The first Apple Store stores, characterized by impressive glass structures, were designed by Eight Inc .. And now, the company wants to reconstruct Paris Notre Dame Cathedral with glass roof and bell tower system. . The construction of the building after completion can make many people feel overwhelmed.
The French Senate passed a bill requiring the Notre Dame Cathedral to be rebuilt in its original state. A design competition was organized to find the direction to deploy the recovery process in the most efficient way. French President Emmanuel Macron shared that he welcomed creative solutions.
With glass roof, Eight Inc. think it will need fewer frames. In addition, the company also committed to respect the initial scale and structure of the entire project. "The solution we offer is intended to honor this historic work, not to show anything.", Tim Kobe, founder and CEO of Eight Inc. declare.
So far, the project to restore Notre Dame Cathedral after the fire on April 15 has raised more than 1 billion EUR, mainly from the French billionaires. Apple promised to donate to the project but did not disclose the amount. And maybe in the free time because of leaving work at Apple and Apple Park, Jony Ive will also contribute to the restoration of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.