Tag: France

Villa C in Cannes-La \ Studio GUILHEM

Villa C in Cannes-La \ Studio GUILHEM

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• March 30, 2013 • Comments (0)

Richard Guilhem, and his project manager Denis Bodino, conceived and achieved this beautiful private residence located in Cannes-­La Californie. The Villa C, as it is named, shows bot hits differences in this residential area and elegantly integrates the green setting. The architects choose extreme simplicity and minimalism. This geometrical shaped building, with its precise lines […]

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Office building for VINCI Immobilier d'entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

Office building for VINCI Immobilier d’entreprise & NEXITY Entreprises \ Mateo architects

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• March 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

When addressing this project for an office building, we started off by thinking about the entire city block as a series of buildings with spaces between them to introduce light and air into the empty space. In this way we began to see the building as a mass that formed Rue Emile Zola, like a […]

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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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Lycée René Goscinny \ José Morales architecte

Lycée René Goscinny \ José Morales architecte

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• February 25, 2013 • Comments (0)

LYCEE RENE GOSCINNY DRAP (Alpes-Maritimes, Région Provence-Alpes-Côted’Azur) + Statement by José Morales architecte The project site is part of an already settled area where valleys have been deeply sculpted by water over time. Our project has been designed to reflect the story of that environment and seeks to tie in with all of these interwoven […]

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MERVAU social housing \ Tetrarc architects

MERVAU social housing \ Tetrarc architects

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• December 18, 2012 • Comments (1)

MERVAU BY TETRARC: A WELL THOUGHT-OUT URBAN RENOVATION In Saint-Gilles Croix de Vie, a well known Atlantic port, Tetrarc is undertaking a social housing project with Vendée overtones, Mervau. After having reviewed the housing site (Arborea), its classification (Playtime) and its services (Boreal), and its construction using the wood option (Rosa Park), Tetrarc is giving […]

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Paloma \ Tetrarc architects

Paloma \ Tetrarc architects

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• December 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Situated in southern France, Nîmes is well known for its exuberant character, its fashionable artists and….. its tumultuous/spectacular storms. Tetrarc has fed on Nîmes’ special identity in order to create the complex dedicated to contemporary music that has just been opened at the entrance to the town between a flying club and a district made […]

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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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