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Marseille Architecture Designs – chronological list

New Marseille Buildings, chronological:

25 Mar 2019
Hexagone, Luminy University Campus
Design: Rémy Marciano Architecte
Hexagone at Luminy University Campus in Marseille
image Courtesy architecture office

Hexagone at Luminy University Campus in Marseille
Transforming the original 1960s building into a “learning center” offers a new venue for student life, meeting and sharing on this Marseilles campus.

6 Nov 2018
MaisonP Residence, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, Bouches-du-Rhône department, southern France
Design: Pietri Architectes
Maisonp Residence in Le-Puy-Sainte-Reparade
photograph : Philippe Biolatto

La Crique Apartments
The house, with a floor area of 296 sqm, is built on one and the same level but divided into several units. The ground floor comprises three separate same height volumes: the 74 sq m. garage, the entrance/kitchen area and the bedroom/living room area, the latter containing 4 bedrooms including the master bedroom. The outbuilding, with a floor area of 95 sq m, is slightly higher than the house, and lies on the north-west part of the land.

2 Oct 2018
La Crique Apartments
Design: PietriArchitectes
La Crique Apartments in Marseille
photograph : Luc Boegly

La Crique Apartments
Luminous, curvilinear facades, ribbons of generous balconies separated by wood panels… At the foot of the Montagne de l’Aigle, Architect Jean-Baptiste Pietri’s studio has created a new programme of 145 apartments, a stone’s throw from the coves of the Massif des Calanques that gave the project its name: La Crique.

24 Nov 2017
Marseille Airport Building Extension
Design: Foster + Partners
Marseille Airport Extension
image from architecture office

Marseille Airport Extension
The competition winning entry for the new Marseille Airport extension was revealed today at a grand ceremony in the presence of JC Gaudin, Mayor of Marseille; Renaud Muselier, President of the region; Martine Vassal, President of the Departmental Council; JL Chauvin, President of the Chamber of Commerce, and several other dignitaries.

18 Nov 2017
2018 Festival des Architectures Vives
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FAV 2018 Festival des Architectures Vives
Call for Submissions for the 13th edition of the Festival des Architectures Vives, taking place each year in Montpellier, France. The deadline for application is the 1st of December.

8 Oct 2017
MaisonA in Aix-en-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, southern France
Design: Pietri Architectes
MaisonA in Aix-en-Provence
photograph : Mathieu Ducros

MaisonA in Aix-en-Provence
MaisonA is nestled on the side of the hill on the plot. The building is discreet, but its pure lines show great strength of character. The materials used are contemporary, but the whole fits in perfectly with the protected site. The main materials PietriArchitectes used a wood and white concrete.

2 Oct 2017
La Barquière Residential Development
Design: Pietri Architectes
La Barquière Housing Project in Marseille
photo © Mathieu Ducros

La Barquière Housing Project in Marseille
La Barquière is a 62-housing project located in the 9th district of Marseille (France). The urban neighbourhood offers to the project a unique setting. Drawn in keeping with its context, this project respects all the family owner wishes.

page updated 10 Aug 2017
Centre de Conservation et de Ressources, MUCEM
Design: Corinne Vezzoni et Associés
Mucem Conservation and Resources Centre, Marseille
photo © David HUGUENIN

Mucem Conservation and Resources Centre
In 2004, the Ministry of Culture launched a competition for the Mucem Conservation and The source Centre (CCR) on the brownfield site of La belle de mai, near Saint-Charles station in Marseille.

26 Apr 2017
Vitrolles Media Library, avenue des Salyen, 13127 Vitrolles, Bouches-du-Rhône, Southern France
Architect: Jean-Pierre Lott
Vitrolles Media Library
photo : Aldo Amoretti

Vitrolles Media Library in France
The media library project has a dual façade: a ground floor aligned with the street – exterior wall all in glass – an open invitation to enter, and a floor above comprised of a great undulating veil of white concrete with openings resembling lattice work. Located in the heart of the district of Les Pins, the new building symbolizes the renewal of the town center.

19 Apr 2017
2017 Festival des Architectures Vives
L'université invitée du FAV 2017
image from from Festival des Architectures Vive
FAV 2017, Festival des Architectures Vives
A school of Architecture is invited each year so as to participate at the FAV. For this edition, the FAV decided to invite the Higher Technical School of Architecture of San Sebastián.

FAV 2016, Festival des Architectures Vives

Médard and the Maritime Museums

Marseille Grand Mosque Building

Aix University in Aix-en-Provence

Harbour Master’s Office in La Londe-les-Maures

Breath Box in La Grande Motte

The Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations
Design: Rudy Ricciotti
Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations Marseille MUCEM
photo : Gabrielle Voinot

MUCEM Museum Marseille

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28 Jul 2017
Logements Lez in Art dans la ZAC Rive Gauche à Montpellier
Design: NBJ Architectes
Logements Lez in Art dans la ZAC Rive Gauche à Montpellier |
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Logements Lez in Art dans la ZAC Rive Gauche à Montpellier – French text only

Sailing Cube – Pavilion du FAV 2014 à Montpellier
Design: Atelier Jérôme Lafond
Sailing Cube in La Grande Motte
photography © Paul KOZLOWSKI

Sailing Cube in La Grande Motte, Montpellier

Vieux Port Pavilion
Design: Foster + Partners
Vieux Port Pavilion Marseille
photo : Nigel Young

Vieux Port Pavilion Marseille Building

EuroMed Center
Design: Massimiliano Fuksas Architects
Euromed Center in Marseille
image © Studio Fuksas

Euromed Center Marseille

CMA CGM Headquarters
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
CMA CGM Headquarters Marseilles
photo from architects

Zaha Hadid Architects

Marseille Vieux Port Masterplan

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