Gallery: Passive Solar Parisian Housing Complex Adapts to its Natural E...

 
This organic housing project in Paris creates a buffer between the dense city streets and the preserved green spaces beyond. Designed by Jakob + Macfarlane, the Harold Housing Project features a smart set of solutions that overcame tight restrictions on building on the reclaimed site. The project was carefully planned to respect the landscape while capturing the sun and adding to the local greenscape. Public and private areas blend seamlessly as the city appears to melt away beneath the preserved trees and breezeways.

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