Service station

Year1996-2002
LocationSanremo
Morewith Amoretti Calvi e Associati

Service station

The morphology of the settlement is marked by contour lines running along the surrounding country side terracing. The kiosk becomes a part of the natural landscape, and is devoloped around a patio and a secolar olive-tree.
Unleashed gravel, cement conglomerate washed, cement conglomerate “bocciardato”, dry-broken-stone walls, broken-stone walls thickened with mortar, “roccaille” of dry-stones: a single material, stone, used with different building techniques satisfiles several functional applications and manteins the formal essentiality.