The Urbanism of Paris: Old and New Traditional Neighbourhoods.
Organised in collaboration with CEU – Council for European Urbanism, Norway.
We will visit some of the most important historic neighbourhoods of Paris, and compare them with two recent developments based on traditional urbanism and architecture:
Le Plessis-Robinson, 6 kilometres south of Paris
Masterplan and design by François Spoerry, Xavier Bohl, Marc & Nada Breitman and others.
Val d’Europe, close to Euro-Disney.
Masterplan by Cooper, Robertson & Partners, NY. Architects include Pier Carlo Bontempi, who designed the award-winning public space Place de Toscane:
Val d’Europe web sites:
We will also meet members of the NGO “SOS Paris“, currently involved in a campaign to prevent several new skyscraper proposals close to the historic centre of Paris.
Approx. 400 Euro, 350 £ GBP for the 4 -5 days tour program (travel, accommodation and meals not included).
Please contact Audun Engh at CEU Norway for all information regarding this tour.
CEU Board Secretary – Norway
Stiftelsen Byens Fornyelse
St. Olavs gate 9