Parc Andre Citroen, Paris, France


Related people
Addison Godel (was created by)
Gilles Clément (landscape architect)
Patrick Berger (architect)
Date
compeition organized 1985
Description
The park is built on an axis perpendicular to the Seine and has an X-shaped outline. The competition co-winners shared the design of the space. A diagonal line across the great lawn, the 'tapis vert', separates the gardens of the two designers. Keywords: France, Ville-de-Paris, Paris, outdoor spaces, urban park, landscape elements, André - Citroën Park, Andre-Citroen Park. Submitted by Jane Amidon for LARCH 603: History of the Profession of Landscape Architecture.
Style/Period
1980s (1980 - 1989)
1990s (1990 - 1999)
Material
concrete block
shrubs
deciduous shrubs
concrete
water
Source
Hucliez, Marielle. (2000). Contemporary Parks and Gardens in France. Paris: Vilo International. p.92