The competition for the new Cornered housing block is concerning the urban renewal of an area included between four different towns, Lugano, Cernobbio, Porza, Pregassona, it will be involved in the opening of the new main road of Lugano.
The project is about the realization of two streets: one fast speed, strait, to connect directly the main street direction city centre, there will be as well an interactive parking lot on different levels; the other street will support the neighbourhood, to help the structures, such as the commercial centre and the sports services, facing the main street, but not accessible by it. Another important project element is the sports square, to connect the stadium and the ice stadium, obtained by strips of different functions like green zones, parking, playground.
location: Lugano, Switzerland
commission: Competition for the renovation of the area of Cornaredo neighborhood
client: Municipality of Lugano
BOERISTUDIO (Stefano Boeri, Gianandrea Barreca, Giovanni La Varra)