Brussels articles

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Alain Gilles reimagines retail for Oxfam

BRUSSELS – Designer Alain Gilles aims for paradigm shift with his Oxfam pop-up store in Belgium.

Mark A-to-Z: F is for Façade
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Mark A-to-Z: F is for Façade

We bring you five projects that take the façade into extra special consideration. Whether it's a new building or a renovation to an existing one, it's what's on the outside that counts.

Parking Garage by dJGA and Modulo Architects. Photos Lievan van Landschoot
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Modulo and dJGA carve a canyon for a meandering parking garage

Brussels – Generally damp, unattractive and cast in concrete, the typology of the car park usually conjures up images of 1950s brutalist volumes of necessity that obscure the skyline.

A Belgian terrace has a contemporary cantilever added at the rear, jutting out of the existing fabric.
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Edouard Brunet and François Martens cantilever lofty room from renovated Brussels home

BRUSSELS – Two self-sufficient dwellings are concealed behind a typical terraced-house façade in this stylish transformation of a family home.