Fair ground by Massimo Guidotti Architetto is a multi program project located in the Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto in Sicily, Italy. The program incorporates offices, shops, an auditorium, a bank, a post office, a hotel, a and a big event square. However, it’s main feature is a that it is a fair for nursery gardening.

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

It is clear through the project’s accessible green roof system that it places emphasis on sustainability and green spaces.

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

The firm describes the concept of fair ground as a place where “Dynamism [functions] as a metaphor of energy and innovation; green as a sign of respect towards new generations.”

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

Courtesy of Massimo Guidotti Architetto

The flow of the building is also highly expressive through its form. The stratification of rings distinguished the spaces and creates a movement from the center outside to the new park.

By Ariela Lenetsky

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