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Lycée Louis Barthou / Pierre Marsan

  • 01:00 - 30 August, 2014
Lycée Louis Barthou / Pierre Marsan
Lycée Louis Barthou / Pierre Marsan, © Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

© Arthur Pequin © Arthur Pequin © Arthur Pequin © Arthur Pequin + 34

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

Text description provided by the architects. In this project, a forest delimits a vast area in the centre of a major heritage site in the City of Pau. The forest is crossed by a network of paths and clearings.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

A series of shelters and a sanitary facility define a large courtyard. The ground is deformed arbitrarily by folding and unfoldings that create volumes where the ground, walls and roofs become a single entity.

Section
Section

The masonry spreads over the ground along both sides of the structure plotting a masonry line across the playground.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

Dense and common planting: ash, elms, beeches... creates on one hand the empty central space of the stadium but also participates to provide a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere for pupils.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Lycée Louis Barthou / Pierre Marsan" 30 Aug 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/541745/lycee-louis-barthou-pierre-marsan/> ISSN 0719-8884