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