Lake tourism is an important source of GDP per capita in Italy, with increasing demand of hotel on the lakefront. Meanwhile, as lakefront hotel becomes greater in amount, it is important for the industry to come up with new ideas to attract tourists. With Mediterranean temperate climate, Italy is most suitable to process this experimental architecture, DEW, opening up an innovative page in architecture.
People have started primitive architecture with natural elements long time ago, including water, building igloo in ice land. As floating architecture, can we use water as architectural element too? And can we use liquid water and gaseous vapour instead of solid ice?
DEW is the answer, making water once again as an architectural element.
Moisture & Opacity (physical model)