Gentilino

Orsola Zannier A good project also comes from a good client. This house has had two, from the first courageous and far-sighted, to the family who lives there and with whom we have finished the work. A renovation where the existing is integrated with the new and a conception of modern spaces, to give life…

Lugano

Davide Macullo CAFÉ À PORTER, LUGANO, SWITZERLAND   Davide Macullo Architects + Ivo Redaelli   Café-à-porter is a boutique takeaway coffee and pastry shop in the heart of Lugano, Switzerland. It is located on the ground floor of one of the city’s elegant 19th century “noble palace “, once grand homes lining the boulevard facing…

Mergoscia

Davide Macullo SWISSHOUSE XXV MERGOSCIA The Valle Verzasca is one of the most famous valleys in Ticino; a beautiful landscape with a rich history New constructions here must firstly respond to the context before the necessities of the client, because it will outlast people and because it is our gift for the future generations.  …

Savosa

Michele Gaggini 40. Upgrade of primary schools / Savosa / 2009-2015 A feasibility study dating back to 2009 on the expansion and renovation of the Municipal Schools of Savosa has decreed the maintenance of the 1967 class wing, which still represents a valid example of quality school architecture, the demolition of the 1951 wing and…

Bissone

Michele Gaggini 62. House G3 / Bissone / 2012-2013 The project involves the redevelopment of two adjoining houses in order to allow a rational and contemporary use, both as a place to live and as a place of work.   The two houses are located next to Contrada Veronese, the ancient route of crossing the…

Melano

Michele Gaggini 07. House CZ / Melano / 2006-2008 The house is located between a farm road and a river and extends over the entire length of the lot for 56 meters, perpendicular to the waterway. This placement confers an order and a clear ending to the messy built-up behind.   The house relates with…