Archipel

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Countries: Belgium 121-130 / 215

Lecture by means of Architecture

Kunstencentrum nOna, Mechelen

The ‘older’ generation of architects who had to have an infinite admiration for studies of proportion, detail and ‘minimalism’ gives way to a generation that stands firmly on the ground with both feet.

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Centraal Station, Brussel

Brussels is the European city with the richest and especially the most diverse Art Nouveau heritage. Some 500 buildings and facades along the streets and squares illustrate the talents of the great architects from the end of the 19th century, especially Victor Horta.

Lecture Pragmatic materiality

Beursschouwburg, Brussel

Although the start of the office is still freshly etched in everyone’s memory, this young Antwerp architecture office has already a beautiful monograph write down on its curriculum. A new meaning to less obvious materials such as sandbags and gold are assigned on the agenda.

Lecture The Knokke Casino

Cultuurcentrum Scharpoord, Knokke-Heist

An illusionary world that has more eloquence than any three-dimensional reality. The client, visitor or resident gets offered a product with a certain emotional experience.

Lecture by Koen Dekeyser

Kapel Onze-Lieve-Vrouw van Kerselare, Oudenaarde

Lampens claims not to be in love with concrete, but with the possibilities offered by this material. “The constructive gesture that allows you as an architect, after all, is the first step towards beauty.”

Lecture own work

't Leerhuys, Brugge

The office ssa/xx from Ghent from Guy Châtel & Kris Coremans tries to bridge the gap between visual culture and elegant and modest usage.

Lecture own work

't Leerhuys, Brugge

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.

Visit the renovated casino

The design for the renovation of the Kursaal by Storme-Van Ranst reconciles preserving the original architectural qualities with optimal and renewed exploitation.

Lecture own work

't Leerhuys, Brugge

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.

Lecture own work

't Leerhuys, Brugge

The architecture of Gino Debruyne is clear, coherent and logical. His projects are formally very restrained and balanced traced to sharp balanced volumetric compositions.