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PREVIEW: Architecture Season 2018-2019

The architecture programme of the Flanders Architecture Institute for 2018-2019 explores the exciting interface between the building practices of today, the challenges for the future, and the richness of the past. It does so by examining unknown treasures from the archive for their contemporary relevance. By looking for the fading boundaries between architectural history and contemporary design practice. And by challenging young designers to work towards the future when tackling spatial issues. 
(Sofie De Caigny, Director Flanders Architecture Institute)

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Architecture from Flanders at Archtober in New York

On 17 October, on the occasion of the architecture festival Archtober in New York, the Flanders Architecture Institute presents Challenges for a Vivid Architectural Culture: The Case of Flanders, a talk about the specific context of Flemish architectural culture.

During a two hour talk elements that are directly linked to the Flemish practice, such as the Government Architect, the Open Call procedure and the Flanders Architectural Review, will be presented and discussed. Read more

# Stynen2018 celebrates architect Léon Stynen

2018 is the year in which the Flanders Architecture Institute, deSingel, the Province of Antwerp and the City of Antwerp place the oeuvre of the Belgian modernist architect Léon Stynen (1899–1990) in the spotlight. This is done through numerous activities, such as the retrospective exhibition Léon Stynen, Architect in deSingel (Autumn 2018) and the publication Léon Stynen. A Life of Architecture (1899-1990).  

Find out more at or follow #stynen2018

The Architectural Review/September on Belgium

The September edition of The Architectural Review is entirely dedicated to Belgian architecture.

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Flanders Architectural Review N°13. This Is a Mustard Factory

The 13th edition of the Flanders Architectural Review brings together the most high-profile examples of recent architecture in Flanders.

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Unless Ever People. architecten de vylder vinck taillieu. Biennale Architettura 2018

This book is published on the occasion of the ‘UNLESS EVER PEOPLE / CARITAS FOR FREESPACE’ exhibition in the Central Pavilion at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.

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Schenk Hattori and Sugiberry selected for the prestigious U-35 exhibition in Osaka

The Belgian offices of Schenk Hattori and Sugiberry have been selected – together with five Japanese agencies – for the prestigious Under-35 Architects (U-35) prize and accompanying exhibition in Osaka, Japan.

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