ARCHITECTS / FIRM
Arch. Massimo Crotti, Antonio De Rossi, Marie-Pierre Forsans Studio Associato GSP (Ing. Roberto Trabacca, Arch. Giovanni Depaoli)
An adaptive reuse of a local typology to host the cultural activities that rapresents the enhancing of the alpine Occitan village
TOTAL REPLACEMENT / DISCONTINUITY: The new functional program has completely replaced the original one.
The cultural center “Lou Pourtoun”, opened at the end of 2015, represents only the final piece of this strategy that combines architectural quality, cultural policies ...
PREVALENT REPLACEMENT / DISCONTINUITY: The overall dimensions are about three times the pre- existing surface.
PREVALENT REPLACEMENT / DISCONTINUITY: The overall dimensions are about three times the pre- existing volume.
BALANCE BETWEEN CONSERVATION AND REPLACEMENT: The new spaces are in balance with respect to the pre- existing spaces.
TOTAL REPLACEMENT / DISCONTINUITY: The original supporting structure has been completely replaced by a new structure.