Recognising the possibility of acts of emancipation in abstract space, UHO attempts to verify their validity in concrete space. Albeit the risk of naive analogies, it believes in the radical materiality of architecture as an argument for potential modification of the political structure.


PROJECTS BY UHO

Student city, closed competition, Tirana (Albania), runner-up, 2015

Apartment building renovation, study, Paris (France), 2015

Recording studios, restaurant and housing, invited competition, Paris (France), second prize, 2015

Swimming pool, open competition, Porto (Portugal), 2015

Poveglia and Ottagono islands, open competition, Venice (Italy), 2014

16 family-housing, open competition, Marfa (USA), 2014

Platform in ÉSA garden, Nuit Blanche exhibition, Paris (France), 2014

2 Mallet-Stevens apartments, complete build out, Paris (France), 2014

Curating the city, exhibition at Design Biennale, Hong Kong (China), 2013

4 apartments housing, building renovation, Gaillac (France), 2013

Flat I.F., complete build out, Paris (France), 2013

Flat O.C., complete build out, Paris (France), 2012

Central library, open competition, Helsinki (Finland),  honorable mention, 2012

Hotel, open competition, Barcelona (Spain), 2011

Flat V.P., build out and mezzanine addition, Pantin (France), 2011

Russian orthodox cultural center, open competition, Paris (France), 2011

House extention, build out, Cap-Ferret (France), 2010

Stairs in a house, build out, Rueil-Malmaison (France), 2010

Hotel room, invited competition, 2010


PROJECTS BY ÉCOLE (Nicolas Simon and Max Turnheim)

Industrial refurbishment, open competition, Bologna (Italy), mention, 2014

15 apartments housing, open competition, Meyrin (Switzerland), 2014

Flat M.P., complete build out, Paris (France), 2014

Primary school, open competition, Vaulruz (Switzerland), 2014

Set design for Musée des moulages, open competition, Montpellier (France), finalist project, 2014

Flat V.F., complete build out, Paris (France), 2014

Ornamentum Libidum, exhibition at Galerie Glassbox, Paris (France), 2013

Bartsch stand, Maison & Objet exhibition, Paris (France), 2013

Urban restructuration, Europan competition, Gjilan (Kosovo), 2013

Urban restructuration, Europan competition, Couvet (Switzerland), 2013

Urban restructuration, Europan competition, Paris-Saclay (France), 2013

Urban restructuration, Europan competition, Don Benito (Spain), honorable mention, 2013

Notre-Dame de l’Assomption, open competition, Port-Au-Prince (Haïti), 2012

Grand Prix d’Architecture des Beaux Arts, 3rd Prize, 2012

Public library, open competition, Daegu (South Korea), 2012

Central library, open competition, Helsinki (Finland), 2012

Urban restructuration, Europan competitionCapelle-aan-den-Ijssel (Netherlands), 2011

Flat S.E.,complete build out, Paris (France), 2011

Spontaneous occupation furniture, open source projectParis (France), 2011

Institute for paramedical training linked to the C.H.I., build out, Meulan-les-Mureaux (France), 2011

Flat J.Z., complete build out and mezzanine addition, Paris (France), 2010

Kadist Art Foundation offices, build out, Paris (France), 2010

Flat M.M., complete build out, Paris (France), 2010

Flat A.E., transformation from commercial premises into an apartment, Paris (France), 2010

Façade of Tower 486 (LAN Architects), consulting architects, Beirut (Lebanon), 2009

Zoo of Puerto Madero, open competitionBuenos Aires (Argentina),  2009

Architecture au delà des formes, exhibition set design for Maison de l’Architecture et de la Ville PACA, Marseille (France), 2007


PUBLICATIONS / EXHIBITIONS / TEACHING

Lecture, KNUCA, Kiev (Ukraine), 2015

Poliorcetics : Three narratives on limit and architecture, lecture during the CANactions festival, Kiev (Ukraine), 2015

Within which and for which space, lecture during the Housing vs. City symposium, Syracuse University London (UK), 2015

Ecology and Emancipation, article with Fabien Giraud, 2014

Lecture, École Bleue, Paris (France), 2014

Studio teaching, ÉSA, semester 2, Paris (France), 2014

Studio teaching, ÉNSAPVS, semester 7, Paris (France), 2014

Lecture, La Cambre-Horta, Brussels (Belgium), 2013

Workshop, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris (France), 2013

Studio teaching, ÉSA, semester 2, Paris (France), 2013

Studio teaching, ÉNSAPVS, semester 8, Paris (France), 2013

Anecdote : mythologies de l'architecture, lecture and workshop, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2013

Le terrain, curating, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2013

Collages, intensive workshop, ÉNSAPM, Paris (France), 2012

Studio teaching, ÉNSAPVS, semester 7, Paris (France), 2012

Studio teaching, ÉSA, semester 2, Paris (France), 2012

P. Macapia Studio invited speaker, PRATT, New York (USA), 2012

De l'idée à l'édifice, organisation of a lecture cycle, ÉNSAPVS, Paris (France), 2012

Socle, student works exhibition, Architecture Biennale, Venice (Italy), 2012

Mobilier pour une occupation précaire, intensive workshop, ÉNSAPM, Paris (France), 2012

Jeunes architectes, organisation of a lecture cycle, ÉNSAPVS, Paris (France), 2011

Studio teaching, ÉNSAPVS, semester 8, Paris (France), 2011

De l'idée à la forme, intensive workshop, ÉNSAPM, Paris (France), 2011

Studio teaching, ÉNSAPVS, semester 7, Paris (France), 2010

Under construction, student works exhibition, Architecture Biennale, Venice (Italy), 2010

M.-T. Harnoncourt studio assisting, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2010

P. Barrière studio assisting, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2010

A. Gerber studio assisting, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2009

Un Framework pour le Design, lecture, ÉNSAPB, Paris (France), 2009

I. Hérault studio assisting, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2009

Projects, exhibition, ÉNSAPVS, Paris (France), 2007

V. Châtelet studio invited speaker, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2007

J.-C. Moreau studio assisting, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2006

V. Châtelet studio invited speaker, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2006

P. Macapia and J. Sautereau workshop invited speaker, ÉSA, Paris (France), 2006

CONTACT

UHO is an architecture studio led by Adrien Durrmeyer and Max Turnheim.

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