Project Details

Client: Foundation Luma

Location: Arles, FRANCE

Type: Cultural

Size: 13.000 sqm

Team: Gehry Partners, Myamo, Studios,TESS, Eiffage Métal, Vinci


The LUMA Foundation is a cultural complex of 13.000sqm designed by the architect Frank Gehry, along with Studios Architecture and TESS engineering . The 56m tall building is defined by its 5.000sqm façade, composed of over 11.000 individually positioned metal blocks. The construction was awarded to a consortium between Vinci Construction France, Eiffage Métal and 13 other contractors.