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U Coppu / Studio DiDeA + Dario De Benedictis

  • 05:00 - 3 April, 2016
U Coppu / Studio DiDeA + Dario De Benedictis
U Coppu  / Studio DiDeA + Dario De Benedictis, © Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis © Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis © Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis © Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis + 18

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

‘U’ Coppu’ is a deli shop for fried food, designed with the aim to bring indoors Sicilian street food.

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

The project maintains unaltered the original vaulted spaces, where the new functions are hosted: seating area, the kitchen and the laboratory.

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

The counter evokes a typical street food’s counter. It is made by simple material such as larch, glass and a iron framework, from which light bulbs hang, illuminating the whole space.

Plan
Plan

The seating area is separated from the kitchen by a glazed wall that allows customers to see food preparation, that is served in coppu, the typical street food paper cone.

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

The floor is made by natural larch strip planking, which continues up the walls and ends in shelves.

Section
Section

A resin band on the floor emphasizes the entry inviting to step into place, and the iron framework acts as graphic character of the whole project.

© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis
© Studio Didea and Dario De Benedictis

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Cite: "U Coppu / Studio DiDeA + Dario De Benedictis" 03 Apr 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/784701/u-coppu-studio-didea/> ISSN 0719-8884
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