Mezzana, Canton Ticino CH. Restoration of Villa Cristina, extension of its wine cellar, and landscape arrangement of the local Agrarian School of Mezzana.

year 2016

client  Sezione della Logistica, Canton Ticino CH

with  Ivo Trümpy and Studio Pandakovic e Associati

competition  4° prize

The design consists of three parts.

First, the historic garden, built on several levels, restored an transformed into a teaching garden.

Second, the seventeenth-century Villa Cristina, now home of offices, restored to its original architectural trim, as well as energetically improved.

Third, the wine Cellar, renovated and extended with additional volume to resemble the natural stone retaining walls.