Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
Diderot d’Alembert School Infirmary in Aubervilliers (93), France by Chartier Dalix Architects
November 9th, 2011 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Chartier Dalix architects
The project involves the construction of offices, treatment rooms and sanitary facilities for students. These two programs are independent in their use and access. The building, located in the courtyard of the college requires some discretion, so natural light is overhead through SkyDome large. The main facade consists of a multitude of glass blocks (100) producing a texture effect full / empty, which takes place on a wall divided into 3 parts. A concrete bench with chamfered edges decorate this wall and accentuate the movement of the wall.
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