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List of Jean Nouvel buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Jean Nouvel architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Jean Nouvel buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

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Arab World Institute is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Jean Nouvel Architecture
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The Arab World Institute is an organization founded in Paris in 1980 by 18 Arab countries with France to research and disseminate information about the Arab world and its cultural and spiritual values. The Institute also promotes cooperation and exchanges between France and the Arab nations, particularly in the areas of science and technology, contributing to the understanding between the Arab world and Europe. Libya joined the institute in 1984. ...more

City/Town: Paris, France

Opened: Jan 01 1987

Created By: Jean Nouvel

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Culture and Convention Center,... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Jean Nouvel Architecture
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Culture and Convention Center, Lucerne

The Culture and Congress Centre in Lucerne is a multi-functional building with a concert hall that is esteemed for its high-profile acoustics. It was built according to the plans of the architect Jean Nouvel and was inaugurated in 1998 with a concert by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Claudio Abbado. ...more

City/Town: Lucerne, Switzerland

Created By: Jean Nouvel

Dentsu Building is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Jean Nouvel Architecture
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The Densu Building or Dentsu Headquarters Building is a high-rise building in the Shiodome area of Minato, Tokyo, Japan. The building houses the corporate offices of Dentsu. 48 floors rise to 213.34 m, it is the eleventh-tallest building in Tokyo and second-tallest in Shiodome. It was designed by French architect Jean Nouvel and completed in 2002. It was built over the site of Tokyo's first train station, and sits aside the Hamarikyu Gardens, formerly the site of a Shogun's vacation home. The Dentsu building is an example of contemporary architecture, featuring collectors on the roof to utilize rainwater for its plumbing system, as well as ceramic dots on the windows which, in concert with ...more

City/Town: Tokyo, Japan

Opened: Jan 01 2002

Structural Height (m): 210.09

Floors: 48

Architect: Jean Nouvel, Jon Jerde

Created By: Jean Nouvel, Jon Jerde

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Musée du quai Branly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Jean Nouvel Architecture
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The Musée du quai Branly, in Paris, France, features the indigenous art and cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas. The museum collection has 450,000 objects, of which 3,500 are on display at any given time, in both permanent and temporary thematic exhibits. A selection of objects from the museum is also displayed in the Pavillon des Sessions of the Louvre Museum. The Museum du quai Branly opened in 2006, and is the newest of the major museums in Paris. It received 1.3 million visitors in 2013. It is jointly administered by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication and the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, and serves as both a museum and a center for research. ...more

City/Town: Paris, France

Opened: Jun 23 2006

Created By: Jean Nouvel

Style: Contemporary architecture

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