M. Nicolas Tixier

Organisation
National School of Architecture of Grenoble

Occupation
Architect/Professor


Country
France


M. Nicolas Tixier

Nicolas Tixier is an architect who holds a PhD and teaches at the National Superior School of Architecture in Grenoble(ENSAG) and at the Annecy School of Art (ESAAA) in France. He is also a researcher at the Research Center of Sound Space and Urban Environment (CRESSON - UMR CNRS/MCC n°1563) where his work concerns architectural and urban ambiances. In addition, he is a member of Bazar Urbain, a multidisciplinary collective which received an award from the French government in 2007 ("Palmarès des Jeunes Urbanistes"). From 2003 to 2010, he was in charge of the research program at the Bureau of Architectural, Urban, and Landscape Research of the French Ministry of Culture and Communication. He is currently examining the concept of urban transect. Since 2009, he's the president of the Grenoble Cinematheque.
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Nicolas Tixier est architecte et docteur en sciences pour l’ingénieur. Enseignant à l'Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture de Grenoble et à l'Ecole Supérieure d'Art de l'Agglomération d'Annecy, chercheur au laboratoire Cresson (UMR CNRS n°1563), ses travaux concernent principalement les ambiances architecturales et urbaines. Il mène parallèlement une activité de projet au sein du collectif BazarUrbain (lauréat du palmarès des jeunes urbanistes 2007). De 2003 à 2010, il a été chargé de mission scientifique au Bureau de la recherche architecturale, urbaine et paysagère au Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication. Depuis 2009, il est président de la Cinémathèque de Grenoble.


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