The major axis is a monumental work located in Cergy, in the department of Val d’Oise in France . It is part of a loop of the Oise , in the center of the new town of Cergy-Pontoise . The work is designed by Israeli sculptor Dani Karavanfrom 1980, its first elements appearing during the 1980s. tThe Axis is made up of twelve stations over a length of 3.2 kilometers, including a leaning […]

Cergy-Pontoise University (French: Université de Cergy-Pontoise) was a French university, in the Academy of Versailles. Cergy-Pontoise University is a public university and a leading centre of teaching and research, which welcomes 18,000 students and 1,500 international students interested in studying abroad. The university is located in the west of Paris (30 km from central Paris), in the Val-d’Oise department. The university also managed the Institut d’études […]

Cergy is a commune in the northwestern suburbs of Paris, France. It is located 27.8 km (17.3 mi) from the centre of Paris, in the “new town” of Cergy-Pontoise, created in the 1960s, of which it is the central and most populated commune. Although neighbouring Pontoise is the official préfecture (capital) of the Val-d’Oise département, the préfecture building and administration, as well as the department council (conseil général), are […]