This small unhealthy building tucked away in the back of a courtyard in Paris 10th district formerly housed small, dark apartments over two levels that were unsuitable for living in.
From a double Algerian-French culture, European and cosmopolitan, Alia Bengana has architectural and life experience in several different countries. She pays particular attention to context and ecology in her projects, which are of various scale and nature in different places around the world. The quality of landscape integration and more generally, of climate conditions and light, the choice of local materials, and also communication with clients are at the heart of Alia Bengana’s work, whose approach is deeply in line with sustainable development.
LOCATION: Paris, France
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YOSHINORI is a gourmet restaurant located in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés just a stone’s throw away from Odéon. The space consists of two floors, a ground floor and a basement. It is characteristic of the neighborhood in which it is located and has a stone and wooden structure, visible wooden beams on the ground floor, and vaulted stone cellars in the basement.