Herman Teirlinck Building: A Multifunctional Office Building with A Covered Interior Street

Located on the site of Tour and Taxis in Belgium, Herman Teirlinck Building houses the Flemish Government. It is a multifunctional building designed by Neutelings Riedijk Architects in collaboration with CONIX RDBM Architects. This building has awesome common functions that connected via a covered interior street.

Design

Herman Teirlinck Building 1

Herman Teirlinck Building 2

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This building has a meander shape that creates a diverse building volume. This volume integrates with the urban blocks along the Havenlaan naturally. All common functions inside this building for employees are connected via a covered interior street.

 

Spaces

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Herman Teirlinck Building 8

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The common functions for the employees consist of exhibition space, auditoriums, reception rooms, and a restaurant. The office floors on the upper levels are situated around four stunning green courtyards. This way can create a clear and sustainable office building with a lot of natural light.

 

Details

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Herman Teirlinck Building 4

It is a 60-meters building that recognizable as an element of Brussels’ skyline. This project is completed in 2017 with 66,500 m2 in size, designed for VAC De Meander NV (Extensa Group NV & Participatie Maatschappij Vlaanderen NV) as the client.

 

Herman Teirlinck Building Gallery

 

Photographers: Filip Dujardin and Giulia Frigerio

Karin Hoover

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci
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