Beetween medieval town and modern town, the cultural space must be a strong sign. Located in the West side of plot, the project leave a large landscape in the East side which is a natural and heritage protection zone.Inspire by iconics forms, the project is the urban skyline extension. The cultural space offer views on green spaces and moat. A wood gateway above moat make link between two towns.
Composed with different entities, somes shared spaces are integrated. On the groundfloor, the commun hall deserve the reception and exhibition space (double high) and the library. In the extension we find a green open air theater. It could have representation using bastion in back ground.
The dance and music school opening on moat and gardens. It's located on the basement.
Facades revisit traditional half-timbering of Pont-de-l'Arche, on a modern composition. Five warm-colored anodized aluminum tube modules link wood, brick and tile to surrounding buildings. This half-timbering plays transparencies inside the building and, according to the orientations, the guided tour to the media library, the dance school and the music school.