Saturday, October 11, 2008

The Arcades Project

A "mixture of the Villa Medici and a Berlin squat," runs the description in Libé. The chimerical object in question is the new artists' residence and exhibition space at 104, rue Aubervilliers. To judge from the picture, it looks like a sort of po-mo homage to Walter Benjamin's "Arcades Project." How about one of you Parisian readers hopping over there and writing an architectural review? It's been a while since I've had a guest post. Let me know what you think.

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