dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi
 
dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi
jan 18, 2010

dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi

grand theatre for albi by dominique perrault architecture all images courtesy dominique perrault architecture

french architect dominique perrault has designed the grand theatre for albi, france. set to be a landmark building on the outskirts of the historic center, the building will be constructed with concrete covered with a brick apparatus. covered with a metallic copper fabric the vertical sides of the building will open like a theatre’s curtain. the metal woven skin will also filter light, cut back wind and rain.

construction is due to be complete in 2013.

dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi

dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi

dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi

dominique perrault: grand theatre d'albi

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