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1997 : Hamonic+Masson practice created
1999 : Winners of the Grand prix Rénov « Vivre c’est habiter »
2001/2002 : Winners of the Nouveaux Albums des Jeunes Architectes
2003 : Nominated for the Mies van der Rohe prize
2008 : Founding members of the “French Touch” association
2012 : The agency receives the AMO Spécial Saint-Gobain prize for the Villiot Rapée (Paris Habitat) operation
2013 : Gaëlle HAMONIC selected amongst successful international female architects read the article
2015 : Hamonic+Masson & Associés complete the first residential high rise of 50m to be built in Paris since the 1970s.

Hamonic+Masson & Associés is Gaëlle Hamonic, Jean-Christophe Masson and, since 2014, Marie-Agnès de Bailliencourt. The practice was founded in 1997, was nominated for the Mies van der Rohe prize in 2001, and in 2002 was awarded the Nouveaux Albums de la Jeune Architecture (NAJA) by the French Minister of Culture and Communication.

The firm became recognised by the general public in 2003 by designing the Maison Métal in Paris’ Parc de la Villette. It was an event that placed Hamonic+Masson at the crossroads of art and architecture, a flexible place that creates adventure. The office has since staged events such as co-curating the French Pavilion at the 2008 Venice Biennial, and has opened a series of exhibitions at venues such as the Cité de l’architecture & du patrimoine. Hamonic+Masson & Associés regularly participate in international conferences and lectures. Their work has been the subject of many publications and has featured in numerous exhibitions in France and internationally. Their projects have also been nominated for several prizes and awards in France and elsewhere. In 2012, the office received the “prix spécial AMO Saint-Gobain” for the construction of 62 social housing apartments on rue Villiot in Paris’ 12th arrondissement.

The practice intervenes in all sectors including housing, public facilities, retail, offices, infrastructure and urban design in France and internationally. It is presently participating in the debate on height that has become controversial throughout France. In 2015 the practice completed Paris’ first housing project measuring 50m since the 1970s, in the city’s Masséna district. Projects in the framework of the Grand Paris are also currently being undertaken, notably the proposition for the Avenue Foch, which became one of the major projects backed by the Paris City Hall during Anne Hidalgo’s 2014 campaign for the Mayor of Paris.



Partners
Gaëlle Hamonic
Jean-Christophe Masson
Mairie-Agnès de Bailliencourt

Assistant
Virginie Cenciai

Architects
Tarik Abd El Gaber, Kiara Asllani, Ghiles Belkessam, Camille Bobenrieth, Clément Bonnérat, Bastien Capon, Lisa Cépisul, Romain David, Camille Desplanques, Yves Micault, Cesar Silva Urdaneta, Victoria Sosolic, Pauline Wolff.

Communication and development
Rosie Gillard


Former team members...

Pauline Albizzati, Clément Arnoux, Paul Ben Chemhoun, Julie Bourgeois, Yanis Bousbaine, Cédric Bregot, Sabine Bricard, Bertrand Cargill, Anne-Laure Chantepie, Chiara Cappi, Marta Colon, Paula Gimeno Martínez, Linda Cura-Gounissi, Anne-Claire de Liocourt, Florence Daem, Benjamin Exbrayat, Sandra Ferminan, Karine Floret, Bertrand Folmar, Olivier Garcé, Jennifer Gauthier, Julien Gouiric, Arnaud Grenié, Gladys Griffault, Amaury Haumont, Tina Hausdörfer, Kristina Ioveva, Timothée Kazmierczak, Clarisse Krause, Camille Laufer, Marco Lavit, Matteo Malatesta, Nicola Mameli, Hélène-Sophie Martin, Lenny Martinez, Isotta Meoni, Paul Morini, Mélanie Onillon, Pauline Plégat, Sandie Poriel, Martin Portier, Aurélie Preud’Homme, Renata Raimondi, Hugues Rebay, Thomas Richou, Gaëtan Riou, Artémy Sanson, Jorge Santa Cruz, Violette Sirot, Boriana Tchonkova, Katharina Thielmann, Alick Tsay, Enrique Ucha, Florence Vesval, Hélène-Sophie Vlachos, Christian Weller, Charles Yervant, Carlotta Zapata.