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Plans to convert the iconic Champs-Élysées avenue in Paris into a pedestrian-friendly public space have been announced by the capital's mayor Anne Hidalgo. Read more
Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo has said "Oui" to a plan to transform the French capital's famous Champs-Élysées and nearby areas. The project, headed by PCA-Stream, will involve the planting of thousands of plants and trees, turning the city streets from gray to green.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Paris, sustainable design
After trundling out electric heavy machinery at a test quarry in 2018, Volvo has now sold its first all-electric construction industry vehicle in France. The compact electric excavator has been delivered to contractor Eiffage, along with the group's FE Electric truck.Continue ReadingCategory: Automotive, TransportTags: Volvo, Electric Vehicles, Building and Construction
'it is a hybrid building that explores the interstices of architecture and that is conceived to be at the service of the public.' The post snøhetta-designed headquarters for the le monde group opens in paris appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
with the premises including a french guinguette bar, an open concert stage, and private whirlpools, the hotel embodies 'a new mecca for bon vivants'. The post michael malapert adorns ‘chouchou’ hotel in paris with french pop culture elements appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
archipelago by matali crasset is dynamic as it can move and be arranged in different ways to follow the school’s program. The post matali crasset fills renzo piano-designed atrium in paris with archipelago furniture appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
frozen on huge stone pedestals, cult characters from popular culture are raised to the rank of 'monuments'. The post benoit lapray makes pop culture heroes monuments within the city of paris appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
wunderman thompson paris has collaborated with french electric bike retail brand ecox, in emergency bike — an ambulance on two wheels. The post the emergency bike, a city-proof all-electric ambulance vehicle taking over paris appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Because bikes can skirt around traffic jams – and park just about anywhere – they're often faster than cars on congested city streets. That's why bicycle couriers exist, and it's also why the Emergency Bikes ebike ambulance was created.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Electric Bicycle, cargo bike, Ambulance, Emergencies
French practice Franklin Azzi Architecture took tips from the work of Frank Lloyd Wright to design this Parisian co-working space, which features open areas for working, dining and lounging. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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