A Palladian Villa

Mikael Askergren © 1985

Mikael Askergren’s contribution to the 1985 Scandinavian architecture student competition Palladio i Norden (“Palladio in Scandinavia”). Mikael Askergren’s design was awarded first prize.

The competition brief: a detached house for an unspecified site, affordable for “ordinary” people, suitable for mass production/prefabrication, inspired in one way or the other by the famous villas of Italian 16th century architect Andrea Palladio.

Published in the Swedish Review of Architecture Arkitektur, Stockholm, Sweden, 8-1985. Also published in Palladio Idag (“Palladio Today”). Editors: Ekelund, Nordlund, Widbom. Liber Förlag, Stockholm, Sweden, 1985.