Sofia Bonvicini

Sofia Bonvicini

Bologna, IT



I'm Mayor degree in Architecture.

I gradueted in University of Architecture, Ferrara in 2010 and I had a six month exchanging program in KTH, stockholm and three month of exchanging architecture program for my thesis at Mercy University, Detroit.

I have a internship at Iosaghini studio, Bologna. I was focused in Interior design.

After that I realized a park in Modena.

I'm determined and creative, I render conceptual ideas for down-to-earth hand sketches and 3D presentations.

Self initiative oriented, yet with a strong desire to work in collaboration with my team.
Willing to improve my leadership skills to interpret, organize and execute projects implementation concepts.
Proactive: I prioritize and manage task to anticipate deadlines.
Oriented to interiors and products design.



Architect and head of development team, “Bonvi Parken”: memorial park

viale Giovanni Amendola, Modena, 41100, Italy

Designed and directed the creation of a theme park in Modena, in memory of my dad, Franco Bonvicini “Bonvi”, inspired by his comics and in partnership with the royalties managing agency.

• Team manager for graphic, printing and installation team;
• Technical execution responsible for creating 20 3mx2m steel panels and 2 lighting totems;
• Head architect for restore strategy development;
• Modena’s public administration landscape consultant;
• Public participation for opening event: 60,000 visitors.

Apr 2011 - Sep 2011

IOSA GHINI ASSOCIATI, Junior Project Manager in architecture and interiors.

Assisted architectural project manager in public infrastructure and private estate development; leaded interior design team for 2 commercial spaces renovation.

“Moscow Penthouse”: luxury minimalist interior restore, Moscow. Assistant to project leader, interior techincal draw, forniture design, presentation to client.

“People Mover”: suspended railway, for the city of Bologna.
techincal draw and rendering

“Wind Mobile”: commercial chain expansion, retail space design team leader.
planning, furniture design, rendering team managment, project readjustment after clients’ specifics.

“Moscow roof top” : luxury 630sqm terrace for private skycraper. Developed two different and complementary concepts: organic and rationalist.
Leaded the conceptual project team in the implementation of the former.

• Communication of all general and technical information within the design team in fluent English language.
• Presented aforementioned projects to clients;
• Daily use software tools: AutoCAD, Autodesk REVIT Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Autodesk 3d Studio MAX and MAXON cinema 4d, MS Office.

Sep 2010 - Apr 2011

Freelance light Designer, collection "so emotional"

Creator, designer and process team manager of a plexy methcrylate lamps collection called “SO EMOTIONAL.

• Team manager for ideation process and product develpment
• Head of graphic advertisment strategy.

Sep 2010 - Apr 2011

Freelance industrial Designer, industrial centrifuge

Restailing shell designer of industrial centrifuge “mac fuge360”. Engeneer assistant for mechanicaland technical draws

• 2d Design developer
• Leading rendering process
• Final presentation to head engineer

Sep 2009 - Jan 2010


University of Architecture, Ferrara, PhD, Architecture program

Oct 2003 - Jul 2010

University of Detroit Mercy, Exchanging program

I exchanged with Detroit University for my Thesis project:
"DETROIT, from Motor city to rural town".
(you can see it on my website: )

Sep 2009 - Nov 2009
Jan 2009 - Jul 2009


Cities Are Made Of This Tensta, 1st Place

1st prize Competition in Tensta, Stockholm,
Sweden Program: Cities Are Made Of This Tensta. 11 architects, 528 hours and 20 000 SEK. Exhibition at Tensta Konsthall centre.


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