Despite their aesthetical, functional and ecological properties, bricks are still often highly underrated as a building material or design element. We want to change that misconception. Our platform architectum offers discerning architects exactly what they need: unusual and creative ideas combined with meaningful solutions.
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On our online platform architectum, we showcase innovative and successful building projects that cover the planning and ideation process, implementation and final result of their projects.
The international brick projects range from new construction to renovation, single-family homes to infrastructure buildings. They cover the product groups façade, roof, wall and pavers and show the endless possibilities of clay products.
Like a custom-tailored suit: This residence in Hasbergen was tailored to the needs of its residents both inside and out. For the façade, walls, and entryway, the Engelshove architecture and engineering office relied on a natural product – bricks.
New centre for Zevenbergen: To breathe new life into the town centre around the historic port, clay paving bricks were used, a construction material that creates an authentic connection between the modern and the rustic.
A restored farmhouse and gatehouse with a new look: A new building project with a community garden and historical flair was constructed in Belgium using a former farm with a listed historical brick house.
Listed building and a historical cultural landscape: The Norwegian residential building project Veritas Have was a challenge, and today it is classic example of high-end, urban living in amidst greenery.
The students in the university city of Bielefeld need high-quality, affordable living space. This residence hall packed maximum living space onto a small lot, while remaining casual and airy thanks to the design of the façade.
lowing spaces, seamless transitions, free configuration – this is what sets apart this private home in the small town of Otopeni, Romania, which appears from the outside to be half brick and half simple white.