Foreign Office Architects Designs Paris Rail Station

10 June 2010 (Last Updated June 10th, 2010 18:30)

London-based Foreign Office Architects has unveiled designs for a new metro station in Paris, France. The design has been conceived as an open air theatre, which descends like an auditorium directly from the street to the platform levels, according to the architects. The proje

London-based Foreign Office Architects has unveiled designs for a new metro station in Paris, France.

The design has been conceived as an open air theatre, which descends like an auditorium directly from the street to the platform levels, according to the architects.

The project is being delivered for the Paris Transport Authority, according to architectsjournal.co.uk.

The practice collaborated with local architects Richez Associés and sustainability consultant bbc-energie on the project.