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Tags: Bruges 21-25 / 25

Visit citywalk with Patrick Arnou

wijk Kristus-Koning, Brugge

Bruges is not necessarily known as a city with a valuable interwar-architecture … Wrong. The district Kristus-Koning includes a remarkable collection of interesting contributions to the ‘Silent’ Modernism.

Lecture recent work in Bruges, Leuven & Hasselt

't Leerhuys, Brugge

The three case studies are dealing with creative restorations in which the designers were commissioned to restore a monument and at the same time to give a new function for which it has never served.

Miscellaneous a city walk

Brugse binnenstad, Brugge

We look forward to an architecture without exclusives, without formalism, without complacency and uninhibitly approaches the existing without seeing ‘the ancient as a past and the new not as a promise’.

Debate with Sieg Vlaeminck, Jean Vandenbilcke, Bob Vanhaeverbeke, Axel Ghyssaert, Philip Cardinael & Wim Supply

't Leerhuys, Brugge

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.

Debate with Wim Kennes, Sieg Vlaeminck, Piet Swimberghe, Bob Van Haeverbeke, Charles Vermeersch, Denis Van Impe & Dirk De Meyer

't Leerhuys, Brugge

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.