Alia Bengana + Atelier BEPG designed the Yoshinori Restaurant. The gourmet Yoshinori Restaurant is located in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés just a stone’s throw away from Odéon.
The Parisian practice Barrault Pressacco recently completed a social housing project in massive stone. The operation articulates an environmental approach to design whilst echoing the Hausmannian building tradition.
Matteo Cainer Architects’ work has continued on the renovation and transformation of this Parisian penthouse apartment. With structural works now completed, the once fragmented, somber and abandoned apartment is coming back to life as a light-flooded penthouse with magnificent views over the city.
Inspired by the nearby covered market, the project designed by the Patrick Mauger agency in Auneau takes the form of a contemporary hall. The building is set back from the street, creating an esplanade that extends the main market square.
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An audacious design by architects Beckmann-N’Thépé for the Marne-la-Vallée university library: it evokes a mound of earth ‘torn from its natural environment,’ in harmony with its surroundings. ‘Between naturalism and terror’ – Aldric Beckmann.
Public tours of a newly-restored Salvation Army shelter in Paris designed by Le Corbusier and his cousin Pierre Jeanneret start in April. The tour guides for the 11-storey building, known as the Cité de Refuge, will be the residents of the building themselves who have been trained by the Fondation Le Corbusier.
Bouygues Immobilier UrbanEra, SOM and Ateliers 2/3/4/ Team selected for Charenton-Bercy District Masterplan and Tower in Eastern Paris.
Construction starts on the urban integration and rooftop extension of a 1970s shopping centre in Paris by MVRDV. The design proposal breaks up the solid, horizontal volume of this mixed-use program.
AZC and SPLAAR propose a diversity of volumetric devices, duplexes, lofts, houses, terraces, balconies, loggias, gardens … The new entity offers an architectural variety which responds to the urban scale of the site as well as to the domestic character of its program.
Expanding the cinema experience – UNStudio’s design for EuropaCity’s ‘Centre Culturel’ has been selected in the largest private initiative architectural competition ever launched in France.
Architects among Paris attack victims: a Moroccan architect and teacher at the ENSA Paris-Malaquais architecture school. Also killed was a German man who worked for RPBW – led by Italian architect Renzo Piano – at their Paris office, and a French architect at architectural practice Atelier Grand Paris.
Located in Ivry-sur-Seine close to the river, this 104-unit project adapt to the physical constraints of the site and enhancing the brief with added value. Engasser & associates agency composed three apartment buildings, two of which are for private ownership and the third for social housing.
Designed by agence ENGASSER & associés the Sports Centre pulls together a large number of elements from different briefs, i.e. an already-existing gymnasium, swimming pool and indoor tennis courts with the creation of a multi-purpose arena, boxing hall, bodybuilding hall etc
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Extreme organizational flexibility, attention to environmental quality and an accurate interpretation of the setting: these were the requirements for the headquarters of IDF Habitat, the French company in charge of the development of social housing operations.
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.
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.