At the same time urban, architectural and landscaped project, the Requalification of downtown Benfeld (67) by the rhb architects agency and the landscaper Bruno Kubler is a subtle work of heritage enhancement, in order to make the center more attractive and practicable for the inhabitants of the commune.
How to connect an isolated district to the city center? This is the question that the actors of the city of Creil (60) asked the teams of the Espace Libre agency, landscapers and urban planners, who are proposing a development solution that dramatically depicts the landscape. Back on a project that is both discreet and remarkable.
“The Chemin des Carrières, the career path, is a lace undulating in the landscape, an invitation to travel as our ambition behind the reconquest of the Rosheim-St Nabor railway in Alsace, France. It is in these words that the architects of the firm Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter describe the Chemin des Carrières, an 11-kilometer poetic route that brings nature back to the center of the built landscape.
Close your eyes and think hard about La Défense (92). You will see its towers, its hordes of suits and ties and its large arch. A marked landscape that changes every two years in the autumn, not thanks to the dead leaves and the colors of the trees (few in this panorama) but thanks to Public Form, Biennial of the street furniture, which decorates the famous square of seated high in color!
You will never have waited for public transport with so much presence! Designed by the Spanish agency MIAS ARCHITECTS, the bus stop Palafolls is a sculptural work far from traditional shelters with advertising of all kinds, halfway between architectural intervention and contemporary installation.
In the heart of the capital, architect Franklin Azzi is writing a new chapter in Parisian passages, with the aptly named Beaupassage: a gallery of 4 square meters of floor space entirely dedicated to epicureans. An alliance of the traditional and the contemporary, in the facades as in the plates.
In the family of mini architectural projects I ask ... HUGE Studio! On the occasion of the last Madrid Design Festival, this Madrid workshop which has made mobility and innovation its specialties stood out thanks to Montaña en la Luna, an itinerant and open workspace, designed for the famous brand MINI automobile.