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Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Center – Noumea, New Caledonia

Posted in Built by Alec Gagnon on August 31, 2009

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Building Name: Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Center
Location: Noumea, New Caledonia
Completed: 1998
Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop
Structural Engineer: ARUP
Landscape Architects: Desvigne & Dalnoky
Area: 8,188 sqm

AE Interests: sustainability, relationship with nature, culture, natural building materials, low maintenance, termite repellent iroko wood, ten multifunction pavilions of different sizes separated into 3 categories, integrated tree filled spaces into the ten pavilions which are all interconnected with a footpath, cooling and passive ventilation obtained through a double façade

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