Domus
Pool in the mountains at the Hubertus Hotel

Amazing swimming pools selected around Italy by the editorial staff of the renowned architecture magazine Domus

Domus cover summer 2022

“The history of architecture holds a rich and varied trove of outdoor pools, celebrating, in their individual diversity, a multifaceted symbol of sport and fatigue, socialisation and leisure, well-being and opulence. From urban public swimming pools, lively centres of exchange and sociability literally invaded by those confined within the city walls (Argelati, Romano, Bagni Misteriosi in Milan; Camillo Botticini in Brescia); to those in scenic holiday resorts (BBPR in Gabicce, Matteo Thun in Merano) and in contexts where the architectural structures are as spectacular as the natural landscape that hosts them” - full article.

 

Magazine: Domus 
Country: Italy 
Date: July 6th 2022 
Article: Icons of summer architecture: 11 outdoor swimming pools in Italy 
Author: Chiara Testoni 
Photo: Hotel Hubertus pool, designed by noa* network of architecture, ph. Alex Filz 

17 August 2022