Photograph courtesy Antonini + Darmon Architectes

M3A2 - Cultural and Community Tower in Paris, France by Antonini + Darmon Architectes, 2011. Paris Diderot Unversity, which bills itself as "the multidisplinary university in the heart of Paris," is located on the Left Bank of the Seine, just south ...Read More

50 Avenue Montaigne

50 Avenue Montaigne in Paris, France by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, 1993. Although the idea of a rooftop garden is not new, it is becoming a solution for both ...Read More

Exhibition Hall

Exhibition Hall in Paris, France by Architecture Studio, 1998. Often with an exhibition hall commission the architect's job is limited to creating simple, column-free ...Read More

Ilôt de Candie

Ilôt de Candie in Paris, France by Massimiliano Fuksas, 1995. Director of this year's architecture section of the Venice Biennale, Massimiliano Fuksas posed ...Read More

Musée D'Ethnographie

Musée D'Ethnographie in Paris, France by Peter Eisenman, 1999. By showing the different ways in which people represented their faces and their bodies, and the ways they used nature and negotiated with the supernatural, the museum of humankind served to cultivate ...Read More

Steedman Competition

The Tao of Architecture by Amos Ih Tiao Chang, 1956. This is an excerpt from Amos Chang's The Tao of Architecture, words that stand up on their own and ring true today, as much ...Read More

Parc de la Villette

Parc de la Villette in Paris, France by Bernard Tschumi, 1992. Architecture only survives where it negates the form that society expects of it.Where it negates itself by transgressing the limits that history has set for it.   -Bernard Tschumi Bernard ...Read More