Winning Team Chosen to Build 2nd “Architectural Folie of the 21st century” in Montpellier

The "folie" continues with the winning team that will build a new "Architectural Folie of the 21st Century" for Montpellier, France.

The multidisciplinary team -- which includes Sou Fujimoto Architects, Nicolas Laisné Associates, and Manal Rachdi Oxo Architects as the architects -- won the closed competition with their project, "Arbre Blanc" (White Tree).

Its eye-catching appearance aside, the 10,000 m² mixed-use tower has a housing program, a restaurant, art gallery, panoramic bar and office spaces

-Via Bustler