Architect

John Pawson

Year of Completion

2010

Client

Interni Think Tank

Material of interest

Stone

Material Used

Recycled granite chips

Properties of Materials

The material is composed of 99% recycled granite and 1% natural soy resin. This material reuses a material (granite) that is otherwise dif- ficult to dispose of properly. It has a beautiful aesthetic and creates a sense of strength and serenity.

Material Properties

Material of Interest: Stone

Material Used: Lithoverde

Properties of Material: The material is composed of 99% recycled granite and 1% natural soy resin. This material reuses a material (granite) that is otherwise dif- ficult to dispose of properly. It has a beautiful aesthetic and creates a sense of strength and serenity.

Application

Exterior, Structure

Climate

Mediterranean, Humid Subtropical

Keywords

Exterior, Structure, Mediterranean, Humid Subtropical

Location

Milan, Italy

Sources

Case study by Cameron McRae, Washington University in St. Louis.

Architect website: www.johnpawson.com

Manufacturer website: http://www.salvatori.it/EN/Contacts/showrooms/showroom_milano.aspx

Other: www.dezeen.com

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Date submitted

March 2014

Disciplines

Architecture

House of Stone for Interni Thank Tank in Milan, Italy

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