School of Economics, Toulouse
Grafton Architects 

School of Economics, Toulouse

Grafton Architects 

The volume breaks up into a series of stacked arms slightly rotated to ensure visual continuity between the urban fabric and the beautiful banks of the Garonne River.

While the building is fragmented into volumes and wings, it uses a single essential material, brick, with bonds presenting practically no joints and thus blending in with Toulouse’s typical reddish constructions... [+]

Obra Work

Escuela de negocios Toulouse School of Economics (France).

Arquitectos Architects

Grafton Architects / Yvonne Farrell, Shelley McNamara (socias partners).

Colaboradores Collaborators

Vigneu Zilio Architectes (arquitecto local local architect); OTEIS (instalaciones MEP concultant); Gleeds (aparejador quantity surveyor); Gamba (acústica acoustics); Vulcaneo (protección contra incendios fire protection); Eiffage Construction Midi Pyrénées (constructor contractor).

Cliente Client

Université Toulouse Capitole.

Presupuesto Budget

29.000.000 €.

Superficie Area

18.000 m².

Fotos Photos

Frédérique Félix-Faure; Dennis Gilbert.