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Location: France

October 27, 2014 /

Contemporary Art Center (FRAC)
Kengo Kuma & Associates
Marseille, France

Kengo Kuma's project for the contemporary art center (FRAC) in the region Provence Alpes Cotes d'Azur (PACA) in southern France is the 3D version of the 'museum without walls' invented by the famous French writer and politician, André Malraux.

September 29, 2014 /

Vieux Port Pavilion
Norman Foster & Partners
Marseille, France

The transformation of Marseille’s Vieux Port, by Foster + Partners, was one of a series of projects completed in time for the city’s inauguration as European Capital of Culture in 2013.

MuCEM (Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations) by Rudy Ricciotti Architecte in Marseille, France. Photo @ Lisa Ricciotti
February 10, 2014 /

MuCEM (Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations)
Rudy Ricciotti Architecte
Marseille, France

This parallelepiped rectangle, covered by a lace mantilla, represents a strong architectural sign in the city forming a bridge between the Mediterranean and Europe.

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