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The exhibition at Arentshuis relates the visions of the Belgian modernist Huib Hoste (1881-1957) with metaphors of urban development by the German Oswald Mathias Ungers (1926-2007).
In the entrance is a media installation by British artist Stanza.
20 May - 18 October 2015
* 1881 Bruges, Belgium.
+ 1957 Hove, Belgium.
The architect and urban planner Huib Hoste is one of the most striking figures of the Belgian avant-garde. Architectural drawings, publications and documents highlight his visionary plans for Bruges. more about…
Oswald Mathias Ungers
* 1926 Kaisersesch, Eifel, Germany.
+ 2007 Cologne, Germany.
Architect and architectural theorist.
In association with the Ungers Archiv für Architekturwissenschaft UAA Köln, reconstruction of his exhibition "City Metaphors", held in New York in 1976. City maps paired with photographs and records of nature, convey eye-opening associations. more about…
As a prolog under the heading "The Intelligent City", the British artist Stanza displays his media art installation Body 01000010 011011110110010001111001.
>> Introductory text from the Guide
Group show at De Bond Cultural Center: Cities in a state of perpetual motion, poised between a state of ruin and construction mainly in the Middle and Far East.