A world of arches. David Chipperfield Architects complete Morland Mixité Capitale in Paris

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Architects
David Chipperfield Architects Berlin. Calq Architecture. Partners.- David Chipperfield, Christoph Felger (Design lead), Harald Müller.
Collaborators
Quantity surveyor.- CB économie.
Contact architect.- BRS-Architectes.
Executive architect.- Calq Architecture.
General contractor.- Bouygues.
Structural engineer.- Somete, Bollinger & Grohmann.
Services engineer.- Barbanel Ingénierie.
Acoustic consultant.- Acoustique Vivié & Associé.
Fire consultant.- MDS.
Facade consultant.- Bollinger & Grohmann.
Sustainability.- Etamine Michel Desvigne Paysagiste.
Landscape architect.- Michel Desvigne Paysagiste.
Installations.- Studio Other Spaces (Ólafur Elíasson und Sebastian Behmann), Encore Heureux.
Client
Société Parisienne du Nouvel Arsenal represented by Emerige.
Area
GFA.- 63,500 m².
Dates
Competition.- 2015-2016.
Project start.- 2016.
Completion.- 2022.
Location
17 Bd Morland, 75004 Paris, France.
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David Chipperfield

David Chipperfield was born in London in 1953 and studied architecture at the Kingston School of Art and the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London before working at the practices of Douglas Stephen, Richard Rogers and Norman Foster.

In 1985 he founded David Chipperfield Architects, which today has over 300 staff at its offices in London, Berlin, Milan and Shanghai.

David Chipperfield has taught and held conferences in Europe and the United States and has received honorary degrees from the universities of Kingston and Kent.

He is a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and an honorary fellow of both the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the Bund Deutscher Architekten (BDA). In 2009 he was awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany and in 2010 he received a knighthood for services to architecture in the UK and Germany. In 2011 he received the RIBA Royal Gold Medal for Architecture and in 2013 the Praemium Imperiale from the Japan Art Association, while in 2021 he was appointed a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour in recognition of a lifetime’s work.

In 2012 he curated the 13th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale.

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