Davide Tommaso Ferrando is an architecture critic, researcher and curator, particularly interested in the intersections between architecture, city and media. M.Arch in Advanced Architectural Design at ETSA Madrid and Ph.D in Architecture and Building Design at Politecnico di Torino, he is currently Research Fellow at the Faculty of Design and Art of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, as well as adjunct professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Innsbruck.
Previously, he has been Senior Scientist at the Department of Architectural Theory of the University of Innsbruck, adjunct professor at Politecnico di Torino, Università di Ferrara and ETSA Madrid, as well as invited lecturer in several institutions among which Universidad de Alcalá de Henares, Kent State University Florence, Westerdals School of Arts Communication and Technology Oslo, and Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture Karachi.
In 2016, he is curator with Daniel Tudor Munteanu of the Unfolding Pavilion: Curated Archives exhibition, and scientific consultant for the Meeting the Commons section of the Italian Pavilion at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale. In 2017, he is curator with Nina Bassoli of the Festival Architettura in Città of Torino. In 2018, he is curator with Daniel Tudor Munteanu and Sara Favargiotti of the Unfolding Pavilion: Little Italy exhibition and symposium. In 2020, he is curator with Bettina Siegele and Cenk Güzellis of the IARC Show.
Director of Viceversa Bits and of 011+, and editor of Realismoutopico, his writings are published in international magazines such as The Architectural Review, Casabella and Volume, as well as in collective books. In 2018, he publishes his first book: The City in the Image.