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Verdeaux school . Renens

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For the rehabilitation and extension of the Renens School, we aimed for a particular way of studying in direct contact with the natural environment, establishing a physical connection with it. Taking inspiration from open-air schools, particularly Eugène Beaudouin and Marcel Lods, we seek to fragment this pedagogical approach into three fundamental themes: air itself, the open ground, and energy. Continue reading Dorval-Bory . VORBOT


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DDS new innovative headquarters . Dendermonde

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Located on the banks of the Scheldt River, simply separated by a dike, the DDS Verko waste reprocessing and recycling site condenses infrastructures necessary for the preservation of the environment – methanizer, incinerator, sorting center, photovoltaic field, etc. Among them, the bunker is an opaque object, ominous but central, which signals the site by its austere presence. Continue reading label . Dorval-Bory