Chambre de Métiers et de l'Artisanat

Lille, France, 2019

The new Chambre de Métiers et de l'Artisanat (CMA) Hauts-De-France in Lille (France) is a project designed by Kaan architecten and Pranlas-Descours architect. This building works as a new gateway of the city. The CMA is symmetrically organized around six patios that provide natural light for most of circulation spaces.In broad horizontal strokes, the CMA spreads over three floors rising from a square shaped footprint of 80 by 80 meters, providing both educational functions facilities (hairdressing school, cooking school, laboratories and classrooms) and spaces dedicated to supporting craft business.