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Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners team to design Louvre conservation facility

Posted: Tuesday, July 07, 2015
The team led by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners won the competition to design a conservation and storage facility for the Musée du Louvre in Liévin in northern France (in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region). RSH + P worked alongside the French firm Mutabilis Paysage (landscape architects), Egis Bâtiments Nord (technical…

Atelier YokYok’s “Les Voûtes Filantes” at the 2015 Cahors June festival

Posted: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
The threaded cobalt blue tunnels of "Les Voûtes Filantes" by Paris-based Atelier YokYok are now on full display for the 2015 Cahors June Festival, an emerging garden festival taking place throughout the month of June in Cahors, France. Designed in collaboration with metal sculptor

Another peek into the Festival des Architectures Vives: The 2015 Pavilion

Posted: Friday, April 17, 2015
Here's another glimpse of the 2015 Festival des Architectures Vives opening this June. As visitors explore the cities of Montpellier and La Grande Motte, they'll find installation sites that play with the notion of temporality: spontaneity, immediacy, chance encounters, the ephemeral, and so on. Another feature not…

A preview of the Festival des Architectures Vives 2015

Posted: Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Over at La Grande Motte and Montpellier in France, the Festival des Architectures Vives is back for 2015. Established in 2006, FAV aims to connect the public to architecture and new urban spaces around town as well as showcase the work of young architects. In celebration of…

Sou Fujimoto + Manal Rachdi OXO + Nicolas Laisné win Ecole Polytechnique Learning Centre

Posted: Monday, April 06, 2015
A consortium led by Sou Fujimoto Architects + Manal Rachdi OXO Architectes + Nicolas Laisné Associates had the winning design for the upcoming Ecole Polytechnique Learning Centre for the Paris-Saclay University. The team collaborated with Egis Bâtiment, Franck Boutté consultants and Jean-Paul Lamoureux acoustics. The winning team was…

“Les voûtes filantes” by Atelier YokYok to be showcased during 2015 Cahors June garden festival

Posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Parisian practice Atelier YokYok had one of the three winning entries that will be installed during the 2015 Cahors Juin Jardins, coming up this June in Cahors, France. Starting out with more humble beginnings in June 2006, the garden festival has grown (no pun intended)…

A glimpse at MenoMenoPiu’s EauBERGE Paris Capsule Hotel proposal

Posted: Thursday, December 11, 2014
Inspired by cabin hotels like those in Japan and the Parisian booksellers housed in structures built along the Seine river, MenoMenoPiu Architects shared the details to their eye-catching proposal for the EauBERGE Paris Capsule Hotel. As a response to the tourist nature of Paris, MenoMenoPiu's design…

Petropolis of Tomorrow’s “FrequenCity”, currently at the FRAC’s “The City as a Vision”

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014
Petropolis of Tomorrow's "FrequenCity" is part of an impressive collection of projects in the current "The City as a Vision" exhibition at the FRAC Centre in France, happening now until February 22, 2015. As a tribute to historian and critic Michel Ragon -- who wrote…

World War I International Memorial at Notre-Dame-de-Lorette to be inaugurated in November

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Upon the centenary commemoration of the tragic events that occurred in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region during the Great War, the International Memorial at Notre-Dame-de-Lorette in France will be officially inaugurated on November 11, 2014. Designed by architect Philippe Prost -- who had the winning proposal in a…

Italian team wins first place at the Solar Decathlon Europe 2014

Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014
The top three winners of the Solar Decathlon Europe 2014 were recently announced during the awards ceremony this past weekend in Versailles, France. For two years, the 20 student teams worked to build a full-scale, fully functioning solar-powered house. Out of 800 decathletes who participated in…

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