Fabrica de Pensule


Fabrica de Pensule is the first collective project of this size on the Romanian cultural scene and also one of the most important examples of the transformation of an industrial building into a cultural space.

Fabrica de Pensule
foto "Fabrica de Pensule"

Project description

City Cluj
No. of inhabitants  704,8 T
Location Marasti district (NE)
Title Fabrica de Pensule
Building fabric
Address Henri Barbusse 59-61, Napoca
Date of origin 20th century
Monument not mentioned
Original function production / paintbrush
Owner individual
Usable space building / yard
Kind of contract lease 
Tenant Paintbrush Factory
Date of launch 2009
Temporary function cultural centre / co-working
Pattern impulse
Architecture retrieval of historic heritage
Construction recycling (pallettes terace)
Urbanism urban renowation
Future entire reconstruction