dessin topique-ciel

A sky mirror

Dedicated to strolling and contemplation, the establishment of public gardens in the 19th century emphasized the introduction of domesticated nature in the heart of the city. These places, now integral parts of the urban area, were designed in a functionalist way. They are green enclaves. In contrast, the urban break can support the mobility of citizens thanks to autonomous and movable devices.


Topique-sky is a local rainwater micro-network dedicated to contemplation. It consists of a rainwater harvester, a pipe and a black reflector. The latter reflects the sky thanks to rainwater, its surface appearance by some hydrophobic areas draw views of the sky to contemplate.


Team : Claire Aubadie-Ladrix, Ying Xu et Pan Deng.



Photo credits : (photo 1) Quentin Lefèvre.


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