We designed three shacks, archaic, almost primitive wood structures that define the triangular space of an interior courtyard or market place. These shacks are long and slender buildings remindful of the Lombardian farm house the Cascina.
After the Expo they will be dismounted and reassembled as garden sheds in school gardens all over Italy mentored by Slow Food with their initiative “Orto in condotta” as the principal national scholastic program for alimentary and environmental education.” Herzog & de Meuron, 2014
Slow Food Pavilion, Expo Milano 2015
Architects: Herzog & de Meuron
Partners: Jacques Herzog, Pierre de Meuron, Andreas Fries (Partner in Charge)
Project Team: Liliana Amorim Rocha (Project Manager), Alessia Catellani, María Ángeles Lerín Ruesca, Mateo Mori Meana, Marco Uliana
Area: 1,188 sqm