Laying of the first foundation stone of the Humanist Library of Sélestat.
Flagship project of the city of Sélestat, the humanist library is at the heart of a vast project
that will both ensure the conservation of the outstanding heritage it is housing, the personal library of the genius Beatus Rhenanus registered at the world memory by UNESCO, but also to welcome the public to ensure the transmission of this universal heritage to future generations. The architectural project, designed by Rudy Ricciotti, will strengthen the roots of this precious legacy equipment into the setting of the streets and squares of the city center of Sélestat. The architectural quality of the extension, dressed in pink sandstone and marked by a series of pillars playing on the effects of transparency and light is a fine balance between heritage and modernity. See you in 2018 for the inauguration …