pietro airoldi studio

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