News Date Category
New Montparnasse tower
  • New Montparnasse tower

    MAD architects in association with DGLA and VS-A are in the final way for the Montparnasse tower competition. 

2016 10 15
Competition
Respects to Zaha HADID
  • Respects to Zaha HADID

2016 04 01
News
The stream Building is laureate from the competition "Réinventer Paris"
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  • The stream Building is laureate from the competition "Réinventer Paris"

    Discover the movie project  : https://vimeo.com/154062642
2016 02 04
Competition
Equerre d'argent 2015 : Robert-Jan van SANTEN deliver the laureate "Ouvrages d'art"
2015 11 25
News
VS-A was invited for a TV conference on BATIMAT
2015 11 06
Press/Media
Robert-Jan van SANTEN has been listed in “100 Architects of the year 2015” by KIA
  • Robert-Jan van SANTEN has been listed in “100 Architects of the year 2015” by KIA

    International Invitational Exhibition: 100 Architects of the year 2015

    Robert-Jan van SANTEN has been listed in “100 Architects of the year 2015” organized by

    KIA (Korean Institute of Architects).

    To visualize our works in both design & engineering, a tensegrity structure has been made for the exhibition.

    Tensegrity is a structure where tensional components are continuous, while compressed members isolated.

    Each rod represents a specific project of VS-A. Via QR code scan on the rod, visitors can explore the related project.

    Date : 21st ~ 25th October 2015
    Venue : CULTURE STATION SEOUL 284 in Seoul, Korea

2015 10 20
News
SAVE THE DATE / 13.10.2015 / CONFERENCE AT THE CSTB
  • SAVE THE DATE / 13.10.2015 / CONFERENCE AT THE CSTB

2015 10 05
News
PRESS ARTICLE / SEQUENCE BOIS / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
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  • PRESS ARTICLE / SEQUENCE BOIS / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID

    Andrée CHEDID Media Center is on the first page from the enveloppe issue of Sequence Bois ! 
    Architects : D'HOUNDT + BAJART 
    Facade engineering : VS-A 
2015 08 03
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / EXE / PALAIS DES CONGRES
2015 05 22
Press/Media
Work in Progress / Fondation Vasarely / Aix en Provence
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  • Work in Progress / Fondation Vasarely / Aix en Provence

2015 04 14
Completion
PRESS ARTICLE / LES CAHIERS TECHNIQUES DE BATIMENT / IGN METEO FRANCE
2015 03 09
Press/Media
Work in Progress / Trivaux Garenne !
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  • Work in Progress / Trivaux Garenne !

    Trivaux Garenne Campus
    Architect : Gaëtan le PENHUEL
    Facade engineering : VS-A
2015 02 25
News
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / PREMIER PROJET PARISIEN POUR CORINNE VEZZONI
2015 02 11
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / AMC / CENTRE DE CONGRES NANCY
2015 02 09
Press/Media
"VS-A, le chaînon manquant entre le BET et l'architecte" Le Moniteur 30/01/2015.
2015 01 30
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / BASEPOINT / Energy Saving Overview of Buildings in Hong Kong
  • PRESS ARTICLE / BASEPOINT / Energy Saving Overview of Buildings in Hong Kong

    Energy Saving Overview of Buildings in Hong Kong
2015 01 20
Press/Media
Discover our five projects selected in the special issue of AMC Une année d'architecture
  • 53 Logements Sociaux Architect : Sophie DELHAY
    © AMC
  • 53 Logements Sociaux Architect : Sophie DELHAY
    © AMC
  • IGN Météo France Architect : Patrick MAUGER
    © AMC
  • Théâtre et Multiplexe Architects : BABIN + RENAUD
    © AMC
  • Médiathèque de Choisy le Roi Architects : BRENAC & GONZALEZ
    © AMC
  • Médiathèque de Choisy le Roi Architects : BRENAC & GONZALEZ
    © AMC
  • Médiathèque Andrée Chedid Architects : D'HOUNDT + BAJART
    © AMC
  • AMC Une année d'architecture
    © AMC
  • Discover our five projects selected in the special issue of AMC Une année d'architecture


