LAN Chosen to Revamp Paris’ Grand Palais

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After a nine-month long competition, LAN Architecture has been commissioned to restructure and extend the historic Grand Palais in . With the intent to “restore the building’s original coherence and sense of transparency,” LAN plans to revamp the 1900 World’s Fair building by resorting its unity and circulation, as well as the volume of its galleries around the Grand Nave and the addition of a new entrance court.

Review the plan in more detail, after the break…

11 Social Housing Units / Zoomfactor Architectes

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Architects: Zoomfactor Architectes
Location: Firminy,
Cost: € 1,0 M excl. VAT
Area: 991.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Sa2t Grand-Angle-Photographie

Villa des Sciences / LOG Architectes

© Vincent Fillon

Architects: LOG Architectes
Location: Paris,
Project Management: LOG architects and Jean-Pierre Bouanha (former associate) for the SD et DD phases
Area: 1,319 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Vincent Fillon

Le Carré en Seine / PietriArchitectes

© Thierry Favatier

Architects: PietriArchitectes
Location: Seine River,
Area: 15,000 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Thierry Favatier, Vincent Fillon

The Carreau du Temple / studioMilou architecture

© Fernando Javier Urquijo

Architects: studioMilou architecture
Location: 4 Rue Eugène Spuller, , France
Architect In Charge: Jean François Milou
Area: 9,045 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Fernando Javier Urquijo

Magasins Des Archives Departamentales Du Nord / zigzag architecture + J de Alzua

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: zigzag architecture, J de Alzua
Location: ,
Area: 13000.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Ginko Eco-Quarter / La Nouvelle Agence

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Architects: La Nouvelle Agence
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Aït‐Mehdi Samira & Latizeau Sylvain
Area: 2,150 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Courtesy of La Nouvelle Agence

11 Dwellings / La Nouvelle Agence

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Architects: La Nouvelle Agence
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Aït‐Mehdi Samira & Latizeau Sylvain
Area: 1,048 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of La Nouvelle Agence

Archipel Habitat Head Office / Bruno Gaudin Architectes

© Stéphane Chalmeau

Architects: Bruno Gaudin Architectes
Location: ,
Associate Architect: Benoit Gautier
Area: 8,535 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Stéphane Chalmeau, Nicolas Borel

The Opera Garnier Restaurant / Studio Odile Decq

© Odile Decq – Roland Halbe

Architects: Studio Odile Decq
Location: 8 Rue Scribe, , France
Project Responsible: Peter Baalman
Area: 1,100 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Odile Decq – Roland Halbe

Exedra Nice Hotel Spa / Simone Micheli

© Jürgen Eheim

Architects: Simone Micheli
Location: 12 Boulevard Victor Hugo, 06000 Nice,
Area: 700.0 sqm
Year: 2008
Photographs: Jürgen Eheim

Villa V2 / Guerin & Pedroza Architectes

© Paul Kozlowski

Architects: Guerin & Pedroza Architectes
Location: ,
Area: 4,016 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Paul Kozlowski

Tower Apartment / Agence SML

© Hervé Abbadie

Architects: Agence SML
Location: 7th arrondissement of , , France
Design Team: Marc Sirvin, Clemence Eliard
Area: 25.0 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Hervé Abbadie

Mont de Marsan Mediatheque / archi5

© Didier Boy de la Tour

Architects: archi5
Location: Place de la Caserne Bosquet, 40000 , France
Area: 4750.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Didier Boy de la Tour, Courtesy of Communauté d’agglomération du Marsan, Gaston F. Bergeret

Music Academy Of Roubaix / zigzag architecture

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: zigzag architecture
Location: ,
Area: 3600.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

SFR Headquarters / Jean-Paul Viguier et Associés

© Éric Sempé

Architects: Jean-Paul Viguier et Associés
Location: 93210 Saint-Denis,
Area: 135000.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Éric Sempé

A Place of Exchanges / zigzag architecture

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: zigzag architecture
Location: 24 Avenue Gustave Delory, 59170 , France
Design Team: Etienne Fromont, Emma Desprets, Mathieu Le Cosquer, Jérémy Guerbadot, Nicolas Ecrepont, Jean-Philippe Augusto
Area: 43000.0 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Ourcq Jaures Student & Social Housing / Lacaton & Vassal

© Philippe Ruault

Architects: Lacaton & Vassal
Location: 19th arrondissement of , ,
Architect In Charge: Anne Lacaton & Jean Philippe Vassal
Project Manager: Gaetan Redelsperger
Area: 5740.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Philippe Ruault