FRAC in Dunkerque by French studio Lacaton & Vassal has won the BigMat’17 International Architecture Award Grand Prize. Six national and category prizes were also presented, as well as an honorific mention for young architects and a public prize.
"Architecture du dialogue", the title of the exhibition under way at La Galerie d'Architecture in Paris, is all about the philosophy of Atelier Arcau, the studio of architects Julien Veyron, Xavier Fraud and Marc Monnier.
La Forêt Blanche is the name of the Paris version of Milan’s "Bosco Verticale", or vertical forest building. Stefano Boeri Architetti’s green skyscraper won the Marne Europe - Villiers sur Marne competition.
The enfant terrible of design adds the finishing touch of a sculptural staircase to the new offices of the LVMH Media division, one of the brands that he pirated twenty years ago with one of his virtual products.
Edoardo Tresoldi returns to amaze the public with a site-specific installation in the spaces of Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche in Paris: two ephemeral constructions suspended from the ceilings designed by Gustave Eiffel, in spaces where Ai Weiwei and Chiharu Shiota have also displayed their works.
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