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Countries: Belgium 61-70 / 210

Lecture structural studies

Vierwindentuin, Sint-Jans-Molenbeek

UTIL specializes in thinking, conceiving and designing structural solutions that support the architectural concept of other architects and strengthen. They collaborate with agencies such as Office Kersten Geers David Van Severen, Atelier Kempe Thill, B-architecten, Robbrecht & Daem, studio Vens Vanbelle, URA, …

Lecture Love and architecture | love of architecture

OC De Leege Platse, Beselare

In Ghent we Alexander Dierendonck (1971) and Isabelle Blancke (1973) as husband and wife as well as partners to work on a fascinating architectural story. We let them have their say in one of their recent projects.

Lecture So far.

Auditorium Jozef Plateaustraat, Gent

Their young oeuvre example of craftsmanship and maximum spatial impact. In their renovations and custom furniture they combine tactility, experiment and surprising use of color.

Lecture Engagement, research and intuition

CC De Torenzaal, Lokeren

A thorough commitment, research and intuition lead these architects in their search for new forms of housing and spatial strategies with a no-nonsense passion for sustainability, ecology and ethics. Their projects, houses, apartment blocks as urban planning already received several awards.

Visit Visit of the exhibition

FOYER CC DE GROTE POST, Oostende

Visiting the exhibition “Young architecture at the sea”

Exhibition Maritime museum according to architecture students /02/2014

FOYER CC DE GROTE POST, Oostende

In the workshops of Marc Felix, Filip Buysse and Dirk Coopman in Ghent and Marc Macken in Brussels, students have been working on a maritime museum in Ostend. A selection of designs from these four workshops is as mental exercise for the site ‘Station Peninsula – Churchill Kaai “as an exhibition presented to the general public.

Miscellaneous Toyo Ito NTB

Brugge

In Memoriam
This week a fine article was published by Domus, written by Matthias Van Rossen about the impotence to unite contemporary architecture and Bruges.

Miscellaneous Flourishing landscapes in South-West Flanders

Zuid-West Vlaanderen,

South-West Flanders is on the move. Numerous quality projects graft themselves in an increasingly urbanized landscape. We visitthe sometimes forgoten Flanders Fields where the ‘new challenges for the landscape often have a different meaning.

Exhibition Le Corbusier/Chandigarh : : Kortrijk/Eurometropole /2013

Budafabriek, Kortrijk

This exhibition shows the background story and the evolution of the modernist city of Chandigarh, exposes the real life in modernity through beautiful pictures, and let the Archipel travellers talk about their experiences and visions.

Miscellaneous Toyo Ito NTB

Brugge

Under pressure from the Bruges public opinion, and after patiently political lobbying, the pavilion of Toyo Ito was downgraded, against the advice of the Heritage administration.