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  7. Early Childhood Center / a+ samueldelmas architects urbanistes

Early Childhood Center / a+ samueldelmas architects urbanistes

  • 04:00 - 8 April, 2015
Early Childhood Center / a+ samueldelmas architects urbanistes
Early Childhood Center / a+ samueldelmas architects urbanistes, © Julien Lanoo
© Julien Lanoo

© Julien Lanoo © Julien Lanoo © Julien Lanoo © Julien Lanoo + 12

© Julien Lanoo
© Julien Lanoo

Text description provided by the architects. A compact volume in which levels slide to each other to develop exteriors spaces to every levels.  The aim of the project is the stack of functions while giving each of different grades of use.  

© Julien Lanoo
© Julien Lanoo

Access to the building is done recessed from the street of the Menil, sheltered under the cantilever of the floor. Large and bright lobby allows users to move as easily exchange. On entering, one perceives the psychomotor area opens onto the common courtyard and wooded square through the game library.

© Julien Lanoo
© Julien Lanoo

This area is on two levels (with a set of double height) and can operate independently of the crib.

Diagram
Diagram

On the floors, the separation between service areas and sections is clear. The central position of the changes area each time  allows a control input/output and all the spaces in the adjacent section.

© Julien Lanoo
© Julien Lanoo

The project develops on each floor generous terraces    connection to all rooms awakening children.  The “great roof terrace” at the last level is a meeting place and play between the different age groups.

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Early Childhood Center / a+ samueldelmas architects urbanistes" 08 Apr 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/616708/early-childhood-center-a-samueldelmas-architects-urbanistes/> ISSN 0719-8884
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