2020 S-ARCH AWARD

The International Jury of the S-ARCH -( Toyo Ito, Dietmar Eberle, Kengo Kuma, Kraft, Sou Fujimoto etc.) has selected the Chambre des Métiers et de l'Artisanat as the winner of the best public project 2020.  
https://www.s-arch.net/page-2

2020

The "Chambre des Metiers" building in Lille is nominated for the ADC Award 2020 in the Educational Category 

2020

Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours at the Belfast Queen's University ( Northen Ireland - GB) : " The depth of the landscape", - the 3nd of February 2020 -  ( see Office - JPPD)

2019

 Issue of HINGE magazine n°278 ( Hong-Konk) dedicates 4 pages to the Black Diamond office building, Lille

2019 The “Chambre des Métiers”

project is nominated at the “Equerre d’Argent Prize “(AMC/ Le Moniteur magazines) for the best project of the year.

2019 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours, in partnership with the CSTB

(and the Chinese CSUS organization) propose a master-plan for a new urban development for the City of Tianjin : a sustainable and bio-diversity project on a 10 km2 terrain with 3,5 mil m2 – 2 nd November 2019

2019 Issue of D’A magazine

, dedicates 10 pages for the Kaan and Pranlas-Descours project for the “Chambre des Métiers” building, Lille

2019 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours, in partnership with the CSTB (and the Chinese CSUS organization)

propose a master-plan for a new urban development for the City of Yuzong : an integrated project of old villages , agriculture, new urban development and a river park on a 10 km2 terrain with 4 mil m2 – 28nd October 2019

2019 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours at the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture (CC- New-York)

“Architecture and Landscape”– 24nd October 2019

2019 Issue of AMC magazine N°280

, dedicates 6 pages to Kaan and Pranlas-Descours project for the “Chambre des Métiers” building , Lille

2019 Issue of D’A magazine N°274

, dedicates 2 pages to the 9 patio dwellings project in the Alpes Mountains, Seyssins

2019 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours is visiting professor at the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture (City College – New-York)

for the fall semester 2019

2019 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours, in partnership with the CSTB (and the Chinese CSUS organization) propose a master-plan for a new urban development for the City of Kaili

: an integrated landscape project of a new urban development and a river park on 12 km2 terrain with 2 mil. m2 – 22nd August 2019

2019 Issue of D’A magazine N°272

, dedicates 24 pages to the Rives de la Haute Deûle Urban Project and the Black Diamond office building, Lille

2019 The Black Diamond project won the ADC Award for the best mixed-use building of the year.

2019 At the beginning of the year, the first part of the Chambre de Métiers et de l'Artisanat in Lille

will open. The project integrates: Offices, Cooking School, Amphitheater, Hairdressing Academy and Laboratories.

2018

Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours , in partnership with Vilogia, Kaufman and Broard, Groupe IRD and Michel Desvigne propose  "Metropolitain Green Square" close to  Euralille territory : a sustainable and ecologic project of 90000 m2 with Housings, Business School , Offices, Art Gallery and Commercial Facilities. Metropolitain Green Square was considered as the most amazing project associated landscape and densification.

2018 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours at National School of Architecture of Nancy

: «Architecture for European Density» / Architecture(s), Newwealth for Europe of the Regions, on November 29, 2018.

2018 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours is awarded German Design Award 2019

with a special mention for the residential building in Seyssins.

2018 The residential building in Seyssins

is selected for the German Design Award 2019.

2018 The church of Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande

will be inaugurated the 11th of february. This Alvaro Siza s project has been realised in collaboration with our office.

2017 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours at the "Forum des Projets Urbains" in Paris.

"Leaving in the Landscape, the Versailles Satory's project" 620 acres / 550 000 m²

2017 Students workshop in New York :

The New School and the National Architecture School of Paris-Malaquais Prof. Sandra Arndt / Prof. Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours

2017 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours at the Brittany School of Architecture - Rennes

"Architecture and Territory" - 22nd March 2017

2017 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas- Descours at the University of Liège

" Project for the Rives de la Haute Deûle/ Lille" - 8th March 2017

2016 Issue of the book « Density, Architecture and Territory,

5 European Stories » published by Jovis ( Berlin- DE) . The book was created through the support of the French Ministery of Housing and Sustainable Development.

2016 PDAA on the competition for the Sibelco Quarrie project in Heerlen (NL)

- Organisation : Iba-Parkstad PDAA architect is, among the tree teams (Gross Max, AWP), aim to propose a strategy of urban and landscape transformation for a territory of 370 acres.

2016 PDAA on the competition for the extension of the Mali Museum in Lima ( Peru).

The project aim to propose a new wing of 6500 sqm , near the XIX° century building of the Museum.

2016 The structure of the Guild Association Building (Lille, FR)

is now achieved. The building will be completed at the end of the first semester 2017.

