Auditorium and Dance school

Villepinte - France

Date: 2015

Client: Ville de Villepinte

Net area: 1810 m² SHON

Cost: 4 M€ HT

Mission: Invited competition entry

An extension to the Joseph Kessel Culturel Centre in Villepinte, in the vicinity of Charles de Gaulle Airport near Paris. The brief includes the construction of a 320-seat multi-purpose auditorium for both amplified and acoustic music, cinema, and theatrical performances, as well as a large dance rehearsal studio with independent changing rooms to complete the existing conservatory of music and dance. The extension project seeks to unify the various components of the newly expanded cultural centre (hall, media library, through the creation of large, landscaped patio.