the project involves converting a barn-cum-stable situated in central valais. the original structure features strong horizontal lines and is set into the slope. the building consists of two parts; a lower part forming a masonry base which extends upwards to provide the timber upper part with a foundation in the slope. Continue reading savioz fabrizzi
The box is a kiosk for promoting wines from the cellars of les fils de charles favre. It is designed so that one shipping container is placed above another, creating a 6-metre wine bar at ground level and a 12-metre terrace with panoramic views on the upper level. A cantilever system is used to create a covered terrace adjacent to the bar. Continue reading Savioz Fabrizzi
this former hayloft in the centre of the village of chez-les-reuses is an example of traditional valaisan construction, with a stone lower part and timber upper part.
the conversion of this rural building into a holiday home uses what is already there, retaining the typical local features. Continue reading savioz fabrizzi
situated in the old village of ormône, this house was built in 1860, and then altered over the years. it stands in the middle of an area of the village that has tremendous character, and consists of a masonry base of natural stone whose upstream part rises up to form the backbone of the building and whose downstream part is surmounted by a timber structure. Continue reading savioz fabrizzi