Metamorphosis of the Insectarium, Montreal

Metamorphosis of the Insectarium, Montreal


The project provides an immersive experience for visitors with a tour through nine biotopes, following a sequence of spaces that are connected by ramps, filled with vegetation, possible paths, amazing scenarios, and dramatic light entries... [+]

Obra Work
Metamorphosis of the Insectarium

Cliente Client
Espace pour la vie, Montréal

Arquitectos Architects
Anne Lacaton & Jean Philippe Vassal, Frédéric Druot architects (diseño design); FABG (arquitectos locales asociados associated local architects)  

Colaboradores Collaborators
Florian de Pous (jefe de proyecto project chief); Gaëtan Redelsperger (gestor del proyecto project manager); Manon Borie, Paul Serizay, Zhen Ren

Arquitecto paisajista Landscape architect
Cyrille Marlin  

Botánico, fitosociología Botanist, phytosociology
Claude Figureau

Especialista en artrópodos Arthropods specialist
Alain Canard

Ingenieros Engineers
SNC-LAVALIN INC (estructura y electricidad structure and electricity); Yvon Chabot (costes cost); Joel Courchesne (energía y diseño ambiental leadership in energy & environmental design)