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25.07.17  Carve + OMGEVING: be-MINE Playground

As part of the be-MINE project, aimed at developing tourism at the Beringen mining site (Belgium), the Walloon agency Carve + OMGEVING is designing an original playground that multiplies the possibilities for activities. Placed on the side of a heap of 60 meters high, this last contributes to revalorize the old industrial territory.

24.07.17  Waterform Design: Molecure Pharmacy

Designed by the Chinese studio Waterform Design, the Molecure pharmacy - a contraction of "molecule" and "cure" - tends to modify the image of the traditional apothecary by enrolling in a contemporary architectural environment.

21.07.17  Ill-Studio: Playground Pigalle Duperré

Stitched between three buildings of 9e arrondissement of Paris, the Playground Pigalle Duperré offers a facelift. In charge of this vitamin project: the basketball fan, and creator of the ready-to-wear Pigalle brand, Stéphane Ashpool, who organizes a tournament every year and convinces the mayor of the well-being of the conservation of this hollow tooth.

25.07.17  Studio Pool + Joran Briand & Associates + Eli Gutierrez: Variation around volumes and materials

For the launch of its three new models of bathroom furniture - Arronde, Evane and Irrésistible -, the French company specialized in interior design, Lapeyre, invites three designers to reinterpret volumes and materials of this typology, starting from Products already available in the brand catalog.

24.07.17  Christ & Gantenbein: Swiss National Museum

The National Museum of Switzerland, built in 1898 by Gustav Gull in Zurich, is now equipped with a new wing, designed this time by the Christ & Gantenbein agency based in Basel. The annex is characterized by its geometric and monolithic aspect in contrast to the neo-classical architecture of the original building.

21.07.17  & '[Emmi Keskisarja & Janne Teräsvirta & Company Architects]: Y

In Seurasaari, an island entirely dedicated to outdoor exhibitions, a team of architects and carpenters, in collaboration with the National Museum of Finland, installs a temporary wooden structure soberly labeled Y.

25.07.17  Arcgency: The Krane

A mysterious black parallelepiped sits above the port of Nordhavn in Copenhagen (Denmark). Fruit of the rehabilitation of containers, this volume positioned at the end of an old coal crane hides a house of 50 square meters. It is the work of the architecture agency specialized in this type of industrial diversion: Arcgency.

21.07.17  Atelier du Pont: Shack at Cap Ferret

Inspired by the architecture of Cap Ferret (33), the Atelier du Pont realizes a holiday home made up of small cabins reinterpreting the vernacular constructions, for a better integration. A haven of peace in the heart of a pine forest of arbutus trees, yuccas and pines.

20.07.17  Marta Minuji: Parthenon of Books

The Argentinean artist Marta Minujin, iconic figure of South American pop-art, installs, as part of the XIXUMX dOCUMENTA, last edition of the famous five-year contemporary art, a replica of the Athenian Parthenon made up of censored and burned books By the Nazis during the Second World War.