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The Diodon, dynamic inflatable house FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN invites designers, multidisciplinary teams, makers, startups, emerging or established conceptors, and students from any design school to submit proposals for new strategies for public space in Paris.
FAIRE is the first accelerator of architectural projects and urban design. FAIRE explores the practices and innovative processes of manufacturing of the city.
FAIRE accelerates the implementation of prototypes scale 1 in Grand Paris, supports and values the applied research, assists the initiatives and facilitate the implementation of experimental practices.

FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN invites designers, multidisciplinary teams, makers, startups, emerging or established conceptors, and students from any design school to submit proposals for new strategies for public space in Paris.
FAIRE is the first accelerator of architectural projects and urban design. FAIRE explores the practices and innovative processes of manufacturing of the city.
FAIRE accelerates the implementation of prototypes scale 1 in Grand Paris, supports and values the applied research, assists the initiatives and facilitate the implementation of experimental practices.

11th April of 2018

Launch FAIRE 2018

On wednesday 11th April 2018, the launching of the call for innovative projects FAIRE URBAN DESIGN 2018 at 9 am at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal by Jean-Louis Missika, Frederic Hoquard, Marianne Louradour, Pierre Jalady  and Esther Bahne// 

27th March of 2018

New call for innovative projects

FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN invites designers, makers, start-ups, collectives,  manufacters, but also design students, to submit new strategies for public spaces in Paris.
+ FAIRE 2018 UK .pdf / 555.05 Ko

From the 10th to the 15th of October 2017

The Diodon at the "Maintenant" Festival in Rennes

The Dynamorphe collective presented the Diodon structure during the Maintenant Festival in Rennes, from the 10th to the 15 of October 2017.

15th of July 2017

The Earth Pavillion is built!

Discover this raw earth prototype on the ActLab stand during the Bellastock Festival, located on the urban development zone of the eco-district of the Île Saint-Denis.

3rd of July 2017

Fab’rick in experimentation

Fab’rick enters its experimental period at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal during the course of the summer, in order to transform disused shirts into construction materials.

21st of June 2017

Installation of the Diodon

The 21st of June 2017 was a big day for the Diodon project as the dynamic inflatable house was first presented within the glazed courtyard of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts of Paris.

April 28th 2017

25 award-winning projects

FAIRE will help accelerate 25 projects that explore and question the innovative processes of the conception of the city and of the architecture of tomorrow.
+ FAIRE PARIS 2017 .pdf / 139.05 Ko

Thursday, April 27th 2017

Announcement of FAIRE’s projects

On Thursday April, 27th at 6.00 pm at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal

 Announcement, by Jean-Louis Missika, Assistant to the Mayor of Paris, in charge of town planning and architecture, of the selected projects as part of the first project call by FAIRE.

April 24th and 25th 2017

57 auditioned projects

Selected by a panel of experts, 57 projects will be presented by the project leaders to the jury on Monday 24 & Tuesday 25 April 2017.   

April 3,4 & 5 2017

243 analysed projects

On April 3, 4 & 5, a panel of experts evaluated 243 received projects. The teams whose projects were most remarked are invited to "pitch" on April 24 & 25.
+ To know more about the process .pdf / 14.74 Ko

March 14th 2017

Thank you !

First session FAIRE is closed

Thank you to all the architects and multidisciplinary teams who participate and send a project ! 

March 8th 2017

Some questions about FAIRE ?

Discover the answers to yours questions

Why FAIRE ? Who can apply ? What kind of support ? What should i send in ? When is the deadline ? What kind of projects ? Our answers to your questions are online !

January 26th 2017

FAIRE

FAIRE platform opening

Opening of the FAIRE web platform, 1st accelerator of innovative urban and architectural projects, launched by the Pavillon de l'Arsenal in conjunction with the City of Paris.

Launch on wednesday 11 of April, at 9.00 AM

Faire 2018 Urban Design

Call for innovate projects

FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN invites designers, multidisciplinary teams that include designers, makers, startups, collectives, emerging or established conceptors, and students from any design school to submit proposals for new strategies for public space in Paris.

A project ?
FAIRE 2018 DESIGN URBAIN
Want to change the city? Reinventing public space and its uses? Designing tomorrow's urban objects?

Tell us who you are using this form then, on the next page, present your project in a synthetic way. And, for more details, attach a PDF presenting your team and your project.
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Solidarity, benevolence, the place of sport or the youngest, issues of mobility and security, trade, climate and energy commitment, flow management, waste management, problems of heat, drought or flood, resilience, trade, technological change... present your project (3000 signs max).

In addition, you can attach a more detailed presentation PDF (A4 format, 10 pages max, 5Mo max) with a more complete description of the project, a presentation of the team member(s), a provisional calendar, a budget estimate, graphic parts and possible partners.
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Want to change the city? Reinventing public space and its uses? Designing tomorrow's urban objects?

Send us your project for FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN !

FAIRE 2018 URBAN DESIGN x MINI

"MINI is pleased to partner with Le Pavillon de l’Arsenal and la Ville de Paris.
For us at MINI, it’s important to understand the city as a whole, what’s most relevant to people´s lives – and what will matter to them in the future."

