Location: Augusta, Siracusa
Gross Floor Area: 120 m2
Architects: Ada N. Mangano
Works Management: Fabio La Rocca
Contractor: SD project
Structural: Bruno Zagami
Resin Flooring: Prochima
Interior Finishes: Metroquadro di Corrada & Franco Montoneri
Door and Window Frames: “Ekos” – Emall
Photo by: © Salvatore Gozzo
Ada N. Mangano
Architect Ada Mangano, PhD, was born in Catania in 1973 and graduated in architecture in 2002 from the Reggio Calabria Faculty of Architecture with Renato Nicolini and Fabio Ghersi. She is adjunct professor of Architectural Design with ‘Laboratorio Progetto 1’ at the University of Catania Faculty of Architecture. Since 2003 she has conducted research at this university and is on the academic staff of the Design I and Design IV laboratories.
Since 2002, she has been designing homes and interior renovations. Her design ‘Casa De Luca’ earned an honourable mention in the Selinunte II award, won the G.B. Vaccarini Prize in 2008 for its contribution to contemporary architecture in Sicily (Quadranti d’Architettura, first work category), was included in a feature on one hundred designs by Italian architects under 40 years of age in issue 33 of Costruire (December 2010), and received a special mention at Rizone, Biennale Giovani Architetti Italiani 2008. Her designs have been featured at a touring exhibition of the work young architects from Catania organized by the Catania Order of Architects, Planners, Landscape Designers and Building Conservationists.
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