PROJECTS

Museum of Civilizations

To invent a new cultural presence on a wild site near overlooking the pacific ocean, acting as a gathering space for all local cultures.

Using raw materials such as basalt, wood and Corten steel provides the setting of a continuous spatial experience, where natural light and local winds are carefully controlled and become materials of the architecture itself.

Location: La Réunion Island, French overseas
Client: Région Réunion
Area: 15,000 m2
Competition:

Awarded  Third Prize - 2006 - With Pei Partnership Architects With Pei Partnership