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All Saints Chapel: Itary


- First, the baptismal font.- A source of pure water the origin of everything.- Through the two river banks, one reaches the third religare; the symbol/synthesis, the cross- Sky and earth the vertical line- All men the horizontal line- The internal space is created by displacing the sacred form.- The space is the movement.- The wood shelters, cuddles, protects.- Nature is around participating in solidarity.- Natural zenithal lighting, a ventilation system through the zenithal framing allowing for air renovation, setting chosen to avoid cutting down existing trees.- Accessible building- Interior sound insulation in wood- Modular architecture, use of few materials, utilization of the natural shape of the land   Architecture: Gustavo Penna Arquiteto & Associados Photos: Leonardo Finotti

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