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Why not give an architecture book as a Christmas present?

With no less than six new titles and one reprint, 2018 was a particularly productive year for the Flanders Architecture Institute in terms of publications. Still looking for a unique Christmas present? Give an architecture book as an ideal source of inspiration for 2019!


Go to our website, click on your favorite book, order it and we will do the rest.
Please note: Place your order before 17 December to be sure that your gift finds its way underneath the Christmas tree on time.


Werk, bauen+wohnen sings the praises of Bovenbouw’s school

The Swiss magazine werk, bauen+wohnen has produced a thematic issue dedicated to Lernlandschaften (learning landscapes). One of the highlighted projects is the municipal kindergarten and primary school in Berlaar by Bovenbouw Architectuur. Read more

From 28 February 2019, you can take a closer look at Bovenbouw Architectuur’s work in the exhibition The House of The Explorer in deSingel, Antwerp.

More than 20 Belgian projects competing in EUMiesAward19

The Fundació Mies van der Rohe and the European Commission have revealed the 383 projects nominated for the 2019 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award. An exceptional number of projects (in Belgium and abroad) by architectural firms based in Flanders and Brussels are amongst the nominees for the forthcoming edition of the prestigious award.

Check out all the nominated projects.

Exhibition Dichtelust at Swiss Architecture Museum

The work of OFFICE will feature in the exhibition ‘Dichtelust: Forms of Urban Coexistence in Switzerland‘ at the Swiss Architecture Museum in Basel (CH).

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Gideon Boie on care architecture in Domus

In an opinion piece in the Italian architectural magazine Domus, Gideon Boie (KULeuven/BAVO) elaborates on his quest for a new design culture for care architecture.

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Groen Kwartier in Antwerp gets Honourable Mention at Italian Gubbio Prize 2018

The reconversion of a 19th century military hospital by Beel and Achtergael Architects, Collectief Noord architecten and 360 architecten in Antwerp gets an honourable mention at Italian Gubbio Prize 2018.

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Oase #101 – Microcosm Searching for the City in Its Interiors

The 101st issue of OASE  with contributions by among others Christoph Grafe, Gideon Boie and Fredie Floré is intended as a provocation, the opening up of a discourse, rather than the documentation of an established field of ideas.

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Rotor wins the 2018 Schelling Architecture Prize

The Brussels-based collective Rotor has won the 2018 Schelling Architecture Prize. 

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Foodmet Abattoir by Org Permanent Modernity in Architectural Review


Foodmet Abattoir features in a special issue on ‘Food’ in The Architectural Review with a typological overview of Market Halls.

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AZ Zeno wins international WAF Award

The World Architecture Festival (WAF) has announced the winners of the 2018 WAF Awards. The temporary association of AAPROG/BOECKX/B2Ai got rewarded in the category of completed health care buildings.

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Droogloods by lezze architects in Swiss magazine Raum und Wohnen 


In the article ‘Der Himmel über Boom’ journalist Kerstin Rose explains how the architects convert an abandoned brick factory in Boom, near Antwerp, into two homes, an architectural office and a multipurpose space.

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Yves Dupont wins the 2018 Euregional Prize for Architecture

Yves Dupont (UHasselt) wins the 2018 Euregional Prize for Architecture with his project ‘VAKhuis, A house for craftmanship’.

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Rotor and Dhooge & Meganck in ARCH+ (233)

For the German magazine ARCH+, the Berlin-based architect Kilian Enders spoke to Michaël Ghyoot and Sophie Seys from Rotor about reuse in architecture.

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Call for ideas | Creative Europe: Future Architecture Platform

The Future Architecture Platform is supported by the Creative Europe programme. The Call for ideas 2019 has been launched.

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