celebrex no prescription estrace side effects estrogen eprex 40000 iu rxrelief pharmacy discount card review samonas listening therapy program clomid success stories with pcos zovirax buy online pastilla doxycycline terbinafine hydrochloride cream side effects fda approved contrave weight loss drugcorega mountain west apothecary micardis viagra on sale chile digoxin toxicity level timing tablet cialis soft overnight mobicool mobile refrigeration units androgel bodybuilding cycles glipizide er 10mg side effects minoxidil side effects blood pressure cialis buy usa paypal diclofenac 50mg europe motilium dosage for adults primatene mist inhaler for sale last minute unicure paint booths slidenfil sublingual tabs cialis c100 fosamax osteonecrosis jaw valtrex side effects prescription testosterone cream priligy uk bioidentical estradiol and weight gain grifulvin v stilnox zolpidem 10mg prescription pill identification walmart drug list canadian torsemide no prescription pharmacies for viagra where to buy salvent inhaler in canada flexeril side effects medications periactin medication clomid for male purchase what are citalopram withdrawal symptoms on line no prescription viagra salep agne manfaat provigil weight loss reviews rogaine or latisse for eyebrows aricept online betamethasone cream 0 05 uk buy where to buy frozen acai london protonix medication pantoprazole cipla field call where to buy buspirone catafast medicine ball how to use proscar for hair loss vermox 500 dosage great britain domperidone inh isoniazid and pyridoxine b6 parmacies on line celecoxib contraindication does generic viagra work from canada omeprazole medication for horses prandin side effects repaglinide generic clavamox side effects cat lesofat price mercury drugs otc bacterial shampoo viagra in usa deiiver i 2days can you buy amoxicillin at walgreens 42 rogaine for women does it work get viagra no prescription garlic bread spread recipe compra viagra cialis daily 5 mg online prescription sales of viagra ropinirole medication lidoderm pain patches livial side effects treatment topiramate side effects mexican phar viagra capsule abilify weight loss side effects aripiprazole adalat cc 90 mg sifrol pramipexole dihydrochloride no prescription online synthroid letrozole side effects for men cheap actos buy real viagra not generic femara side effects medication minocin 100mg treat acne first medicine online pharmacy review xlpharmacy medications for high blood sertraline medication interaction checker priligy dapoxetine usa buy androgel 1 62 canada cheap canadian drugs online olanzapine 10 mg side effects tadalafil online usa phenergren no perscription reglan and pregnancy maksud hypogonadism best price cialis 20mg insulin side effects for dogs sertraline side effects antidepressants buy stromectrol online in canada medeformin over the counter jasmine thompson bundle of tantrums slimex capsules 10mg erexin ingredients to die bluepill canada farmacy ceiles one a day pills walgreens coupons 2015 amlodipine side effects clomid over the internet viagra cost canada pharmacy tadacip 10mg paypal flovent hfa 110 mcg inhaler price elavil weight gain 10 mg cuckold creek maryland square lialda medication side effects garlic aioli recipe without eggs betneval lotion for eczema eszopiclone 3mg price zyloprim 100 mg para que sirve precio redustat garlic cloves to minced garlic viagra natural glucophage dosage schedule viagra generic scam tetracycline antibiotics for sale beprogel lotion bottles lamisil side effects rash pilexil shampoo usa piroxicam for dogs with bladder cancer buylowdrugs comcast cipla cialis review betnesol n eye drops phenergan and pregnancy is it safe pfizer viagra 100mg online eisai aciphex patient assistance programacitabacivir depakote sprinkles 125mg can i snort trazodone omeprazole 20 mg treatment usage sildenafil citrate cream antibiotics for tooth infection for sale best generic viagra site sildenafil cheapuk disgrasil tabletas anticonceptivas buy propranolol online from canada viagra generico in farmacia duphaston side effects on pregnancy estrofem tablets na hrvatskom jeziku purchase methotrexate no prescription mobic side effects weight gain estrofem canada fluoxetine without prescription buy bactrim ds lumigan for eyelash growth cost viagra for sale online is fertomid discontinued inderal la dosage zestoretic tabs 10 12 51 actos warning risk cialis tablete morphine withdrawal symptoms dose buy liquid viagra uk 90 fasigyn tinidazole dosage can buy betnovate cream how long paxil withdrawal side effects buy lansoprazole online order doclofenac amermycin 100mg zoloft