presentation of the official report on the future of the ÎLE DE LA CITÉ

© Présidence de la République - F. Lafite

© Présidence de la République - F. Lafite

The report was presented by Philippe Bélaval and Dominique Perrault to French President François Hollande, in attendance of French Minister of Home Affairs Bruno Le Roux, French Culture Minister Audrey Azoulay and Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo.
Source: http://www.elysee.fr/photos/remise-du-rapport-sur-l-avenir-de-l-ile-de-la-cite-a-l-horizon-204/


meeting with BISHOP PATRICK CHAUVET,  RECToR of NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS, PHILIPPE DE CUVERVILLE, DIOCeSAN Treasurer and general director of the economical affairs of the diocese of PARIS, JEAN-MARIE DUTHILLEUL, ARCHITECT

Credited to Le Gray, Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. 1859. Source: Lien

Credited to Le Gray, Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. 1859.
Source: Lien


meeting with BARRY BERGDOLL, PROFESSoRof art history at COLUMBIA university, Curator at the MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Eugène Atget, Untitled [View of the Seine and the Ile de la Cité]. 1899 Source: Lien

Eugène Atget, Untitled [View of the Seine and the Ile de la Cité]. 1899
Source: Lien


meeting with PIERRE HOUSIEAUX, PARIS HISTORIQUE

Frères Bisson,  Paris, panorama de la Seine Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée d'Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski Source: Lien

Frères Bisson,  Paris, panorama de la Seine
Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée d'Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski
Source: Lien


meeting with JEAN-CHRISTOPHE CHOBLET, DIRECToR of the MISSION "PUBLIC space" of the city of PARIS, BRUNO LAMBERT, DIRECTION of URBANISM OF THE CITY OF PARIS, ALEXANDRE LABASSE, director of the PAVILLON DE L'ARSENAL

Crédits: Ville de Paris

Crédits: Ville de Paris


meeting with PATRICK JACQUIN, bishop

Raoul Hausman, Nos Dames de Paris, 1939 Crédits: Photo (C) Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Adam Rzepka Source: Lien

Raoul Hausman, Nos Dames de Paris, 1939
Crédits: Photo (C) Centre Pompidou, MNAM-CCI, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Adam Rzepka
Source: Lien


meeting with JACQUES CATZ, PReSIDENT of the ASSOCIATION for the defence of NOTRE-DAME area, and EUGÈNE MICHEL, PResIDENT of committee for the PROJEcT AGORA

Crédits: Centre des Monuments nationaux - Base Regards

Crédits: Centre des Monuments nationaux - Base Regards


meeting with ALEXIS ROUQUE, general director of PORTS of PARIS SEINE NORMANDIE

Roger Schall, Remorqueur et péniches amarrés sur le quai de Gesvres, devant l'île de la Cité, vue sur la tour de l'horloge et sur le pont au Change, 1er arrondissement, Paris. 1936. Source: Lien

Roger Schall, Remorqueur et péniches amarrés sur le quai de Gesvres, devant l'île de la Cité, vue sur la tour de l'horloge et sur le pont au Change, 1er arrondissement, Paris. 1936.

Source: Lien


meeting with PHILIPPE DUCLOUX, PReSIDENT of saemes (parking)

Georges Hernad, Archeological digs at the occasion of the construction of a parking on the forecourt of Notre Dame de Paris, 1968. Source: Lien

Georges Hernad, Archeological digs at the occasion of the construction of a parking on the forecourt of Notre Dame de Paris, 1968.

Source: Lien


meeting with ALAIN DE LA BRETESCHE (federation of heritage & environment), BERNARD DUHEM (MAISONS PAYSANNES of FRANCE), ALEXANDRE GADY (SOCIety for the protection of landscapes and aesthetic of france), JEAN DE LAMBERTYE (LA DEMEURE HISTORIQUE), HENRI DE LEPINAY (REMPARTS), PHILIPPE TOUSSAINT (VIEILLES MAISONS FRANÇAISES), representatives of heritage G8

Charles Marville. Place Dauphine, vers le pont Neuf. Paris Ier. Vers 1865. Source: Lien

Charles Marville. Place Dauphine, vers le pont Neuf. Paris Ier. Vers 1865.

