08/11/2018 - 24/02/2019
BAUKUNST & MSA/V+: Exhibition Mies van der Rohe Award 2017 - LeuvenThe EU Mies Award 2017 exhibition is travelling across Europe. After being in Barcelona, Brussels, Heerlen, Warsaw, Bratislava and Vienna, it reaches a new venue on its itinerancy in Leuven at the M Museum.
Videos, images and models of theWinning project, DeFlat Kleiburg in Amsterdam, by NL architects and XVW Architectuur and the Emerging Architect Winner, the Navez Social Housing Complex in Schaerbeek, designed by the French-speaking Belgian architects from MSA, in temporary association with V+, as part of the redevelopment contract (“Contrat de quartier”) for the Navez-Portaels district in Brussels. The structural engineering study of the project has been realizedby Ney & Partners.
The finalists Kannikegården, Ely Court, The Rivesaltes Memorial Museum, Katyn Museumand and the 40 shortlisted are also presented. Among them, the ADEPS Sports Centre, Multipurpose Infrastructure, in Spa, designed by Baukunst.
The two prize winners will be attending and proudly present their winning projects to the public. Architectural journalist and critic Koen Van Synghel brings the Dutch and Belgian architects of the winning firms together on stage to reflect on the theme present in both of their winning works: "collective housing". It will take place on November 8th at 8PM at M Museum - Forum - Leuven.