Architecture paris

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Project • By Leclercq associésHousing

VILLA SAINTE EUGÉNIE

The Villa Eugénie is located on a long plot of land at the corner of two streets, rue Dombasle and avenue Sainte Eugénie, a cul-de-sac. Particularly respectful of its environment, both in terms of its form and the materials used, our project for 42 homeownership housing units is comprised of two sections, namely  the stone and glass corner, and a series of ateliers on a small, paved street.   Stone and glassBacking onto the existing building on 34, rue Dombasle, the project is a six storey structure located at the corner of two streets which mirrors the design of the neighbouring building, without the seventh floor. The building’s lower section is made up of grey stone panels. The street-facing façade... More

Project • By Leclercq associésSports Centres

INSEP CENTRE TIR À L'ARC

After the completion of the sports centre delivered in 2010, the construction of a new archery facility and an outdoor shooting range was the second phase of the operation to renovate and modernise the French National Institute of Sport, Expertise and Performance (INSEP). The archery building combines the programmatic demands of a high level sport with a simple, readily understandable organisational principle.   The building’s shape calls to mind a pavilion. It is initially defined by its horizontal planes: a floor and a roof. This structure is provided by a series of slender posts made of metal, a material that allows for an elegant design emphasising the lightness of the roof. This system also allows for the addition of 4-met... More

Project • By PCA-STREAMOffices

175HAUSSMANN

Thanks to PCA-STREAM’s project, the complex at 173–175 Haussmann recovers urban legibility that measuring up to its exceptional location a stone’s throw away from Place de l’Étoile, magnified by a majestic entrance at the bow of the building.   Finally brought together in a coherent manner, via an overhaul of distribution, the new complex offers floors that are flexible, open, bright, and pleasant, fitted out by RF Studio with a view to addressing the challenges of tomorrow’s workspaces. They are supplemented with outstanding common areas designed by PCASTREAM, including a triple-height atrium serving as a new village square for employees, but also a livable landscaped terrace.   A hybrid g... More

Project • By baka architectesApartments

Appartement Estienne

The apartment is located on the ground floor of a 4-story building from the 1930s in Colombes (suburbs of Paris). This Souplex of 72sqm has the particularity of being crossing and surrounded by two private courtyards. The goal of this renovation is to transform the layout of the spaces to optimize the uses.  The kitchen has been moved closer to the entrance to become a central living place, taking full advantage of the south-east light.  The living room is planned as a large modular space in the extension of the kitchen and can accommodate a bedroom with a light partition or a wooden rotating screen. A significant amount of bespoke carpentry work has been carried out to optimize storage space.   The entrance wall was repl... More

Project • By Modular Lighting InstrumentsOffices

Audit CPA

The headquarters of Audit CPA are located in Paris. They're specialized in accounting expertise, financial audit, financial advisory services, social & human resources management and taxation & legal. Its beautiful renovated facade is the start to an architectural feast. White walls blend seamlessly with the ancient wooden floor. Modular lighting fixtures highlight the walls and bring an interesting twist to the ceiling with our pendant lighting solutions.   Products used: Médard Smart Lotis SLD75 Trapz   Photography: Grégory Copitet Architect: Felix Millory Architecture More

Project • By Wilmotte & Associés S.AChurches

RUSSIAN ORTHODOX SPIRITUAL AND CULTURAL CENTRE

A PROJECT DEVELOPED ON A LISTED SITE The land chosen for the Russian Orthodox Spiritual & Cultural Centre project in Paris was originally occupied by the former headquarters of Meteo France. It is close to a number of very popular Parisian tourist attractions and it is adjacent to the banks of the River Seine. The development adjoins the Palais de l’Alma and is not far from the Eiffel Tower, the Quai Branly museum, the Invalides Esplanade on the left bank, and the Grand Palais and the Museum of Modern Art on the right bank. A PROJECT THAT RESPECTS THE NEIGHBOURHOOD AND THE ENVIRONMENT The project is closely incorporated into the existing urban fabric, and particular care has been taken to landscaping. The height of the four building... More