Publications

Publications
Pages: 344
Language: EN


Under the supervision of
Shumi Bose and Mark Isitt

Publisher
FRAME Publishers

Built Unbuilt

Built Unbuilt revisits 16 years of Julien De Smedt's work from the inception of the architectural practice PLOT with Bjarke Ingels in 2001 to the work of JDSA and the founding of the design studio Makers With Agendas with William Ravn in 2013.

The Built section of this book gives an overview of De Smedt's built work seen through the lens of photographer Julien Lanoo.

The Unbuilt
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Publications
Collection « Visions. Architectures publiques », n° 12, 2017
Languages : FR - EN
Pages: 120
Format: 17,2 x 21,5


Under the supervision of
Chantal Dassonville et Maurizio Cohen

Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule architecture

Visions: Arsonic

The VISIONS. Architectures publiques collection arose from the wish to promote public architecture in Wallonia and Brussels by developing the connections that architecture maintains with photography and writing. It offers up an approach to the different aspects of architectural language: the eye of a photographer, the perception of a writer, the testimony of the user, the critique of a specialist, [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 184


Under the supervision of
Laura Bouyard, Ophélie Dozat, Marie Gobin et Cédric Libert

Publisher
BlackWhiteRainbowProductions

Objets immanents

Objets immanents is a speculative project, that ran from 2014 until 2016, under the supervision of Cédric Libert. Starting from three found objects – or remains of the vagaries of history – this research examined the landscape in the architectural sense of the term. The study was based on two scales: that of the territory on the one hand, which consists of towns, villages and [...]
Publications
Pages: 264
Format: 20 X 25


Under the supervision of
Axel Fisher

Publisher
Editions Mardaga

CLARA n°4 Architecture/Research

This fourth issue of CLARA Architecture/Recherche questions the relevance, reception and uses of modern architecture in developing countries. In a special feature “Modernisme(s) approprié(s)?” (“Modernism that fits?”), a dozen authors examine the effects that modernism's models and principles had after they were applied to a different context than the one for which and in which they were [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - NL - EN
Pages: 288
Format: 24 x 30


Publisher
Prismes éditions

Belgium New Architecture 6

Belgium New Architecture is the sixth in a series of books that examine the significant achievements in modern architecture. A book of reference for contemporary architecture.As an introduction, writer Pierre Loze will meet architect Christian Kieckens for an informal conversation about current architecture and its future.Steven Beckers, architect, will present his research: The paradigm shift [...]
Publications
Language : EN
Pages : 148
Format : 24 x 32


Publisher
Sophie Dars - Carlo Menon

Accattone #4

Accattone is a dedicated space for architecture documents: an interview, a visual essay, a drawing, are laid out as fragments of a montage transversal to the issue. Contents are manipulated mostly through their visual condition. From their sheer confrontation, several themes emerge. The implicit, allusive character of the analogy is preferred to the over-determination of the text, especially of [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 272
Format: 21 x 28 cm


Under the supervision of
Xavier Lelion & Anne Sophie Nottebaert

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles & WBA

Architectures Wallonie-Bruxelles Inventaires # 2 Inventories 2013-2016

Initiated in 2010, the Architectures Wallonie-Bruxelles Inventaires # Inventories collection sets out to paint an up-to-date picture of recent architectural developments in Wallonia and in Brussels and to illustrate the commitment shown by the public authorities and private individuals in the search for an architecture that is in step with its time and with concerns to improve our living [...]
Publications
Languages: FR
Pages: 147


Publisher
UWA

Grand Prix d'Architecture de Wallonie 2015

The Grand Prix d'Architecture de Wallonie aims to reward new or renewed architectural works, private or public, in various categories, which fit into their environment in a relevant manner. Their date of construction must be no more than six years ago. The 2015 winners are : - in the category Individual residence, the office Vers plus de bien-être for the project Maison Lathuy and AABE Bruno [...]
Publications
Langues: FR - EN
Pages: 416
Format: 17 x 24


Publisher
Editions Fourre-Tout

New Riches

Editions Fourre-Tout of the Atelier d'Architecture Pierre Hebbelinck and Pierre de Wit, in association with the AJAP14 collective and OBRAS, were selected as curators for the French Pavilion at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale 2016. In this Framework, they designed and realised, together with the collective, the publication dedicated to this exhibition.

