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Giuseppe Daniele Lo Presti

Giuseppe Daniele Lo Presti

Milan, IT

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Golf Clubhouse, Pepperdine University, California, USA

The project is located in the famous and prestigious area of Malibu, CA, about 30 minutes driving from Santa Monica. The concept design for this new building, related to the wide expansion proposal for the Pepperdine University campus, needed to consider several factors in terms of relationship with the surrounding area, such as the orography of the hills where the building insists, the main access roads and the perception from the lowest point of the hill. 

In fact the client’s request was to create a “hidden” structure inside the soil, in order to comply with the restrictions related to the codes for the area itself and the client's requests. Two options were studied, both exposing just the south elevation to the adjacent PCH. The first one with shared bays and the second one with separate bays.

 
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Status: Under Construction
Location: Malibu, CA, US
My Role: BIM Specialist