Twirl in Milan, Italy by Zaha Hadid Architects

Twirl in Milan

This project started out as a contemporary take on courtyard architecture. The chosen site is an 18th century courtyard, one of the most attractive areas at Milan’s University, where slabs are used to bring a three dimensional structure to life. The project emphasizes the slope of the arches, creating a powerful vortex of spatial distortion that favors dialogue with the surrounding colonnade. Continue reading “Twirl in Milan, Italy by Zaha Hadid Architects”