City Square Mortsel, Belgium


The project desk ABSCISA Archictecten in the Belgium town Mortsel, made a big ecological project on the city square that consists from three main parts: passive multifunctional object, urban area with baldachin and underground parking.

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10 meters console object that hangs above the square, it is not only a beautiful architectural element; there pass the automobilists and the bike riders that are heading into the underground parking. During the night, this object becomes the only source of light that are being stored during the day, and the rain water is transported in underwater tank and reuse in the public toilets.

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