Office and Industry
Located opposite Charleroi airport, the design features simple and serene surfaces and volumes. A white volume serves both as protective barrier and screen onto which various communicative interventions - for which Britélé is known - can take place. A suspended volume in metal and glass further crystallises the corporate identity.
Art & Build’s proposal for the international competition for the design and build of the new headquarters of the European Patent Office in Rijkswijk, The Hague.
Art & Build was shortlisted in Augustus 2012 with architects Henning Larsen (DK) and Jean Nouvel (FR) for the second round of this prestigious competition.
In partnership with Cordeel (NL), CFE (BE) and Group A (NL)
Located at the intersection of the rue Bélliard and the rue Science, the design intelligently interprets “setback” guidelines, with planning permission submitted in June 2011. The inclusion of a generous piazza on the road side of the ground floor enables a convivial entrance gesture at the heart of the rue Bélliard. From the first preliminary sketches, the designers chose to shift the main building’s volume from the corner upwards toward the centre of the structure, giving rise to a five storey atrium.
Designed by ART & BUILD Architect and developed by AG Real Estate, Cristal Campus is located within the Carré 92 business park, designed and developed by the same team. Strategically located next to a RER station as well as the highway A86, Cristal Campus was handed over on August 1st to THALES and now houses THALES Communication & Security’s headquarters. The ensemble provides close to 90,000 square meters of office space nestled within a vast landscaped park.
The city of Bordeaux’s ambition is to build the new reference in tall wood construction, and Art&Build’s project proposes a benchmark composition of over 80 percent wood in the design. From locally made CLT floors to glulam structural bracing, the tower breathes innovation and added comfort for residents.
Competition won in 2016
Team Art & Build / Studio Bellecour