Salerno Maritime Terminal
The New Salerno Ferry Terminal will forge an innovative, intimate relationship between the City and the Waterfront. Like an oyster, the building has a hard shell that encloses soft, fluid elements within. A ‘nerved’ roof acts as an extended protection against the intense Mediterranean sun. When passengers arrive at the Terminal, their drifting begins in dynamic spaces organized around focal points such as the restaurant and the waiting room. The aquatic topography offers insistently differentiated spaces, and experience, whilst providing clear orientation. The ground is sculpted as a smooth hill upon which the sloped path begins. This whole area is indi...


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    about 6 years ago via Annotator
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    about 6 years ago via Annotator