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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 booklaunch will take place on October 22nd, 6pm followed by a double lecture by Agwa and Office KGDVS. More information on civa. Free entry - registration info@architectureinpractice.eu

Sint amands

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.

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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 applications@raam-werk.com

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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).

Carwash

Project carwash is nearing completion.

Duinhelm isolandschap

We received the building permit for Duinhelm, Oostende.

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Lichtervelde is published in A+ 282 Village

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Rough construction for 'Weegbreestraat' is almost completed.

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RAAMWERK contributed on the work of Tony Fretton for the exposition and publication 'Alternative Histories'. Curated by Jantje Engels and Marius Grootveld in collaboration with Drawing Matter and the Architecture Foundation, London.

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We received the building permit Sint-Amands, the addition of a garden room and refurbishment of the existing structure.

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The rough construction for 'Hugo Verriest' is finished.

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RAAMWERK will be workshop leaders in Porto Academy'19

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RAAMWERK is laureate for the competition OO1803- Jeugdcentrum Eernegem icw Robuust ao and Atelier Arne Deruyter.

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RAAMWERK is featured as Start-up in De Architect.

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RAAMWERK will participate in a double lecture with Dyvik Kahlen in Brussel on the 6th of May.

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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.

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RAAMWERK is laureate for Belgian Building Award, category 'Rookie of the Year'

Carwash

Single family house Location: Gent (BE) Year: 2017 - 2020 Team: Gijs De Cock, Freek Dendooven, Alice Sanders Status: Built Pictures: Stijn Bollaert Text

Carwash

Single family house Location: Gent (BE) Year: 2017 - 2020 Team: Gijs De Cock, Freek Dendooven, Alice Sanders Status: Built Pictures: Stijn Bollaert Text
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The introvert plot is only connected to the neighborhood by two passages formerly used for entering and exiting vehicles. This enclave in the dense urban fabric of Ghent forms the base for the reconversion of the existing carwash-structure into a family house with guest rooms.

By removing the old wooden roofs, only a L-shaped brick volume was left on the site. The implantation of a new wooden structure, seemingly balancing on a single slender column and beam, creates two intimate outdoor spaces.

A sequence of spatial experiences is created. A hidden entrance opens into a surprisingly expansive living space, that is interconnected with a double high kitchen in the existing volume. The living spaces on the ground floor develop as a loop around the patio, resulting in a generous variation of atmospheres.

The outdoor spiral stair gives direct access to the guest rooms where a recessed facade on the street side provides small terraces and privacy. Built within the same masonry as the original industrial structure, the new volume on top becomes almost absent in the whole.

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