Renovation of Aba Khoushi Cultural Center

Site - Izraelia, Haifa

Typology - Cultural Center

Programme - Renovation - appx. 1,600 m²

Status - completion 8/2019

Client - Yefe Nof LTD for Haifa Municipality

Original building designed by arch. Al Mansfeld in late 60' in Modernist, Brutalist, Structuralist characteristics.

Entrance level - a former open balcony, provisionaly covered later on due to insulation problems - was transformed into an entrance lobby, a cafeteria, and a multi-purpose gathering hall.

Actions taken in the project include envelope, roofing, drainage scheme circulation systems, accessibility, safety & over all renovations.

Photography - Amit Gosher

 

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