YEAR: 2021 LOCATION: Sankt Moritz TYPE: Competition RESULT: Finalist
The Retreat Center sits on a gentle slope,
surrounded by mountain trees and lushes nature, the peaceful location, steps
away from Saint Moritz Lake, a jewel in the heart of the Alps.
oriented and perfect for a Wellnes
s retreat complex, the D.R.O.P. envisions a
unique environment in which users are detaching from the frenetic rhythm given
by today's society while reconnecting with nature. A reconnection given by the
holistic approach in which the retreat is designed.
The wellness retreatis decidedly minimalist and essential,
mainly composed of two elements: stones and water.
Despite the essentiality of shapes and elements, this creates an
architectural landscape, where each
element is the expression of a concept. The retreat center is in fact a place
that symbolizes the natural elements and facilitates meditationcommunicating
calm and serenity, through spaces, materials and light, both natural and
The Center is envisioned to take visitors into a relaxed stage in a very short time. Immerse themselves in a charming and relaxing environment whilst stay connected with nature.