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Expo Tinkerlab elective 17/05

Everyone is welcome to visit the expo of the Tinkerlab elective (Kristien Vanmerhaeghe & Matilde Everaert): drawings, printmaking, reproduction, improvisation, … https://www.instagram.com/tinkerlab.kul/ Expo + bar, 17/05, 17u30 La Vallée, Adolphe Lavalleestraat 39, 1080 Brussel

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Pride week @ Faculteit Architectuur

The KU Leuven Pride Week is taking place from 13 to 19 of May, 2024. Our faculty joins the week with a number of initiatives: 14/05 – 6.30pm (Brussels) Round-table “Architecture and genders” with Camille Emilie Kervella (instagram), Irene Feria Prados (instagram) and Johan Nielsen (website / instagram) about the project Grand Carmes a new […]

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ARTROOM opening 23/05/24

Where Art becomes Architecture and Architecture becomes Art Presenteert: Stelling#1 Dancing Poles between Heavenly and Earthly Realms Dan Xin Hao & Nicolas Claessens Laureaten ARTROOM-Prize 2023 Opening 23.05 — 18:00 Beeldentuin Alexianenplein 2 campus St.-Lucas Gent STELLING#1 werd mede mogelijk gemaakt door de Associatie KU LEUVEN, de Faculteit Architectuur KU LEUVEN en LUCA School of […]

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Workshop: Finding Foucault 14/06

Workshop on the material traces of his thought, from Poitiers to Paris 14/06/2024 Institute of Philosophy Kardinaal Mercierplein 2 3000 Leuven https://arp-researchgroup.be/ Contact: gjiltine.isufi@kuleuven.be

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Sofa Talk with Jim Segers CityMine(d) 17/05/24

Join us in the sofa-talk with Jim Seghers, co-founder of CityMine(d). We will talk about the work ‘La Pile’, it deals with the hard work of creating local energy communities in Brussels. The work raises awareness among lay people about the invisible thing of energy. The pioneering work challenges corporate interests and delves into complex […]

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Expo ‘EUmies Awards 2024’

It is very encouraging to see that many KU Leuven alumni were nominated for the 2024 edition of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies van der Rohe Awards (EUmies Awards), as leading principals or collaborators in excellent architectural practices. As our faculty is showcasing by means of an alumni event the Belgian 4 […]

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Fieldstation Studio: lecture series on Media Ecology

CLEMENT VALLA – SCANNERS Clement Valla’s talk “Scanners” explores the entanglement between humans and computers in image creation and interpretation. Focusing on the unexpected gaps and seams of digital systems, Valla uncovers surprising imagery and highlights skuomorphic boundaries resulting from interactions between the physical and digital realms. Through technology, particularly 3D scanning, he defamiliarizes nature, […]

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Invitation: Journey to the East: 15,000 km bike ride and 15 debates

An academic research and discourse project on a 5 month ”Journey to the East” (2024.02 – 2024.07) Bike with us, or participate in one of the 15 events ! https://www.olebouman.agency/go-journey-to-the-east By Ole Bouman, prof at CAUP Tongji University Shanghai In collaboration with Martine De Maeseneer We’re inviting KU Leuven / Tongji alumni, partners and students […]

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Call for projects – LuCas book #7

In anticipation of the LucAs book #6 that will be published in February 2024, we are inviting students and teachers of our faculty to submit work for our next competition #7: de kleine grote selectie de kleine grote LucAs prijs / de grote kleine LucAs prijs This year’s theme is: RE-,. RE-DESIGN. RE-CONSTRUCT. RE-FLECT. RE-LUCAS. […]

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Deniz Çakir and Britt Roelandt are nominated for the Future Proef Award.

The Future Proef Award is a prize (3,000 euros for the first place and 500 euros for places 2 and 3) that rewards final theses by bachelor and graduate students of a Flemish higher education institution, which address sustainable development issues. 33 final projects from KU Leuven compete for this prize. The announcement of the […]

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Robin Vermeulen and Aleksandar Pilyov win the Prijs Jef Van Ranst 2023

Architect Jef Van Ranst had a dream: to get young talents to draw again. The drawing, made by hand, as an expression of a thinking, doing or design process rather than the drawing as an artistic artefact. Every year, the Jef Van Ranst Foundation searches for design drawings that visually challenge, question or express a […]

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Daryna Lysytska and Marcos Suelves win the Van Hove Prize 2023

  Congratulations to Sint-Lucas Ghent alumni Daryna Lysytska and Marcos Suelves, who share the Van Hove Prize 2023 for their outstanding graduation projects! Daryna won the prize for her project ‘Forgotten Treasure‘, from the Streetscape Territorries master studio (thesis advisor: Kris Scheerlinck). Read more. Marcos won the prize for his project ‘Stoffwechsel of Peralta de […]

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Alumnus Cédric Van Parys named 2023–2024 Garofalo Fellow.

Cédric Van Parys (alumnus of the Faculty of Architecture, Sint-Lucas Campuses) is the new UIC Garofalo fellow 2023-24!  As fellow, Cédric will teach design studio and seminar courses, pursue independent design research, and prepare a public lecture and exhibition for Spring 2024. https://cada.uic.edu/news/cedric-van-parys-named-2023-2024-garofalo-fellow/ https://www.officeccxd.com/journal With sincere thanks to the founder of this fellowship Robert Somol, professor and […]

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Docu: ‘Leven in een ballon’, het experiment van A.J. Lode Janssens

Op 31 augustus werd de architectuurdocumentaire ‘Leven in een ballon’ uitgezonden, over de befaamde ‘ballonwoning’ uit de jaren 70 van architect A.J. Lode Janssens. De documentaire werd gemaakt in het kader van de door Peter Swinnen en Nikolaus Hirsch gecureerde CIVA-tentoonstelling. Peter Swinnen en regisseur Bertrand Lafontaine verzamelden een unieke reeks getuigen (onder wie Janssens […]

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Petition: heritage in danger : C&A Namur – Leon Stynen

NL De omgeving van het station van Namen is een echte toegang tot de stad, een overgangsgebied naar het historische centrum. De place Léopold (Leopoldplein) is een centrale plaats die deel uitmaakt van een ontwikkelingsproject in de stedelijke herverkavelingsperimeter onder de naam “Quartier Léopold”. Deze is op 20 juni 2022 ter goedkeuring voorgelegd aan de […]

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