30 Mar '17, 3pm

A series of cantilevering cubes make up this French social housing complex

The architectural team designed the social housing complex layout to maximise outdoor space. For the building itself, the design called for a series of stacked boxes that slope with the natural landscape. Each of the apartments was equipped with gridded metal balconies that jut out past the main volume. Along with the extra benefit of having a balcony, the architects avoided a central facade so that the eye-catching complex could emit a strong cohesive nature.

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inhabitat.com 18 Mar '17, 8pm

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inhabitat.com 29 Mar '17, 2pm

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inhabitat.com 29 Mar '17, 1pm

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inhabitat.com 07 Apr '17, 5pm

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inhabitat.com 31 Mar '17, 12am

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inhabitat.com 29 Mar '17, 11pm

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hdb.gov.sg 01 Apr '17, 4am

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planetsave.com 27 Mar '17, 10pm

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