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Antwerp cathedral’s second tower - TOWER 2.0 by PLANCONTROL

Antwerp cathedral’s second tower – TOWER 2.0 by PLANCONTROL

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• February 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

TOWER 2.0 designed by PLANCONTROL wins the first prize at the “A_TA 2010 Architecture Annual” with the contest solution for Antwerp cathedral’s second tower. Tower 2.0 is therefore very much present on its user’s minds, yet it remaining absent for those who chose not to look at it. Daniel Tellman, PLANCONTROL + Project description by […]

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Shelly | Peter Donders

Shelly | Peter Donders

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• January 17, 2011 • Comments (1)

Shelly is the latest creation designed by Belgian designer Peter Donders, it is an aluminum chair, cast in 1 piece in a 3D printed sand mould. The chair consists of only 1 single surface (shell) with a minimum thickness of 8mm. + Weight:  +/- 12 kg + Dimensions: H : 962 mm x W: 579mm […]

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NOCC Antimatter at Kortrijk INTERIEUR Biennale 2010

NOCC Antimatter at Kortrijk INTERIEUR Biennale 2010

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• October 15, 2010 • Comments (0)

Paris based design studio NOCC is showing Antimatter at the Interior Design Biennale 2010 in the Underground, 15-24 October in Kortrijk, Belgium. Antimatter is a seating system that consists of two stools, one of which also serves as storage. One stool takes its form from the materialization of the negative space beneath the other. Materializing this empty […]

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Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) | Neutelings Riedijk Architects

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• September 5, 2010 • Comments (2)

Dutch architectural practice Neutelings Riedijk Architects designed the Museum Aan de Stroom (MAS) located in between the old docks in the heart of “Het Eilandje”. This old port area is the major urban renewal project in the center of Antwerp and is developing as a vibrant new city district. The MAS is designed as a […]

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The making of C-Bench and C-Stone

The making of C-Bench and C-Stone

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• August 21, 2010 • Comments (0)

In March, we featured Belgian designer Peter Donders‘ Carbon Fiber Stones which are made of a single Carbon-fiber string, it is very light but strong. Thanks to designer Peter Donders for sharing some of the new photo and the making process photos of the C-Bench and C-Stone with us. + All images courtesy Peter Donders

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Carbon Fiber Stones | Peter Donders

Carbon Fiber Stones | Peter Donders

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• March 18, 2010 • Comments (0)

Belgian designer Peter Donders has designed the Limited Edition of Carbon Fiber Stones which are only available for 10 pc maximum per shape. The stone and the bench are made of a single Carbon-fiber string twisted around the base (removable ) shape. They are very light and very strong (+/- 6 kg). + Designer: Peter […]

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Elementary School 'Dender' | Compagnie-O architecten

Elementary School ‘Dender’ | Compagnie-O architecten

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• December 5, 2009 • Comments (0)

Elementary School ‘Dender’ was the winning project by Compagnie-O architecten in 2003, and was recently completed. There are 8 new classes, a polyvalent space, reception and sanitary have been extended to the existing school. + Project description courtesy of Compagnie-O architecten History The existing primary school of Geraardsbergen nests itself in an absurd inner area […]

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House Van Colen | Compagnie-O architecten

House Van Colen | Compagnie-O architecten

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• December 4, 2009 • Comments (0)

Belgium architectural firm Compagnie-O architecten recently has completed the House Van Colen in Wingene, Belgium. The house is beautifully sited in the Flemish countryside with the minimum impact to the existing topography. Due to its condition, the living spaces was organized on the first floor which connected by a bridge from the street, while having […]

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BSBO School | VBM architecten

BSBO School | VBM architecten

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• November 1, 2009 • Comments (0)

VBM architects has designed the BSBO School in Halmaalweg Sint-Truiden, Belgium. The school was built to take care of mentally handicapped and autistic children, this is the good attempt of the randomized openings on the elevation which is the result of the program to stimulate the visual sensitivity of the children. + Project description courtesy […]

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Kortrijk Central Library (Kortrijk LLLibrary)| REX

Kortrijk Central Library (Kortrijk LLLibrary)| REX

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• August 23, 2009 • Comments (0)

Kortrijk Central Library in Belgium is a competition winning project designed by New York-based architecture firm REX. The design combines functions of Library, Life-Long Learning Center and Music Center. The new combination was named the project “LLLibrary”. + Project description courtesy of REX REX and Principal in Charge Joshua Prince-Ramus have been named the winner […]

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