Les Bains des Docks by Jean Nouvel,France

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Les Bains des Docks is an aquatic centre in Le Havre, France, designed by the French architect Jean Nouvel.

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The 5000 square metre complex comprises 12 pools, several leisure pools, a sauna, hammam, spa and a fitness room. The interior is covered in white tiles, the brightly-coloured foam blocks forms the children’s play area.  

“It is a paradox, a building on a harbour scale, inspiring simplicity and robustness, but which betrays its complexity as soon as one penetrates its volumes,” says Nouvel. “One enters a universe of whiteness and depths.”

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Les Bains des Docks inLe Havre, France by Jean Nouvel
Photos by Cl.Guillaume / Via Designboom

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