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  6. 2012
  7. Pencil Box / Paolo Didonè, Sergio De Gioia and Fabrizio Michielon

Pencil Box / Paolo Didonè, Sergio De Gioia and Fabrizio Michielon

  • 00:00 - 11 December, 2012
Pencil Box / Paolo Didonè, Sergio De Gioia and Fabrizio Michielon
© Claudia Nalesso
© Claudia Nalesso
  • Architects

    Paolo Didonè, Sergio de Gioia, Fabrizio Michielon
  • Location

    Modena, Province of Modena, Italy
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

© Claudia Nalesso © Claudia Nalesso © Claudia Nalesso © Claudia Nalesso + 10

© Claudia Nalesso
© Claudia Nalesso

Text description provided by the architects. School building made in 50 days for the earthquake emergency in Emilia Romagna.

© Claudia Nalesso
© Claudia Nalesso

From the square, the building has a concrete wall that acts as a fence.

© Claudia Nalesso
© Claudia Nalesso

A strong, imposing, rough wall aims to convey an idea of strength and protection for parents who bring their children to school. Inside the fence, instead, there is a "colored world".

© Claudia Nalesso
© Claudia Nalesso

A series of color-pillars marks the main facade.

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Cite: "Pencil Box / Paolo Didonè, Sergio De Gioia and Fabrizio Michielon" 11 Dec 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/304448/pencil-box-paolo-didone/> ISSN 0719-8884
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