Flashback: Tower Flower / Edouard François

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first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Flashback: Tower Flower / Edouard FrançoisSave this projectSaveFlashback: Tower Flower / Edouard François Apartments 2004 France Area:  2600 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Projects Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard François+ 13 Share Manufacturers: Ductal®Text description provided by the architects. The Flower Tower was completed in 2004. Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System –  LINEARenders / 3D AnimationVectorworksVectorworks ArchitectRenders / 3D AnimationEnscape3D Real-Time Rendering SoftwareUrban ShadingPunto DesignPavilion – CUBEChristian de Portzamparc, architect in charge of the urban regeneration zone of Hauts Malesherbes, had given us a carte blanche. Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisThe tower is the vertical continuation of an adjacent park. Its giant flower pots, hanging from the balconies, were inspired by Parisian window planters that can be in themselves botanical treasures. These façade elements were one of the first applications of Ductal (by Lafarge). The social housing is freed of all bearing walls.  Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisThe inhabitants enjoy the rustling of bamboo and a light filtered by the foliage. The elevator is on the façade and, glazed on both sides, it allows light to penetrate into the common areas. On the ground floor, it opens to the outside, transforming the exterior into a hall. Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisThe Flower Tower embodies the expression of desire for nature in the city.Save this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisSave this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisSave this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisSave this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisSave this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisSave this picture!Courtesy of Edouard FrançoisProject gallerySee allShow lessVideo: NA House by Sou Fujimoto ArchitectsArticlesMusée de la Romanité / Elizabeth de PortzamparcArticlesProject locationAddress:Rue Hérold, Paris, FranceLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project ArchDaily Architects: Edouard Francois Area Area of this architecture project “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard CopyAbout this officeEdouard FrancoisOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsHousingParisFrancePublished on June 25, 2012Cite: “Flashback: Tower Flower / Edouard François” 25 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogShowershansgroheShower MixersVinyl Walls3MVinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ Abrasion ResistantPartitionsSkyfoldIntegrating Operable Walls in a SpaceLightsVibiaLamps – NorthCultural / PatrimonialIsland Exterior FabricatorsSeptember 11th Memorial Museum Envelope SystemSkylightsVELUX CommercialAtrium Longlight, DZNE GermanyHanging LampsLouis PoulsenLamp – PH ArtichokeTiles / Mosaic / GresiteHisbalitMosaic Tiles – TexturasAcousticMetawellAluminum Panels – Acoustic SailsMineral / Organic PaintsKEIMTiO2-free Mineral Paint – Soldalit®-ArteWall / Ceiling LightsA-LightWall Grazer Concealed LightsDoorsBuster and PunchDoor Hardware – Pull BarMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Year:  Flashback: Tower Flower / Edouard François “COPY” CopyApartments•Paris, Francelast_img read more

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