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.
AME in Angers, France by Wesh
January 27th, 2012 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: Wesh
AME is a conceptual development for a private client, which is questioning the future of small companies in the cities periphery for the next 20 years. How can a building enable many companies, each have their own singularity and size, to get along together and evolve? AME is all about wrapping plenty of entities into a bio climatic greenhouse.
For a monthly subscription, Each company has its own space, which can be extend or reduce thanks to the company development. Its allow to share services, as print-room, kitchen, meetings room, reception and so on. This thus creates an ever friendly environment for everyone to work outside all year long. A new kind of nature is born. In the inside, the space is split into a common space and a forest. The common spaces carve the greenhouse in order to create signal from the outside. It’s also a circulation node, and group all the facilities that can be shared into one big entity. Ame adapts it’s configuration in order to be as close as possible to the users needs, offering from a simple desk to plenty of offices, meeting rooms, and so on…
Our architecture is about experiments and exploration of new space possibilities, especially in an urban and densified place like cities. It’s to try to speak a common language which bring together space, urban ism, street-life, social discoveries, and of course at least a big part of fun. We are currently enrolled as postgraduate students in the architecture school of Versailles, France.