• Z33

    Z33
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    • Z33

      In 2012, a competition was organized for the expansion of the Z33 museum in Hasselt.

      The museum uniquely inhabits a picturesque collection of buildings from different periods in the setting of a former convent.

      The intimacy and variety of the museum’s existing repertoire is to be further expanded with the insertion of a new building offering new levels of flexibility and curatorial potential.

      Basing its height on that of the ruined chapel whose carcass still inhabits the central garden space, the new building delicately delivers both an identifiable center point for the museumsite and unprecedented verticality for installation.

      In 2012, a competition was organized for the expansion of the Z33 museum in Hasselt. The museum uniquely inhabits a picturesque collection of buildings from different periods in the setting of a former convent. The …

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    • © XDGA
    • © XDGA, photo Frans Parthesius
    • © XDGA, photo Frans Parthesius
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    • © XDGA, photo Frans Parthesius
    • © XDGA, photo Frans Parthesius
    • 2012158 Z33

      competition,

      CityHasselt

      Programmuseum, offices, workshop, logistics

      Year2012

      Procedurecompetition

      ClientZ33 House for contemporary art

      Total floor area2.980 m²

      PhotographsFrans Parthesius