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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…

3xn to design the new International Olympic Committee HQ in Lausanne

Posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
3xn was chosen by the International Olympic Committee as the architectural partner to design the new IOC Headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The IOC selected the Danish firm out of a shortlist of 12 after a collective decision by the IOC Architecture College during a March 25…

Bernard Tschumi retrospective opens on April 30 at Centre Pompidou, Paris

Posted: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Book a trip to the Centre Pompidou in Paris this summer. The Centre is hosting the first major European retrospective of iconic French-Swiss architect and theorist Bernard Tschumi from April 30 to July 28, 2014. Exploring Tschumi's influential work from 1975 to the…

a/LTA’s winning Intergenerational Residence proposal in Rennes, France

Posted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Open communal living and the integration of urban structures and nature have become popular features when it comes to the future of residential living and design. These concepts can be found in the proposal of a/LTA architects' Intergenerational Residence design competition for the ZAC de Beauregard…

Winning team chosen to build 2nd “Architectural Folie of the 21st century” in Montpellier

Posted: Friday, March 07, 2014
The "folie" continues with the winning team that will build a new "Architectural Folie of the 21st Century" for Montpellier, France. The multidisciplinary team -- which includes Sou Fujimoto Architects, Nicolas Laisné Associates, and Manal Rachdi Oxo Architects as the architects --…

LAN chosen to restructure iconic Grand Palais in Paris

Posted: Wednesday, March 05, 2014
The historic Grand Palais is due for a contemporary touch-up from French firm LAN, who recently won the competition to restructure and expand the monument. Located in the heart of Paris, the Grand Palais was built as a museum to showcase French art culture during the…

“On the move” by Bluefoamit - 2nd-prize winner for E12 France, Rouen

Posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The latest entry to add to our Europan 12 feature bundle is "On the move" from architectural collective Bluefoamit. The proposal won 2nd prize for the Rouen site in the French edition of E12. Check it out right below.

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