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Shell-like pavilions in Monte Carlo

This amazing pavilions designed by Richard Martinet of Affine Design are part of large restoration project of the Place du Casino in Monte Carlo. The project included the restoration and embellishment of The Hotel de Paris from 1864, and the replacement of the Sporting d’Hiver from the 1930s with three mixed-use buildings.

Garden pavilion, Brooklyn, NY

Framed garden pavilion, designed by Chris McVoy and Beth O’Neil,  has been set in contrast to the heavy masonry brownstone. The 19th century brownstone remains exactly as it was while the new pavilion, with kitchen and informal social space, sits alongside, up against the original backyard wall with no mediating connection, transforming the house’s daily use without changing its architecture. Entering the pavilion from the house’s parlor …