The project for the redevelopment of multifunctional spaces in the service of the historical center of Mesola comes from different inputs and reflections. First of all the place, full of meaning, which has its roots in Roman times: among the many hypotheses related to the etymology of the name Mesola, in fact the most reliable results to be of Latin origin, “middle island”, indicates how the ‘ origin and development of this ancient settlement is linked to the territory. At the end of the fifteenth century the Este bought this land and turn it into a hunting and build a residence outside the city.
As mentioned, the project is part of a historical and architectural context of considerable interest, the area of the competition is located in the city center, near the oldest part identified by Mesola Castle and the Church of the Nativity of Mary. The action involves three different areas: Victory Square, the complex of buildings consists of warehouses and former municipal buildings Ersa, with access from alley Castello and Via XXV Aprile and parkland situated between Via and Via degli Orti Biverale Este.