Fabrica, the Benetton Research and Development Communication Centre, Catena di Villorba, Treviso: the ornamental lake with the barchessa on the left, the villa in the centre, and the colonnade on the right

RIBApix ref no RIBA40360
Architect/DesignerTadao Ando Architect & Associates
Artist/PhotographerORCH Orsenigo-Chemollo
CountryItaly
CityCatena di Villorba
Subject Date2000
Image Date2000
ViewTopographical
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit ORCH Chemollo / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The research centre was built in 1993-2000 on the site of Villa Pastega Manera, a seventeenth-century Palladian Venetian villa. The annexes of the villa were renovated to house a number of workshops and an auditorium.

Subject tags

reflections, Gardens, concrete, brickwork, restoration, villas, commercial buildings, colonnades, arcades