University Island

On an abandoned island in the Venetian lagoon, a proposal is presented for a unique university, surrounded by an extraordinary landscape. It is proposed to maintain the existing buildings and adapt them to the new use and work with the topography to generate a large built volume that does not obstruct the visuals and maintains a direct relationship with the vegetation and the surrounding water. A project of sustainable lines and construction appropriate to the aquatic environment and the tradition of the Venice lagoon.

  • Type Public building - contest
  • Location Venezia, Italia.
  • Year 2016
  • Team Heres Arquitectura – Albert Escudero, Cesc Mercadal, Gyorgy Bukosdi
  • 15.000,00m2