Kengo Kuma has completed the Aix en Provence Conservatory of Music located in France, which is completed clad in aluminum.
The design is mainly an auditorium, which seats up to 500 people. Moreover, the owners hope that the place will become more of a hub for cultural activity in the area, bringing in known artists to perform and entertain. The building takes on a folded facade in certain areas, which makes the light bounce off in an interesting way, giving the building more twists of originality. This is inspired by origami from the Japanese people and the post-impressionism of Paul Cezanne. Considering the building is a aiming to be a cultural hub, this is a good start with referencing well-known artists and art forms that have developed over the course of history.
Photo Credits: designboom, aixenprovence.fr
More Stats +/-
Ceramic Paneled Stores
Bridged Latticed Sales Centers
Cloud-Like Latticed Structures
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.