A limestone house built at the beginning of the 20th century in a suburb of Paris has been extended with two new volumes at the rear.
The three functional zones of this building – a gallery with guest rooms and a workshop – are housed in separate timber volumes stepped up a hill at different...
Situated on the edge of a development area, the block is divided into two separate units by an external staircase across its width.
This information centre was opened to mark the 150th anniversary of the publishing of the “Kalevala”, the Finnish national epic.
The new complex is well integrated into the intact local vernacular.