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Portfolio : Jean Nouvel and Claude Parent’s wildest projects exhibited at Galerie Azzedine Alaïa

 

The two leading figures of French architecture come back to Galerie Azzedine Alaïa with 8 of their incredible projects for museums, none of which have been completed so far.

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM OF GUADALAJARA, Guadalajara, Mexico, Jean Nouvel.

 

Credits : Ateliers Jean Nouvel/ArtefactoryLab

View from the exhibition "Musées à venir", Jean Nouvel and Claude Parent at Galerie Azzedine Alaïa.

MUSÉE D'ART MODERNE OBLIQUE (1972), Claude Parent.

 

Original phtographs from Michel‐Charles Gaffier. Taken up by Dennis Bouchard

View from the exhibition "Musées à venir", Jean Nouvel and Claude Parent at Galerie Azzedine Alaïa.

LE NOUVEAU MUSÉE (2014-2015), Claude Parent.

 

Credits : Dennis Bouchard

CENTRE INTERNATIONAL DE L’ART PARIETAL LASCAUX IV, Lascaux, France (concours 2012), Jean Nouvel.

 

Credits : Ateliers Jean Nouvel

PROJET DE PLATEAU BEAUBOURG (1971), reviewed in 2015

 

Credits : Dennis Bouchard

View from the exhibition "Musées à venir", Jean Nouvel and Claude Parent at Galerie Azzedine Alaïa.

 

 

 

 

Exhibition "Musées à venir", Jean Nouvel and Claude Parent, Galerie Azzedine Alaïa, 18 rue de la Verrerie, Paris 4e. Until February 28th, from 11am to 7pm everyday.

What does this summer’s Serpentine Pavillion look like?
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What does this summer’s Serpentine Pavillion look like?

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Zaha Hadid, a vision for eternity
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Zaha Hadid, a vision for eternity

Architecture Since the untimely death of the great Zaha Hadid, her architecture studio has been pursuing her pioneering interrogation of form with a view to pushing ever further the limits of the real. Since the untimely death of the great Zaha Hadid, her architecture studio has been pursuing her pioneering interrogation of form with a view to pushing ever further the limits of the real.

JVA’s contemporary buildings in wild norwegian landscapes
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JVA’s contemporary buildings in wild norwegian landscapes

Architecture Norwegian architecture firm JVA designs buildings that are in osmosis with the surrounding landscape. In response to the demands imposed by wind, snow, altitude or endless horizons, they invent new typologies that are magnified by the natural elements. Norwegian architecture firm JVA designs buildings that are in osmosis with the surrounding landscape. In response to the demands imposed by wind, snow, altitude or endless horizons, they invent new typologies that are magnified by the natural elements.

The new Tate Modern: a cathedral for art straight out of Star Wars
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Architecture The spectacular extension of the London museum inaugurated on June 17th is the brainchild of architectural superstars Herzog & de Meuron. An impressive cultural cathedral crafted from concrete and brick… Numéro took a guided tour. The spectacular extension of the London museum inaugurated on June 17th is the brainchild of architectural superstars Herzog & de Meuron. An impressive cultural cathedral crafted from concrete and brick… Numéro took a guided tour.

An arty collaboration: COS x Serpentine Gallery
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An arty collaboration: COS x Serpentine Gallery

Fashion Every summer the Serpentine Gallery in London invites an architect to build a temporary structure to host its “Park Nights”. For the fourth year running they’ve been sponsored by COS, who for this occasion have created two limited edition t-shirts… Every summer the Serpentine Gallery in London invites an architect to build a temporary structure to host its “Park Nights”. For the fourth year running they’ve been sponsored by COS, who for this occasion have created two limited edition t-shirts…

Rolex introduces its new “mentor”, star architect David Chipperfield, and his “protégé”
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Rolex introduces its new “mentor”, star architect David Chipperfield, and his “protégé”

Architecture A year of creative collaboration and one-on-one mentoring between young talents and undisputed masters… This is the notion behind the “Mentor and Protégé” program established by Rolex in 2002. For 2016 David Chipperfield is accompanying Simon Kretz. A year of creative collaboration and one-on-one mentoring between young talents and undisputed masters… This is the notion behind the “Mentor and Protégé” program established by Rolex in 2002. For 2016 David Chipperfield is accompanying Simon Kretz.