Articles tagged Belgium

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Loaded with chalk and charm, this happy intruder finds his way into Belgian homes

Ghent – Artist Bart Lodewijks brought his chalk art into the lives of people in Moscou-Bernadette, a neighbourhood in Ghent.

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Negronis al fresco in the Belgian winter? A KE pergola makes it happen

Hasselt, Belgium – For a café in sometimes chilly Hasselt, the outdoor coverings company installed a series of minimalist pergolas that can seat guests in fair weather or foul.

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A year-round restaurant terrace in Belgium? This outdoor brand made it possible

Mol, Belgium – Kempense Golf Club owners wanted to use their restaurant terrace year-round. Italian bespoke outdoor structures brand KE showed them how.

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Can architecture console mourners as they experience the pain that accompanies grief?

Aalst, Belgium – With two new projects, one a conceptual proposal and another a crematorium in Belgium, HofmanDujardin and Kaan Architecten give grief a home. 

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Brick by brick, Aesop has built its new store in Brussels

Brussels – Cosmetics brand Aesop asked Belgian architect Bernard Dubois to design their new Brussels store. His response came in the shape of thousands of briquettes.

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For this Belgian festival, digital city invasion is all about connecting design’s dots

Namur, Belgium – The 8th annual KIKK Festival explores the convergence of technology and design to open the forum for global issues, with local intimacy.

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There’s no place like a showroom that feels like home

Mol, Belgium – Italian furniture company Minotti showcases the power of contextualisation through its showroom concept: bringing the feel of home to their retail spaces.

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Didier Faustino infuses the XYZ Lounge with an air of sensuality

Ghent – Designed to encourage dialogue and discussion on a wide range of subjects, the XYZ can be seen as a kind of contemporary literary salon.

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Half a century later, the Biennale Interieur still manages to surprise

Kortrijk, Belgium – The Kortrijk event, responsible for launching the careers of local greats such as Muller Van Severen and Unfold, is celebrating its 26th edition.

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Looking for a fine drink in Antwerp? Try the church

Antwerp – In a city that prides itself on being atypical, one could expect to see things like a beer bar inside a cathedral. That's where De Plek comes in.

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Relational space: Didier Faustino explores texture, colour and conversation

Ghent, Belgium – Didier Faustino transforms a turn-of-the-century building into a lounge for intellectual dialogue and spatial sensuality.

Building M by META. Photo Filip Dujardin
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Concave concrete columns characterize META’s Building M

ANTWERP – The Belgian university building houses classrooms and a research centre for the rehabilitation sciences programme.