The study in the domain of extension has opened up new and sensitive visions of the notion of enlargement.
The extension is an action. As a change agent, it has the power to modify between use, alternative and optimization.
Working on perceptions through sensitive elements allows the designer to give new dimensions to the space. This is the metaphorical extension.
Derived from uses, the extension can also modify without destroying, without having a strong impact, respecting without imposing.
« With you, with me, with us », question a suitable type of place: transitional spaces. These spaces present in all types of housing have no function other than to circulate, yet the inhabitants occupy these places.
A precise knowledge of the habits of the inhabitants makes their daily lives easier. The project proposes a real support in the uses, from the old lodge dedicated to the community to each level, invested physically or temporally.
It is no longer the surface area that defines the value, it is the availability of the whole.