2016 Three circles around Alvaro Siza

Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours is invited to take part of a panel discussion on the influence of the Porto's school in France with Laurent Beaudoin, Nuno Grande, Hervé Beaudoin, Bernard Desmoulins. Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine, Paris - 06.09-2016

2015 PDAA wins the international urban competition for Satory area in Versailles

(5000 housings, public facilities, 200000m² office buildings and parks)

2015 On Friday May 25th, the first stone laying ceremony for Guild Association Building

will be held in EurArtisanat in Lille.

2015 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours "Density, Architecture and Territory",

ETH Singapore, Future Cities Laboratory

2014 - Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours "New visions of sustaibable territories",

Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussée (Master AMUR).

2014 - Issue of the AMC magazine N°237,

dedicates 4 pages to Pranlas-Descours project for the office building in Lille, RHD district.

2014 - Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours "Urban sustainable projects", Parsons, The New School (SCE), in New York CIty.

2014 - Issue of the Place Publique magazine

dedicates a special booiklet of 64 pages on the Bottière-Chênaie Urban Project in Nantes.

2014 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours "Project for the Rive de la Haute Deûle" - Forum Project City - Lille.

2014 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours "Density as model of sustainable development" - Ministère du Logement, de l’Égalité des Territoires et de la Ruralité - Paris.

2014 Venice Biennale : Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours is invited to take part of a panel discussion on Paul Clemence and Robert Landon's book : BUILDING PICTURES,

Architecture and the Poetics of Space-Time, with Fred Bernstein (NY Times), Guilherme Amorozo (Casa Vogue Brazil) and Martino Pietropoli (architect). IED / Palazzo Franchetti - 5.30 pm, Wednesday June 4th, 2014

2014 Pranlas-Descours Architect & Associates, with Kaan Architecten (team leader) and EGM Architecten,

has been invited for the new hospital's competition in Nantes, a projet of 300 000 m² (550 mil euros).

2013 “The 17 housings in Pantin”

is published in the review D’A no.220

2012 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Architecture for the territory” –

in Burgau Architectural Day

2012 Honor Medaille for Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours, the French Academy of Architecture

2012 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Architettura come situazione urbana” - at Faculty of Architecture of Genoa in Italy

2012 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “projects / situations” - at Faculty of Architecture, Seville in Spain

2012 Exhibition “Architecture, Situations”, AEDES Galerie – Berlin, Germany

2012 AMC, “New Housings model”

2012 The entrance Pavilion of the Cemetery is published, AMC, “Cimitery in new urban design”

2011 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Urban and landscape projects” - at Cité de l’Architecture, Metropolis in Marseille

2011 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Housings” - at Batimat Exhibition

2011 Robert Auzelle Prize for the urban design project for the Bottière Chenaie Nantes

2011 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours’s video on www.archicool.fr, “Projects on the exhibition, Galerie de l’Architecture in Paris”

2011 “Un architecte lumineux” by Frédéric Edelmann, Le Monde

2011 Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours is a member of the jury for the EUROPAN COMPETITION 2011

2011 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Urban project for the renovation of the historical city of Villeneuve-Saint-Georges”

– at Ecole de la Ville et des Territoires Marne la Vallée in France

2011 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Sustainable urban project in Nantes” -

at Congress hall in Nantes

2011 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “projects in the Great Paris” – at TU Delft

2010 Urban Design Prize, for the Rives de la Haute Deûle District – Lille – le Moniteur review

2010 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Housing in urban sustainable development” – at Architectural Center of Genevra in Switzerland

2010 Séquences Bois Structures no. 78 : “Atelier des Compagnons du Devoir à Nantes”

2010 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Urban projects in France” – at University of Curitiba in Brazil

2010 A+U, 10/2010, “25 Dwellings / Montreuil-sous-Bois”

2010 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Sustainable urban development in France” – at International Symposium – UNESCO in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil

2009 The Urban Housing Handbook, Eric Firley, Caroline Stahl, edition Wiley

“The interrupted spatial sequence of Faubourg architecture : appartements and studios in rue Charonne in Paris”

2009 The Urban Housing Handbook, Eric Firley, Caroline Stahl, edition Wiley

2009 The 64 housing units project is published in the review D’A no.182, “logement en coeur d’îlot, Montreuil-sous-Bois”

2009 The Technical School is published in the review D’A no.188, “Ecole Atelier à Nantes”

2009 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranlas-Descours – “Housing in historical city center”

- at Ecole d’Architecture de Bordeaux in France

2019 Lecture by Jean-Pierre Pranals-Descours – “Territory and landscape in progress”

– at Architectural Center of Genevra in Switzerland

2008 PDA present The LGP project in ARCHILAB Europe Strategic Architecture in Orléans, France

Architecture Stratégique, 8ème Rencontres Internationales d’Architecture d’Orléans by HYX edition

2008 The LGP project exhibition in The Museum of Modern Art in Reykjavik, Iceland

2008 The LGP project is published in the review Bauwelt

2008 The LGP project published in the review102 Reykjavik

2008 PDA is presented in the review Wettbewerbe aktuell, 4/2008

2008 The 64 housing units project in Montreuil-sous-Bois is published in the