Desvigne loves the city because it offers a lot of public space, because a well-designed city with all its streets, squares and parks shapes a society. In addition to architects and urban designers, landscape architects are becoming increasingly more prominent: they create the space in which an architect works.
With the exhibition in the Grand Seminary, the Bruges triennial offers a historical and theoretical counterpart to the contemporary architecture and art route in the city centre.
The Center Pompidou in Metz presents two exhibits two Japonese exhibitions: the architecture expo’JAPAN-NESS’ makes a connection from 1945 to the present and the art expo ‘JAPANORAMA’ depicts Japanese contemporary art after 1970’s.
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec are linked by their quest for perfection, while the challenge to work together for these two very different personalities is very big. They have an experimental approach, which is crucial for their creative work.
Josephine Baker was in the Parisian avant-garde “très hot” because of her dancing dressed in 16 bananas. Hemingway called her “the most sensational woman anyone ever saw.” Adolf Loos was responsible for her unbuild “Roosmalen house.” Josephine and architecture. But Josephine Baker and Le Corbusier? We are looking for an answer.
Discover two very different urban development projects: a modernist approach in Le Havre and a contemporary approach in Nantes. Along the way we see some interesting projects in Rouen, Saint-Nazaire and Paris.
Long ago that you saw “La Chapelle Notre-Dame du Haut in Ronchamp”?
Or maybe you have never seen?
Ricciotti achieves magisterial technological and architectural delights in terms of concrete applications. UHSC makes it possible for architects to achieve extremely slim design, and special shapes with minimum concrete sections, which leads to dramatic architectural concrete.
Koolhaas designed a spectacular house that consists of three houses. A deep cave-like, rock-hewn part of the intimate family life, in the middle on the ground floor a glass house half inside and half outside and above that a higher volume which is divided into a home for the parents and one for children.
“Thoughtful and disciplined, with a genuine spirit and poetry.” The two Breton brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, quickly became world famous with their groundbreaking design proposals.
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