Source: Lien


meeting with MARIE-LUCE BOUSSETON, general director of APIj (State Agency for the real estate of the justice)

General plan of the Courts of Justice and of Cassation (Paris). project for the completion of the building July 1879: groundfloor. 1896

General plan of the Courts of Justice and of Cassation (Paris). project for the completion of the building July 1879: groundfloor.
1896


meeting with ELISABETH BORNE, CEO of ratp (Paris public transport operator)


head of FReDeRIC SICARD, BÂTONNIER (head) of paris bar

Henri Manuel, early 20th century. Source: ENAP - Lien Commissionned by Ministry of Justice, photographer Henri Manuel completed between 1920 and 1930a collection of shots of penal institutions, including the Concerigerie, which was a dentention house at this time.

Henri Manuel, early 20th century.
Source: ENAP - Lien

Commissionned by Ministry of Justice, photographer Henri Manuel completed between 1920 and 1930a collection of shots of penal institutions, including the Concerigerie, which was a dentention house at this time.


meeting with NICOLE DA COSTA, head of cultural affairs of ÎLE-DE-FRANCE

Le Corbusier, Paysage parisien imaginaire, 1917.

Le Corbusier, Paysage parisien imaginaire, 1917.


meeting with PATRICK OLLIER, PReSIDENT of the GRAND PARIS metropolis

Crédits: Dominique Perrault Architecture

Crédits: Dominique Perrault Architecture


meeting with JEAN-JACQUES URVOAS, Minister for JUSTICE

IDC_Garde-des-Sceaux_web.jpg

Main seal of France
Source: Lien


meeting with MANUEL VALLS, prime MINISTEr

Hôtel Matignon, residence of Prime Minister Illustrations de Architecture françoise ou recueil des plans, élévations coupes et profils...] / Cochin... [et al.], grav. ; Jean-François Blondel, aut. du texte  Gallica-BnF Source: Lien

Hôtel Matignon, residence of Prime Minister
Illustrations de Architecture françoise ou recueil des plans, élévations coupes et profils...] / Cochin... [et al.], grav. ; Jean-François Blondel, aut. du texte 

Gallica-BnF
Source: Lien


meeting with NATHALIE MORIN, director of state real estate

Finance Department, arch. Paul Chemetov and Borja Huidobro Source: Lien

Finance Department, arch. Paul Chemetov and Borja Huidobro
SourceLien


meeting with JEAN-LOUIS DUMONT, PReSIDENT of State real estate council

Finance Department, arch. Paul Chemetov and Borja Huidobro Source: Lien

Finance Department, arch. Paul Chemetov and Borja Huidobro
SourceLien


meeting with HÉLÈNE FARGE, president of the council of the lawyers to council of state and court of CASSATION

Token of the lawyers to the Council of King Louis XV. Established by XIV, the lawyers to the Council has as their motto "Solis fas cernere solem" (transl. "to them only, the good fortune to face the sun", since Louis K=XIV xas known as the Sun) More information: http://www.guglielmi.fr/IMG/pdf/SOLISFAS.pdf Source: Lien

Token of the lawyers to the Council of King Louis XV. Established by XIV, the lawyers to the Council has as their motto "Solis fas cernere solem" (transl. "to them only, the good fortune to face the sun", since Louis K=XIV xas known as the Sun)

More information: http://www.guglielmi.fr/IMG/pdf/SOLISFAS.pdf
Source: Lien


meeting with CLAUDE BARTOLONE, president of French national assembly

Photograph of Edouard Baldus, shot between 1851 and 1870. Source: Lien

Photograph of Edouard Baldus, shot between 1851 and 1870.
Source: Lien


meeting with DOMINIQUE ALBA, head of APUR, parisian atelier of urbanism

Analytic map exctrated from the study "Ile Saint-Louis et Ile de la Cité. Diagnostic urbain et patrimonial" Source: Lien

Analytic map exctrated from the study "Ile Saint-Louis et Ile de la Cité. Diagnostic urbain et patrimonial"
Source: Lien


PARIS, JUNe 2016

exhibition "ÎLES DE LA SEINE"

Some excerpts of the lettre de mission are featured in the catalogue of the exhibition "Iles de la Seine".

