Vinci (Le)

Year of construction: 1998
Architects: Partners Architects
Surface area: 9,990 sq.m
Height: 31 m. 8 floors

Address: Allée de l'Arche - 92400 Courbevoie
Nearest car park: Centre Grande Arche
Nearest metro station: La Défense Grande Arche

The Le Vinci building is the La Défense building that displays the most postmodern aesthetics. Its concave façades, flanked by two uprights resembling huge pilasters, reflect a neoclassical inspiration with a Baroque tendency, which Ricardo Bofill has long been advocating.

A word about architects

Managed by Jean-Philippe Bridot, also a partner of the Bridot Willerval agency with Bruno Willerval, the Partenaires Architectes agency is the sole producer of the Vinci. In 1998, it also participated alongside Bruno Willerval's agency in the construction of the Prisma tower.