peripheriques architectes + berranger & vincent: roller coaster
jul 29, 2012
peripheriques architectes + berranger & vincent: roller coaster


’72 logements – roller coaster’ by peripheriques architectes + berranger & vincent architectes, nantes, france
image © stéphane chalmeau
all images courtesy of peripheriques architectes

 

 

 

paris-based peripheriques architectes and berranger & vincent architectes have recently completed ’72 logements – roller coaster’,
an apartment block with 72 total units in nantes, france. a U-shaped building wraps a garden, allowing it to receive southern exposure
as well as the inside of each of the dwellings. an irregularly  ramped roofline runs across the length of the structure, reaching its pinnacle
at the 9th storey at the northern edge and sloping down to the 3rd to minimize to obstruction of daylight to the south and west elevations.

 

pearly-hued lacquered steel panels surface the facades and roof, shading from vibrant colors to grey shades according to luminosity
and angles of viewing. wood and metal balconies animate the exterior with interaction between inhabitants. residences may overlook
the courtyard or the street, giving options for views with calm or lively activity.

 

 


image © stéphane chalmeau

 

 


image © stéphane chalmeau

 

 


image © stéphane chalmeau

 

 


image © stéphane chalmeau

 

 


image © stéphane chalmeau

 

 


site plan

 

 


floor plan / level 2

 

 


section

 

 


elevation

 

 


axonometric

 

 

project info:

architect: peripheriques architectes – anne-francoise jumeau + emmanuelle marin + david trottin
project manager: s. truchot, avec e. reiffers, c. porto, x. wang, t. dantec, s. le gallo
architects: berranger & vincent architectes – stephanie vincent + jerome berranger
project manager: antoine roy
BET TCE: IOSIS centre ouest
BET acoustique: PEUTZ & associes
client: SNI grand ouest establishment
program: 72 housing apartments, 2 activity locals
area: 6 200m2 SHON (net floor area)
location: llot E2, ile de nantes, nantes (44)
cost: 6.75 M EUR, not including VAT (value of 01/2009)
competition: june 2008
studies: 2008-2009
construction: ongoing
hand over: 2012
photos: stephane chalmeau

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