area: 10 000 m²
Cantina Valpolicella Negrar
Project of Wine Culture Center is creative message with two faces. The first one is a real building – existing form of contemporary architecture situated in specific place. The second one is a futuristic vision using achievements of present technical knowledge emanating far beyond designed plot. In conception formal effects were strengthen by using unconventional solutions. The symbol of that is monumental goblet which is placed in logic sequence rises over the new part of center.
A single examples of that structure are spread in wider contests of region. Culmination of forms takes place in the designed wine center. The goblet is not only the sculpture but also an utility value. It is an energy generator powered with natural resources as light, wind and temperature difference.