a practice.

10(02) a cultural building


renovation of the Maison de la Culture in Tournai

The spatial qualities of the Maison de la Culture in Tournai are revealed through the exposure of the building’s modernist structure. A series of localized and specific interventions redefines the spaces shared by the different organizations occupying the building.

Programme: 400 seats concert hall, exhibition hall, library, workshops, offices

Location : Tournai, BE

Client: Administration communale de Tournai, Ministère de la Communauté française

Status: construction will begin in 2021

Surfaces: 12,000 m²

Cost: 8,500,000.00 €

Team: A PRACTICE., architecture and furniture design / CHANGEMENT À VUE, scenography / BUREAU D’ÉTUDES GREISCH, stability / BUREAU DÉTANG, thermal and fluid engineering / DAIDALOS PEUTZ, acoustic / FORUM, economist / STUDIO OTAMENDI, signage / PIERRE LAUWERS, artist