15.02.20 Trapeze Architecture: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

The Umbrellas of Charbourg, famous film by Jacques Demy from 1964 now also refers to the Trapèze Architecture project which reinvests the old Umbrella factory in Charbourg and transforms it into an exceptional contemporary loft. Catherine Deneuve's point here, but a bright accommodation with a resolutely contemporary industrial character.

15.02.20 Atelier Féret & Frechon: House of sports and associations

Located in the popular district of the Maison Rouge de Louviers (27), the Maison des Sports et des Associations breathes new life into a somewhat neglected sector. Signed Atelier Féret & Frechon, the complex strongly signals its presence thanks to marked architectural choices.

15.02.20 PPA Architectures et Encore Heureux: Pratgraussals party hall

The agencies ppa architectures and Encore Heureux team up to create the new Pratgraussals d'Albi village hall (81). The sober and elegant project relies on flexibility and modularity, in order to adapt to the effervescence of the inhabitants' life and to the diversity of events that the equipment will host.

15.02.20 KOZ architects: Sensations

Wood is causing a sensation in Strasbourg (67)! The KOZ Architectes agency designs, for Eurométropole, a high-rise building entirely made of wood. Culminating at 38 meters high, the apartment building "Sensations" goes down in history, in front of the largest building in France using 100% this warm and ecological material.

15.02.20 Enia architects: Saint Joseph Church

The faithful of Montigny-Lès-Cormeilles (95) finally benefit from a new place of worship! The Christians of the town, who had previously been living in a dilapidated prefab building from the 1970s, now enjoy a bright and contemporary temple built by the teams of the agency Enia architects. Back on a divine project.

14.02.20 Ignacio Prego Architectures: Courthouse

Commissioned to build the new Pointe-à-Pitre Courthouse in Guadeloupe (97), the agency Ignacio Prego Architectures offers a contemporary reinterpretation of the ancestral symbolism of the judicial space. Architects indeed explore the notions of stability, measure and justice through the creation of an architecture of controlled balance echoing the current legislative world. Zoom on a referenced architecture.

14.02.20 Antonio Virga Architect: The Grand Palais

The city of Cahors (46) welcomes a new cinema! Signed Antonio Virga. Architecture, the complex energizes Place Bessières and increases the cultural offer of the town. All of light bricks and amber clad metal, the structure reinterprets the silhouette of the old barracks and acts as a signal in the urban landscape.

14.02.20 StudioLada: Tourist office

The Nancy collective StudioLada imagines a tourist office dressed in pink for the town of Plainfaing (88). As part of this project, the architects, commissioned by the community of agglomerations of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, create a small welcoming entity using local materials. Back on the history of local sustainable architecture.

13.02.20 A + Architecture: Ada Lovelace College

Since the start of the new school year, the former residents of the Jules-Vallès college in Nîmes (30) have put their school bags down in a new positive energy establishment highlighting the Gard stone. An impressive monolith dominating the heights of the town, the Ada Lovelace college is a project well rooted in its time.

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