BIG SEE AWARDS 2020 WINNER – CASA #A210 (GRAND PRIX)
“I am writing on behalf of Zavod BIG, the founder of the BigSEE platform. As your host and one of the event coordinators, I kindly invite you to attend the Big Architecture Festival 2020.
The curator Ms Urška Gregorič already informed you that your project HOUSE # A210 has been selected to receive the BigSEE Interior Design Award 2020. Besides, it has also been nominated as the best project (Grand Prix) in the category residential. My sincere congratulations! “
I am writing to provide you with some more details regarding the Big Architecture Festival and the award giving ceremony which you really should not miss.
The house we renovated is located in an apartment building dated the early years of the 20th century in the city center of Palermo. It’s characterized by passing rooms and pavilion vaults with frescos. Our clients wanted their house to be a contemporary house but respectful of the historical value of the flat, capable to accommodate their large old and modern book’s collection and the impressive early 20th century family’s grand piano. One of the primary achievements we reached with our intervention has been to increase the natural brightness of the whole space through new openings in the masonry. A large bookshelf crosses the three big rooms, lying just under the top of the openings and becoming indeed a belt that wrap the space…