Each year, the Vlaams Bouwmeester (Flemish Government Architect) goes in search of strong spatial concepts and integrated research questions that make a positive social difference. The BWMSTR Label (Bouwmeesterlabel) provides him with a key instrument for picking up innovative and policy-relevant ideas and, in so doing, for supporting (design-based) research. The winners are selected on the basis of a public appeal. They all receive a budget that allows them to carry on developing their project and create a dossier that can be used to approach different policymakers.
The Flanders Architecture Institute exhibits the results of a selection of the BWMSTR Labels in the corridors of deSingel. What can you expect? Refreshing ideas about open-air swimming spots, alternative housing solutions in densely built-up urban centres, a new vision for shelter typologies, research into recreation and exercise in the city, ...
The Flanders Architecture Institute and the Flemish Government Architect produced the following exhibitions:
- BWMSTR Label | Let’s buy the Oudaan
- BWMSTR Label | A new perspective on waste
- BWMSTR Label | The act of building
- BWMSTR Label | Living in diversity. Inclusive housing for newcomers
- BWMSTR Label | De jonge stad
- BWMSTR Label | Zwerfruimte
deSingel International Arts Campus
from Wednesday to Sunday from 2pm to 7pm and during evening performances until 10pm
closed on Monday and Tuesday. Open on holidays, except 25 Dec and 1 Jan. Open on 24 Dec and 31 Dec until 4pm.