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New Regolo Quarter / 5+1AA Alfonso Femia Gianluca Peluffo

  • 01:00 - 28 July, 2014
New Regolo Quarter / 5+1AA Alfonso Femia Gianluca Peluffo
New Regolo Quarter / 5+1AA Alfonso Femia Gianluca Peluffo, © Luc Boegly
© Luc Boegly

© Luc Boegly © Luc Boegly © Luc Boegly © Ernesta Caviola + 49

  • Architects

  • Location

    Brescia, Italy
  • Architectural And Landscape Design

    Alfonso Femia, Simonetta Cenci
  • Design Team

    Alessandro Bellus, Stefania Bracco, Caterina Fumagalli, Francesco Fusillo, Maria Cristina Giordani, Valentina Grimaldi Vincenzo Marcella, Sara Massa, Roberta Nardi, Michele Nicastro, Carola Picasso, Francesca Pirrello, Francesca Recagno, Arianna Ponzi, Giulia Tubelli
  • Area

    26492.0 sqm
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

  • Structural Engineering

    Ai Engineering s.r.l
  • Services And Environmental Engineering

    Ai Engineering s.r.l
  • Contractor

    Costruzioni Sandrini srl
  • Project Responsible

    Marco Corraza, Stefania Bracco E Francesca Recagno, Alessandro Bellus, Vincenzo Marcella
  • Collaborators

    Michela Lucariello, Paolo Oliva, Renata Laudati, Roberto Montagna
  • Client

    Regolo s.r.l., Draco s.r.l.
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© Ernesta Caviola
© Ernesta Caviola

Text description provided by the architects. The project is based on two principles: structuring relationship between solids and voids and characterization of the main fronts (east and west).

© Luc Boegly
© Luc Boegly

The SOLID and THE VOIDS: the buildings they create and draw the edges of the area in relation to the immediate context and define the central void green. The urban park, and 'organized in three thematic areas, a wooded park, a playground and water park. The three areas are characterized by different essences and treatment of green, lawns and trees.

Aerial View
Aerial View

The driveways paths will be the most perimetric possible to give the maximum continuity of the public park and the pedestrian space.

© Luc Boegly
© Luc Boegly

CHARACTERIZATION OF THE MAIN FRONTS: the work on the front lines consists on build a precise way of relating to the immediate context and to give specific identity to the perimeter of the intervention. The strong characterization of elevations contributes to the construction of an inhabited landscape and provide different opportunities of relationship between internal and external to the housing.

Floot Plan
Floot Plan

The west front is presented as closed and monolithic, traversable for points and characterized by a horizontal scan intended as a reinterpretation of the theme of urban screen (base, veil, crown). Elevated respect the street level, provides the necessary privacy to residences in ground floor.

© Ernesta Caviola
© Ernesta Caviola

On the inside, toward the park, its more evident the vertical scan and breakdown of façades and volumes that return the size of most domestic and intimate dwelling. On the ground, the relationship with the park is mediated through private gardens for ground floor accommodations.

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Cite: "New Regolo Quarter / 5+1AA Alfonso Femia Gianluca Peluffo" 28 Jul 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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