Encore Heureux's Infinite Places (Lieux Infinis) at the Venice Biennale

For the 16th Venice International Architecture Biennial, the Encore Heureux agency chose to present ten "Infinite Places": places that transform, reinvent themselves and offer spaces for interaction. The Belle de May in Marseille and the Tri Postal in Avignon are among these places which experiment...

Updated on 26/02/2019

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Traversées-Travessias Perspectives on architecture in a time of lockdown

Between 28 September and 28 October 2020, over 200 French and Brazilian participants responded to the call for contributions launched as part of the Traversées-Travessias competition. The aim was to take a creative look at the unprecedented experience of lockdown, the hardships it represented and...

Updated on 03/02/2021

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Pocket Park in Burkina Faso

A green space project in response to urban densification, Pocket Park wants to think about ecology and urban planning in a creative and collective way. It combines artistic creation with respect for the environment.

Updated on 11/05/2020

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Opening of the 17th Venice International Biennale of Architecture

The 17th Venice International Biennale of Architecture is taking place from 22 May to 21 November 2021. On the occasion of its opening, the Institut français invites you to find out more about the French Pavilion’s curator, the architect Christophe Hutin, and his project Les communautés à l’œuvre (C...

Updated on 19/05/2021

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Presentation of Christophe Hutin's project "Communities at work"

Chosen for the French Pavilion, Christophe Hutin's project, Communities at Work, will address the theme “How are we going to live together?” set by General Commissioner of the 17th International Biennale of Architecture in Venice, Hashim Sarkis.

Updated on 21/05/2021

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