Cité des Affaires, Saint-Étienne, by Mauelle Gautrand

"Our proposal for this business center, which groups various public services, reflects the changes that have taken place in Saint-Etienne, once one of the big manufacturing towns of the French heartland. The site is near the main train station, in an area slated for redevelopment that will bring increased density in land use." To prepare the … Continue reading Cité des Affaires, Saint-Étienne, by Mauelle Gautrand

EEA+Tax Office, Groningen / The Netherlands, by UNStudio

Measuring 92 meters tall, the Groningen tower is outfitted with soft, undulating curves as a way to replace the traditional stoic and commanding presence of institutional buildings with a more “friendly and more future-orientated” approach. In addition to creating a new personality for the exterior, the façade also integrates shading, wind control, and daylight penetration … Continue reading EEA+Tax Office, Groningen / The Netherlands, by UNStudio

City Hall, Deventer / Netherlands, by Neutelings Riedijk Architecten

The new City Hall project blends into the heart of the old medieval centre of Deventer. The building provides a passage through the core of the city blocks connecting different parts of the Deventer inner city. The passage ends in a public square that connects all the service counters of the municipality. The building is … Continue reading City Hall, Deventer / Netherlands, by Neutelings Riedijk Architecten