The result of collaboration
[...]
Publications
Language : FR
Pages: 500


Publisher
Fourre-Tout

Maubeuge/Arsenal (dé-livré)

The book is born after the stop of the construction site of the temporary Centre Pompidou of Maubeuge on which the Atelier d’architecture Pierre Hebbelinck – Pierre de Wit was working in cooperation with the Lille-based office HBAAT. The publishing company Fourre-Tout gave life to a black and white images collection of five hundred pages and texts written by Emmanuel Caille, editor-in-chief [...]
Publications
Languages: FR
Pages: 224
Format: 15 x 22,5


Under the supervision of
Pauline de La Boulaye et Adrien Grimmeau

Publisher
CFC Editions

Being Urban

The book is a polyphonic essay that echoes the experience Being Urban, laboratoire pour l’art dans la ville, which gathered, in Brussels in May and June of 2015, artists and actors of the city, as well as inhabitants, around a shared concern: the place of human being in our urban future. The work traces the evolution of urbanism and public art in Brussels since 2000, highlights recent projects [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 96
Format: 17 x 24


Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Public contracting authority prize of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation 2015

The Public Contracting Authority Prize of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation is a biennial award intended for the backers in the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. Instead of focusing only on the architectural qualities per se, this prize rewards the global nature of the process implemented by the contracting authority. It also puts emphasis on the importance of the contracting authority through the [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 208
Format: 20 x 27


Under the supervision of
Audrey Contesse

Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule Architecture - Wallonie-Bruxelles International

entrer: Catalogue

The exhibition entrer: and its catalogue invite visitors and readers to take a stroll through the traces of five committed architecture projects that have recently left their mark on the Belgian landscape. There is a former chapel that houses the reserve collections of the museums of the city of Mons, a sports centre that has redrawn a landscape in Spa, an industrial conversion that reinforced the [...]
Publications
Languages: FR- EN
Pages: 320
Format: 17 x 24


Under the supervision of
Georgios Maïllis, Bouwmeester de Charleroi

Charleroi Métropole

The third edition of the Charleroi Métropole book is being written at a turning point in the development of the work underway throughout the area. It is no longer a question of presenting architectural projects in isolation - whether completed, under construction or being designed. It is now a question of incorporating them into an ambitious master plan that poses these simple questions : “ [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 146
Format: 29 x 7


Publisher
Fourre-Tout Editions

Bojana au cube

The second opus of the INTRAMUROS collection, Bojana au cube was made on the press of the National School of Architecture of Strasbourg, with the precious help of the students supervised by Nicolas Depoutot.

This book is the editorial extension of the educational process developed during an academic year during which of hundreds of models in the size 10*10 cms were produced on the basis of
[...]
Publications
Foldable poster
Format: 96 x 64


Publisher
Sophie Dars - Carlo Menon

Accattone #3

Accattone is a dedicated space for architecture documents: an interview, a visual essay, a drawing, are laid out as fragments of a montage transversal to the issue. Contents are manipulated mostly through their visual condition. From their sheer confrontation, several themes emerge. The implicit, allusive character of the analogy is preferred to the over-determination of the text, especially of [...]
Publications
Language: EN
Pages: 160
Format: 24 x 32


Publisher
Sophie Dars & Carlo Menon

Accattone #2

Accattone is a dedicated space for architecture documents: an interview, a visual essay, a drawing, are laid out as fragments of a montage transversal to the issue. Contents are manipulated mostly through their visual condition. From their sheer confrontation, several themes emerge. The implicit, allusive character of the analogy is preferred to the over-determination of the text, especially of [...]
Publications
Pages: 208
Format: 17 x 23


Under the supervision of
Rafaël Magrou

Publisher
Editions Mardaga

Théâtre de Liège. En transparences

It's the story of a place once dedicated to culture and sciences that became, in 2013, a theatrical tool, a place of life in the city, an influential scene throughout national and European level.Having in common the prefix trans-, this volume relates, in 16 chapters, the story of the transformation of the Société Libre d'Emulation's building into the Theater of Liège.The book takes [...]
Publications
Pages: 192
Format: 28 X 20