    AMC : Une année d'architecture en France 

2015 01 12
Press/Media
Mixes-use-Building
2015 01 10
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / TRIVAUX GARENNE
2015 01 02
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / D'A / CENTRE DE CONGRES NANCY
2014 12 23
Press/Media
Our Project wiith MBA/S is runner up for the House of the Year 2014 !
2014 12 13
News
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / RIVP RIVE GAUCHE
2014 12 12
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / BATIACTU / MULTIPLEX IN CLAMART
2014 12 02
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / AMC ARCHI / HOTEL DE REGION AUVERGNE
2014 11 26
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONDE / MEDIATHEQUE LOUIS ARAGON
2014 11 25
Press/Media
Lons le Saunier's Library is pre-selected for the MIES ARCH 2015
2014 11 20
News
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / LOGEMENTS RUE DE L'OURCQ
2014 11 19
Press/Media
Opening Speech for the first birthday of VS-A KR !
2014 11 12
Office
PRESS ARTICLE / ACTU ARCHI / MEDIATHEQUE LOUIS ARAGON
2014 10 30
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / EUROPACONCORSI / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
2014 10 27
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
2014 10 24
Press/Media
OFFICES IN SHENZHEN
  • OFFICES IN SHENZHEN

    Shenzhen office opened on Oct 15, there are currently 2 people working here. 
    Director Saint WOO and Administrator Coco LI.
2014 10 20
News
2014 10 15
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE EXE / CFA GENNEVILLIERS
2014 10 14
Press/Media
VS-A Projects Maps
2014 10 10
News
PRESS ARTICLE / GOOOOD / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
2014 10 10
Press/Media
2014 10 04
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / ARCHDAILY / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
2014 09 29
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / MEDIATHEQUE LOUIS ARAGON
2014 09 19
Press/Media
2014 09 15
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / UN VAISSEAU D ALUMINIUM EN BORD DE SEINE
2014 09 13
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / WINDOW & FACADE MAGAZINE / FAIRWOOD & VS-A JOINT VEN
2014 09 11
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / BAUNETZ / MEDIATHEQUE ANDREE CHEDID
2014 09 08
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LIBERATION / MEDIATHEQUE LOUIS ARAGON
2014 08 30
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / LE MONITEUR / FONDATION VASARELY
2014 08 25
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / EUROPACONCORSI / MEDIATHEQUE LOUIS ARAGON
2014 08 13
Press/Media
2014 08 01
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / D'A / IGN SAINT MANDE
2014 07 08
Press/Media
HKFA-HILTI Big Boss Cup
  • HKFA-HILTI Big Boss Cup

    The Facade Association of Hong Kong and HILTI hosted their annual ping pong tournament. Some of the biggest players in our community participated to compete for the Big Boss Cup. Robert-Jan received the first-runner up trophy!
2014 07 06
News
PRESS REVIEW / LE MONITEUR / CENTRE DE CONGRES
2014 07 04
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE / AMC / SALLE DE SPORT CALAIS
2014 06 25
Press/Media
ATU Salon Conference
  • ATU Salon Conference

    VS-A is always active in the public realm trying to tighten the relationship between architecture and its envelope. The ATU salon is an event dealing with contemporary topics regarding architecture. Robert-Jan spoke about curtain walls and their impact on architecture.
2014 06 19
Press/Media
GONTRAN DUFOUR INTERVIEW / GRAND LILLE TV
2014 06 16
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE - PORTE MONTMARTRE
2014 04 16
Press/Media
OPENING OF VS-A.KR IN SEOUL
  • Jaeman PARK - Architect and Project Manager
    © VS-A
  • Sunhoo KIM - Architect and Project Manager
    © VS-A
  • Naree KIM - Co-manager, Architect and associate
    © VS-A
  • Galleria Busan - Competition 2nd place
    © VS-A
  • Sempio Fermentation Research Center
  • Seoul
  • OPENING OF VS-A.KR IN SEOUL

    Naree KIM, Robert-Jan VAN SANTEN and Gontran DUFOUR as well as the whole VS-A team are proud to announce the opening of a new VS-A agency in Seoul.

    Korea is an attractive and dynamic country where more and more interesting architectural projects are thriving. Very conscious about the envionnement, the country took the right measures about ecological issues. VS-A.KR office is located in the Bukchon area in the traditional fabric of the city of Seoul.

    Naree KIM, who is architect, associate and director will manage the agency.


    The team

    Besides the three joint managers, Jaeman PARK and Sunhoo KIM joined the agency. Jaeman has various architectural expericences and more particularly in complex geometry. Sunhoo studied architecture and majored in sustainable development.


    Projects

    VS-A.KR has been working on different project for a year. In October 2013, they worked with the architectes DA group and Henning Larsen, on a luxurous mall competition in Busan.

    Currently, they are also working on a solar protections project for the facades of the Sempio Fermentation Research Center. 

