Became famous thanks to the television series Mad Men, where filming took place, the Time & Life Building, built in 1959, needed a good overhaul. Between outdated mechanical systems, a weathered lobby, and an energy-inefficient building envelope, the aging tower was struggling to compete in the New York commercial real estate market.
Improving the quality of water in the City of Montreal without degrading the beauty of the environment in which it is located: these are the challenges faced by Smith Vigeant architectes, project manager. Located in the heart of a public park in Montreal, it was essential that the architecture of the structure respect the environment in which it is located. Challenge met…
The Hôtel des Lices is celebrating its 50th birthday this year! And for the occasion, the emblematic address of Saint-Tropez is getting a makeover to celebrate the event by inaugurating its new restaurant Odette, a tribute to its history.
The Domaine de Verchant will begin the start of its extension work in the fall of 2022. The first 5-star hotel in Languedoc in 2010, and member of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux association since 2013, is one of the must-see sites in the region… and don't intend to stop there.
Îlot Balmoral, a 13-storey mixed-use building commissioned by the Société d'Habitation de Montréal (SHDM), is a brilliant testimony to the city's creative economy. Integrated into the Quartier des Spectacles, the impressive structure stands in the heart of downtown Montreal and adjoins the Place des Festivals. It houses the new headquarters of the National Film Board (NFB) as well as the UQAC School of Digital Arts, Animation and Design (NAD School).
It is in the lower parts of the Saint-Pierre church, on the Le Corbusier site that this exhibition was born, as part of the XNUMXth Saint-Etienne International Design Biennial. Thus, six micro-architectures will invest the cereal land of the site, at the end of the summer. The goal ? Questioning our relationship to comfort, inviting us to discover a “utopian architecture”.
Work on the new Maison des Compagnons du Devoir et du Tour de France has begun and will be completed in the 3rd quarter of 2023. On Friday May 6, 2022, the symbolic first stone of the building was laid at La Jallère, in Bordeaux…