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  5. Edouard Francois
  6. 2008
  7. Eden Bio / Edouard Francois

Eden Bio / Edouard Francois

  • 00:00 - 19 November, 2010
Eden Bio / Edouard Francois
Eden Bio / Edouard Francois, © Patrycja Ogonowska
© Patrycja Ogonowska

© Patrycja Ogonowska © Patrycja Ogonowska © Patrycja Ogonowska © Patrycja Ogonowska + 17

  • Architects

    Edouard François
  • Location

    21 Rue des Vignoles, 75020 Paris-20E-Arrondissement, France
  • Client

    OPAC de Paris
  • Area

    7700.0 m2
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. Designed by architect Edouard François, Eden Bio housing complex includes 100 housing units, 52 parking spaces, artists' studios, along with community gathering spaces for local activities. The architect created a contemporary design with a pastiche of old Paris style.

© Patrycja Ogonowska
© Patrycja Ogonowska

The project is somewhat a maze of stairs, a mixture of concrete and wood latice, coupled with vertical timber extensions gracing the exteriors of the housing units. The wood fencing lining the sidewalk somehow seems to work well with the colors of terra cotta in the roofing and window boxes, and varied shades of gray as siding.

© Patrycja Ogonowska
© Patrycja Ogonowska

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Cite: "Eden Bio / Edouard Francois" 19 Nov 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/89635/eden-bio-edouard-francois/> ISSN 0719-8884
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