Block 32 - France Mixed Use Building 5

Block 32, Lyon Building by Tectoniques Architectes

Design: Tectoniques Architectes. Block 32 occupies a strategic position in the vast programme to renovate the Duchère neighbourhood, in Lyon. The OPAC du Rhône housing association has produced a building which incorporates 33 social rental housing units, 1,500m2 of office space dedicated to health-related activities, and has retail space throughout the ground floor.

Confluence Institute for Innovation and creative strategies in Architecture

Confluence Institute Architecture, Lyon

Confluence Institute for Innovation and Creative Strategies in Architecture. Design: Studio Odile DECQ architectes urbanistes. The Confluence is a new institution for architectural education and research based on an evolving and radical understanding of research, experimentation and trans-disciplinarity.

La Passerelle in Trévoux

La Passerelle in Trévoux, Lyon

Design: Pierre Vurpas et Associés Architectes. A stone pebble cut like a diamond, a mineral forecourt that reaches out to draw in passers-by, a glass facade like an ever-changing skyscape, gilded like copper, words from the old French dictionary engraved into the glass panels, illuminated by curtains of woven metal: La Passerelle, a new cultural space for Trévoux, slots into the gap next to the hospital like a missing piece of the puzzle creating a perfect blend of history and contemporary architecture.

Passerelle de la Paix, Lyon

Passerelle de la Paix, Lyon by Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes

Passerelle de la Paix, Lyon, France. Design by Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes. The Grand Lyon is building a new pedestrian and bicycle bridge over the Rhone. The bridge will link the 6th arrondissement in Lyon to the Park of Saint‐Clair at Caluire‐et‐Cuire. On 12 December a highlight of the bridge construction will take place.

Ilot K block Lyon Confluence building design

Ilot K block : Lyon Confluence

The Ilot K block by Atelier Vera & Barrand Architectes explores a new method for making the city today. It holds a special place in the geography and the temporality of the development of the Confluence project in Lyon.

Saint Martin en Haut Gymnasium – Lyon Building

“Projects grow out of their site” is the credo – or even a doxa – of Christian Charignon, founder of the Tekhnê architectural firm. This is proven by the gymnasium in Saint Martin en Haut in the Lyon area – an imposing box, 45 m long by 25 m wide and 10 m high.