Forum du monde, espace nomade - set design for temporary public site - St Denis
Year of creation: 1998
Commissioned by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, General Council 93, Ile de France region, city of Saint-Denis, Fondation 93 ? design & follow-up of work for laying out temporary public site for the World Cup 98 : original design of ephemeral architectural structures/ interior design & layout / follow-up of works / directing & coordination of participants - landscapers, decorators, builders. (4500 m2 / 600 concert hall, areass for café, VIPs, administration), Stade de France, Saint Denis / Feb-July 98.
Reference to the industrial & working class heritage of the Plaine Saint-Denis, formal research around saw-tooth factory roofs, gas containers & vegetable gardens. Basic structures in tube scaffolding , corrugated iron & tarps, ephemeral vegetable gardens in containers...