hyzaar medication hydrochlorothiazide side effects stromectol 3mg tablets side effects synthroid and weight gaining why is there an alli shortage ubat singulair progynova treatment diclofenaco potasico 50 mg dosis champix varenicline tartrate trental 400mg pentoxifylline flagyl 400 used for order zoloft online trimetabol posologie maxilase clavupen gutisk tadalafil citrate dosage diovan medication generic letrozole 2.5 mg cost morphine withdrawal effects how to take eltroxin medication amzon buy cycotec progesterone pills for pregnancy z pack ordering fanegada conversion vans overnight online pharmacy phentermine reviews and forums grifulvin v price over counter viagra cvs cialis online without prescription amex suhagra 50mg tramadol frequency of ritalin side effects in adults amoxil 875 accutane side effects 20 years later vitamix soup recipes vegetarian prednisolone india no prescription pharmacy china cialis brand online diazepam valium 5mg benoquin cream 20 detrol la viagra from turkey zolpidem side effects long term medications without prescription commander viagra canada irbesartan side effects long term best sale viagra generic propecia no perscription order crestor online pharmesy buy generic cialis daily cialis online t coumadin vitamin k foods diet oxybutynin chloride 5mg sa where to buy cytoxan without a pharm buy retin a with mastercard cephalexin 500 mg que es redustat pastillas cialis online purchase paypal viagra online reditab need diamox 250mg in middle east reglan breastfeeding side effects worldwide pharmacy kamagra hydroxyzine for dogs antihistamines prednisone for dogs with cancer cheap viagra pills free shipping metoprolol tartrate metoprolol succinate z pack and alcohol lynoral online purchase cheap new zealand motilium fluconazole for yeast infection reviews doxycycline price yasmin le bon pics donde puedo comprar cytotec en usa were can i buy promethazine codeine enhanced vegetal vigra 200mg estradiol blood tests propecia side effects depression phenergan 25 mg sale montreal fucidin cream on ringworm edrugstore md coupon buy viagra online in mumbai 126 wellbutrin side effects in women novolog sliding scale chart how to minocycline uses std acyclovir 400mg from canada nosipren prednisone tadalafil 20mg uk price kemadrin tablets with keyboards ceftin 500mg tab zopiclone online uk walgreens cialis price gerneric augmentin overnight cabergoline side effects blog tryptizol drug interactions eulexin schering elomet ointment side effect levitra online pharmacy in usa buy viagra next day clindamycin phosphate topical tadalafil 20mg kaufen fasigyn forte definition viagra muy muy barata venta vrdrug complaints of a dutiful daughter sildenafil citrate ip premarin without a script zestoretic 20 12.5 mg plavix generic cheap cialis100mg plavix clopidogrel side effects can you buy virectin in stores how much is cialis without insurance costa rica rx buy viagra with green dot card periactin for migraines in children zyban information medicines price for propecia 1mg cozaar blood pressure medications find brand propecia amoxicillin dosage for children by weight cheap prednisone for sale hyaluronic acid online zocor and grapefruitszofran advair side effects spiriva side effects buy cefixime cymbalta side effects cymbalta fibromyalgia lotemax gel dosage casodex patient assistance keflex 500mg dosage alli for sale in canada cialis daily use cost elocon ointment no prescription phenergan medication side effects best generic viagra pharmacies yasmine akram sherlock lipothin 200 fenofibrate 54lipvas avelox antibiotic mircette reviews pain meds online overnight avapro blood pressure medicine dosing viagra how to get a prescription buy dicyclomine with out prescripton yasminelle tablets under $100 viagra bull 100 propranolol without priscribtion clindamycin 150mg for dogs blue pill for men accutane long term side effects brain cialis shop mit mastercard overnight prescription antibiotics to buy roaccutane protonix vs nexium vs prevacid shop for generic cialis zantac 150 and pregnancy no prescription voltarin where to buy voltaren tablets omnicef side effects rash acheter azithromycin canada actos warnings risk sertraline high order fluoxetine without rx needed sustiva side effects efavirenz permethrin cream for scabies treatment buying cialis online motrin and robitussin interactions allopurinol price increase phexin boats unlimited eroxim 50 mg ephedraxin ingredients in benadryl generic for viagra in united states viagra generic prices cialis prezzi how much does a proventil inhaler cost cheap finasteride no prescription viagra generic japan can i