Under the supervision of
Sophie Dars et Carlo Menon

Publisher
Lannoo, Bozar Books, A+ Architecture in Belgium

V+ architecture documents on five projects

By approaching five ongoing public projects, this book illustrates the complexity and heterogeneous nature of architecture projects, mapping their lines of tension and questioning the status of the (working) document within architectural discourse.   For Brussels-based architecture studio V+, each project is an occasion to explore new themes, without any predefined aim, in a truly [...]
Publications
Collection « Visions. Public architectures », n° 11, 2015
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 112
Format: 17,2 x 21,5


Under the supervision of
Chantal Dassonville et Maurizio Cohen

Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule Architecture - www.architecture.cfwb.be

Visions: The Center Keramis

The VISIONS. Architectures publiques collection arose from the wish to promote public architecture in Wallonia and Brussels by developing the connections that architecture maintains with photography and writing. It offers up an approach to the different aspects of architectural language: the eye of a photographer, the perception of a writer, the testimony of the user, the critique of a [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 188
Format: 20 x 25


Under the supervision of
Judith le Maire - Axel Fisher

Publisher
Editions Mardaga - Faculté d'Architecture de l'ULB

CLARA n°3 - Architecture/Research

The third issue of CLARA Architecture/Recherche explores the relations between Architecture and the Social Sciences and Humanities. Crossing perspectives offers the opportunity to question the discipline of architecture and its methods which, as all transversal disciplines, borrows from other sciences, different schools of tought, multiple scholarly and professional cultures. The thematic [...]
Publications
Languages : FR - EN
Pages : 336
Format : 17x24


Under the supervision of
Lamya Ben Djaffar et Isabelle De Smet

Publisher
Mardaga - Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Modern and contemporary architecture: Mons and Coeur du Hainaut

 The second volume of the collection Modern and contemporary architecture guide is dedicated to Mons and the Heart of Hainaut.  Simultaneously a cultural and tourism tool, this book aims to offer a new outlook on the region and its architecture through its unabashed vision on modernity. Several projects presented are truly original insofar as they have fallen into oblivion (Thirties and [...]
Publications
Collection « Visions. Public architectures », n° 10, 2015
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 160
Format: 17,2 x 21,5


Under the supervision of
Chantal Dassonville et Maurizio Cohen

Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule Architecture - www.architecture.cfwb.be

Visions: ADEPS sports centres of Froidchapelle and Neufchâteau

The VISIONS. Architectures publiques collection arose from the wish to promote public architecture in Wallonia and Brussels by developing the connections that architecture maintains with photography and writing. It offers up an approach to the different aspects of architectural language: the eye of a photographer, the perception of a writer, the testimony of the user, the critique of a specialist, [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 248
Format: 24 X 30


Publisher
Prisme Editions

René Greisch: Ingenior architect

Realized with the cooperation of the historian Pierre Henrion and the photographer Jean-Luc Deru, this book redraws the story of René Greisch's professional life. Built mainly around testimonies and researches in archives, this narrative tends to clear its rout by concentrating on the projects to which he personally dedicated itself.   The selection of the catalog, which answers a [...]
Publications
Language : EN
Pages : 352
Format : 33 x 24,5


Publisher
Editions Marot

Pierre Lallemand - The sense of time lies in its memory

After classically training as an architect, Pierre Lallemand starts his career in tertiary and naval architecture. Combining genuine curiosity about perception with concern for the future of our societies Pierre Lallemand approaches and resolves the technical, economic and economical complexities inherent in design in many different areas, such as boats, lights, bicycles and furniture from the [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 208
Format: 22,5 x 28


Publisher
Co-édition ARP2 - CFC Édition et Contretype

BRUXELLES UNLIMITED

Over the fifteen years that Contretype has been running its artist-in-residence
programme, it has enabled photographers from diverse backgrounds to work in 
Brussels and produce works inspired by the city—works that also include an element of subjective interpretation. The residences have therefore empirically created a portrait of contemporary photographic creation
Publications
Languages: FR - DU
Pages: 204
Format: 24,5 x 22,5


Publisher
Prismes Editions

citydev.brussels 40 YEARS OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT

