Casina Whitaker, Palermo, 2012
This is a project for a restaurant and cafè inside the area of Villa Malfitano, a structure built at the beginning of XXth century in the center of Palermo, venue of the Fondazione Whitaker. This area includes a little house, that used to host an important ornithologic collection and a part of the adjacent garden. The project consists in the restoration of the little house and in the realization of new pavilion made of steel and glass.
Design: Pietro Airoldi
Landscape design: Paola Camerata, Paolo Inglese, Manlio Speciale
Art project: Francesco Simeti
Team: Irene Manzella