Gallery: ESTIA is an Ethically Built Wooden Shelter that Overlooks Anci...

 
It was built as part of the “Update” workshops series and created with a deep consideration of the environment, its history, social connections and an aim for reviving the area.

The ESTIA wooden cabin stands on stilts among the mountains of Camigliano, near the San Michele Cave. It was designed to provide shelter from the elements while offering magnificent views into the landscape. It was built as part of the “Update” workshop series and created with a deep consideration of the environment, local history, social connections and an aim for reviving the area.

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Made entirely from local wood, it features a unique open, gabled roof that lets natural light flow inside. It is open on both ends, allowing people to admire both, the valley and the luscious vegetation growing around it. ESTIA is a hearty habitable sculpture designed for enjoying local nature while acknowledging a difficult past.

+ Sa.und.sa architetti

Via Blog Gessato

Photos by Sa.und.sa architetti and Fabio Cappello

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