D House / Lode Architecture

© Daniel Moulinet

Architects: Lode Architecture
Location: Brittany,
Area: 250 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Daniel Moulinet

University Of Versailles Science Library / Badia Berger Architectes

© David Boureau

Architects: Badia Berger Architectes
Location: , France
Chief Architect: Trévor Ablott
Area: 4011 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: David Boureau

ZAC Paul Claudel / CAAU

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: CAAU
Location: , France
Area: 10748.0 sqm
Year: 2007
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Cambrai Cultural Laboratory Competition Entry / CAAU

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The proposal for the future Cultural Laboratory of , designed by CAAU (Coldefy & Associés Architectes Urbanistes) aims to provide as much as possible, the addition of a contemporary building on the ground floor, allowing the laboratory to develop principally on one level. This strategic connection will also allow, in a second phase, a link with the future extension of the museum. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Hypernuit Offices / h2o architectes

© Julien Attard

Architects: h2o architectes
Location: 72 Rue Clignancourt, Paris 18th,
Area: 65.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Julien Attard

Olympiades District in Paris Exhibition

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Going on now until March 31, the Olympiades, Paris exhibition at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal revisits the Olympiades district and its half century past rich in architectural thought, controversy, citizen debates and engagement at the heart of the city of in general and the 13th arrondissement in particular. About 40 years after the construction of the first buildings, the historian and curator, Françoise Moiroux, explores the urban, political and social elements of vertical urban planning and platform architecture through the prism of the Olympiades area. More information after the break.

Extension of the IUFM school in Lyon / Atelier de la Passerelle

© Jérome Ricolleau

Architects: Atelier de la Passerelle
Location: Boulevard de la Croix-Rousse, , France
Area: 3620.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Jérome Ricolleau, Frenchie Christogratin

Rebière 21 housing / Hondelatte Laporte Architectes

© Ronan Lacroix

Architects: Hondelatte Laporte Architectes
Location: Paris,
Project Manager: Charlotte Fagart
Project Team: Pierre Aubertin
General Contractor: Léon Grosse
Area: 1445.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Ronan Lacroix

Steel Band / Atelier Arcau

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Architects: Atelier Arcau
Location: Vannes,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Atelier Arcau

New National Archives of France / Studio Fuksas

© Philippe Ruault

Architects: Studio Fuksas
Location: 59 rue Guynemer, , Saint-Denis
Architects In Charge: Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas
Interiors: Fuksas Design
Area: 108136.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Philippe Ruault, Camilla Pongiglione,

Salgore / Atelier Arcau

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Architects: Atelier Arcau
Location: Pornic,
Program: New Headquarters of Pornic County
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Atelier Arcau

Le Temps Machine / Moussafir Architectes Associés

© Hervé Abbadie

Architects: Moussafir Architectes Associés
Location: Joue-Les-tours,
Design Team: Jacques Moussafir with nicolas Hugoo, Alexis duquennoy, narumi Kang, sofie reynaert, Jérôme Hervé and Virginie Prie
Area: 1,753 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Hervé Abbadie, Jérôme Ricolleau, Benoît Faure, Luc Boegly

Les Coccinelles Nursery School / SOA Architectes

© Clément Guillaume

Architects: SOA Architectes
Location: Saint-Gratien,
Area: 691 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Clément Guillaume

Stade Leo Lagrange / Archi5

© Sergio Grazia

Architects: Archi5, Borja Huidobro
Location: ,
Engineering: Ingérop
Landscape Architects: Michel Desvigne
Client: Toulon Provence Méditerranée
Area: 4,500 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Sergio Grazia

CFA Quimper / Atelier Arcau

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Architects: Atelier Arcau
Location: Quimper,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Atelier Arcau

Cardinet Quintessence / Périphériques architectes

© Sergio Grazia

Architects: Périphériques architectes
Location: 155 rue Cardinet , 75017 ,
Project Management: Anne-Françoise Jumeau, Emmanuelle Marin, David Trottin
Project Directors: Anne Clerget, Claire Oiry, S. Razafindralambo, J.L Anthonioz, E. Mares, V. Nodale, G. Plasson , J. sturari, F. Coquin, A. Thierry
Client: Nexity seeri
Area: 6115.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Sergio Grazia

‘I Love, Love, Love : to Build’ Exhibition

Anne Lacaton & Jean-Philippe Vassal. Éco quartier, Saint Nazaire, 2009. © Anne Lacaton & Jean-Philippe Vassal

The ‘I Love, Love, Love : to Build’ Exhibition, which will be on exhibit from February 10 – March 24, offers architects the opportunity to exhibit and share their private thoughts on their production. This series of invitations is in line with the Villa Noailles‘ querying on architects’ roles in our society, on the issues on which they work. Curators Jean-Pierre Blanc and Florence Sarano have simply decided to query each creator on his work: yesterday, today and tomorrow. The lecture by the architects will take place February 10th at 10:00am. For more information, please visit here.

Cine 32 / ENCORE HEUREUX Architectes

© Sebastien Normand

Architects: ENCORE HEUREUX Architectes
Location: ,
Area: 2,700 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Sebastien Normand, Adelaide Maisonabe, Nicola Delon