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Conversion of former printing works Grafoprint and revitalization of the surrounding area gives a vision of possible development of the area near… Read More
Conversion of former printing works Grafoprint and revitalization of the surrounding area gives a vision of possible development of the area near Strahov tunnel in Smichov in response to historical and urban development. The project also deals with close surrounding of the existing building, it proposes the partial demolition and new construction on the site. The group of three buildings is designed in further detail: the conversion of the administrative building of Grafoprint from 60s, semi-detached houses with commercials at the ground floor and the Apartment house, which refers to the original building. These three objects create a new block with an inner courtyard, where a playground and garden are situated. It has to become a quiet location overlooking Smichov. Read Less
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GRAFOPRINT | conversion of the former printing works in Prague
thesis project at Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech republic






Proposal - vizualizations 

Concept
Proposal - plans




Mock-up | 
scale: 1:500
dimensions: 46x46x8cm
material: soft wood, perspex, plastic, polystyrene
Conversion of former printing works Grafoprint and revitalization of the surrounding area gives a vision of possible development of the area near Strahov tunnel in Smichov in response to historical and urban development. The project also deals with close surrounding of the existing building, it proposes the partial demolition and new construction on the site.
The group of three buildings is designed in further detail: the conversion of the administrative building of Grafoprint from 60s, semi-detached houses with commercials at the ground floor and the Apartment house, which refers to the original building. These three objects create a new block with an inner courtyard, where a playground and garden are situated. It has to become a quiet location overlooking Smichov.




 designed by  Svetlana Kozhenova 2011 | 2012
photos by Svetlana Kozhenova