Enrico Tognoni

Enrico Tognoni

New York, NY, US

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Enrico Tognoni is an Architectural Designer and Fabrication Engineer based in New York City.

He received his 5-year master level degree in Architecture and
Engineering (MArch + MEng) from the University of Pisa (Italy) in 2010.

Thanks to his design knowledge, that combines a dual architectural and
engineering education and experience, Enrico has developed and managed
designs for a wide variety of projects of all scales including, new
buildings, restorations, high-end interiors and fine fabrication.

Through a systemic methodology and with a deep commitment to the creative exploration of craftsmanship, Enrico uses advanced modelling techniques  with proficiency to optimize the design workflow and manage all the influencing project constraints from concept through fabrication.

Over the last years he has been working as Designer Associate with RZAPS
where he had key responsibilities for relevant projects, such as the
Maritime, a 14-acre waterfront residential development in Southampton
and the John McEnroe Tennis Academy, the largest public tennis facility
built in NYC in half a century. His projects received important awards like The American Architects Award 2018 and The Metal Architecture Award 2018 for interiors.

In 2018 he founded EtaMorph, a partnership between highly experieced New York Designers and state-of-the-art Italian Fabricators. Working closely with the best
Italian manufacturers he combines technology and excellence to provide the
finest design solutions in the industry.



RZAPS, New York, NY, US, Associate Architect

Dec 2014 - current


University of Pisa, Pisa, IT, MArch, Architecture and Construction Engineering

Sep 2004 - Jun 2010


2018 Design Award for Metal Architecture, Award

Awarded Project: Zucker's Bagels & Smoked Fish (RZAPS)


American Architects Awards 2018, Award

Awarded Project: Skyscape (RZAPS)

Since 1994, The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, together with The European Center for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies and Metropolitan Arts Press, have organized The American Architecture Awards as away to honor the best, new significant buildings and landscape and planning projects designed and/or built in the United States and abroad by the most important American architects and planners practicing nationally and internationally.

American Architects Awards are the nation’s highest public awards given by a non-commercial, non-trade affiliated, public arts, culture and educational institution.


Living Cities 2013, Honorable Mention

Awarded Project: B.I.O.S. Tower
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eVolo Skyscraper Competition, Honorable Mention

Awarded Project: Rhizome Tower
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Sarzana Masterplan, 1st Place

Awarded Project: Morphogenesis
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