Louise Michel high school

EPINAY-SUR-SEINE, FRANCE

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ClientIle de France
ProgrammeClassrooms, laboratories for scientific and artistic education, library, canteen
Surface7 000 m²
StatusCompetition 2008
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Our proposition for the extension of the college consists of building a flowing and vibrate continuity for the new part extended till the crossing Jean Baptise Clement. The fluidity of the built volume makes it possible for the new college to be read with litheness and sensuality in the urban landscape while structuring the entrance with a concave frontier and counter curve which is at the same time reassuring and dynamic and evaluates along the street by giving the façade multiple variations for light and reflections. The façade is protected from the sun by a grid made of inclined transparent lamellas consisting of plexiglass in strong thick red weaving copper wire enabling sun protection.

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