The Pavillette, prototype for a miniature urban ornament


(Northern Italy)
(Western Paris area)
La Garenne-Colombes
(Northern Paris area)
Shinkenchiku Competition

Work in different architectural offices, in Israel, Austria, and France, from 1981 to 1990:

• Office of David Reznick, Jerusalem (1981)

Teamwork on the project for the Hyatt Hotel in Jerusalem. Work on the Mormon University on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem (project designed in association with the architect Ferguson from Salt Lake City).

• Office of Ram Karmi, Tel Aviv (1982)

Teamwork on the new town plan for Safed in the north of Israel. Work on the competition for the new town of Katzrin. Ram Karmi's urban design work was characterised by a massive hold upon the land.

• Office of Othmar Barth, Innsbruck, Austria (1982-3)

Responsable for the design of a small shopping mall in Bressanone, in northern Italy. (more »)

• Office of Ernst Bliem, Hall in Tirol, Austria (1983)

Work on an apartment building in Innsbruck.

• Office of Paul Chemetov and Borja Huidobro (AUA), Paris (1984)

Work in the project design office for the Ministry of Finances in Bercy, Paris. The facades were composed of thousands of square windows, measuring 90 cm a side, each one drafted by hand...

• Studio of Yves Lyon, Paris (1984)

Teamwork on different projects and competitions: professional high school in Saint-Quay-Portrieux, low cost housing in Marne-la-Vallée...

• Office of Roland Simounet, Paris (1985)

Responsable for the project and building site for the hôtel particulier of Claude Picasso in Paris (designed at the same period as the Picasso Museum in Paris). All the plans were dimensioned using Le Corbusier's Modulor.

• Studio of François Rodier, Paris (1987-8)

Work on a series of projects in Paris and its metropolitan area. Apartment buildings in the Cevennes-Citroën development in the 15th arrondissement in Paris, in Neuilly-sur-Seine, in La Garenne-Colombes (more »), in Joinville-le-Pont, in Eaubonne, in Issy-les-Moulineaux. Work on a project for the head office of the Régie Rénault in Boulogne-Billancourt. Work on a project for modular flower kiosks in Paris. Work on different competitions: the "Grand Ecran" cinema complex in the Place d'Italie, park and housing in Garches (more »), park and urban design in Rosny-sous-Bois, the Charlety Stadium in Paris...

• Office of Reuven Vardi, Paris (1987)

Responsable for the project and building site for the Cognacq-Jay Museum in Paris. Work on a project for urban design and housing in Pré-Saint-Gervais. Work on a competition for a school and synagogue in the 16th arrondissement.

• Site-Image, Paris (1990)

Computer and audiovisual work applied to urban and architectural projects.

• Office of Boy-Bourillet, Sannois and Imhotep Architects, Paris (1990)

Work in association on the competition for the town hall in Sannois (Val d'Oise). Winning project.

• Personal competitions (1983-5)

Project for the Shinkenchiku Competition for Residential Architecture in Japan. (more »). Project for bedroom furniture for a competition organised by the Galeries Lafayette Foundation for Creation. Competition for the Venice Biennale - the completion of the Ca' Venier on the Grand Canal.

• Research work on individual housing (1986-7)

Founding of an association dealing with housing, "auMe" - "Architecture et Urbanisme de la Maison et de son Environnement".