buy fagyl at the pharmacy sildenafil 100mg online ropinirole hcl can i crush clahymedi tablets gpchealth coupons for walmart viagra pills lowest prices safest viagra from online drug storesno prescription foreign pharmacies weight loss pills uk usonline viagra asthma symptoms in children age 5 analgin injection produit 1 priligy forum pai espanca filho buying prednizone from canada ciprodex ear drops dosage 4 drops 3 times a day quien a comprado cytotec en usa viagra without perscriptions testosterone therapy cipla drugs finasteride without prescription uk dormidina information technology sildenafil preise pramipexole side effects weight gain pravachol generic equivalent prozac online usa avapro side effects irbesartan avapro viamedic coupon code viagra for sale tantalum carbide crucible otibact ear drops 15ml is how many teaspoons doxitab 100mg zoloft viagra sublingual canada phentermine information side effects pain medications with no prescription how to order nympho max drugs valtrex for cold sores side effects ciprofloxacin 500mg to buy omeprazole 40 mg capsule delayed release purchase antidepressants online buy clonidine hydrochloride etodolac 400 mg pain mtabs reviews for fifty atenolol side effects weight gain canada pharmacy clonazepam free sample valtrex fosamax osteonecrosis side effects cialis online indiapharmacy lidoderm patch 5 coupons half price pharmacy cheap apcalis tablets napflam tablets at walmart clomiphene citrate 50 mg tab flexeril information dosage colcrys 0.6mg side effects diovan hct side effects rash proventil side effects insurance commissioner texas marcumar drug addiction buy tamoxifen no prescription uk online pharmacies canada how to get codeine syrup where can i buy fluconazole orlistat froom china caffeine powder walgreens prescription drugs without rx gout meds from canada no prescription online pharmacy tadalafil cheap pharmacy canada cilias buy viagra fast insurance auto auctions inc buy cipro from india generic soft cialis lopressor 25 mg side effects tramadol 50 mg side effects medications cialis france livraison 48 heures cefixime 400 mg orally medameds reviews of fifty sifrol medicine side effects can you buy vermox over the counter lopid 600 mg triglycerides normal range adderall xr side effects weight loss alphagan p side effects buy prescription diet pills online doxycycline dosage for sinus infection orlistat capsules side effects comprare cialis generico in farmacia viagra ersatz viagra every day vigra sales and best prices hydroxyzine pamoate 25mg capsules where can i get cialis cheaper lamotrigine 200 mg side effects where can i get propecia by mail zoloft side effects mayo clinic raloxifene and metastatic breast cancer buy prednisone for poison ivy yasminelle tablettablet buy 10 mg levitra online aleve pain medication vs ibuprofen diclofenac sodium 50mg picture buy generic ceftin cheap clomiphene citrate 50 mg en espanol white discharge after depo provera promethazine 25mg medication ingredients progesterone cream benefits estrofem for transitioning hairstyles can i buy zenerx at walmartzentel pyridium for uti cardinal stritch university transcript request levitra 400mg altace 10 mg sunrise tadalafil sovradosaggio di viagra lotemax coupons zithromax antibiotic and alcohol caffeine and breastfeeding and spitting up canadian prednisone no prescription amlodipine medication is for software download youtube exelon stock price anastrozole arimidex medstore biz review websites buylowdrugs canada immigration generic plavix date celexa and alcohol is buying viagra online legal how to get pain pills online www rayhhealthcarepvtltd estradiol valerate tablets insurance auto auctions houston tx thalidomide victims photos vardenafil generic levitra reglan dosage for breastfeeding bystolic 20 mg shortage vermox plus cipralex side effects lexapro commander viagra malaysia online sale female viagra aspirin dosage for pain relief pharmacy study in canada pletal generic name how many viagra can i take levitra 20 mg best price order z pack online male enhancement spray red digoxin level normal duphaston 10mg tablets albenza over the counter diflucan and alcohol interactions viagra online con visa electron aleve vs ibuprofen for arthritis noroxin shampoo without sodium price of viagra in sri lanka canadian pharcharmy online hydrocodone medication diclofenac potassium 50 mg tablets epogen injection dose calculator cialis manufacturer coupons arthritis of the spine disability zanaflex tizanidine hydrochloride
KOZ architectes - Sport and leisure Center in Saint-Cloud, France Print E-mail
Monday, 19 October 2009 07:00

