban Design at the Politecnico di Torino, where he is the Head of Department of Architecture and Design (DAD). He has been the Rector’s Delegate for relations with China and Asian Countries. He was Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University in Beijing and Visiting Scholar at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston. With Sun Yimin, he was the Academic Curator of the Shenzhen 2019 Architecture / Urbanism Biennale. For the Politecnico he coordinated the architectural design of the Visitor Center for the XXIV Winter Olympic Games (Beijing 2022, Shougang site) and curated the “China Goes Urban” exhibition at the Oriental Art Museum of Turin (with F. Governa and S. Pellecchia, 2020-21). He participated in the Venice Bienniale of 2004, 2010 (Italy Pavilion) and 2021 (China Pavilion).

He has been a member of the steering committee of FULL.