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Bagh Chal Botique Restaurant by Davood Salavati | Team Group

Bagh Chal or Sunken courtyard was an Iranian native method to protect from hot weather, in this way the courtyard stays below the ground level. Designed by Iranian architect Davood Salavati manager of Team Group, Bagh Chal is a botique restaurant located in Kashan, Esfahan, Iran

Architect's statement: By digging into the architecture of our ancestors in the hot and dry regions of Iran, we behold the sunken courtyard as the most powerful and significant elements of Iranian architecture and geometry.

A country in the heart of the summer, make you feel that a monument hugs you with all kindness, by symmetrical and introverted zones, sitting on the earth’s surface and benefiting from the coolness of the soil and the shadow, being close to the underground water streams (Qnats) and relying on the land’s resistance to earthquake that contains functional features in addition to the most amazement of aesthetic.

an underground boutique restaurant in desert of Esfahan Iran

Bagh Chal boutique-restaurant which respects practical knowledge of our ancient masters was born due to the global climate crisis and the lack of energy resources, to reach qualitative tranquility by renovating ancient nostalgias and reviving our country’s cultural values and also to gain quantitative tranquility in term of decreasing dependence on the fossil fuels.

On the other hand, this project has been developed based on the theories of Kashan ancient city by using modern climatic extroversion and native introversion architecture of the region.

Bagh Chal Botique Restaurant by Davood Salavati | Team Group

architectural plan for desert restautant

a restaurant made of curved brick roof

a spiral staircase inside the building

curvy brick ceiling made of masonry brick

sun setting in the desert

the masterplan of Kashan City

architectural diagram

architecture infografic diagram

wind circulation and sun direction

pool system and green walls

design strategy

Project name: Bagh Chal Botique Restaurant

Architecture firm: Davood Salavati | Team Group

Design team: Amirali Sharifi, Sheila Shahraki, Mahsa Aghahasel, Asma Pirouz, Sara Yousefi, Arman Delavari

Location: Kashan, Esfahan, Iran

Year: 2019

The Candidates’ Projects of 2A Continental Architectural Awards 2019 for Asia, Europe, Africa, South & Central America, and North America.

By Naser Nader Ibrahim

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David Jacklin -
Hello Davood, I'm David from Auroria World. We are looking to source 3D talent and assets for our metaverse world space, which is currently in development. I'm keen to open discussion with you on various partnership options we have on how we could work together to license your 3D work. For initial discussion, we are interested to explore licensing with you on your Bagh Chal REstaurant design. Please contact me on email at - david@auroria.world Be good to work with you.

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