  • More infos

    Galleria Busan
2014 04 01
Office
PRESS ARTICLE - TRIVAUX-GARENNE CAMPUS
  • Le Moniteur - 28/02/2014
    © Le Moniteur
  • PRESS ARTICLE - TRIVAUX-GARENNE CAMPUS

    Architect: Gaëtan Le Penhuel 
    Program: Gymnasium
     — in Clamart.
2014 02 28
Press/Media
ArchiDesignClub Awards Laureate - Gennevilliers CFA
  • © / ©Sergio Grazia
  • © / ©Sergio Grazia
  • © / ©Sergio Grazia
  • © / ©Sergio Grazia
  • ArchiDesignClub Awards Laureate - Gennevilliers CFA

    On February 20th, the architects and the projects awarded by the ArchiDesignClub have been announced. The CFA, a project by BRENAC + GONZALEZ we worked on, won the first prize in the category "Higher education and education"
2014 02 21
News
ArchiDesignClub Awards Laureate - PICARDIE Chamber of Commerce
  • © / ©Y.Marchand-R.Meffre
  • © / ©Y.Marchand-R.Meffre
  • © / ©Y.Marchand-R.Meffre
  • © / ©Y.Marchand-R.Meffre
  • ArchiDesignClub Awards Laureate - PICARDIE Chamber of Commerce

    On February 20th, the architects and the projects awarded by the ArchiDesignClub have been announced. The PICARDIE Chamber of Commerce, a project by CHARTIER - CORBASSON  we worked on, won the first prize in the category "Administrative Buildings"
2014 02 21
News
PRESS ARTICLE - Hôtel de Région of Clermont-Ferrand
  • Le Moniteur n°5752 - 21 february 2014
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  • PRESS ARTICLE - Hôtel de Région of Clermont-Ferrand

    Architect: Bruno MADER 
    Program : offices
    Expertises: Glass specifications, structure, solar protection, prototypes and testing

    Le Moniteur n°5752 - 21 february 2014
2014 02 21
Press/Media
WON COMPETITION WITH OMA - Visitor center for the Garden Expo
  • WON COMPETITION WITH OMA - Visitor center for the Garden Expo

    Program : Visitor center for the Garden Expo
    Mission: Competition 
    Expertise: Glass specifications | Vitrage + Thermal simulations 
    Service: System & Architectural optimisation | Interface technique & architecture
    Architect: OMA
    Client: China International Garden Expo
    Location: Wuhan, China

    Wuhan (OMA)
    Creative life center for the China International Garden Expo in Wuhan, China. The building complex is composed of Garden Hall, Expo Visitor Centre, Conference Centre, Multi-function Hall and Performance Hall. Wuhan has high humidity throughout the year. Condensation which is climatic character of Wuhan is used as a factor to generate various facade effects with patterns or opacities for the main garden hall of double skin glass facade. The four other buildings of different façade materials are floating on the garden hall. 1st prize project. 
2014 02 10
Competition
Won competition with FaceB - Gymnasium in Calais, France
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  • Won competition with FaceB - Gymnasium in Calais, France

    We just won the competition with the agency FaceB for the gymnasium of Calais. It will replace the covered market. The operation cost is today estimated at 8,4 millions of Euros. The construction should start durning the summer of 2015 and should end at the end of 2016.

2014 01 30
Competition
PRESS ARTICLE / ACIER REVUE D'ARCHITECTURE / CCI DE PICARDIE
2014 01 15
Press/Media
PRESS ARTICLE - PROJECTS IN 2014
  • Le Moniteur n°5746 - 10 janvier 2014
    © Le Moniteur
  • Le Moniteur n°5746 - 10 janvier 2014
    © Le Moniteur
  • Le Moniteur n°5746 - 10 janvier 2014
    © Le Moniteur
  • PRESS ARTICLE - PROJECTS IN 2014

2014 01 10
Press/Media
VIVIANI OFFICES - Finished Project
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  • VIVIANI OFFICES - Finished Project

    Architect: BEAL & BLANCKAERT Architectes 
    Location: Nantes, France
    Missions: Price Optimisation, System&Architectural Optimisation
  • More infos

    Viviani Offices
2014 01 07
Completion
Best Wishes
  • Best Wishes

    Robert-Jan van SANTEN and Gontran DUFOUR, all the Associates and VS-A employees, we want to thank all the people who contributed to make 2013 a year filled with prolific collaborations and encounters. We are ready to make 2014 a year even more prolific, and wish we a Happy New Year! 
2014 01 01
News
PRESS - AEROVILLE
2013 12 30
Press/Media
Project Delivery - Nanterre Extension
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  • Project Delivery - Nanterre Extension

    Architect: Bureau faceB
    Program: Offices 
    Location: Nanterre, France
    Expertises: Glass specifications, Solar protection, Prototypes & tests, Daylight analysis
2013 12 10
Completion
PRESS ARTICLE - ARTICLE ON Robert-Jan van SANTEN
2010 10 01
Press/Media