Year of Completion

1-1-1987

Client

French government

Material of interest

Metal panel

Properties of Materials

A shifting geometric pattern is formed and showcased as both light and void. Squares, circles, and octagonal shapes are produced in a fluid motion as light is modulated

Material Properties

Material of interest: Metal panel.

Properties of material: A shifting geometric pattern is formed and showcased as both light and void. Squares, circles, and octagonal shapes are produced in a fluid motion as light is modulated

Application

Exterior façade

Climate

Marine West Coast

Environmental Response

Light transferring

Keywords

Exterior façade, Marine West Coast, Light transferring

Location

Paris, France

Sources

Architect website: http://www.jeannouvel.com/

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Date submitted

6-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Institut du Monde Arabe

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