25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes

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Text description provided by the architects. How to synthesize a contextual, functional and aesthetic work through an architecture ?

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes - Windows, Facade
© Grégoire Vieille

The confidential characteristic of the Passage des Tourelles in the XXth arrondissement of Paris led us to imagine an opened equipment of proximity, a “breathing area” at the heart of a dense urban tissue.

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes - Facade
© Grégoire Vieille

The very particular presence of this nursery is expressed by a voluntarily marked architectural bias. An image shaped by the meeting of two entities where typologies, materials and asserted colours produce a reading which is simple, plural and sequential at the same time.

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes - Facade
© Grégoire Vieille

Aligned on the passage, the superposition of monolithic volumes of stone anchors the project at the level of the public space. It receives the administration, the service premises and the technical parts. Stretched to the back of the lot, a second body which is widely glazed, weaved and coloured, welcomes the spaces for the children. In the corner that takes form therefore, opens an exterior protected area.

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes - Windows, Facade
© Grégoire Vieille

A place that asserts its temper by either the dialogue and the interweaving of the architectures, or the material opposition and the colour complementarity.

25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes - Windows, Chair
© Grégoire Vieille

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Address:Passage des Tourelles 75020, Paris, France

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Cite: "25 Cradles Nursery / RMDM Architectes" 19 Jun 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/64910/25-cradles-nursery-rmdm-architectes> ISSN 0719-8884

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