Brunet Saunier Architecture: Monospace and Simplexity

Brunet Saunier Architecture: Monospace and Simplexity

Pascale Blin


based in 1981 in Paris, Brunet Saunier structure is a French chief within the layout of hospitals and large-scale public constructions. This ebook is way greater than a monograph. it's also a certified reference paintings, as health center constructions make up a wide section of the showcased tasks. over the past ten years the architectural place of work has been constructing a winning notion often called “Monospace”. The ebook discusses and analyzes this idea intimately, offering trueto- scale flooring plans, cross-sections, architectural perspectives, and different info. The Monospace suggestion – that is in response to a strategy of artistic relief all the way down to necessities, i.e. “simplexity” – is adaptive instead of normative or prescriptive, and in accordance with possibilities instead of determinism. It respects power, even if it occasionally makes use of it. It takes the individual’s event into consideration, and starts off from the location of the topic. It additionally allows altering views. This layout proposal may still allure consciousness a long way past the borders of France.

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