Carwash

Project carwash is almost finished.

Duinhelm isolandschap

We received the building permit for Duinhelm, Oostende.

A282

Lichtervelde is published in A+ 282 Village

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The rough construction in 'Weegbreestraat' is almost finished.

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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.

Beeld sint amands

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.

PORTOACADEMY19

RAAMWERK will be workshop leaders in Porto Academy'19

Eernegem

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.

Across

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'

Lichtervelde

Youth center Location: Lichtervelde (BE) Year: 2016 - 2019 Team: Gijs De Cock, Freek Dendooven, Jon D'haenens, Helena Sileghem icw Robuust ao en Atelier Arne Deruyter Status: Built Pictures: Stijn Bollaert Text

Lichtervelde

Youth center Location: Lichtervelde (BE) Year: 2016 - 2019 Team: Gijs De Cock, Freek Dendooven, Jon D'haenens, Helena Sileghem icw Robuust ao en Atelier Arne Deruyter Status: Built Pictures: Stijn Bollaert Text
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The typology of the youth center is similar to a house. A house that is open to the neighborhood, but also offers intimacy for the users. A generous house, where spontaneous meetings and activities can take place. The youth center is built following the same principles as the surrounded houses are built, only bigger. This makes the youth center almost an abstraction of its context.

The program is divided in various rooms, each with a specific scale, proportion and orientation towards its context. The rooms are interconnected in a direct way. Because of this interconnection, the separate rooms can work together just as easily as they close themselves off. A flexibility that is the result of a banal complexity, similar to the complexity of a house.

The rooms are shifted around two outdoor spaces which is mainly functional as there is almost no internal circulation in the youth center. The outdoor spaces mediate between the building and the neighborhood and receive the status of ‘event court’ by doing this. A garden wall interiorizes the space and the fireplace becomes the pivot around which the courtyard unfolds.

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