In a Paris flood-risk suburb, 61 social housing units contributes to Ivry Confluences Urban Development Zone desire to revitalize this former industrial district. Design by Atelier du Pont, Architects.
Paris architectural news – Sweco has been commissioned by Société du Grand Paris for the detailed design work and project management of the maintenance complex for Line 15 East of the Grand Paris Express metro network in Paris, France.
Printemps, named after the season of Spring, is a renowned department store in Paris. As part of the reconstruction the objective was to introduce a new atrium that would allow visitors to see all levels. UUfie architects designed a vertical movement, creating a landmark that is compliant with the quality of the establishment.
The former office building has been completely restructured to create a luxury Parisian hotel, with as its focal point the new central courtyard and contemporary extension. The building’s new identity offers an exceptional experience in a place that is both deluxe and intimate.
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Riksbyggen’s internationally-acclaimed egg-shaped sauna, Solar Egg, by artists Bigert and Bergström, has been invited to be part of the Swedish Design Moves Paris initiative. For three weeks, starting on the 25th of November, Parisians will get the chance to experience both Swedish design and sauna traditions.
This renovation and transformation, by Matteo Cainer Architects Ltd, of a Parisian top-floor apartment is surrounded by the magnificent Bois de Boulogne and the Jardin du Ranelagh, with 360-degree views of the city’s historic monuments.
PLP’s proposal to revamp the tower embodies the incarnation of “La Parisienne” chic, elegant, and sometimes even exuberant.
MAD Architects, led by Ma Yansong, unveils “Mirage” ─ a renovation proposal for Montparnasse Tower in Paris, France. MAD’s design transforms this huge black monolithic building ─ positioned in the city center ─ into an artistic lighting installation that reflects the city upside down.
SO – IL and Laisné Roussel architects win international architecture competition for Place Mazas site in Paris. The competition is part of Reinventer La Seine, a call for innovative riverside proposals at the intersection of architecture, creative urbanism and development.
Design: Martin Duplantier Architectes
The 138-hectare park features prestigious sports facilities, a vast forest area and a plateau inhabited by buildings from 1962 and designed by the architect René Coulon.
Design: Muoto Architects
The Public Condenser building hosts a mix of activities including indoor and outdoor sports facilities, a restaurant, cafeteria, and various public spaces: a pedestrian square, street terraces, park areas for deliveries, bikes and cars.
Design: Brenac & Gonzalez et Associés architecture office
Exchanges between people, their flows, generate powerful images, which, in architecture, can be incorporated into the quest to avoid heaviness.
Design: CR2 Arquitetura and FGMF Arquitetos
“The idea was to make the studio attractive, and for that, it needed to be practical, economical and, in a way, neutral, able to suit different users,” explains the architect Clara Reynaldo, partner of CR2 Arquitetura.