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16.06.17  Plastic Fantastic: Loud Shadows

In the midst of a forest on the island of Terschelling (Netherlands), an enchanted bubble floats. Loud Shadows, set up as part of the Dutch cultural festival Oerol, is a special artistic and landscape scene. Throughout the event, this transparent spherical space hosts a multitude of artistic performances.

16.06.17  AAD: Guyancourt Hospitality and Tourism School

In Guyancourt (78), the agency Architectures Anne Démians rehabilitates a high school of hotel and tourism. In terms of both form and form, this major intervention aims at reconsidering a complex architecture inherited from the 1970 years and smoothing out the different stigmas and the resulting modalatures, in order to better reveal the original volumetry: that of a steamer.

15.06.17  From Your Side: Young Talents 2017

In January 2017, Du Côté de Chez Vous appealed to all the designers, students, craftsmen or simple enthusiasts, proposing to them to imagine a project of "Games of (construction)". The constraint was to produce an easily reproducible object that would then be made available to everyone in open-source. The work of these designers of tomorrow will be exhibited from 9 to 13 September on now! The Off at the Paris Design Week 2017.

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15.06.17  Mini Maousse 6: The new house of the best days

Launched in the spring 2015, the 6e edition of the biennial Mini Maousse contest was devoted to the "New House of the Best Days". Near 200 participants have designed, either alone or in teams, a temporary dwelling unit, modular, adaptable, stackable, removable and transportable. After examination of the files, 8 projects have been selected and presented at an exhibition presented at the City of Architecture and Heritage.

15.06.17  Urban Traits: Promises and Risks of the Digital City

The new issue of Traits urbains looks at the promises and risks of the digital city. Beyond the technological question, these are much broader problems concerning the place of the user and the city of tomorrow which are discussed here.

14.06.17  Susanna Fritscher: Just air, light, and time

The Patio of the Museum of Art of Nantes (44), one of the centerpieces of the establishment, will welcome Susanna Fritscher, for its reopening on 23 next June, after 6 years of renovation and extension works. The Austrian artist appropriates this space by presenting the exhibition "Nothing but air, light, and time".

14.06.17  Agence Desjeux Delaye: Hotel Bob

Bob, what a curious name for a hotel! It is actually the acronym of Business On Board and is intended to accommodate both tourists and companies looking for co-working spaces. A place signed by the agency Desjeux Delaye, to discover in the 14e arrondissement of Paris.

14.06.17  He Jingtang: Hall of Crime Evidences

In Harbin, China, a series of dark and enigmatic volumes takes place on the former stronghold of the 731 unit of the Japanese army. Built by architect He Jingtang, this building recalls the war crimes that occurred during the Japanese occupation of Manchuria (1931-1932), in a permanent exhibition called "Hall of Crime Evidences".

13.06.17  Sabine Marcelis: Radiant

Until the 30 July, the New Zealand and Dutch designer Sabine Marcelis exhibited his new Fuse collection at the Gallery S. Bensimon. The opportunity to discover a series of luminaires realized in collaboration with the CIAV (Center International d'Art Verrier) of Mesisenthal (55), known for the excellence of its know-how in the field of blown glass.

13.06.17  Link Arkitektur: Øvre Tomtegate 7

Along the Glomma River (Norway), a family acquires a 19th-century farm with the project of annexing a space revisiting the region's architectural codes in a contemporary dwelling.

12.06.17  Vo Trong Nghia Architects: Binh House

At a time when the urbanization of Vietnamese cities is raging, Vo Trong Nghia Architects agency imagines, south of Ho Chi Minh City, a 233 square-meter house combining urban dwelling model and integration of many green areas Within the housing itself.

12.06.17  OEO Studio: FLOS Scandinavia Showroom

Located in an old 500 square meter garage, the new FLOS brand showroom opens its doors in Copenhagen, Denmark. An industrial rehabilitation signed by the design agency OEO.

09.06.17  Constance Guisset: The learned forms

Conducted in the style of a play, Les formes scholars of the designer Constance Guisset makes the eighteenth and nineteenth century furniture of the Cabrières-Sabatier hotel in Espeyran in Montpellier (34) Takes place the exhibition, with creations design of the artist.

09.06.17  Renzo Piano: Chateau La Coste Gallery

Erecting an art gallery in the middle of a vineyard is the challenge answered by the architect Renzo Piano. Ax-en-Provence, with a chapel built by Tadao Ando and the artistic installations of Tracey Emin, Alexander Calder and Ai Weiwei .