In 2014, the Brussels Regional Development Agency celebrated its 40th birthday and assumed a new image along with a new name: citydev.brussels. This milestone was the ideal occasion to look back at its achievements and to compile them in this jubilee volume. Since 1974, citydev.brussels has been durably leaving its mark on the Brussels Capital Region.Thanks to citydev.brussels, numerous [...]
Publications
Languages: 3 versions FR - DU - EN
Pages: 232


Publisher
Public Space

bMa / Man of Thoughts

The publication follows the route taken by the first Head architect of the Brussels-Capital Region, developed in six main chapters.  Brussels-based photographer, Marie-Françoise Plissart took a series of portraits of Brussels through the eyes of nineteen "silent opinion-leaders". The series of photos stands as a tribute to the city and as a status quaestionis of its spatial policies. The [...]
Publications
Laguage: FR
Pages: 124


Publisher
Academie Royale de Belgique

The Vertical City by Philippe Samyn

The growth of world population and its concentration in cities leads to excessive occupation of the ground by constructions.Technical and scientific progress in the last decade allows, from now onwards, to envisage in our regions very high constructions at the same global costs (including networks) as our present constructions, if they are grouped in a regular manner, connected together by [...]
Publications
Language: EN
Pages: 200
Format: 24 x 17
Pictures: Stijn Bollaert


Publisher
Vantilt

Nijmegen: Designing the ‘City Bridge’ by Laurent Ney

The book is a personal account by Laurent Ney, who designed together with Chris Poulissen this challenging assignment. Laurent Ney gives us a glimpse inside his head, and his sketchbooks. We follow him through an exciting process in which his knowledge of construction - historical as well as cultural, and local as well as international – blended with a clear vision of landscape and urban [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 400
Format: 17x24


Publisher
Mardaga - Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Modern and contemporary architecture. Liège

A fresh look at Liège’s architecture

In Liège and around the Modern and contemporary architecture guide invites you to look at architecture differently. It presents a selection of 400 projects commented by 30 authors and illustrated by the photographer Elodie Ledure. The projects are also illustrated with plans and located on maps. Modest programs or major accomplishments,
[...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 240
Format: 18,5 x 27


Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule architecture En partenariat avec WBI et A+

Interiors. Notes and Figures

The book Interiors. Notes and Figures is published on the occasion of the presentation of the exhibition of the same name in the Belgian Pavillion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2014.The exhibition a series of architectural interpretations of the study’s significant figures in the form of models, treatments of surfaces, and attitudes. Each intervention is accompanied by the [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 192
Format: 22 x 22


Publisher
Mardaga

Made in Wood

The 24 achievements that illustrate this book are located in Belgium, France and Luxembourg. They show how a company Naturhome and innovative architects put their talent and practice in the service of wood architecture at the forefront of progress. [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 256


Publisher
Racine (FR) - Lannoo (En)

AGC Glass Building

Anno 2013, the AGC Glass Building, by Philippe Samyn & Partners, is one of the largest, almost energy-neutral office buildings in Belgium and was awarded a BREEAM certification of 'excellent' during the design phase.  The book wishes first and foremost to be a scientific reference work.  The design sketches, technical drawings, site photos and the photos taken by the Brussels [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 232
Format: 20 x 25
ISSN : 2295-3671


Under the supervision of
Judith le Maire, coordination Axel Fisher

Publisher
Editions Mardaga – Faculté d'Architecture de l'ULB

CLARA n°2 - Architecture/Research

The second issue of CLARA Architecture/Recherche deals with two much-disputed architectural and societal issues.
A first thematic section offers an exploratory insight into Mosque architecture in Brussels, based on the work conducted by students and teachers of an architectural and urban design studio at the La Cambre-Horta School of Architecture, and supported by ongoing research at ULB.
[...]
Publications
Language: EN
Pages: 352


Publisher
Oslo Architecture Triennale

Behind the Green Door

This publication will be presented on April 23rd at the DAC (Copenhagen) in the presence of WBA.   This book is a dense, richly illustrated critical portrait of the current green wave in architectural design. It addresses the concrete consequences and paradoxes of the strive for sustainability which marks our time. Drawing on a one-year long investigation carried out for the Oslo [...]
Publications
Pages: 92
Format: 24 x 32


