In this writing, Bernard Quirot carries a reflection on his theoretical foundations and evokes, through his architectural journey, a critical vision of the increasing complexity of the world.
Bernard Quirot is an architect. He is an architect with his whole body. Bernard Quirot reminds us that architecture commits us entirely. This commitment obliges us, towards our own culture and tradition, to take a position on the role of the architect in our society and on the conditions of his practice.
French architect Bernard Quirot graduated from UP8 in 1986. He was a resident of Villa Médicis in 1988-1989 an he studies the invariants topics of Architecture. In 2008 his agency moved to Pesmes, a small village in Franche-Comté. In 2015 he received the Award Equerre d'Argent for the Vézelay Health Center and in 2018 he is nominated for the Grand Prix National d'Architecture.