n + b architects: paul valery highschool, france – restructure and extension

paul valery highschool by n + b architects
image courtesy n + b architects
all photos by paul kozlowski
paul valery highschool buildings in menton, france was recently restructured
and extended by french firm n + b architects. the project took into account the notions
of flexibility, environmental use functionality and to enable the programmatic entities
to be linked together around exterior spaces.

the ambition of this project is to offer a coherence set in a specific environment.

site plan

floor plan

section view

project info:
program: restructuration and extension of the high school paul valéry – sustainable project
location: menton, france
client: région provence alpes côtes d’azur
planning: elodie nourrigat & jacques brion – n+b architectes
project manager: elodie nourrigat & jacques brion – n+b architectes
associated architect: romain jamot
floor area: 900 sq restructured // 2800 sq of extension
start of planning: oct-2004
start of construction: aug-2007
completion: sept-2009
cost: 5,9 m euro
photograph : paul kozlowski


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