Essay: Brick A­rchitecture in ­Flanders

06/2019, Bricks, Masonry, Materials and finishes
Thinking of Flanders often brings to mind picturesque towns with brick buildings. Bricks have shaped the region for centuries. Today, many Flemish architects are showing how this traditional building material can be used in contemporary, innovative ways. In ­doing so, they are forging a bridge between past and present. (Sofie De Caigny)