The office ssa/xx from Ghent from Guy Châtel & Kris Coremans tries to bridge the gap between visual culture and elegant and modest usage.
Pascal François composes. He moves with planes and volumes, reduces then until the essence of material and space remains. Each project is an investigation into the use of the entire spectrum of architectural resources.
The design for the renovation of the Kursaal by Storme-Van Ranst reconciles preserving the original architectural qualities with optimal and renewed exploitation.
The architectural appearance is usually close to the original recorded content and looks abstract. It’s this border that attracts architects Govaert & Vanhoutte and which they want to apply in their work.
The architecture of Gino Debruyne is clear, coherent and logical. His projects are formally very restrained and balanced traced to sharp balanced volumetric compositions.
Out of concern for quality and an improved approach for sustainable and future-oriented building, 4 words are forming the base: dream, execution, numbers and team.
The goal is for each job to achieve a smart project, both on urbanistic and architectural level, on functional and structural level, and this in the given timeframe and budget.
We visit the university library in Heverlee by Rafael Moneo, STUK by Neutelings, the former school by Vandevelde, the station roof by Philip Samyn, de Lijn by Sola Morales and the provincial house by Gonzales-Byrne.
The newly opened Musée des Arts Contemporain in Le Grand Hornu was the occasion to invite architect Pierre Hebbelinck. The merging of old and new, bright and generous spaces of the museum, the meticulous detailing make this museum an unusual experience.
The work is a search for the meaning of an architectural culture in which both the autonomy of the architecture as the servitude are in balance.
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