Por­ta di Mulina

a quest for a new identity

The area of work is sit­u­at­ed on the north part of the his­toric city cen­ter of Man­to­va, near the area of the miss­ing city door of Por­ta di Muli­na, is sur­round­ed by two lakes and con­nect­ed through a bridge with Cittadella.Presented work is a result of inten­sive work­shop, in which by (re)reading the con­text moti­vat­ed by the inclu­sion of new urban func­tions and new archi­tec­tur­al struc­tures like library, co-hous­ing, exhibiton build­ing and park­ing; the pro­pos­al aims to address the mean­ing of time as an archi­tec­tur­al notion in the inter­pre­ta­tion of the built heritage.