Is presented 472 projects of which the jury selected 9 for a second phase. Finally, in Marchof 1983 by not reach consensus for any works the jury decided reward to design byTschumi who obtained the most votes.Of
the original elements constituting the place were maintained the “Grande Halle” andthe channel de L’ourrcq.
The winner project based his proposal in the creation of a largeurban area that despites the changes suffered from the awards to the final draftmaintained the essence of his conception.
The architecture of the park is considered by its author as “architecture of signifier morethan the significance”. The result of the project is product of simultaneous design
processes from analysis and decomposition of the program in a series of fragments andits reorganization around autonomous systems and the definition of movement of thesite. From these operations are defined the three systems that structure:
An objects system represented by points
A movement system represented by lines
A spaces system represented by surfaces