A piece of nature
fits in the supermarket, as this one integrates the landscape. Its
fourth façade provides direct natural light. The others façades are made of translucent glass
from outside to inside and completely transparent one from inside to
outside. During the last ten years, this familial company asked to several architects to draw its supermarkets.
client MPREIS WarenvertriebsGesmbH, Voels, Austria architect Dominique Perrault Architecte, Paris partner Rolf Reichert - RPM, Munich engineers Perrault Projets, Paris; Guy Morisseau, Paris (architectural engineering); Alfred Brunnsteiner, Natters (structure); Tivoliplan, Innsbruck(setting up); HG engineering, Innsbruck (lights) location Salzburgerstraße, Wattens, Tyrol, Austria site surface 5 230 m² floor area 1 790 m² built volume 7 362 m3 start of studies November 1999 start of construction August 2000 duration 4 mois
program • construction of a supermarket, a coffee, a florist and an underground car park for MPreis.