1149 Girasole (Sunflower)

Rotating House


It was a childhood dream of John Andriolo of MAG Constructions to have a house that follows the sun. We assisted him to turn this into reality, by designing the rotating platform and drive mechanism for 'Girasole' in Crace ACT.


Constructed by: MAG Constructions

Architect: DNA Architects

Strutural Engineer: Northrop

Control interface: Andrew Latimore

image courtesy DNA Architects

image courtesy DNA Architects