Pathe foundation

Designed by Renzo Piano building workshop and located on the interior of a city block, the Pathé foundation building rises above its neighboring structures and the elliptical dome reveals itself.

Images © Michel Denancé/Renzo Piano building workshop



The project by the famous international architectural practice with offices in Paris, Genoa and New York City, includes the restoration of the façade and the sculptural decorations done by Auguste Rodin. It includes exhibition spaces for temporary and permanent collections, a 70-person film screening room, offices for the foundation, as well as storage of the artist’s archives.

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