Ramped staircase around the nave of Evry Cathedral of the Resurrection, or Cathedrale de la Resurrection d'Evry, designed by Mario Botta and built 1992-95, Evry, Essonne, France. The nave is housed within a cylindrical concrete tower, lined with handmade red bricks. Light floods in from the glass around the top of the walls, and the floor is in black granite. The cathedral was opened in 1995, and consecrated and dedicated to St Corbinian in 1996. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Ramped staircase around the nave of Evry Cathedral of the Resurrection, or Cathedrale de la Resurrection d'Evry, designed by Mario Botta and built 1992-95, Evry, Essonne, France. The nave is housed within a cylindrical concrete tower, lined with handmade red bricks. Light floods in from the glass around the top of the walls, and the floor is in black granite. The cathedral was opened in 1995, and consecrated and dedicated to St Corbinian in 1996. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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