Rooftop farming in Romainville / SOA, LE SOMMER, M. FORGUE, COURTIREY, DEAR CONCEPT

ROMAINVILLE billboard

Courtirey System / JEAN-CLAUDE REY

Miniferme / SOA

Ferme tridi / SOA

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Pasona Urban Farm / KONO DESIGN

Park Dondaines / SOA

Rooftop farming in Romainville / SOA, LE SOMMER, M. FORGUE, COURTIREY, DEAR CONCEPT

Park Dondaines / SOA

TOUR VIVANTE / SOA

ECObox / Sébastien Goelzer

Urbanana / SOA

Park Dondaines / SOA

Pasona Urban Farm / KONO DESIGN

MINI FERME / SOA

URBANANA / SOA

Mini ferme / SOA

Rooftop garden / Fermes de Gally

MINIFERME / SOA

Pasona Urban Farm / KONO DESIGN

URBANANA / SOA

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Bellastock07/03/2013

Bellastock | Urban agriculture

Bellastock associaton for innovative architecture organises three lectures on urban agriculture

Food : produce to feed
10 april 2013, 19h00 (ENSA Paris Belleville)
Speakers : Alexis Lefebvre (Fermes de Gally - LUA), Damien Chivialles (Cootainer - LUA), Marc Dufumier (writer).

City and agriculture, a paradox ?
17 april 2013, 19h00 (ENSA Paris Belleville)
Speakers : Clinamen, Atelier Roberta, Pierre Donadieu

Architecture and "useful green" ?
24 april 2013, 19h00 (ENSA Paris Belleville)
Speakers : Augustin Rosenstiehl (SOA - LUA), Nicolas Bonnenfant (Coloco), Nicolas Bel (Un potager sur les toits).

 

 

Courtibox201/09/2012
COURTIBOX
Damien CHIVIALLE and Jean-Claude REY, members of LUA partnered for the conception of Courtibox.
After the aquaponic version of the farm-container "Micro-farms", it's now about soil boxes. "Courtirey is selling the Courtibox, 20 sq.m of soil agriculture inside a container! The easier solution to cultivate, composting organic waste, store rainwater and irrigate with a solar-pump"
> Press Release
> More info

LeMoniteur15/08/2012
FARM IN ROMAINVILLE / LE MONITEUR
The journalist Marie-Douce Albert wrote an article in Le Moniteur n°5672 - 10 August 2012 about the farm projet in Romainville lead by LUA. "Remise fin mai, l'étude propose la réalisation de serres en polycarbonate sur quatre bâtiments, soit 1600 m2 de toitures, qui permettraient de créer 1000 m² de cultures en bacs remplis de terre."
> Read the article (FR)

02/07/2012
NEW ADdress for lua
We inform you that the mail address of LUA has changed. Please, write to :

Laboratoire d'Urbanisme Agricole - 44 rue Amelot - 75011 Paris / FRANCE

IMG 698404/07/2012
LUA IN CARROT CITY EXHIBITION!
LUA projects are part of Carrot City exhibition! Until November 4th 2012, in Paris' Bercy Park, there are two large panels dealing with concepts of urban farm by LUA and the rooftop farming project in Romainville.
> Info

 

 

 

 

14/05/2012
Articles in english
New articles were translated in English.
> Read "The vertical farm: a paroxysmal image of agricultural worlds in mutation"
> Read "Perspectives in urban agriculture"
> Read " Vertical urban farms"
More will be available soon.

On the bill

Les-Toits-Urbains225/10/2012
Colloque scientifique international pluridisciplinaire
Nouveaux territoires : les toits urbains au regard de la question de l'énergie et des écosystèmes. JEUDI 25 OCTOBRE 2012 de 8h30 à 18h - ENSA Paris-Malaquais/Laboratoire ACS/amphi 2 des Loges/bâtiment Perret, salle 206, 14 rue Bonaparte 75006 Paris, France.
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DanielCorbeil224/08/2012 > 03/11/2012
green STRuctures
The artist-sculptor Daniel Corbeil works on the green tower utopiawith a model dealing with representation and in-situ experimentation. SOA's Living Tower is a reference of the exhibition, with projects of Edouard François, Luc Schuiten, Jean Nouvel and Ginger's green Eiffel Tower.
A la Maison de l'Architecture du Québec, Canada.
> Infos

Carrot City25/06/2012 > 15/09/2012
CARROT CITY
After New-York, Casablanca, Montreal and Berlin, the exhibition Carrot City takes place in Paris for several months from June 25th 2012! Through images, texts, models, installations et videos, the exhibition explores a variety of issues related to urban agriculture with a serie of case studies.
Carrot City Exhibition, from June 25th to November 4th 2012, opening June 21st - Chai du Parc de Bercy, 41 rue Paul Belmondo - Paris 12e.
> Info

ESADReims206/11/2012
3rd INTERNATIONAL ENCOUNTERS IN ART AND DESIGN
VEGETAL POETICS IN THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT. This conference fits into an ESAD research programme, which has been underway since 2011 under the title "Le végétal, un modèle pour le design ?" (Plants, a model for design?), and is aimed at extending the fields of application of design in its relation to the vegetal world. 
Tuesday 6 November 2012 from 9 to 5.30 at La Comédie de Reims, France.
> Info
Savez-vous planter les choux01/06/2012 > 02/10/2012
Savez-vous planter les choux ? EXHIBITION
Exhibition-Promenade. From the history of market gardening in Ile-de-France region to how to feed the city? Portraits of gardeners and their products.
From June 12th to November 2nd 2012 at Parc de Bagatelle - Route de Sèvres in Neuilly, bois de Boulogne - Paris 16e.
Price 5,50€ - Reduced price 2,75€ - Free, less than 7 years old.
> Info
R-Urban Paysage Urbain productif Continu16/06/2012
Eco-Commun#4 - continuous productive urban landscapes (CPUL's)
Presentation on urban agriculture with Katrin Bohn, architect and lecturer at the Sheffield School of Architecture, Governance Specialist food. The term CPUL's defines a strategy for a coherent integration of urban agriculture in the planning of urban space. Urban agriculture is an essential key of a sustainable modern cities... June 16th 2012 at 3 pm at Agrocité - 4-12 Rue Michelet, Colombes, France.
> Info