Atalanta Bergamo is a club with a long tradition in Italian football, renowned for its outstanding work with young people. As part of a massive restructuring programme for the club’s training ground, timber has been proposed as a major design material to promote a healthy atmosphere in the construction of the training gymnasium. The result is the creation of a golden cube, very striking when seen from outside, with wood as a major, highly-visible element of the interior design - holzius
quality! This is a pleasant and innovative design for the space in which the players will train hard. The planners from De8 Architetti issued an invitation to tender around Mauro Piantelli and Rubner Objektbau has carried out the project in a masterly construction period between the end of the season and the re-commencement of training.