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This video is a digital reconstruction of an unbuilt project by the Finnish architect Alvar Aalto. It uses radiosity based software?Lightscape to ...

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1:10 PM on January 19, 2011 
Architectural studio from Reggio Calabria, Pasquale Bonarrigo Architecture designed attractive living space in the middle of an Italy. No trees were damaged while building this house in the untouched landscape. The house is of minimal size to fit into the surroundings and offers comfort to its owners. A timber and steel framing system has been employed. The cantilevered driveway preserves the root systems of the surrounding flora. The house features an array of energy-efficient systems, one of them being rainwater collection. Its design resembles traditional local architecture with elements of modern technologies. It is located on an incline in the Pittwater area and its terraces respond to the slope. The views from the upper levels are spectacular and the owners can delight in the view of the whole valley. Large roof overhangs passively protect the home from overheating. The materials were chosen with respect to the area so mostly wooden beams from the local forests were used. LED lighting, daylighting and natural ventilation reduce the need for mechanical and electrical systems inside the home while opening up the inside to the surrounding nature. The roof collects rainwater which is recycled for use within the home.

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Lo Studio dell'arch. Designer Bonarrigo nasce sulla base di numerose e valide esperienze professionali, perfettamente organizzato per offrire una gamma completa di servizi per la realizzazione di edifici ad elevato contenuto qualitativo. Grazie alla sua flessibilità, offre ogni tipo di servizio, dallo studio di fattibilità alla completa responsabilità sul lavoro finito, sia all’interno di un pacchetto completo, sia separatamente, in collaborazione con altri professionisti. Con un vasto organico, e con una trasformazione tecnica e informatica degli strumenti di supporto alla progettazione, lo studio Bonarrigo si propone come una realtà dinamica volta ad offrire qualità professionale, disponibilità e competenza tecnica.

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