Multimodal Centre – Nice Tramway

Multimodal Centre Nice, Tramway France, Architecture, Project, Photo, Design

Multimodal Centre – Nice Tramway

Nice Tramway building, France – design by Atelier Marc Barani, Architects

10 Feb 2009

Multimodal Centre Nice Tramway

Location: south east France
2008
Design: Marc Barani / Atelier Marc Barani

Multimodal Centre Nice
Hardphot Schejbal

Mies van der Rohe Award 2009 Finalist

This project includes the terminal station and maintenance centre for the tramway as well as a parking lot. It is situated in a residual space between a motorway, side roads and very large housing blocks and it coils around these infrastructures, connecting to the city and hills at successive levels.

By doing so, the multimodal centre relates and adds to the existing public spaces, brings vitality to the district through the presence of shops and additional facilities and creates spectacular views of the city, hills and sea.

Marc Barani (born 1957 in Menton, France) received his diploma from the École d’Architecture de Marseille – Luminy in 1984. His built work includes: the restoration of Le Corbusier’s Cabanon in Roquebrune-Cap Martin, France; the Applied Art Centre and Studios in Mouans-Sartoux, France and the Saint-Croix Church in Shelles, France.


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Mies van der Rohe Awards : one of five Finalists, 2009

Nice Buildings

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Massimiliano Fuksas Architecture
Zenith Music Hall Strasbourg
photo : Moreno Maggi

Zenith Saint-Etienne Building
Foster + Partners
Zenith Saint-Etienne
photo : Nigel Young

Pierre Vives Montpellier Project
Zaha Hadid Architects
Montpellier building
picture from architect




French Architects

French Buildings

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