Publisher
Sophie Dars - Carlo Menon

Accattone #1

Accattone is a dedicated space for architecture documents: an interview, a visual essay, a drawing, are laid out as fragments of a montage transversal to the issue. Contents are manipulated mostly through their visual condition. From their sheer confrontation, several themes emerge. The implicit, allusive character of the analogy is preferred to the over-determination of the text, especially of [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 240
Format: 22,5 x 27,5


Publisher
Mardaga Editions - CIVA

Françoise Schein, a human rights artist

This monograph devoted to Françoise Schein is being published in parallel with the opening of a retrospective of her work at the CIVA, the International Centre for the Urbanism, Architecture and Landscape. The work of Françoise Schein, artist, architect and urban planner, is graphic yet monumental. Since 1989, she has been inscribing human rights on the walls of our urban centres: the arches of [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 224
Format: 16,5 x 19,5


Publisher
Editions Aparté

Brussels Creative City

Aparté proposes a guide "For those who want to discover the creative and contemporary largely unknown Brussels (..). Highlighting the creative dynamism and cultural vitality of Brussels, it offers a complete and fully contemporary urban experience (...)" 
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 170


Publisher
Union wallonne des architectes

Grand Prix d'Architecture de Wallonie 2012

The Grand Prix d'Architecture de Wallonie aims to reward new or renewed architectural works, private or public, in various categories, which fit into their environment in a relevant manner. Their date of construction must be no more than six years ago.   The following categories were open to entries : Individual living spaces, communal housing, public or private, non residential buildings [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - DU - EN
Pages: 256
Format: 24 x 29


Publisher
CIVA et LANNOO

Europa

Europa is being built by Philippe Samyn to become the headquarters for the European Council. It will host future European summits, i.e., periodic meetings between heads of state or government from the 28 EU countries. Europa will also be the new headquarters for the Council of the European Union, a true "council of ministers" bringing together the members of government of the various States. [...]
Publications
Languages: FR/DU/EN
Pages: 60
Format:30x28 - 30 colour illustrations



Publisher
Prismes Editions

Bruxelles

Marie-Françoise Plissart continues today her investigation into hercity from the top of the towers. Here, the radical nature of the process is reflected in the panoramic format that wants to capture everything, and bring energy flows from one side to the other of the territory of the image. The power of compositions born of the collision between masses and trajectories, tensions between scales and [...]
Publications
Languages: FR-EN (+NL)
Pages: 192 pages
Format: 15,5x23,5 closed


Under the supervision of
Cédric Libert

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles & WBA

(Un)City - (Un)Real State of the (Un)Known #2

The second edition of this publication accopanies WBA's exhibition curated by Cédric Libert which is presented from 4th of November to 8th of December 2013 at Pavillon de l'Arsenal in Paris. (Un)City – (Un)Real State of the (Un)Known lays down the city as a subject of thought and talk. Addressing through its constituting multiple realities, the city is perceived as heritage as well [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 224
Format: 19x25,5
224 pages


Under the supervision of
orthodoxe (J. De Bruyne, P. Fockedey, P. Godinot, J-S de Harven, D. Levy, A. Wang)

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles & WBA

Architectures Wallonie-Bruxelles Inventaires # 1 Inventories 2010-2013

Building on the review of more than a thousand projects inventoried on a poster, the orthodoxe collective paints a portrait of architecture in Wallonia and Brussels through the exploration of five topics: contemporaneity, representation, mediation, ecology and cosmopolitics. Enriched by various contributions from Belgian and foreign architects, researchers and critics, Architectures [...]
Publications
Languages: FR - EN
Pages: 112


Under the supervision of
Chantal Dassonville et Maurizio Cohen

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Visions : The Athénée Royale Riva Bella in Braine l'Alleud

The VISIONS. Architectures publiques collection arose from the wish to promote public architecture in Wallonia and Brussels by developing the connections that architecture maintains with photography and writing. It offers up an approach to the different aspects of architectural language: the eye of a photographer, the perception of a writer, the testimony of the user, the critique of a specialist, [...]
Publications
Language: FR
Pages: 96
Format: 17x24


Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Public Contracting Authority Prize of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation 2011

The Public Contracting Authority Prize of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation is a biennial award designed to recognise a project backer and a best practice applied within the framework of a public architecture project within the Wallonia-Brussels Federation, that stand out due to the exemplary nature of the process implemented and/or the constancy of the approach adopted by the developer.

