AD Round Up: Kindergartens Part VI

© Hannes Henz

Four amazing kindergartens from Europe and one from South America. Check our sixth selection of previously featured kindergartens after the break.

Monthey Kindergarden / Bonnard Woeffray Architectes
Monthey’s new kindergarten is located in the town’s Cinquantoux Park and replaces the former villa that had become obsolete. Conceived as a large house for children, the venue assumes an almost organic shape that merges with the wooded park and offers a range of interior spaces. Following the same logic is its composition of volumes topped by a roof composed of gently slanting sections (read more…)

© Matevz Paternoster

Kindergarten In Selo / Minimart
The building of the new kindergarten is located in the village Selo near Ajdovscina in Slovenia. Newly constructed facility is located on the existing site of the old kindergarten and maintain contact with an adjacent building on the northwest side (read more…)

© Rodrigo Davila

El Porvenir Social Kindergarden / Giancarlo Mazzanti
The project is planned like an adaptable system to the most diverse situations, like topographical and urban. MORE THAN TWO PROJECTS, WHAT WE PLAN IS AN APPLICABLE AND REPEATABLE SYSTEM OF MULTIPLE OPTIONS (read more…)

© Hertha Hurnaus

Kindergarten Terenten / feld72
Kindergarten Terenten, designed by feld72, is located in Terenten, a mountain village in the Val Pusteria in South Tyrol, Italy. South Tyrol is a border region, a territory which is defined by the overlapping of three cultures, visual expressed through architecture. Therefore, this new building acts as a mediator between these worlds, starting from the context but transcending it (read more…)

© Jonas Aarre Sommarset

Solrosen Kindergarten / Stein Halvorsen Sivilarkitekter
Solrosen is a hub-based day care where facilities suited for learning are highly valued and the idea of day care as a retention facility abandoned long ago. The different bases are independent zones each with specific content. The sum represents diversity where the child is challenged in different ways throughout the day (read more…)

Cite: Jordana, Sebastian. "AD Round Up: Kindergartens Part VI" 11 Mar 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 24 Nov 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=119211>