An appealing, totemic building that you sense is designed for festive celebrations and young people, and that you might expect to find in Rotterdam rather than the uber bourgeois St-Cloud neighborhoods. Even if it is only 300 meters away from OMA’s Villa Dalll’Ava.
koz_01

With its cheerfulness and nonconformism, the building contrasts strongly with the urban development zone in which it’s located, behind a new block of private apartments and next to neo-Haussmannian offices and a day-nursery in a similar style. It is with the facing 1930s infant school that it empathises, extending the metaphor of the balcony courtyard, the passageways, the brick colour and the forecourt. As for the 1970s infant school next door, it maintains an obvious affinity with it in terms of shapes, only to dynamite the whole lot.
koz_02

All in all it’s an odd little castle and cubist mountain, that owes its existence to the boldness of the Saint-Cloud Town Council, which has thereby acquired facilities that have revitalised its image and opened it to the most contemporary and positive architectural thinking.

koz_03This brief provided a real headache: how to accommodate two autonomous programs on a narrow plot of land. KOZ chose to:
- extrude the available area to the maximum height and hollow it out as with canyons that bring a clear and massive outdoor light deep inside the block.
- superimpose the two programs without isolating them, by creating visual links between activities and applying the same principles on all facades and in all spaces.

The spaces are superimposed without being separated. They communicate via visual glimpses: you see each other on all sides, you ‘feel’ each other, you can easily find your bearings in a building with a spatially fluid but unfamiliar layout. Nevertheless, the functional and administrative autonomy of the two activities (separate entrances and different operational timetables) is respected.
koz_06A pure colour scheme

The building uses colour very openly and assertively, with a wide palette ranging from red to green, by way of yellow, pink and orange. These colours cover the façade in wide stripes. Inside, the same colours are systematically repeated, like stepping in an oversized graffiti. A colour coding that helps you locate from the outside the areas created on the inside. A means of spatial orientation for young children. An echo to street culture codes for those who crawl on what is dubbed the coolest indoor climbing wall in France,or practice on the pop fencing rows below!
koz_10koz_12Spaces to be filled

koz_08Over and above the pure functionality of the activities identified in the project, the architects placed great hope on the imagination and inventiveness of the occupants. That’s why all corridors, access ramps and passageways, are wide and spacious, up to 3 times the regulation size.

The ramp leading to the outdoor games and training area has been designed along the same lines. Due to its exceptional width, it provides an “additional” space and safely contributes to the strong physical and visual continuity between the Leisure Centre’s internal and external areas. Indeed, it was designed with the aim of making it useable for activities ranging from just running up and down to becoming a small sized outdoor theatre . With no steps and surrounded by a 1.80m railing, it is a secure and private area where children can go alone in complete safety.
A concrete ribbon

The building is a vertical pilling of activity spaces (gymnasium, climbing walls, leisure centre, outdoor area) wrapped in a ribbon of concrete providing unity to the whole . Concrete was the natural choice as it highlights the building’s sculptural appearance while satisfying the requirements of:
- superimposing of large rooms atop the gymnasium with little load bearing possibilities
- acoustic insulation between the two components of the project.
The project is broadly made up of prefabricated concrete load-bearing panels. The moulded and tinted reinforced concrete contrasts with the coloured surfaces of the laminated panels.

Coloured facades

The main facade is made of tinted glass with a colour gradient from red to green. The other 3 facades are more homogeneous, albeit coloured too.
koz_14koz_13A sustainable project

KOZ is part of the “environmentally aware” generation. The openings in the roofs and the glass facades bring maximum natural lighting everywhere to limit electrical consumption. Concrete was chosen for the reasons mentioned above but the preference was for prefabricated concrete, generating less waste and spill. The tinted glass facades provide good protection against setting sun and long-lasting colour. And of course all hot water is solar heated.

KOZ Architects

koz_11KOZ architectes was founded in 1999 by Christophe Ouhayoun and Nicolas Ziesel, both of whom:
- graduated from the Paris- Belleville School of Architecture ;
- lived in the USA when they were children;
- are well-versed in 3D imagery and urban cultures;
- and are completely at home in the debate about managing climate change priorities in the urban environment.

KOZ is a founding member of the PLAN01 Architects Collective, created in 2001 with the Atelier du Pont, Bocabeille-Prégo Architectures and Philéas agencies. With PLAN01 they founded PLAN02, an in-house eco-design engineering office providing real time feedback and orientations for social and environmental responsibility in their projects.

KOZ creates non-typical, freindly and sensitive buildings that redefine public spaces and emphasise the diversity of their uses. KOZ champions architecture that is aware of context and creates surprise and “added value” in terms of function, by making use of residual areas that are easily adapted to stimulate the imagination of local residents, users and visitors.

KOZ regularly carries out wide ranging assignments, including project management, site management, auditing, signage, and furniture Work is organised in accordance with the tenets of precision and autonomy, placing value on skill and creativity. The team is made up of 8 to 12 persons – architects, computer graphics designers, liaison officer and manager. Everyone is involved in information coordination and participation in decision-making throughout the project.

KOZ makes good use of the synergy and experience of the PLAN01 agencies in a 600m2 workspace on the Paris Right Bank.

Text by v2com


Related Articles:

Trackback(0)
Comments (1)Add Comment
0
...
written by Sandra Narvaez, September 03, 2012
fantastic

Write comment

security code
Write the displayed characters


busy
Last Updated on Saturday, 09 January 2010 10:46
 
© Copyright Cadtopia 2007-2010. All Rights Reserved.