FAIRE 2018 IN QUESTIONS

Call for innovative projects for the city of tomorrow

Why FAIRE? Who can participate? What support is there? What projects? Here are our answers to your questions!

Prize-winners 2017

25 selected projects

Discover the 25 prize-winning FAIRE projects
First accelerator of innovative urban and architectural projects

Presented at the Festival "Maintenant" in Rennes from 10 to 15 October 2017

The Diodon, dynamic inflatable house

The Dynamorphe collective

The Diodon dynamic inflatable house was erected for the first time on June 21 in the conservatory of the Paris Beaux-Arts. It formed part of the diploma work of Clara Chotil and Felix Chameroy, both members of the Dynamorphe collective.

Under study with the City of Paris and GIP 2024

Trampoline Bridge

AZC (Atelier Zündel Cristea)

Construction of an inflatable bridge / trampoline over the Seine or Parisian canals.

July - September 2017

Fab'brick

Clarisse Merlet

From July to September 2017, Fab'brick entered an experimentation phase at the Pavillon de l'Arsenal to transform t-shirts made from unusable cotton into construction material.

Presentation march 2018

HOMY

Bond Society / Re:bond, Pierre Antczak, Christelle Gautreau and Stéphanie Morio

In 2018, presentation at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal of research into the concept of a new habitat to answer the needs of an increasingly nomadic generation.

July 15th 2017

Earth Pavillon

Bellastock, CRAterre & Palabres

On July 15th, within the framework of the 2017 Bellastock festival, discover the Pavillon de l’Arsenal prototype (30 m2 of raw earth), on the site of ActLab, situated on the Urban Development Zone of the eco-district of the Île St Denis.

With the support of Demathieu Bard and Quartus.

Prototype Fall 2017

Zero Energy Furniture Mobilier

Jean-Sébastien Lagrange and Raphaël Ménard

New prototype in autumn 2017 which enables the saving of 60% in heating needs and 30% in cooling needs for an office.

Research in progress

Stone: a contemporary resource

Barrault & Pressacco

Research into a new economy of materials and their exploitation

Prototype autumn 2017

Green island

Romain de Santis, Axel de Stampa, Sophie Picoty

Floating rig made from waste collected from the Seine and other Parisian canals offering up fun bathing area whilst also making the public aware of pollution.

Current Study with Elogie-Siemp

Contributory hall

Martin Jaubert and Antoine Maitre (Majma) and Maya Nemeta (MNAi)

Explore and test capacities and potential of Parisian entrance halls

Prototype Fall 2017

Revegetation of work structures

Frédéric Leyre, Clément Carrière and Nicolas Didier

Frédéric Leyre (Magasin General) with Clément Carrière and Nicolas Didier (architects) invented a plan for the compensation of construction sites via the revegetation of the technical work structures (scaffolding, temporary offices, etc.).

2017 school year

Co-creation furniture

KOZ architects

From September 2017, Workshops for the design of furniture adapted to new uses in the sports venues, with its users.

With the support of the Directorates of Architecture and Heritage & Youth and Sports of the City of Paris.

Current study

The Wagon-Mouche

S’il te plait Group

Current study with the RATP (PARIS PUBLIC TRANSPORT SYSTEM) to reorganize a wagon from subway Line 6 and propose a new way of discovering Paris.

Being created with Aurore

Frichkit

Atelier A+1, César Bazin, Octave Giaume, Inès Winckler et Carton Plein, Do Huynh

Nomadic workshop kit project, fully dismantleable, for structures using only ecological materials

With the support of the Pompidou Centre

The joys of re-useage : The Pompidou Centre Caterpillar

169-architecture

Strategies for re-using the girdled glass tiles of the Pompidou Centre’s “Caterpillar”.

Currently searching for partners

Parallel Monuments

Sébastien Martinez-Barat, Benjamin Lafore & Florian Jomain

"Parallel Monuments" is an application to design and share digital monuments in the physical space and celebrate personal or community events.

Research partners

Biodiversity, a new urban ecosystem

Chartier Dalix

Studies of new prototypes of façade elements integrating biodiversity and taking into account successful thermal qualities to reconcile external insulation and the use of living organisms.

Research partners

Experimental house in stone

The Stone Collective

An experimental house in stone, the local, reusable building material so emblematic of the capital.

Searching for partners

Updating Paris

Frédéric Druot, Anne Lacaton & Jean-Philippe Vassal

Implementation of studies and a methodology to estimate the possible development of Paris, its capacity for better living, to densify, to be calmly, strategically and durably transformed.

Floating ecological swimming pool

Base: Clément Willemin, Pauline Renaud, Ulysses Blau, Kieu Mai Truong

"There are ecological swimming pools. There are floating swimming pools. We propose the Floating Ecological Swimming pool."

Networking

FAIRE is a platform for sharing, communication, and exchange among city actors.+

Networking

ANNOUNCEMENT OF FAIRE'S PROJECTS & 2nd APEROFAIRE

Thursday, April 27 2017 at 6 pm
2nd APEROFAIRE with the announcement of FAIRE's projects by Jean-Louis Missika, Deputy Mayor of Paris in charge of architecture and urbanism, and winning teams' pitch !

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