Version Rubis Housing / Jean-Paul Viguier Architecture

© Takuji Shimmura

Architects: Jean-Paul Viguier Architecture
Location: Montpellier,
Structure Engineering Firm: André Verdier
Fluids Engineering Firm: ENR Concept
Acoustician: Socotec
Certification: BBC Effinergie
Area: 6000.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Takuji Shimmura

Le Corbusier and Brutalism Exhibition

I DREAMT, Le Corbusier, 1953, oil on canvas © Fondation Le Corbusier/ADAGP 2013

Opening October 11th to mark the re-opening of the J1 Maritime Hangar, Marseille-Provence 2013, European Capital of Culture, is presenting the Le Corbusier and Brutalism Exhibition in celebration of one of the most esteemed architects of the 20th century. The exhibition emphasizes the different facets of this unique artist-architect who along with his design work also pursued drawing, urbanism, painting, and sculpture.

Curated by Jacques Sbriglio, the renowned architect and realized in collaboration with the Fondation Le Corbusier, Le Corbusier and Brutalism covers the period from 1935 to 1965. It presents more than 250 of the architect’s works: 133 original blueprints, 54 drawings and sketches, 33 paintings, 14 sculptures, 10 enamels, 4 tapestries, and 19 architectural models, as well as close to 100 photographs taken at Le Corbusier’s building sites. The exhibition ends December 22. For more information, please visit here.

49 Social Housing Estates / BROISSAND arch

© David Boureau

Architects: BROISSAND arch
Location: Montlouis-sur-Loire,
Architect In Charge: Renaud Broissand
Architects Collaborators: Eric Hardy, Augustin Brisedou
Area: 3,120 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: David Boureau

AALON / Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners

© Jean-Luc Laloux

Architects: Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners
Area: 600.0 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Jean-Luc Laloux

ST JEAN / Leibar-Seigneurin

© Patrick Miara

Architects: Leibar-Seigneurin
Location: Bordeaux,
Area: 8,614 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Patrick Miara, Martin y Zentol

Le Scriptorial / Daniel Cleris & Jean-Michel Daubourg

© Luc Boegly

Architects: CPLUSD
Location: , Lower Normandy, France
Architects: Emmanuel Berjot, Daniel Cleris, Jean-Michel Daubourg
Museographic Designers : Les Crayons, Uzes, France
Structure Engineers: Ecb, Saint-Malo, France
Electricity Engineers : Bader, Juvigny-Sous-Andaine, France
Hvac Engineers : Hauguel & Associes, Agneaux, France
Area: 2150.0 sqm
Year: 2006
Photographs: Luc Boegly

ESTEBAN / Leibar-Seigneurin

© Patrick Miara

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

EHUNDURA / Leibar-Seigneurin

© Patrick Miara

Architects: Leibar-Seigneurin
Location: , France
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: , France
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: Gentilly,
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

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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 Rennes, 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: ,
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: , France
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