Cisternino (BR), Italy, 2011.

Small structure serving as a summer residence. The site is home to the Dinghy Workshop Series since 2011. Made of load bearing straw bale, in its construction were also used tires exhausted for foundations and pylons of an old disused power line for coverage. The latter is insulated with straw to improve the performance in winter. The plate was suspended at 30cm from the first layer of the roof, as well as protect the water, prevents the sun’s rays to pass, thereby helping to improve the performance of the building in summer.