Pavillon de l’Arsenal presents the transformation of three former major railway sites in the capital —Jardin des Mécanos (in the 18th arrondissement), Hébert (18th), and Les Messageries (12th)— carried out by Espaces Ferroviaires, the French railway company Groupe SNCF’s urban development and real estate subsidiary.
The BigMat International Architecture Award 2023 has garnered widespread attention with over 850 entries from across Europe. Recently, the esteemed jury gathered in Madrid to meticulously evaluate the submissions and select the projects that exemplify architectural excellence.
An original interpretation of the archival documents brings together different authors focusing on the relationship between architecture and art in their work.
Focused on the works of the Belgian architects OFFICE, founded by Kersten Geers and David Van Severen, BigMat Award member of the Jury for Belgium, presents a critical analysis based on archive documents.
Raúl Chorão Ramalho (1914-2002), an esteemed architect, envisioned and constructed the Porto Santo primary school in the 1960s. This architectural marvel has earned a significant place in history and is now recognized as a heritage site of public interest.
As anticipation builds, the esteemed jury is preparing to convene in Madrid for their crucial meeting in early July.