Patrizia Ranzo

General Information

Occupation: Architect and Designer

Birth City: Naples

Resident City: Naples, Italy


Sources: Women in Design a contemporary view



Employer: Cappelli-Ranzo Architects and Designers

Title: Consultants and designers

Country: Italy

Start Date: January 01, 1979

Notes: worked for BMW, Abet Print, Oece, Swatch and

Employer: Second University of Naples

Title: Faculty of Architecture

City: Naples

Country: Italy


Name: Sergio Cappelli

Project: various

City: Naples

Notes: They have an office together and she describes their working relationship as being very special in design terms.


No apprenticeships on record


Name: Women in Design

Description: International Competition

Notes: Won on two occasions; for Industrial Design in 1981, and for Interior Design and Architecture in 1983.

Name: First Prize for Italian Design

Notes: Awarded at the SEIBU exhibition.


Title: The city as a theatre

Description: with A Branzi, A Rossi, L Thermes, F Purini, B Gravagnuolo, and Sergio Cappelli

Notes: at the Napoli Centro Zen, 1981; Paris Biennale, 1982

Title: Unforseen consequences: art, fashion, design

City: Prato, Firenze

Title: South wave

City: Bari

Title: The wonder wardrobe

City: Milanovendemoda

Notes: Milan Fair

Title: New trends in design: the neonaturalism

Title: SEIBU

City: Tokyo and Osaka

Notable Projects


Institution: University of Naples

Degree: Architecture


Professional Affiliations

Publications By

Title: Achitettura e tecnologia appropriata

City: Milan

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Notes: edited by F Angeli

Title: Il governo del progetto

Co-author: V Gangemi

Publication: Parma ed.

City: Bologna

Country: delete

Title: The Mediterranean sensitivity as a cultural perspective

Publisher: Chicago University

City: Chicago

Country: delete

Publications About

Title: Women in Design a contemporary view

Author: Liz McQuiston

Publication: Book

Page: 90

Publisher: Rizzoli

City: New York