The new MICAS (Malta International Contemporary Art Space) is part of the process of the renovation of the whole fortress area in Floriana, La Valletta, that aims to be a cultural pole, enhancing its unique identity and attracting artists and tourists all year long.

Studio Name: Ipostudio Architetti
Architectural design, exhibit and gallery specialist: Carlo Terpolilli, IPOSTUDIO ARCHITETTI, Florence, Italy
Client: The Central Government Authority, Restoration Directorate Area: 2700 sqm (Gross floor area), 3000sqm (external area)
Year: design 2017-2018, construction 2020-in progress Location: Floriana, Malta

Consultants:

Structure design: ing. Niccolò De Robertis, AEI PROGETTI, Florence, Italy
Engineering consultant building service engineer: ing. Victor Bonello, b.NEL, Msida, Malta Project manager and system integrator: arch. Hermann Bonnici, Attard, Malta
Consultant to implementing agency: EMDP Ltd, Mosta, Malta
Photography Credits: rendering Ipostudio Architetti, under construction photography Pietro Savorelli

Malta International Contemporary Art Space by Ipostudio Architetti - sheet4
©Pietro Savorelli

The design proposes the realization of a big roof that could unify the scattered elements of the site, becoming an iconic element for the new MICAS space. The imposing structure under construction – roof that becomes façade and vice versa – will highlight the contemporary character of the intervention, which will be able to dialogue with the existing monument.

Malta International Contemporary Art Space by Ipostudio Architetti - sheet7
©Pietro Savorelli

This structure, as if suspended over the rampart, becomes a luminous and iconic sign for Floriana’s cultural identity, covering a space that is metamorphic, variable and dynamic, just like the contemporary art it deals with.

Malta International Contemporary Art Space by Ipostudio Architetti - sheet9
©Pietro Savorelli

The space is conceived to offer maximum flexibility and adaptability to the functions required: exhibitions, artistic performances or events.

Author

Rethinking The Future (泛亚电竞赛事手游(泛亚电竞注册官网v6.3 IOS版)) is a Global Platform for Architecture and Design. 泛亚电竞赛事手游(泛亚电竞注册官网v6.3 IOS版) through more than 100 countries around the world provides an interactive platform of highest standard acknowledging the projects among creative and influential industry professionals.

Write A Comment

雷火电竞下注投注(雷火电竞公告即时) 英雄联盟竞猜查询赛表 英雄联盟竞猜比赛4.10.1 竞技宝直播联赛可靠 YBG电竞全球比赛 JJ竞技选手新版v9.7(JJ竞技下注现场)