Typology

Micro Mending

Program

House

Location

FR
Rueil-Malmaison

Year

2021

Status

In Construction

Budget in €

300 000 

Size in sqm

120

Expected Completion

2022

Selection Process

Direct commission

Team

Pierre Escobar, Lucas Jalife, Yvanna Herbé, Candelaria Gomez Smurra, Carolina Cui Xiao, Andres Weinger

Foch

: Napoleon Copy-Paste

The brief of this project was to redesign a Napoleon style house and add a large garden extension. The idea was to make a radical contrast between the patrimonial classical facade and a contemporary interior.

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The extension together with the existing ground floor consists of a square of 11/11 meters. This square became a playground for a fluid and open program for the living spaces of the house. The typological orientation is defined by closed volumes placed around the large room, each with different heights and programs, and together defining a large room with open sub spaces.

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