Interstice(s) in the city - Les Grands Voisins: a daily life in a common place
is an urban planner working for the French cooperative
Plateau Urbain, specialized in temporary occupations of vacant buildings. She has been working for a year
inside Les Grands Voisins, a social project in a former
hospital in the heart of Paris. This 4-year occupation
combines emergency shelters and many activities.
Through this original text presented in Dia a Dia, Agathe
Hamzaoui dissects the manner in which daily use shaped
spaces enable us to rethink the urban fabric.