Modern architecture in Belgium

  • 262 Pages
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  • English
M. Vokaer , Brussels
Architecture -- Belgium -- 19th century, Architecture -- Belgium -- 20th ce



StatementPierre Puttemans ; illustrations by Lucier Herve ; translated from the French by Mette Willert.
SeriesHistory of architecture in Belgium ; v. 5, History of Architectural styles in Belgium ;, v. 5.
LC ClassificationsNA1167 .P8713
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p., [12] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4491196M
LC Control Number79320943

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Description: pages, 12 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 32 cm. Series Title: History of Architectural styles in Belgium, v.

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Other Titles: Architecture modern en Belgique. Responsibility: Pierre Puttemans ; illustrations by Lucier Herve ; translated from the French by Mette Willert. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bekaert, Geert, Contemporary architecture in Belgium.

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Department of Architecture and Author: Mil De Kooning, Geert Bekaert. St Loup Church, Namur (Baroque): Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, Liège (Baroque): St. Carolus-Borromeus, Antwerp (Baroque). Some of Belgium’s finest cathedrals and most of its great abbey churches were ripped down during the anti-religious turmoil of the s.

However, a great many splendid religious structures did survive, including the sturdy Romanesque Collégiale Ste-Gertrude in Nivelles. Romanesque architecture, characterised by very hefty columns and semicircular arches, disappeared gradually.

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Focusing on the period surrounding World War II —before fossil-fuel powered air-conditioning became widely. Modern architecture, or modernist architecture, was based upon new and innovative technologies of construction, particularly the use of glass, steel and reinforced concrete; the idea that form should follow function (functionalism); an embrace of minimalism; and a rejection of ornament.

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