Publications
Languages: FR/EN
210 x 291 mm
56 pages


Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Pierre Toby Cellule architecture.

The Architecture cell of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation is in charge of enforcing the Decree relative to the integration of artworks (IOA) in public buildings (Decree of 10 May 1984). The IOA collection describes the creative process of artworks and contributes to the visibility of this public policy that supports and promotes contemporary creation. The first volume is devoted to the artist [...]
Publications
Language : FR
Pages : 192
Format : 13 x 18 cm


Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles & ULB / Faculté d'Architecture

White Paper on the architectural archives in the FWB

The architectural archives are indispensable. They document the discipline; they participate in its understanding, knowledge and recognition, and in the necessary updating of its practices. They define the foundation of a shared architectural culture.   Following up the conference “The architectural archives in the French Community: what policy?”, the Livre blanc des archives de [...]
Publications
Langague : FR
Pages : 103
Format : 245 x 285 cm


Under the supervision of
la Ville de Mons, Xavier Roland et Camille Brasseur

Publisher
Editions CIVA / Ville de Mons

Mons, 6 museum sites

Within the framework of 2015, Mons, European Capital of Culture, the City will open six new museum sites. It has entrusted the mission of sublimating six emblematic locations from the history of Mons to architects and renowned specialists. The belfry and the neolithic mines at Spiennes, as well as the Doudou (the myth of Saint George and the Dragon) installed in the Mont-de-Piété, [...]
Publications
Language: FR
216 pages


Under the supervision of
Judith le Maire

Publisher
Editions Mardaga – Faculté d'Architecture de l'ULB

CLARA n°1 - Architecture/Research

The annual CLARA Architecture/Recherche journal is a display window for the work of the researchers at the Centre des Laboratoires Associés pour la Recherche en Architecture (Associated Laboratories Centre for Architectural Research) of the Faculty of Architecture at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, but above all a sharing platform between the Faculty and those who reflect on, write about and build elsewhere."

Publications
Language:FR
280 pages
245 x 165 cm



Under the supervision of
Jean-Didier Bergilez

Publisher
Editions CIVA – Faculté d'Architecture de l'ULB

Dithyrambs. [Re]nouveaux Plaisirs d'Architecture #3

A choral work, a catalogue “supplemented” by the eponymous exhibition, Dithyrambs. [Re]Nouveaux Plaisirs d'Architecture #3 compiles, explores and discusses the production of nine up-and-coming architects working in French-speaking Belgium. Inventive, heteroclite, passionate, militant, these architectural practices are illustrated in the form of documents and notes for an exhibition, interviews, [...]
Publications
Language: FR
1344 pages
265 x 330x 60
3,5 kg


Under the supervision of
Sébastien Charlier

Publisher
Editions Fourre-Tout

L'Equerre - The complete Edition

Published between 1928 and 1939, along with “Opbouwen”, "L'Equerre" served as a platform for the Belgian and international avant-garde and for the theories developed by the CIAM from 1928 onwards. It showcased the proponents of Belgian and international modernism (V. Bourgeois, LH De Koninck, Le Corbusier ...) and nurtured a special relationship with the Italian architect Alberto Sartoris. In [...]
Publications
Languages: EN, FR, NL
21 cm x 21 cm
264 pages
300 illustrations


Publisher
CFC-Éditions/atomium éditions

Brunfaut's progressive architecture

The progressive vision of the architects Fernand, Gaston and Maxime Brunfaut left its mark on the 20th century. The creative output of this visionary trio is emblematic of an era, stimulating our collective imagination and the way we view our cities.   Boasting a wide range of different authors, this publication, the first to be dedicated to their work, covers as many as 50 years of [...]
Publications
Language: FR
30,5 x 23 cm
336 pages
560 pictures


Under the supervision of
Maurice Culot

Publisher
AAM et CFC-Éditions

Jean-Jules EGGERICX, Gentleman architect, designer of Garden Cities

Jean-Jules Eggericx (1884-1963) is internationally known. He designed the best known of the garden cities, Floréal and Le Logis. Both are regularly used as the location for movies.
Publications
208 pages
155 x 235 mm
Languages: FR - EN - TR


Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

(Un)City – (Un)Real State of the (Un)Known

This publication of WBA's exhibition curated by Cédric Libert is presented during the Biennial of Design at Istanbul Modern from 13th of October to 12th of December 2012.   (Un)City – (Un)Real State of the (Un)Known lays down the city as a subject of thought and talk. Addressing through its constituting multiple realities, the city is perceived as heritage as well as [...]
Publications
language : EN
224 pages


Publisher
Marie-Cécile Guyaux, Iwan Strauven

XX Models Young Belgian Architecture

This book presents 20 recent projects by 20 young Belgian architectural firms through 20 architectural models.   In an aim to offer young talent a stage, A+ Belgian Architectural Review and Bozar Architecture invited, every two months from September 2008 anwards, a young architectural firm to take part in the NIche series. Each firm was to present one of their early large-scale projects [...]
Publications
Languages : EN-FR-NL
302 pages
21 x 29,7 cm


Under the supervision of
Nathanaëlle Baës-Cantillon, Joachim Declerck, Michiel Dehaene, Sarah Levy

Publisher
Architecture Workroom Brussels

Changing Cultures of Planning

Changing Cultures of Planning intends to collect and exchange knowledge about recent innovative large-scale urban transformation processes in Europe, by investigating five urban developments. Throughout Europe, urban planning has evolved from a regulatory practice to a more ‘project-based' transformation of the urban territory. This evolution of urban planning practice has led to new [...]
Publications
Language : FR
150 pages
150 illustrations


Publisher
Editions CIVA / CFC Editions

ROBERT PUTTEMANS, an architect who measures up

Like many other architects and artists across all disciplines who belonged to the generation of men and women born around 1900, Robert Putteman's life was inextricably bound up with the terrible upheavals of two world wars, the economic crisis of 1929 and moral and political crises that had no historical precedent. Architectural traditions and their formal symbols were called into question, as one [...]
Publications
24 X 30 cm
384 pages quadri
Language: FR


Under the supervision of
Bureau Greisch

Publisher
Mardaga & Prisme Editions

Les missions de l'ingénieur

This book, put together in collaboration with the writer Pierre Loze, tells the story of the gradual creation of a team of engineers, architects and draughtsmen around the central figure of René Greisch.   It then casts an eye over the major works to see the light of day over the past ten years following the death of the founder, and shows that the spirit of research that spurred on [...]
Publications
French/English
128 pages


Publisher
Société Wallonne du Logement et la Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Public housing Livig in a rural area

The Public Housing collection raises the question of the architecture of contemporary social housing, which is considered as a space for living and for social emancipation. It exposes projects in Wallonia that have been designed at the service of the most fragile populations at social and economic levels. The approach aims at lifting the veil on the social project that this architecture translates [...]
Publications
Fr - En

Publisher
Le Moniteur et l'AFEX

Contrats Export. Négocier et bâtir en dix points

This methodological guide is born from the wealth of experiences of the AFEX's members ( French Architects overseas) on international contracts.
From exchanges between architects, engineers and lawyers, it was designed to help architects and other contractors with their contract negotiations with a foreign client.   This "toolbox" lists
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Publications
Format: vertical 17x24 cm
Number of pages: 208
Language: English


Publisher
A+Editions

Belgian Architecture Beyond Belgium

With Belgian Architecture Beyond Belgium, A+Editions provides the first overview of the export of Belgian architecture. The book is aimed at both amateurs as well as architecture and building professionals. A critical synthesis of the history of Belgian architecture on the international stage since the 19th century and the opinions expressed during a round-table discussion by key figures currently [...]
Publications
257 pages

Publisher
Philippe SAMYN and PARTNERS

Philippe SAMYN and PARTNERS, Records of Design and Realisations

The Chinese book, "Philippe SAMYN and PARTNERS, architects & engineers, Records of Design and Realisations", has been launched. The selected projects depict the whole development since the office set up. It also illustrates all the architecture processes with sketches, drawings, pictures of construction sites and finished buildings.


