RESTORATION OF MARCONI SQUARE IN LAVAGNA (GENOA), ITALY
Client: Lavagna City Council
Subject: Landscape and Detail Architecture design; construction management
Project: AR&P with T.Badano, F.Grigò, M.Oddone, A.Boccardo
Size: 775 sqm
The project includes the renewal and the enlargement of the square, which represents the city core.
The design is simple and clear, based on the use of local materials such as stone and marble; a new lighting system is also provided.
Restoration of cobblestone pavement was made rediscovering some traditional techniques.
The design aims to create a relationship between the open spaces and the arcade which is located on the west side of the square.