5 Rooms / Hyper

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Text description provided by the architects. Located in an industrial estate in Paris, the transformation of a former furniture workshop into a graphic design studio is based on a rational post-and-beam structure.

5 Rooms / Hyper - Interior Photography, Table, Countertop

The project is built on a reduced budget, subtracting the multiple interventions of the past to rediscover the original qualities of these industrial complexes on the outskirts of Paris.

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5 programmed rooms (archives, reprographics, kitchen, sanitary/shower, technical shaft) are installed in the framework of the beams, creating a servant thickness. The regular staggering of the rooms opens up an entrance sequence that distinguishes a dining area from the open space.

5 Rooms / Hyper - Interior Photography, Table, Chair
5 Rooms / Hyper - Interior Photography, Table, Chair

The brutality of the project is offset by the use of galvanized steel on the facades, transforming the walls into a magnetized surface that supports the graphic designers’ visual work and acts as a showcase for their work.

5 Rooms / Hyper - Interior Photography, Countertop, Bathroom

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