Melopee School (C3 no.410)



C3 no.410 / pp.48-61 (14 pages)



Melopee School _ XDGA

Ghent, Belgium, 2020

Within a single steel frame box, a school building and stacked outdoor play areas are unified
A narrow stretch of dockside a little more than a kilometer from the center of the historic Belgian city of Ghent is the site of a school and community project designed by Brussels based Xaveer De Geyter Architects(XDGA). The commissioned program for the Melopee School combines a primary school, a kindergarten, an after-school care center, a refectory, a café, sports facilities and playgrounds. […]