LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 05.09.2019

Delivery of Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Visitor Center. [see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 04.02.2019

Aerial view of construction site. [see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 02.20.2019

Glulam beam roof structure being put in place at the Merville Barttery Visitor Center. [see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 01.29.2019

The first concrete walls are being poured: the visitor center is emerging.
[see project]

UTAH BEACH D-DAY MUSEUM | 01.15.2019

Grading underway for the new terrace in front of the Utah Beach D-Day Museum.

MERVILLE BATTERY | 01.04.2019

Coordination meeting with Zanello Construction to finalize concrete details at the Merville Battery Visitor Center.
[see project]

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 12.20.2018

Foundations underway for site works at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Visitor Center. [see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 12.14.2018

Site installation underway at the Merville Battery Visitor Center.
[see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 12.07.2018

Construction site opens for the Merville Battery Visitor Center, with inauguration set for June 6, 2019 to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
[see project]

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 12.05.2018

Roof slab poured at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Visitor Center. [see project]

CALAIS DRAGON | 10.03.2018

The Dragon of Calais takes shape in the workshops of the Compagnie la Machine in Nantes. [see project]

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 10.02.2018

Foundation work at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial. [see project]

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 09.20.2018

Excavation underway for the new visitor center at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial in the Parc de Saint Cloud outside of Paris.
[see project]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 06.26.2018

Bid released for the construction of the new Merville Battery Visitor Center; start of construction scheduled for September 2018.
[see project]

CALAIS DRAGON | 04.27.2018

Site visit to the "Compagnie des Machines" workshop in Nantes (photo of the development model for the Calais Dragon at 1/10 scale).
[see project]

CALAIS DRAGON | 04.06.2018

The city of Calais has selected the team of Nicolas Kelemen Architecture to design the multi-purpose visitor center on the site of the Mechanical Dragon (created by François Delarozière and the "compagnie La Machine"). The project also includes the renovation of the Risban Fort, listed as a national historic landmark. Delivery of phase 1 (Risban Fort) in September 2019 and phase 2 (Dragon Exhibit Hall) in November 2020.

COMICE | 02.06.2018

Comice and chef Noam Gedalof earn their first Michelin.star.

COMICE | 12.20.2017

Le Figaro names "Comice" one of the 20 best restaurants in Paris of 2017.
[read the article]

MERVILLE BATTERY | 10.09.2017

Nicolas Kelemen Architecture wins the Merville Battery Visitor Center competition.
[see project]

COMICE | 09.15.2017

Taking care of finishing touches before chef Noam Gedalof's new restaurant Comice opens on September 19.
[see project]

JEAN MERMOZ | 06.23.2017

Decorative slate and COR-TEN basins installed on the roof terrace.

COMICE | 06.08.2017

Construction begins on chef Noam Gedalof's new restaurant, located in Paris' 16th arrondissement. Opening planned for September 2017.

SEGURET | 05.30.2017

Permit submitted for the extension of the Domaine de Mourchon winery.

ABMC HEADQUARTERS | 05.17.2017

Start of construction for the renovation and fit-out of the ABMC's new 19,400 sq ft headquarters on the rue Monceau in Paris.

JEAN MERMOZ | 05.05.2017

Delivery of built-in casework.

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 07.04.2017

The Client has requested that we propose an alternate feasibility study with an expanded footprint for the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial. [see project]

UTAH BEACH | 02.04.2017

The new website for the Utah Beach Association is online. [visit the site]

ABMC HEADQUARTERS | 27.01.2017

Concept proposal for graphic treatment of glass walls in corridors of the new ABMC headquarters in Paris.

BARBETTE | 23.01.2017

Installation of skylight and finishes underway in the renovation of a 1,185 sq ft apartment in the Maris district of Paris. Delivery scheduled for February 10.

FLEURY MEROGIS | 01.11.2017

Feasibility study for the creation of the new Greater Paris Security Training Center.

OMAHA BEACH | 11.22.2016

Feasibility study to expand existing exterior visitor facilities.

ABMC HEADQUARTERS | 11.16.2016

Studies underway for the renovation and fit-out of the ABMC's new 19,400 sq ft headquarters in Paris.

LOOS | 09.07.2016

Schematic masterplan for the historic site of the Loos Abbey and penitentiary near Lille (2.9 million sq. ft. site).

FLANDERS FIELD | 09.06.2016

Progress on building envelope at Flanders Field Interpretive Center.
[see project]

UTAH BEACH | 07.05.2016

Publication of the new museum catalogue with Overflow Communications.
[browse the document]

UTAH BEACH | 06.04.2016

Inauguration of the temporary exhibit "Ces hommes-là" featuring portraits of veterans by photographer Adeline Keil.