Publications
464 p

Under the supervision of
Cédric Libert, Commissaire général d’Espèces d’architecte

Publisher
Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule architecture ; Wallonie-Bruxelles International

Espèces d'architecte


Espèces d'architecte illustrates the extraordinary vitality of architectural culture in Wallonia and in Brussels over the length of a season in Paris between November 2008 and July 2009.   Inspired by a monographic exhibition by the Atelier d'Architecture Pierre Hebbelinck et Pierre de Wit (Méthodologie du sensible) and at the invitation of the French-speaking Community
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Publications
414 pages

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles/Faculté d'Architecture La Cambre Horta/ ULB

L.-J. Baucher J.-P.Blondel O. Filippone

The intersecting careers of three architects who graduated from Brussels' Ecole de la Cambre around 1950 capture the prevalent atmosphere and challenges of the age, along with its architectural practices and a generation's thirst for modernity. The book, realised by Manuela Dechamps Otamendi, received an award at the Prix Fernand Baudin Prijs 2011. [...]
Publications
Languages : FR-EN
Pages: 175


Under the supervision of
Pierre Hebbelinck

Publisher
Editions Fourre-tout + CIVA

Annotated Catalogue of the Architexto Project

The Catalogue Raisonné du projet Architexto (Annotated Catalogue of the Architexto Project) will be presented on the occasion of the opening night of the exhibition on 19 January. This work retraces the history of this cross-disciplinary cultural project, acting as an accompaniment to its launch as a stand-alone and travelling exhibition.

Richard Scoffier wrote the back cover:
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Publications
Languages EN - FR - NL
Format 30 cm / 24 cm
288 pages


Publisher
Prisme Editions

Belgium New Architecture

Belgium New Architecture is the fifth edition in a series of books that take an closer look at some realisations choosen by Prisme Editions in contemporary archi­tecture. By way of an introduction, author Pierre Loze pays hommage to architect Joël Claisse, who was the originator of this collection. Architect Nicolas Gilsoul brings up the following question: "By 2050, we will have a population [...]
Publications
224 pages in black and white
110*170 mm format


Publisher
Editions Fourre-Tout

Pierre Blondel - L.M.S. and other news

Editions Fourre-Tout is devoting its twentieth book publication to a collaboration with Brussels-based architect Pierre Blondel, who one day, whilst he was drawing his designs, decided to start writing fiction in which the characters had adventures in and around these nascent premises. The essays collected in these pages are the fruit of chance occurrences, passions, calling things into [...]
Publications
Format 250 x 250
Language FR
240 pages


Publisher
Racine

Architectures New talents

A reference book on young and talented Walloon and Brussels architects published by Editions Racine. This book showcases over 135 projects – homes, renovations, redevelopments, apartments, lofts, offices, hotels and restaurants – by 28 architectural design agencies. Through their expressive qualities and the vision on offer, these designs are set to enable the younger generation of architects to [...]
Publications
184 pages
Color illustrationsand BW
148 x 210 mm
French/English


Under the supervision of
Denis Gielen

Publisher
Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Jean-François Pirson. Pédagogies de l’espace - Workshops

The architecture cell of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation is launching a new ‘Fenêtre sur’ collection dedicated to disciplines related to architecture. An artist and teacher, honorary professor at the Higher Institute of Architecture Lambert Lombard (Liege), Jean François Pirson expresses his relationship with space through an array of artistic and educational practices: drawings, photography, [...]
Publications
272 pages,
color illustrations
240 mm x 318 mm
french/english


Under the supervision of
Maurizio Cohen & Chantal Dassonville

Publisher
Communauté française Wallonie-Bruxelles, Cellule architecture / Wallonie-Bruxelles Architectures

Inventories#0 Architectures Wallonie-Bruxelles (2005-2010)

This publication gives an overview of the current architecture situation in Wallonia and Brussels, and comes five years after the publication of the Livre blanc de l’architecture en Communauté française de Belgique – Qui a peur de l’architecture ? (White Paper on Architecture in the French Community of Belgium – Who’s Afraid of Architecture?). The publication includes: A selection of [...]
Publications


Under the supervision of
Charlotte Lheureux et Bernard Wittevrongel

Modern and contemporary architecture. Tournai & Wallonie picarde

Après les éditions sur Liège en 2014 et Mons en 2015, la Cellule Architecture de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles publie le troisième volume de la collection. Le Guide d'architecture moderne et contemporaine Tournai & Wallonie picarde 1899-2017 sera réunit plus de 250 projets répartis parmi 23 villes et communes (avec un focus sur Tournai, Ath et Mouscron) et [...]

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