Campus Port-Royal – Lourcine Center (C3 no.406)


Chartier Dalix Architectes

C3 no.406 / pp.214-225 (12 pages)


Campus Port-Royal – Lourcine Center _ Chartier Dalix Architectes

Paris, France, 2019

Renovation of the Lourcine barracks, Paris, creates a new Law Faculty building for Université Paris I
The transformation of the Lourcine barracks in Paris’ 13th Arrondissement is an ambitious and innovative project. In a very built-up district, opening up the barracks to its immediate environment helps to tell new stories. The approach to the redevelopment was not so much to create a museum exhibit frozen in time, but to regenerate, breathing new life into the district while maintaining its heritage. […]