FLANDERS FIELD | 04.26.2016

Start of construction at the Flanders Field American Cemetery Interpretiove Center.
[see project]

LAFAYETTE ESCADRILLE | 02.11.2016

Our office has been selected to design the new visitor building for the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial in the Parc de Saint Cloud outside of Paris.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 12.01.2015

The Centre Technique Industriel de la Construction Métallique (CTICM) publishes its cover story on the new Second World War Exhibit Hall at the Paris Air and Space Museum. [read the article]

MEUSE ARGONNE | 10.12.2015

Demolition exposes existing roof structure which will become ceiling of "Campaign Gallery" of the Meuse Argonne American Cemetery Interpretive Center.
[see project]

MEUSE ARGONNE | 09.18.2015

Demolition begins on the Meuse Argonne American Cemetery Interpretiove Center.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 06.15.2015

The new Second World War Exhibit Hall at the Paris Air and Space Museum takes its place at the heart of the Paris Air Show.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 06.11.2015

Inauguration of the new Second World War Exhibit Hall at the Paris Air and Space Museum.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 06.11.2015

Inauguration of the new Second World War Exhibit Hall at the Paris Air and Space Museum.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 05.26.2015

The Museum's collection of WWII planes take their place in the exhibit hall.
[see project]

UTAH BEACH | 05.11.2015

Concept design for the immersive flight simulator to be installed behind the hangar that will tell the D-Day story of the B26 "Marauders."

HOTEL FRANCE ALBION | 05.07.2015

Site visit to review finishes at the France Albion Hotel; delivery is scheduled for the end of May.

LE BOURGET | 04.21.2015

Steel framing of new World War Two Wing completed.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 04.07.2015

On-site assembly of the first of the hangar's eight spans.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 03.05.2015

Assembly in the structural steel contractor's shop of one of the hangar's eight 39 meter long spans.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 02.03.2015

Groundbreaking for foundations of the new Second World War Wing at the Paris Air and Space Museum.
[see project]

HOTEL FRANCE ALBION | 19.01.2015

Construction underway on the Hotel France Albion; delivery planned for the month of May.

FLANDERS FIELD | 01.15.2015

Schematic design submitted for the renovation and extension of the Flanders Field American Cemetery Visitor Center at Waregem in Belgium.

LE BOURGET | 12.16.2014

Coordination meetings and shop drawings underway with VIRY, structural steel contractor for the new Second World War Wing. [see project]

DUGNY | 11.14.2014

Building permit submitted for the maintenance hangar to be erected for the Paris Air and Space Museum's restoration team.

MEUSE ARGONNE | 10.28.2014

Building permit approved by planning authorities for the renovation and extension of the Meuse Argonne American Cemetery Visitor Center.
[see project]

LE BOURGET | 09.26.2014

Removal of existing structure begins to make way for the new Second World War Wing. [see project]

HOTEL FRANCE ALBION | 08.09.2014

Release of separate trade bid package for the renovation of the lobby and ground floor of the Hotel France Albion in the 9th arrondissement of Paris. Construction is scheduled to begin in November of 2014.

LE BOURGET | 07.18.2014

Release of separate trade bid package to pre-selected contractors for the new Second World War Wing. Construction contracts will be signed by mid-September, with the objective of delivering the 18,654 sq. ft. wing in May 2015 for the commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of the end of the war in Europe.
[see project]

MEUSE ARGONNE | 06.28.2014

Building permit submitted for the renovation and extension of the Meuse Argonne American Cemetery Visitor Center. Bids for the project are scheduled to be released this fall, and construction contracts will be signed before the end of the year.
[see project]

POINTE DU HOC | 06.05.2014

Official inauguration of the new Pointe du Hoc Visitor Center during the international ceremonies marking the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings.
[see project]

THE GUARDIANS OF MEMORY | 05.27.2014

Organized around the 70th anniversary of Operation Overlord, this exhibit produced together with writer Guy-Pierre Chomette and photographer Valerio Vincenzo pays homage to the town of Sainte Marie du Mont and its ongoing commitment to preserving the memory of the Allied landings at Utah Beach.
[see project]

FLANDERS FIELD | 05.05.2014

Nicolas Kelemen Architecture has been selected by the American government to design the renovation and extension of the Flanders Field American Cemetery Visitor Center at Waregem in Belgium.

LE BOURGET | 04.24.2014

Schematic design submitted for the new wing dedicated to the Second World War at the Paris Le Bourget Air and Space Museum.
[see project]

TAI PING ISTANBUL | 04.14.2014

Schematic design for the new showroom submitted.

TAI PING NEW YORK | 10.02.2014

Schematic design finished for the new Union Square showroom.