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How the Auditorium at Marrakech’s Yves St Laurent Museum is Designed for Maximum Flexibility

16:00 - 17 December, 2017
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Theatre Projects consultants, together with the architectural office Studio KO, have recently designed a multipurpose auditorium of 115 seats, with the aim of hosting conferences, screenings, concerts, theater, and cinema.

The auditorium is part of the new Museum Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech –inaugurated on October 2017 in Morocco – and incorporates a series of elements and technologies that allow for high-quality sound and lighting, as well as ensuring total flexibility of the room to adapt to all required uses.

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Studio KO's Yves Saint Laurent Museum Opens in Marrakech

04:00 - 19 October, 2017
Studio KO's Yves Saint Laurent Museum Opens in Marrakech, musée YVES SAINT LAURENT marrakech. Image © Nicolas Mathéus
musée YVES SAINT LAURENT marrakech. Image © Nicolas Mathéus

A new museum dedicated to the life and work of French fashion icon Yves Saint Laurent has opened in the Moroccan city of Marrakech. Designed by Studio KO, the building sits a short distance away from Jardin Majorelle – the home acquired by Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé in 1980. With a large permanent exhibition space designed by scenographist Christophe Martin, showcasing the collections of it's namesake, the museum also features temporary exhibition spaces, a research library and archives, an auditorium, bookstore, and a terrace café.

musée YVES SAINT LAURENT marrakech. Image © Nicolas Mathéus Scenography. Image © Christophe Martin Architectes musée YVES SAINT LAURENT marrakech (auditorium). Image © Nicolas Mathéus musée YVES SAINT LAURENT marrakech (Interior Visualization). Image © studio KO + 5

COP22 Village / OUALALOU+CHOI

13:00 - 9 November, 2016
COP22 Village / OUALALOU+CHOI , © Luc Boegly
© Luc Boegly

Courtesy of OUALALOU+CHOI © Luc Boegly Courtesy of OUALALOU+CHOI © Luc Boegly + 19

Higher Atlas / Barkow Leibinger

00:00 - 20 June, 2012
Higher Atlas / Barkow Leibinger, © Johannes Foerster
© Johannes Foerster

© Johannes Foerster © Johannes Foerster © Johannes Foerster © Johannes Foerster + 10