Vernissage and opening talk: 40 jaar wedstrijdcultuur

26-11-2021 from 20:00 to 22:00
deSingel, Blauwe Zaal, Desguinlei 25, 2018 Antwerpen

Opening of the double exhibition 40 years of competition culture: Open Oproep. 20 years of architecture in public commission, curated by Maarten Liefooghe and Maarten Van Den Driessche, and Coming of Age.
And presentation of two publications that elaborate on the two exhibitions. On the one hand More than a competition. De Open Oproep in een veranderende bouwcultuur (The Open Call in a Changing Building Culture), a publication by the VAi and the Team Vlaams Bouwmeester. On the other hand, Celebrating Public Architecture. Buildings from the Open Call in Flanders 2000-21, a publication by the German publisher Jovis edited by Florian Heilmeyer.