Tag: Paris

Nursery School & Municipal Workshops \ Jean-Francois Schmit

Nursery School & Municipal Workshops \ Jean-Francois Schmit

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• March 6, 2014 • Comments (0)

The Michelet development was built in the 1960s on the site of a former gasworks. The urban form of this major development, totaling more than one thousand eight hundred social dwellings, is typical of its period and is similar in some respects to the large housing complexes produced by post-war reconstruction policies. Seventeen tower blocks […]

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Balma Gramont – Toulouse \  Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste

Balma Gramont – Toulouse \ Nicolas Laisné Architecte Urbaniste

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• December 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

French architect Nicolas Laisné has completed in the housing project Balma Gramont. This block is located in the Zac de Balma Grama, an urban development area a few kilometres from the centre of Toulouse. Arranged lengthwise, it includes two large buildings at its extremities and two low buildings and two individual houses at the centre […]

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20 Social Housing and 3 Commercial Spaces in Paris \ h2o architectes

20 Social Housing and 3 Commercial Spaces in Paris \ h2o architectes

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• July 19, 2013 • Comments (3)

h2o architectes recently has completed the 20 social housing and 3 commercial spaces in Paris, France. + Description from h2o architectes The project of the rue Godefroy Cavaignac in Paris consisted in the rehabilitation of a building which did not meet hygiene and security standards into new social housing. The agency’s aim was to renew […]

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Hypernuit Offices \ h2o architectes

Hypernuit Offices \ h2o architectes

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• March 17, 2013 • Comments (0)

h2o architectes shared with us their recent project of Hypernuit Offices. The project takes place on the ground floor of a building of flats, behind a large window looking out onto the Clignancourt street. The office space to create has a single orientation; it is a well-lit, plainly treated  volume with a  simple geometry.  The […]

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"Apollo" Sofa \ Tatiana Bortkevic

“Apollo” Sofa \ Tatiana Bortkevic

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• October 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

“Apollo” – is a new sofa concept created by Tatiana Bortkevica. Inspired by modern architectural forms Apollo sofa has clean and smooth surface. The main concept of Apollo sofa is followed by minimalist lines. With its sophisticated and unusual form Apollo breaks the rule of traditional sofa design.Main body line bends forming two surfaces of […]

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Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N'Thepe Architects

Single Family House in Rue de Nice \ Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects

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• September 23, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by Beckmann-N’Thepe Architects, this is a three-storey private house with basement, facing east/north-east on the rue de Nice and west/sout-west across its courtyard. It is clad in puttycoloured concrete from top to bottom, which makes it look as if it is cut from a single block. Its colour, echoing that of the stone or […]

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Cinema - Studio des Ursulines \ h2o Architectes

Cinema – Studio des Ursulines \ h2o Architectes

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• September 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Founded in 1925, by the actors Armand Tallier and Laurence Myrga, the Studio des Ursulines became the first cinema for art house film in France. Today, this theater continues it’s tradition by catering to the younger Parisian public by providing a locale to discover cinema in it’s many facettes. The small theater offers selective programming […]

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Pajol Sports Centre \  Brisac Gonzalez Architects

Pajol Sports Centre \ Brisac Gonzalez Architects

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• July 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

Brisac Gonzalez Architects has recently completed the Pajol Sports Centre in Paris, France. The Pajol sports centre will formally open its doors at the beginning of the school year in September. Arranged over three levels, the building comprises two opaque volumes at lower ground and upper level that sandwich a porous mid level space that […]

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Day Nursery in Paris \ ECDM

Day Nursery in Paris \ ECDM

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• June 30, 2012 • Comments (0)

Paris-based architectural firm Emmanuel COMBAREL Dominique MARREC Architects (ECDM) has completed the Day Nursery in Paris, France. The project takes place into a heterogeneous district made of buildings of any sizes, of any styles, any periods. It’s an environment slightly old-fashioned, hybrid and disintegrated, typical of the heterogeneous architecture which characterizes the Parisian peri-urban zones. Modernity […]

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Press Conference Room for the French Ministry of Agriculture \ h2o Architectes

Press Conference Room for the French Ministry of Agriculture \ h2o Architectes

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• June 9, 2012 • Comments (0)

The client’s specific request for this press conference room was to create a project that would be both contemporary and timeless in order to match the Institution that it would represent. h2o Architectes aimed to transform this “technical tool” into a space of representation and communication for the Minister and its politicians. A high number […]

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