EUROPE-FRANCE/Paris-La Defense

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From Henri Ciriani-Institut Francais d'Architecture/HS Limm & JY Jeong-Migeonsa,

  

La Grande Arche
  
 1 Parvis de la Defense, Paris





 
Really polish off the reputation of La Defence that La Grande Arche started.
Architect by Johann Otto von Spreckelsen(Contest winner) and Paul Andreu in 1985-90. It was Government office tower, construction system was marble cladding. Plan fills a 100 with a tremendous squared arch, rising 110m. Fabric canopy and transparent tube elevator under the huge square arch.Completed by Paul Andreau. Photo by Moonsoo Kwak(#4,5/1992),Yongchan Seol(#6,9/1992),Byunggu Yu(#7,8/1991).

 

CNIT(Palais des Expositions)/Exhibitions' Palace
  
 Parvis de la Defense, Paris

 




 Architect by Bernard Zehrfuss, Robert Camelot & Jean de Maily on 1958. The CNIT(National Industrial & Technical Center)is a symbol of the modernity of the new La Defense distric. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#4,5-7/1992),Yongchan Seol(#8,9/July 2002).

 

Le Parvis
   Parvis de la Defense, Paris



 Main square of La Defense. Designed by that architect who creates only beauty, Jean Nouvel, it is a project that is being revived as rents are rising in Paris. Photo by Yongchan Seol on 2002.

 

Tour FIAT/Tour Framatome
  
 Place de la Coupole, La Defense, Paris

 


 Architect by Roger Saubot & Francois Jullien, consultants by SOM on 1974. Photo by Yongchan Seol(#2,4/2002), Moonsoo Kwak(#3/1992).

 

Elysees la Defense
  
 Paris, La Defense

 

  


 Photo by Byunggu Yu(#2,3/1991), Moonsoo Kwak(#4-6/1992), Yongchan Seol(#7-9/July 2002).

 

Model
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Byunggu Yu in 1992.

 

Coeur Defense
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Architect by Jean Paul Viguier on 2001. Photo by Yongchan Seol in 2002.

 

Tour Credit Lyonnais/Tour PB12 & Atlantique
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Tour Credit Lyonnais was architect by Dubuisson, Jausserand & Chalbot on 1973, Tour Atlantique was architect by Delb, Chesneau & Verola on 1970. Photo by Byunggu Yu in 1992.

 

Cemetory
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Immeuble PFA/PFA Building
  
 Quartier Michelet, La Defense, Paris

 


 Architect by Jean Willerval on 1985. Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Le Poste
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Yongchan Seol(#1/1992, #2/2002).

 

Les Collines de L'arche
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Built on 1990. Photo by Byunggu Yu(#1/1992), Yongchan Seol(#2,3/2002).

 

Neuilly Defense
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Place du Dome
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Byunguh Yu in 1994.

 

Renaissance Hotel
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Yongchan Seol in July 2002.

 

Residental
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

SCOR
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Yongchan Seol(#2/July 2002).

 

Sculpture
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Yongchan Seol in July 2002.

 

Sculpture-Two People
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Sculpture by Joan Miro.

 

Sculpture
  
 Terrasse de I'iris, La Defense, Paris

 

 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Hotel Sofitel
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Sub Way
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Yongchan Seol in July 2002.

 

Terre Blanche
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Tour ATO
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Tour EDF/Tour Hines or PB6
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Architect by Pei Cobb, Freed & Partners on 2001. Photo by Yongchan Seol in July 2002.

 

Tour Total Fina Elf
  
 Place de la Coupole, La Defense, Paris

 

 Architect by Roger Saubot & Francois Jullien, Consultants by WZMH on 1985. Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Tour France
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Built on 1973.

 

Tour Manhattan
  
 Terrasse de I'iris, La Defense, Paris



 Architect by Michel Herbert on 1975. Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Tour Squoia
  
 La Defense, Paris

 

 Architect by Michel Andrault Parat on 1990.Photo by Yongchan Seol(#2/July 2002).

 

Tours Siciete Generale
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Architect by Michel Andrault Parat on 1995. Photo by Yongchan Seol in July 2002.

 

Tour Squoia
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Cemetory
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Moonsoo Kwak in 1992.

 

Novotel
  
 La Defense, Paris



 Photo by Yongchan Seol in 1992.

 

Cemetory
  
 La Defense, Paris

 


 Photo by Yongchan Seol in 2002.