The Organization for Permanent Modernity is an office and research group for urban design and architecture.

The Currents

07/02/2014 - 11:40

SOMA panels emerging

The Market building in Anderlecht is coming together. The first platonic panels have been placed.
06/05/2014 - 08:17

BVRN final design

Last monday ORG's project for Beveren's new Administrative Center and Police Building was presented to the city council. By the end of this month the city plans to approve the final design, so construction could start in 2015.

Click here for the local newspaper's article.
06/03/2014 - 09:43


The US department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the winners of their Rebuild By Design competition yesterday. Out of the 10 finalists, 6 proposals were chosen. The "New Meadowlands" project by Alexander D'Hooghe's Team (CAU+ZUS+De Urbanisten) was selected as one of the projects that are going to be implemented in the next coming years. From left to right on the photo: Kobi Ruthenberg (CAU), Kristian Koreman (ZUS), Secretary Shaun Donovan (HUD), Governor of NJ Chris Christie, Elma van Boxel (ZUS) & Alexander D'Hooghe (CAU, ORG)
04/17/2014 - 11:37

JOLI roof has been delivered

A huge crane lifted the steel prefabricated roof over the house - in one piece. Check out the project page for more pictures.