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AR September 2018 on BelgiumSubscription

Robbrecht en Daem | de Vylder Vinck Taillieu | Marie-José Van Hee | 51N4E | MSA | V+ | L’Escaut | OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen | noAarchitecten | AgwA | Dom Hans van der Laan | Lucien Kroll | Typology: Law court

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Steel magnet: De Krook Library, Ghent, Belgium, by RCR Arquitectes and Coussée & Goris ArchitectenSubscription

By Christophe Van Gerrewey

Women in Architecture Architect of the Year 2019 shortlist: De Krook in Ghent by RCR and Coussée & Goris is described as being more than a library. But is it trying to do too much?

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Waste not: Rotor and the practice of deconstructionSubscription

By Lionel Devlieger

Building on an ancient culture of reusing and recycling building components, Rotor argues that there is an urgent need to rediscover the art of destruction

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Typology: Law CourtSubscription

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From Kafkaesque labyrinths of columns and arches to the abstraction of Modernist towers: the representation of justice in a world ruled by its absence is an intractable task 

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The ecological architecture of Lucien KrollSubscription

By Stephanie Williams

Originally published January 1979: a look at three projects and their approach to an unconventional vision of architecture

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‘Society has suffered long enough from finished architecture: buildings must be allowed to grow and change’Subscription

By Peter Blundell Jones

Archive: a look at different approaches of the architecture of participation in which the architect’s role changes to be perhaps more rewarding 

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