Gaze at a metropolis that changes
Many times during the XXth century, Paris region hosted hundreds of thousands of migrants to get the population diversity we know today. With the Greater Paris project, a new dynamic is set. Then which role…
Seen as useful by some of us and harmful by others, the périphérique is part of the Greater Paris citizens’ routine. Shaped for a city of the early 50’s, the périphérique does not fit anymore,…
Beyond the scope of the artistic act, street art makes users of the public space react to their urban setting. Nowadays, it is used as a tool in the metropolitan process.
Often considered as a place in the fringe of the city, Catacombs are on the contrary included in the urban area, following the rules and uses of public space.
Embellish to impress, Paris makes us dream and take us to an imaginary world feeding all its users with a warm and cosy atmosphere. However, that moment of magic hides other urban realities.
Paris in the snow is often lived as a source of troubles by users. However, taking a closer look, would not it give the city a break in this urban frenzy ?
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