Open side-bar Menu
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.

House in Franciacorta, Italy by Studio Artec

May 22nd, 2011 by Sumit Singhal

A house born from the needs of its inhabitants, built around its internal spaces through the elegance and lightness of the architectural elements, the relationship between spaces and landscape, the nature of materials and the quality of light.

Aerial View

  • Architect: Studioartec
  • Name of Project: House in Franciacorta
  • Location: Franciacorta, Brescia, Italy
  • Design Team: Bruno Tonelli, Marcello Peli, Giovanni Mosca, Massimiliano Gorlani
  • Project area: 210 sqm +150 sqm underground
  • Project year: 2010
  • Completion: 2012

The plot is in an urban area of recent realization. The ground floor is closed in a walled garden, that gives privacy from the street and adjacent plots, allowing views towards the hills and the landscape. The first floor is characterized by decks with great views through the landscape.

Front View

The living room, separated from the garden through the porch and a glass wall, with its wooden curved ceiling creates a proper ambiance for relax giving at the same time the feelings of protection and freedom. Protection and freedom are the two main feelings that inspired the design of this house.

Side View

Key materials: local hard stone for the external walls, Walnut for the internal paving, gray sandstone (Pietra di Sarnico) for external pavings, cor-ten steel for brise soleil.

Exterior View

Side View

Back View

Exterior View

Exterior View

Interior View

Interior View

Wash basin


Front View


Contact Studioartec

Tags: ,

Categories: House, Residential

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Kenesto: 30 day trial
Bentley: -YII 2018 Awards - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.

Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise