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Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes

  • 06:00 - 1 May, 2019
  • Curated by Paula Pintos
Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes
Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes, © Brice ROBERT
© Brice ROBERT

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© Brice ROBERT
© Brice ROBERT

Text description provided by the architects. The project CHILHOOD HOME is located in Saint-Genis-Les-Ollières, Rhône, France. It's composed to a nursery, a recreation center and a maternel assistant's relay.

© Brice ROBERT
© Brice ROBERT

It was built in a residencial district, at the limit with the town center, and it creates links with others publics equipments. After an urban analysis, which reveals an urban pedestrian network linking the various public squares of the municipality, the project is developed as a continuity of the urban plot with two new public squares in front of each entrance of the equipment and a pedestrian way to link them.

Ground floor plan
Ground floor plan
Section 01
Section 01

The first architectural principe is a game of various layers, with variations of acroteria, making it possible to make transition between the different surrounding typologies.

© Brice ROBERT
© Brice ROBERT

The building, made of concrete, imposes its form of a public equipment, while integrating in a subtil way in its environment. A white concrete facade frame lighten the overal shape, while highlighting the stamped concrete imitating the wood. Conversaly, all exterior doors are lined with wood to make them dissappear.

© Brice ROBERT
© Brice ROBERT

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Cite: "Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes" 01 May 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/916099/maison-de-lenfance-yarchitectes/> ISSN 0719-8884

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