Planetary and Science Museum
Italy, Cosenza



The site is an heterogeneous area of Cosenza city, an huge land-art urban scale pool is set up to host the technological planet-like hemisphere, which completes itself reflecting in the mirroring and sparkling water surface. A sphere hanged within a sphere, with its color changing lighting effects, tells us about the invisible and amazing misteries of the Universe.

Planetary and Science Museum, International Competition: 2nd Prize

Total building area: 3.400 m2
Competition date: 2001
Phase: Concept Design
Team: Angeo Tomaiuolo, James Cavagnari, Prof. Enrico Baroni, Andrea Mancini, Nicola Angeletti, Raffaella Vincenzi, Lorenzo Serafini, Yoshinari Ehara

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