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This year a substantial amount of Belgian projects are nominated for the Mies Award 2013. The Mies van der Rohe Award is granted every two years to acknowledge and reward quality architectural production in Europe.
From 17 to 19 December, the Institut national d'histoire de l'art, the Musée d'Orsay and the Maison des Centraliens organize a conference on 'William Le Baron Jenney (1832-1907). From the École Centrale of Paris to the Skyscrapers of Chicago'.
The Fourteenth International Baroque Summer Course of the Werner Oechslin Library Foundation will take place from Sunday, 23 June - Thursday, 27 June 2013, this year with the topic 'The Baroque City: Planned, Built, Experienced and Represented'.
'Changing Cultures of Planning' is a new publication on 5 city projects that have influenced urban planning policies in Europe: AIR Kop van Zuid in Rotterdam (NL); Zürich-West in Zürich (CH); 50.000 dwellings in Bordeaux (F); Ile de Nantes in Nant
Belgian Govaert & Vanhoutte Architects' project Villa Roces in Bruges (Belgium) was, out of five shortlisted projects, awarded as the "Leaf Awards 2012 Residential Building of the Year (single occupancy)".
The exhibition 'Breuckland - Varieties on City Life, a Brooklyn Case' presents the results of design research by the Studio Brooklyn Team at the University of Leuven, Belgium, in collaboration with UD GSAPP Columbia University and NYIT.
In addition to to the exhibition in the Belgian pavilion, more Flemish architects will be present at the Architecture Biennale in Venice: Both Marie-José Van Hee Architects and Robbrecht & Daem Architects were invited bij curator David Chipper