Reading Pavilion Assilah, MOROCCO

  • New rammed earth construction of a reading pavilion for children
  • Design and construction inspired by Moroccan oases
  • Indoor climate control thanks to massive rammed earth walls
  • No air conditioning other than natural ventilation and natural night-time temperature decrease
  • Solar energy-powered

Client 
Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH)

Planning 
2010

Architect 
Roswag Architekten in cooperation with Jamila Hassoune

Structural Engineer, Earth Building Consultancy 
Ziegert | Seiler Ingenieure

Publication

22 March – 05 May 2011
Exhibition 'Neu im BDA'
BDA Gallery, Mommsenstr. 64, 10629 Berlin, Germany