CITE ADMINISTRATIVE, ISTRES

Canals, water jets and RGB lighting

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The front courtyard of the city hall building in Istres extends for 200 metres. It is crossed by a series of canals that are sourced by four resurgent basins. The lines of the canals are mixed with lines of vegetation. The entire courtyard is crossed by a diagonal line of pillars designed by Daniel Buren.

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Client: Ville d’Istres
Courtyard Design: Sarah Tendam & Éric Giroud
Technical plan for fountain: Catherine Cane & Pierre Luu
Fountain construction: Eurofontaine 2013; TP provence
Columns: Daniel Buren