Exhibition until Ocotber 2nd 2016 at the Pavillon de l'Arsenal


PARIS, ApRIL 26th 2016

VISITE of the HÔTEL DIEU

©William Yon 2016

©William Yon 2016

©William Yon 2016

©William Yon 2016


meeting with BERNARD GAUDILLÈRE, PReSIDENT of the old PARIS committee

First minute of the Old Paris Committe, instituted in December1897: lien. Source: BnF - Lien

First minute of the Old Paris Committe, instituted in December1897: lien.

Source: BnF - Lien


meeting with PATRICE LEJEUNE, president of the ASSOCIATION DES merchants of NOTRE DAME, FLORENCE MATHIEU and CARLOTTA FE MESNAGE, MEMBeRS of the local council "LES ÎLES"

Credits: Argoul Source: Lien

Credits: Argoul
Source: Lien



meeting with archbishop of PARIs andré VINGT-TROIS

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, project of sacristy and residence of the Archbishop adopted on January 28th 1843. Architect: Eugène Emmanuel Viollet- Le Duc (1814-1879) Source: Lien © Reproduction Philippe Berthé / CMN

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, project of sacristy and residence of the Archbishop adopted on January 28th 1843. Architect: Eugène Emmanuel Viollet- Le Duc (1814-1879)

Source: Lien

© Reproduction Philippe Berthé / CMN


meeting with THOMAS ANDRIEU, DIRECToR of the office of the GARDE DES SCEAUX, ERIC RUELLE, deputy DIRECTOR OF THE OFFICE, ROMUALD GILET, advisor in charge of the BUDGET, MINISTry of JUSTICE

IIllustrations de Paris à travers les âges, Pascal Payen-Appenzeller, Hoffbauer, aut. of the text. Paris, Tchou, 1978. Source: BnF - Lien

IIllustrations de Paris à travers les âges, Pascal Payen-Appenzeller, Hoffbauer, aut. of the text. Paris, Tchou, 1978.

Source: BnF - Lien


meeting with JEAN-FRANÇOIS CARENCO, PRÉFET of ÎLE-DE-FRANCE and PRÉFET of PARIS

  Arch. Jean Courtonne. Façade de l'hôtel de Noirmoutier, ou hôtel de Sens, actuellement résidence du préfet de région, 1723 Source: BnF - Lien

 

Arch. Jean Courtonne. Façade de l'hôtel de Noirmoutier, ou hôtel de Sens, actuellement résidence du préfet de région, 1723

Source: BnF - Lien

  Crédits: Mini.fb Source: Lien

 

Crédits: Mini.fb
Source: Lien


meeting with JEAN MESSINESI, PReSIDENT of the commercial court of PARIS and JACQUES D'ARJUZON, honorary JUdGE and in charge of heritage

  Arch. Antoine-Nicolas Bailly, 1860-65, Section of the Commercial court Revue générale de l'architecture et des travaux publics, 1865, volume XXIII, planches 57-58 Source: Cité de l'Architecture - Lien

 

Arch. Antoine-Nicolas Bailly, 1860-65, Section of the Commercial court
Revue générale de l'architecture et des travaux publics, 1865, volume XXIII, planches 57-58

Source: Cité de l'Architecture - Lien


meeting with PATRICK BLOCHE, member of parliament of the 7th district of PARIS

  Source: Wikimedia - Lien Statistiques sur la circonscription: Lien

 

Source: Wikimedia - Lien

Statistiques sur la circonscription: Lien


meeting with CHANTAL ARENS, first PReSIDENT of the COURt of appeal of PARIS and CATHERINE MELET-CHAMPRENAULT, attorney general of PARIS.

