Tag: arquitectura belga

Bureau Optifisk NV in Herentals | RDVA. Rik De Vooght Architecten
30-01-2019 No Comments

Bureau Optifisk NV in Herentals | RDVA. Rik De Vooght Architecten

The relation between the built environment and the person is a dialogue where both take part. The architecture, through space, light, colour, materialness, temperature, etc., produces a series of physical and emotional sensations that the person perceives. At the same time, the movements and behaviours of the person, or the use of space and its comprehension, basically, how we understand […]

Fintro Bank Extension in Herentals | RDVA. Rik De Vooght Architecten
23-01-2019 No Comments

Fintro Bank Extension in Herentals | RDVA. Rik De Vooght Architecten

Using efficiently the ground is a main necessity in the structure of the cities form the 21st century. Cities today require an intelligent densification and sensitive to the movement and human activities; an exercise of design where the distribution of space uses and the voids that act like lungs, meeting or transition points, establish a scale ratio that optimises services […]

Brutselas #02 | eiza
21-07-2015 No Comments

Brutselas #02 | eiza

As an architect, and “adopted” Bruxellois for two years, I will try to tell you from my point of view, and through my “arquicomics” what this city is like. To this end, I propose to start this “presentation” of Brussels by its most characteristic element: the “maison bruxelloise”, a house typology apparently simple but which has consequences for the urban […]

Brutselas #01 | eiza
19-05-2015 2 Comments

Brutselas #01 | eiza

We have all heard of Brussels and, however, we do not have a clear picture of this city: halfway between the capital of the European institutions and the base of operations for sightseeing tours (Bruges, Ghent, Antwerp …) Brussels has far more to offer for those who live there and have the opportunity to get to know it every day. […]

New Generations 2014: Futurology
24-10-2014 No Comments

New Generations 2014: Futurology

The New GenerationsFestival 2014: Futurology, will take place in Florence (Palazzina Reale, Holy Maria Novella – Piazza Stazione forms a corner with route Valfonda) on the 28th, November 29 and 30, 2014. This time organized by ‘ Cultural New Generations Association ‘ together with the Architects’ Order of Florencia and the Architects’ Foundation of Florencia, they will contribute the results […]

After Saarinen's fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho
19-05-2014 No Comments

After Saarinen’s fingerprints | Michael Ángel Díaz Camacho

Eero Saarinen dedicated a very small part of his career to the topic of the housing, in fact, only he constructed two. In words of one of the most important experts of his work, Antonio Roman Asensio: “the design of the one-family house simply was not fitting with the exercise of the profession as it Saarinen understood”1. In spite of […]

“A possible architecture”. Anne Holtrop
29-04-2013 No Comments

“A possible architecture”. Anne Holtrop

The Dutch architect Anne Holtrop informs guest in the FORUMS ESARQ 2013 with the qualified conference “A possible architecture”, in the one that will show an intuitive and imaginative architecture, which result lends to diverse interpretations on the part of the observer. A possible architecture. Anne Holtrop departs from forms or materials that often are foreign to the logic of […]

2G N.63 OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen
23-01-2013 No Comments

2G N.63 OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen

Of a few years to this part the Belgian architecture is consolidated as one of the most interesting of the European production. After studies more consolidated as Robrecht in Daem (2G N.55), Xaveer De Geyter or Stéphane Beel, is appearing a new generation of architects of extreme quality, since De Vylder Vick Taillieu or own OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen. […]

The Cité Moderne (1922-1925)
27-11-2012 No Comments

The Cité Moderne (1922-1925)

Group of houses located in the city garden Berchem Sainte Agathe in Koekelberg’s district of Brussels, which shows the direct influence of the Dutch modernists. Constructed between 1922 and 1925 for the Cooperative Company of social housing, I Mentioned Moderne it includes 275 units, each one is orientated towards the Sun, to receive the majority of the daylight and possesses […]

Juliaan Lampens
05-03-2012 One Comment

Juliaan Lampens

Juliaan Lampens is one of the Belgian architects most forgotten all the times, it nevertheless was one of the pioneers in the modern Belgian architecture. Lampens worked almost exclusively with the concrete, wood and glass. Formally, his houses were designed to exhibit an interior and exterior harmony with his environment and the nature. His architecture goes beyond designs for the […]

2G N.55 Robbrecht en Daem
30-12-2010 35 Comments

2G N.55 Robbrecht en Daem

Paul Robbrecht and Hilde Daem carry developing his activity like architects from 1975 in the Belgian city of Gante. His work moves  between the local constructive tradition Flemish and a cosmopolitism purchased to root, especially, of his collaborations with international artists in spaces expositivos and museísticos. The 35 years of his career are sufficient to show a mature work, very […]