Second Award

location / Québec, Canada
status / competition design 2004
design team / menthol architects + Rar-2 Laboratory of Architecture

master planning & architecture

Ideas competition for development of the Montmorency Falls sector. Proposed master plan encourages sustainable future growth by revitalizing water frontline areas based on the concept of acupuncture in architecture. It introduces diverse functions and public spaces among extensive park-like landscape treatment.

concept of erosion

proposed masterplan

concept of acupuncture

key diagrams of functional and spatial relationships

aerial view of the proposed