Halewijnkouter is nearing completion. A new volume is integrated into an existing warehouse, acting as a second skin for the house. The facade works as a palimpsest, blending old and new.
The book "Raamwerk In Practice : Lichtervelde Youth House" is available for online purchase, and over a couple of weeks in all the good bookshops. You can buy your copy via the website of MER. B&L
We are proud to announce the book 'Raamwerk In Practice' on the design process behind Lichtervelde Youth Center. Texts by Bart Decroos, Harold Fallon, Benoît Vandenbulcke, Benoît Burquel, Gijs De Cock and Freek Dendooven. Photos by Stijn Bollaert. Design by Überknackig.
The renovation and extension of a manor house in Sint-Amands has started. A new music room and workshop will be added to the existing structure, behaving as a recessed garden wall.
We willen ons team versterken met een Nederlandstalig projectarchitect(e), om mee te werken aan projecten van diverse schaal. Minimaal 2 jaar relevante ervaring vereist. Stuur bij interesse je cv/portfolio naar firstname.lastname@example.org
We will speak on our work within the framework of 100 Day Studio by The Architecture Foundation. Join our lecture via Zoom at Tuesday 25th of August, 5.30pm (UK time).
RAAMWERK is part of Architectuurboek Vlaanderen 'Wanneer attitudes vorm krijgen'
RAAMWERK is in A+284 Belgium: The Next Generation!
Project carwash is nearing completion.
We received the building permit for Duinhelm, Oostende.
Lichtervelde is published in A+ 282 Village
Rough construction for 'Weegbreestraat' is almost completed.
We received the building permit Sint-Amands, the addition of a garden room and refurbishment of the existing structure.
The rough construction for 'Hugo Verriest' is finished.
RAAMWERK will be workshop leaders in Porto Academy'19
RAAMWERK is laureate for the competition OO1803- Jeugdcentrum Eernegem icw Robuust ao and Atelier Arne Deruyter.
RAAMWERK is featured as Start-up in De Architect.
RAAMWERK will participate in a double lecture with Dyvik Kahlen in Brussel on the 6th of May.
RAAMWERK neemt deel aan de ACROSS tentoonstelling, samen met GRUE, LRArchitectes, Bernard Dubois, CENTRAL, Laura Muyldermans, Atelier Vens Vanbelle en MADAM Architectuur. Vanaf 29.11.2018 tot 31.01.2019 in BOZAR.
RAAMWERK is laureate for Belgian Building Award, category 'Rookie of the Year'
A house and workshop are combined on a corner lot with limited space. A closed off but well oriented outdoor space arises by separating both volumes. The paved outdoor area provides a place to work at sculptures in stone.
The shifted position of both volumes provides adequate privacy but also opens up some chosen views on the surroundings. Workshop and house each have their own spatial proportions, but they share the same idiom. The two structures are slightly different but have the same formal language. The architectural language refers to a vernacular composition of elements: masonry walls bear concrete beams. The concrete beams support wooden beams. The façade is defined by the rhythm of these wooden beams forming a frieze.
Both structures are built following a centrifugal circuit of rooms around a central core. The spatial flow of rooms follows the rhythm of the occupant. The circulation is done in a functional manner with a minimum loss of useful space. Each room has its own identity through the different changing light, views and variety in length and width.