Solvay Office Building in Brussels

Solvay Headquarters in Brussels

Solvay, an advanced materials and chemical company, selected Danish architectural office Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects to design its new headquarters in Brussels, beating OMA, Valode & Pistre, Wilmotte & Associés and Henning Larsen.

Hoge Blekker Watchtower Koksijde building

Hoge Blekker Watchtower, Koksijde

How do you create a touristic landmark that catches people’s attention whilst fluidly merging with the surroundings? Connecting landscape and landmark formed a basis for the winning design by NEXT architects for the Hoge Blekker, a watchtower on the Belgian coast.

Flanders Architecture Institute Events lecture series 2018

Flanders Architecture Institute Events

The Flanders Architecture Institute announce The ACROSS lecture series provides a forum for young Belgian architects on both sides of the language border. On 27 February, Brussels-based GRUE kicks off the new season, while landscape architect Bas Smets provides an introduction.

Place Schuman Brussels Building

Place Schuman Brussels Building

Danish architects COBE and Belgian architects BRUT reveal the winning design for Place Schuman in Brussels, Belgium. Located in the heart of the European Quarter, in between the main institutions of the European Union, Place Schuman constitutes the entrance to the EU.