  Axonometry of Hubert Clerget of the Palais de Justice - tribunal de Commerce - Préfecture de Police, 19e century. Source: Lien

 

Axonometry of Hubert Clerget of the Palais de Justice - tribunal de Commerce - Préfecture de Police, 19e century.

Source: Lien


meeting with JEAN-FRANÇOIS LEGARET, mayor of 1st ARRONDISSEMENT

  Paris, Mairie of 1st arrondissement. Architect: Jacques Hittorff (1858-1860) Source: Lien

 

Paris, Mairie of 1st arrondissement.
Architect: Jacques Hittorff (1858-1860)

Source: Lien


meeting with MICHEL CADOT, PRÉFET DE POLICE of PARIS

  Aerial view of Préfecture of Police Architect: Pierre-Victor Calliat (1801-1881) Source: Lien

 

Aerial view of Préfecture of Police
Architect: Pierre-Victor Calliat (1801-1881)

Source: Lien


meeting with VALÉRIE GUILLAUME, director of MUsée CARNAVALET / CRYPTE ARCHÉOLOGIQUE NOTRE DAME

  Credits: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra Source: Lien

 

Credits: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra

Source: Lien


meeting with BERTRAND LOUVEL, first president of the COURt DE CASSATION

  Jean Fouquet, Lit de justice du roi Charles VII au parlement de Paris, en 1450, Boccace de Munich Source: Lien

 

Jean Fouquet, Lit de justice du roi Charles VII au parlement de Paris, en 1450, Boccace de Munich

Source: Lien

  Ernest Georges Coquart, Palais de Justice de Paris, Grand Chambre de la Cour de Cassation, élévation côté de la cheminée, 1882. Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée d’Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski Source: Lien

 

Ernest Georges Coquart, Palais de Justice de Paris, Grand Chambre de la Cour de Cassation, élévation côté de la cheminée, 1882.
Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (musée d’Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski

Source: Lien


PARIS, February 11th 2016

architecture graduation JURY, ÉCOLE NATIONALE SUPÉRIEURE D'ARCHITECTURE DE PARIS-BELLEVILLE, studio led by J.P. MIDANT.


First exchanges with Philippe LalLiot,  France's Ambassador to Unesco.

Unesco headquarters, 1958. Architects: Bernard Zehrfuss, Marcel Breuer, Pier Luigi Nervi.

Source: Link


Meeting with Christophe Girard, Mayor of the 4th arrondissement of Paris.

Left to right, top to bottom:

Siteplan of the city hall of the 4th arrondissement (Graduation project from Dominique Perrault, 1978)

Plan of the entresol of the city hall (link)

Axonometry of the architectural type of the city hall, a monument of the French Second Empire (Graduation project from Dominique Perrault, 1978)

West façade of the city hall of the 4th arrondissement, arch. Antoine-Nicolas Bailly, 1872 (link)

Photo of the façade


PARIS, February 6th 2016

publication of a paper in LE MONDE DE M. GUERRIN.

Le Monde (Feb. 06th of 2016) Source: Lien

Le Monde (Feb. 06th of 2016)

Source: Lien


Meeting of Dominique Perrault and Philppe Bélaval with the Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris (the public hospital system of the city of Paris and its suburbs)

©AP-HP/F. Marin

©AP-HP/F. Marin


Paris, February 2, 2016

Launch meeting at the Elysée

Present at the meeting: the President of the French Republic François Hollande, the Minister of Culture Fleur Pellerin, the Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo, the Cultural Advisor Audrey Azoulay, the Deputy Mayor of Paris Jean-Louis Missika, the architect Dominique Perrault and the President of the Centre des Monuments Nationaux (National Monuments Center) Philippe Bélaval.


Private visit of the President of the French Republic François Hollande at the office of Dominique Perrault Architecture