ESTEBAN / Leibar-Seigneurin

© Patrick Miara

Architects: Leibar-Seigneurin
Location: ,
Year: 2013
Photographs: Patrick Miara

EHUNDURA / Leibar-Seigneurin

© Patrick Miara

Architects: Leibar-Seigneurin
Location: ,
Area: 5400.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Patrick Miara

Hotel in the Douro Vineyards / Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Arquitectos

© Nuno Gaspar

Architects: Ricardo Carvalho + Joana Vilhena Arquitectos
Location: Douro, Portugal
Design Team: Joana Vilhena, Ricardo Carvalho, José Roque, José Maria Rhodes Sérgio and Nuno Gaspar
Area: 1,600 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Nuno Gaspar

School, Educative & Cultural Center / Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons Architectes

© David Helman

Architects: Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons Architectes
Location: ,
Owner:: City Hall of Pau
Year: 2011
Photographs: David Helman, Courtesy of Positif

Institut des Sciences Analytiques / Atelier Christian Hauvette + PARC Architectes

© Sébastien Morel

Architects: Atelier Christian Hauvette, PARC Architectes
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Christian Hauvette
Area: 10500.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Sébastien Morel

A Suspended Room / NeM Architectes

© Rémy Castan

Architects: NeM Architectes
Location: , France
Architect In Charge: Lucie Niney, Thibault Marca
Structural Engineer: INGE.ST.AR
Area: 40 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Rémy Castan

20 Social Housing in Paris / h2o architectes

© Stéphane Chalmeau

Architects: h2o architectes
Location: Paris,
Engineering: Louis Choulet
Area: 1850.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Stéphane Chalmeau

‘Eurorennes Ilot Féval’ Winning Proposal / Jean-Paul Viguier et Associés

Courtesy of Jean-Paul Viguier et Associés

Designed by Jean-Paul Viguier et Associés, in collaboration with Yves-Marie Maurer Architecture and the Atelier Blanchard Marsault Pondevie, their ’Eurorennes Ilot Féval’ winning proposal consists of an approximately 22,000m2 office and commercial space, which also includes a theatre arthouse cinema. Located on the south bank of the train station in , France, the project will be serviced by the TGV (bullet train) with an expected completion date in 2017. More images after the break.

MuCEM / Rudy Ricciotti

© Steven Massart

Architects: Rudy Ricciotti
Location: Marseille,
Associate Architects: C+T architecture
Year: 2013
Photographs: Steven Massart

Sedan Cultural Center / Richard + Schoeller Architectes

© Sergio Grazia

Architects: Richard + Schoeller Architectes
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Isabelle Richard, Frederic Schoeller
Structural Engineering: Batiserf
Area: 1,897 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Sergio Grazia, Felix Schoeller

Legendre / Avenier Cornejo Architectes

© Stephane Chalmeau

Architects: Avenier Cornejo Architectes
Client: RIVP
Contractor: Bouygues Habitat Social
Area: 926.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Stephane Chalmeau, Cristobal Palma, Serge Barto

46 Homes in Rue du Maroc / MAAST

© Hervé Abbadie

Architects: MAAST
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Isabelle Manescau, François Marzelle
Design Team: Julien Roman Environmental consultancy
Construction Consultancy: Sechaud et Bossuyt Safety
Area: 3,610 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Hervé Abbadie, Cécile Septet

OMA Breaks Ground on BMVR Library in Caen


Construction has begun on OMA’s competition-winning proposal for the BMVR (Bibliothèque Multimédia à Vocation Régionale) Library in northern . Located at the tip of a peninsula in an old industrial port area of Caen, the 13,000 square meter public library is shaped by four protruding wings that point towards four of the city’s landmarks: l’Abbaye aux Hommes, l’Abbaye aux Dames, the train station to the south and a new urban development to the west.

More on BMVR after the break…

School complex in Rillieux-la-Pape / Tectoniques Architects

© Renaud Araud

Architects: Tectoniques Architects
Location: , France
Area: 5,034 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Renaud Araud

Michel de Montaigne Middle School in Lormont / art’ur architectes

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Architects: art’ur architectes
Location: , Bordeaux,
Client: Gironde Department General Council
Area: 5567.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: 11h45

Cenon / Habiter Autrement + Ateliers Jean Nouvel

© Philippe Ruault

Architects: Habiter Autrement + Ateliers Jean Nouvel
Location: ,
Architects In Charge: Mia Hägg, Sandrine Forais / Jean Nouvel
Project Managers: Sandrine Forais, Elise Camus
Architectural Consultant: Jean-Jacques Raynaud
Team Members: Mathilde Jauvin, Aimée Lau, Félix Medina, Louis Mangin, Nicolas Métro, Marcel Züger
Area: 6,852 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Philippe Ruault

Plein Soleil / rh+ architecture

© Luc Boegly

Architects: rh+ architecture
Location: Paris,
Area: 2,560 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Luc Boegly

Seguin / Agence Bernard Bühler

© Vincent Monthiers

Architects: Agence Bernard Bühler
Location: , France
Area: 2,139 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Vincent Monthiers, Courtesy of Agence Bernard Bühler