HOV is a project and architectural experimentation studio founded in Ancona – Italy - by David Raponi, responsible for any decision. After his university degree in Florence, he took a deep interest in visual design in connection with landscape architecture. Contemporaneity he also dealt with the fields of theatre, successionally in ship-building. HOV started in 1998. Some of Hov`s works have been awarded in national an international contests or chosen for exhibitions, publications in books and magazines and several webzines. Hov`s architectural research has always moved beyond any restricted disciplinary field. Many projects are developed free of any models and possessing a particular feature: they are drastic. A way through pure and abstract project attitude, towards unusual bends in the field of architecture without any fear of esthetical or rule breaking.

Office Members

  • David Raponi