In the heart of Flims, Switzerland, the Yellow House, originally a modest structure, has undergone a profound transformation under the guidance of Valerio Olgiati. This architectural endeavor has turned a…Continue reading
Valerio Olgiati is a renowned Swiss architect known for his minimalist and contemplative architectural designs. Born into a family of architects, Olgiati’s works often reflect a deep engagement with the essence of materials and the poetic interplay of space and light. With projects spanning from residences to public buildings, his distinctive approach has garnered international acclaim, establishing him as a profound voice in contemporary architecture.
“Architecture is a thought process and not a production. It’s a unique solution for specific problematics.” – Valerio Olgiati
Muharraq, Bahrain, is a city of rich heritage, particularly known for its pearling industry which once played a pivotal role in the Persian Gulf’s economy. Deeply rooted in this heritage…Continue reading
Swiss architect Valerio Olgiati has artfully incorporated concrete fins into the design of a residence situated in Alentejo, approximately 10 km from the Atlantic Ocean. These fins, reminiscent of the…Continue reading