Day-Care And Young Workers Hostel / Chartier Dalix Architectes + Avenier Cornejo Architectes

© David Foessel

Architects: Chartier Dalix Architectes + Avenier Cornejo Architectes
Location: Paris,
Year: 2013
Photographs: David Foessel, Luc Boegly, Samuel Lehuède

Grenelle, 35 Logements / Peripheriques Architectes

© Sergio Grazia

Architects: Peripheriques Architectes
Location: , France
Architect In Charge: Anne-Françoise Jumeau, Emmanuelle Marin, David Trottin
Area: 2,800 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Sergio Grazia, Peripheriques Architectes

Herzog & de Meuron Unveils Pedestrian-Centric City Center for Lyon Confluence

Block A3: west public transit. Image © Herzog & de Meuron

The Mayor of , , has unveiled plans for a dense, mixed-use district planned for the Confluence. Masterplanned by Herzog & de Meuron, in collaboration with landscapist Michel Desvigne, the 35-hectare scheme will be the first plot developed in the second phase of a larger regeneration initiative that aims to “double the city-center” by reclaiming a massive, post-industrial site on the city’s central peninsula. Once complete, the second phase, known as “Ilot A3”, will provide more than 2,000 homes in a lush residential park and vibrant “market quarter.” 

Pajot School Canteen / Atelier 208

© Alexis Leclercq

Architects: Atelier 208
Location: Rue Emile Pajot, 77340 Pontault-Combault,
Area: 700.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Alexis Leclercq

Suresnes Museum of Urban and Social History / Encore Heureux + AAVP

© Cyrus Cornut

Architects: Encore Heureux + AAVP
Location: Place de la Gare de Longchamp, 92150 , France
Architect In Charge: Encore Heureux,
Year: 2014
Photographs: Cyrus Cornut, Luc Boegly

Lucie Aubrac School / Coldefy & Associates Architects Urban Planners (CAAU)

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: Coldefy & Associates Architects Urban Planners (CAAU)
Location: 184 Rue Fin de la Guerre, 59200 ,
Project Leader: Laurence Ployaert
Landscape Architects: Pergame
Interior Architects: Anne-Sophie Motte
Area: 10382.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Aquaterra Environmental Centre / Tectoniques Architectes

© Julien Lanoo

Architects: Tectoniques Architectes
Location: Boulevard des Frères Leterme, 62110 Hénin-Beaumont,
Structural: Bridault & Billet
Electrical Installations: DH Electricité
Area: 953.0 sqm
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Material Inspiration: 10 Projects Inspired by Glass

To celebrate the launch of ArchDaily Materials, our new product catalog, we’ve rounded up 10 awesome projects from around the world that were inspired by one material: . Check out the projects after the break…

Aquitanis Community Housing / Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons Architectes

© Arthur Pequin

Architects: Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons Architectes
Location: Floirac,
Area: 3753.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Arthur Pequin

Maison Simon / Mathieu Noël & Élodie Bonnefous architectes

Courtesy of Mathieu Noël

Architects: Mathieu Noël & Élodie Bonnefous architectes
Location: 70 Rue de Pont de Planches, 70130 ,
Area: 110.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Mathieu Noël

Marie Paradis Gymnasium / Explorations Architecture, Igrec Ingénierie

© Michel Denancé

Architects: Explorations Architecture , Igrec Ingénierie
Location: , France
Architect In Charge: Marie Ferrari
Cost: 5m €
Area: 1950.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Michel Denancé

Garenne Colombes Cultural Center / Richard + Schoeller Architectes

© Sergio Grazia

Architects: Richard + Schoeller Architectes
Location: Rue Hérold, 92250 ,
Architect In Charge: Isabelle Richard, Frederic Schoeller
Area: 2200.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Sergio Grazia, Emmanuelle Blanc

Techno-Prisme Storage Depot / Brisac Gonzalez

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Architects: Brisac Gonzalez
Location: , France
Area: 500.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Brisac Gonzalez

l’Ecole Jean Jaures / Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons + Art’ur architectes

Courtesy of Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons

Architects: Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons, Art’ur architectes
Location: Cenon,
Area: 1000.0 sqm
Year: 2007
Photographs: Courtesy of Marjan Hessamfar & Joe Vérons

Pajol Sports Centre / Brisac Gonzalez

Courtesy of Brisac Gonzalez

Architects: Brisac Gonzalez
Location: ,
Area: 4060.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Brisac Gonzalez

Material Inspiration: 10 Projects Inspired by Metal

To celebrate the launch of ArchDaily Materials, our new product catalog, we’ve rounded up 10 awesome projects from around the world that were inspired by one material: metal. Check out the projects after the break…

International Accommodation Center For The Oceanological Observatory / Atelier Fernandez & Serres

© FG+SG - architectural photography

Architects: Atelier Fernandez & Serres
Location: Aquarium de Banyuls sur Mer, Avenue du Fontaulé, 66650 ,
Office Engineering: GRONTMIJ Sudéquip, Aix en Provence
Area: 2980.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: FG+SG – architectural photography

Lardy Sports Hall / Explorations Architecture

© Michel Denancé

Architects: Explorations Architecture
Location: , France
Design Team: , Snc Lavalin
Architect In Charge: Marie Ferrari
Area: 3000.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Michel Denancé, Altélia