Yoro Park, Japon, 1995 © 1997 Estate of Madeline Gins. Reproduced with permission of the Estate of Madeline Gins.
AZL Architects, maison individuelle, Nansong, Chine, 2018 © Yao Li
Atelier du Pont, Ehpad, Paris XVII, 2015 © Takuji Shimmura
Manuel Núñez Yanowsky, Mapad, Alfortville, 1987 © Marie-Noëlle Bertrand
“How can we ensure that these young-old can grow old-old happily?” Read “Young-old”, AA’s editor-in-chief Emmanuelle Borne’s full editorial for the 434th issue.
18 December 2019
While French people debate on the pension reform, L’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui questions, for its last issue of the year, existing architectural solutions for the elderly and the associated innovations. According to the French statistics agency INSEE, the number of over-85s will reach 5 million by 2060, compared to 1.4 million today. This situation is far from exceptional, with 1 in 5 Europeans ...More about