A serene discussion on architectural and planning principles in a complex issue as this as large-scale project and on the unique urban location of the prison complex.
The ERC project in Waterschei was an invited competition to architects Ungers (DE), Sarfati (FR), EGM (NL), Cooper Campagnon (NL), Group Planning (BE) and Atelier d’Architecture de Sart Tilman (BE). The latter group led by C. Strebelle came out as the winner.
Jan Tanghe replies on questions from Sieg Vlaeminck, Werner De Simpelaere and Raf De Saeger.
Last year we visited two surprising and notable works of Delmulle (Fourneau in Waregem, and his own house). He explains his vision of architecture and his philosophy about living: his own-sensible ideas.
Research on the urban development of High Kortrijk: presentation of the competition by 4 project proposals.
A representative picture of modern architecture in Kortrijk is the intent of the exhibition “‘t Kanaal” and the architecture trail with minivans in the region.
Building a house in an old city is more than constructing a house: the history, tangible presence in the vicinity, weighs on the concept and “gestallt”.
The restoration of the historic Pope’s College in 1968, the Faculty Library of Theology in 1971 and the new building for the Aula Pieter De Somer in 1985. Three examples of an intelligent approach to architecture in a historic fabric with a level of quality that we meet enough in Flanders.
In Bruges many years there is debate about building in the historic center. Almost every inhabitant feels involved in what is happening to his city. This may be beautiful, but it sometimes is too emotional, too simplistic and too subjective.
The Horta Buildings Hotel Solvay, Hotel van Eetvelde and the magazins Waucquez are recently renovated. Hence a onedaytrip to these architectural gems.
- Czech Republic
- Korea, Republic of
- Russian Federation
- United Kingdom
- United States