La Cité de la Musique :
High-scale solar sail turning around the glass/wood egg to follow the course of the sun. Situated on the downstream sector of the Seguin Island on the Seine in Paris, « La Cité de la Musique » consists of an auditorium and a theater. This building is meant to favour access to music for all.
The auditorium, based on the Seine, is decorated with a huge photovoltaic sail measuring over 1000 m2.
1000 m² solar sail
Ongoing - Delivery summer 2016
Shigeru Ban Architects (Pritzker 2014)
Tempo II Seguin