- Architects: BC architects & studies + Tommaso Bisogno
- Location: Aït Ahmed, Morocco
- Cooperation: KULeuven college of structure (Kaushik Keshava Ramanuja, Marie Moens and René de Rijk)
- Client: Goodplanet Foundation + Association d’Aït Ahmed
- Budget: 30.00zero euro
- Project Year: 2017
- Photographs: Tommaso Bisogno, Marie Moens, René de Rijk
Text description supplied through the architects. In want of instructional infrastructure, Goodplanet basis objectives to put in a preschool with bioclimatic functioning, as an extension to the prevailing college development.
The development is encouraged through a brand new vernacular from native typologies, fabrics and strategies, with a modern glance, performant bio-climatic functioning and earthquake evidence design.
The preschool is applied at the best possible stage of the compound, and offers technique to a landscaped strip of playground house with benches and swings, happening the compound. The playground strip creates zones of open play house between strip and compound wall: soccer house, out of doors magnificence house, playground house for small youngsters, playground house for larger youngsters.
The preschool itself is pentagonal to open up house out of doors with regards to oblong compound partitions, and to create spherical house inside of which will give a boost to choice instructing tactics equivalent to spherical desk instructing. The house is understood for lime manufacturing, in addition to nature stone, ensuing within the selection for lime mortared stone masonry. The roof is made of lime tadelakt on a base of earth-lime. The inner completing is made of polished nouss-nouss, a “half-half” of earth and lime to create a breathable inner plaster which diffuses oblique daylight. The southwest façade has a hollow space wall for insulation and a large thermal mass, making the development cool all through the day, however hotter during the night time till the morning. The northwest to southeast façades have window openings with diagonal finds to let in a most of daylight. The development is made conform the earthquake norms of Morocco, with concrete columns subsequent to façade openings.