1999 BA Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, University “La Sapienza” Rome
2006 PhD in Architectural Design and Theory, Department of Architecture and Urbanism, Faculty of Architecture, University “La Sapienza” Rome
1999 2002 Assistant Professor at Faculty of Architecture, University “La Sapienza” Rome
2003 Visiting critic, Cornell University, Rome program
2008 Visiting critic, Cornell University, Rome program
2010 Visiting critic (fall term), Cornell University, Ithaca
2011 Visiting critic (spring term), Cornell University, Rome program
2014 Visiting critic, University of Ferrara
2014 Visiting critic for the WAVe Workshop IUAV, University of Architecture, Venice
2014 Visiting critic (fall term), Cornell University, Rome program
2018 Visiting critic, Cornell University, Ithaca
2020 Visiting critic, Cornell University, Roma
Francesco Isidori (1971) graduated from ‘La Sapienza’ University in Rome in 1999. In 2006 he received a PhD for his research into Architectural Composition and Architectural Theory from the same university, with a thesis entitled ‘The Project of the Background’, an investigation on an open, relational and structured architecture.
From 2002 to 2010 he has been a visiting professor at ‘La Sapienza’, conducting a studio on architectural design. In 2003, 2008, 2011, 2014, 2018 and 2020 he served as a visiting critic at Cornell University in Rome and Ithaca, New York. In 2014 he has been invited as a visiting critc at the University of Ferrara and IUAV (University of Venice).
Francesco Isidori is regurarly invited to give lectures on Labics's research and projects and to hold design workshops in a variety of Italian and international universities, including Università La Sapienza, Università Roma Tre, Cornell University, the University of Iowa, Syracuse University, Tulane University, IUAV, University of Ferrara and the University of Hannover.