ad3 is a design, fabrication, and research studio founded by Anthony Di Mari in 2011. The mission of this studio is to explore a variety of fabrication methods that balance technology and materiality to produce interactive environments. The work of the studio ranges from performative land art to furniture design. Research focuses on the harvesting of water in various states, prefab construction methods, and a catalog of spatial operations.


Anthony Di Mari


Anthony Di Mari is an adjunct professor at Northeastern University’s School of Architecture where he teaches first year architecture studios and advanced representation. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies from Holy Cross before completing a Master’s Degree in Architecture at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. Anthony has also participated in the Ecosa Institute’s program in Sustainability.


Anthony’s competition work has been featured online through inhabitat, Scientific American, CNN, and shiftBoston. His fabrication projects have been featured in exhibitions focused on the design process including Matter: design processes at the Bakery Design Collective in San Diego, California, and most recently GreenHomeNYC’s The new New York event. Anthony has researched the harvesting of natural resources-fog in Pena Blanca, Chile and bamboo in Arashiyama, Japan- through Penny White traveling grants he received while studying at Harvard. His student work has been published in GSD Studioworks 12, GSD Platform 2, and Harvard PuntaCana Dominican Republic Project. Competition work has been published in Why Not? SHIFTboston 2009 Competition book. His professional experience in the field of architecture includes collaborations with Peter Eisenman, Rick Joy Architects, RCR Arquitectes, Studio Luz, and Merge Architects.