Slovene architecture

Children's Department and Occupational Therapy Unit at the University Rehabilitation Institute of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana

Dans arhitekti / 2008
LOCATION: Linhartova 51, 1000 Ljubljana

The Institute complex was designed between 1954 and 1962 by architect Danilo Kocjan. The new building with the children’s unit on the ground floor and the occupational rehabilitation unit on the first floor is in harmony with the pavilion-like design. The building has a rectangular floor plan with an internal atrium, the corridors and halls are well-lit. The basic façade is made of fiber cement panels, with large horizontal window apertures and a rhythm of vertical corrugated panels.

Object information

Construction year
Total floor area
4568,85 m2
Total Area
1890 m2
Investment value
4.070.000 €
nominacija za nagrado Piranesi

Technical team

Miran Kambič
Construction engineering
Franc Žugel

Manufacturers and Suppliers

Fasades and insulation
Lesnina inženiring d.o.o.