Jean Garcin

  • VIGNETTE, Brussels – Belgium

    VIGNETTE, Brussels – Belgium

    Denis and Sandrine lived in rue de la Vignette in Auderghem, and were looking for a bigger house. A plot of land was available just opposite their home. They hired Karbon’ to design a house that would connect with the back garden. The architects proposed a wooden house and helped them to live in a…

  • HOMBORCH, Brussels-Belgium

    HOMBORCH, Brussels-Belgium

    In 1928, the architect Fernand Bodson created a complex of 120 housing units for the Uccle Cooperative Housing Construction Association. As the buildings no longer conformed to contemporary standards of habitability, the SLRB decided to launch two competitions, one for the renovation of 12 individual houses and one for the envelope renovation of three collective…

  • KARBON’: Portrait of Jean Garcin

    KARBON’: Portrait of Jean Garcin

    After cutting his teeth in Shanghai and Australia, the architect Jean Garcin joined the Karbon’ firm where he learned a certain humility, withdrawal and distancing from architecture. Jean Garcin Karbon’ 19 avenue Auguste Rodin. 1050 Brussels – Belgium +32 (0)2 649 75 02 Website Technical sheet of this architecture video clip Journalist : Emma…