22 – 26 May 2017 ~ Villefontaine, France

Festival Grains d’Isère 2017

Workshop – Festival Grains d’Isère

The international earth building workshop takes place in the week prior to the Festival Grains d’Isère 2017 in Villefontaine, France. The festival week is an international event focussing on sustainable building in the context of man and the environment.

The workshop on experimental design and building includes both lectures as well as practice-oriented hands-on earth building in the project week at the Grands Ateliérs.

Who is it for?

The project week is open to:

  • Bachelor and Master’s students from building and design programmes at European universities and higher education institutions
  • Craftsmen and women
  • Trainees
  • Interested persions


Grands Ateliérs Villefontaine
Region Rhône-Alp, Nähe Lyon

Dates and Transport

Start: Monday, 22 May 2017, 10:00
End: Friday, 26 May 2017, 17:00
Arrival: Sunday 21 May 2017

Please arrange your own transport to and from the Grands Ateliérs Villefontaine.


Accommodation in the youth hostel (4-bed rooms): 23 € per night
Atelier use: 100 € for 5 days
Lunch in the atelier: 9 € / day


Contact details

Prof. Iris Fäth – info@cobuild.eu
Stephan Jörchel – dvl@dachverband-lehm.de