MEET. An interactive exhibition itinerary between co-design and enhancement of the territory


  • Silvia Gasparotto University of the Republic of San Marino
  • Alessandra Bosco IUAV University of Venice (Italy)
  • Margo Lengua University of the Republic of San Marino
  • Pietro Baruzzi Technogym’s UX-UI



exhibition design, interaction design, co-design processes, local heritage, digital narratives


In a context of socio-economic and cultural transformations, the diffusion of digital technologies has played a significant role by providing a horizontal tool that can stimulate sharing, simplify communication, and support the physical experience of a place. Even museums and exhibition itineraries, combining physical and digital dimensions, become places of hybridisation. This paper presents a research programme that investigates the field of design for Cultural Heritage. MEET (Multifaceted Experiences for Enhancing Territories) is a collaborative project format that involves institutions, professionals, and citizens in the realisation of an interactive exhibition itinerary dedicated to the enhancement of the local Cultural Heritage through co-design processes.


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Author Biographies

Silvia Gasparotto, University of the Republic of San Marino

PhD, she is a Researcher and Deputy Executive Director of the Master Degree in Interaction & Experience Design. Her research interests are focused on Design for the enhancement of Cultural Heritage, interaction design, design theory, participatory and collaborative practices.

Alessandra Bosco, IUAV University of Venice (Italy)

Architect and PhD, she is a Researcher. She is the author of numerous contributions and publications and carries out research in the fields of Design for the enhancement of Cultural Heritage and Exhibit Design with a specific focus on collaborative approaches.

Margo Lengua, University of the Republic of San Marino

She is a Research Fellow. She works on research projects focusing on Design for the enhancement of Cultural Heritage, in particular with the application of game design techniques.

Pietro Baruzzi, Technogym’s UX-UI

Graduated in Interaction Design from the University of the Republic of San Marino, he is an intern at Technogym’s UX-UI Development Department. His research interests focus on interaction design, UX-UI development and design for the enhancement of Cultural Heritage.


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How to Cite

Gasparotto, S., Bosco, A., Lengua, M. and Baruzzi, P. (2021) “MEET. An interactive exhibition itinerary between co-design and enhancement of the territory”, AGATHÓN | International Journal of Architecture, Art and Design, 10(online), pp. 242–249. doi: 10.19229/2464-9309/10222021.



Design | Research & Experimentation