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

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01/22/2015 - 10:41

BVRN Milestone

The Beveren Team has finished the plans and documents for the application for the building permit of a new police office and administrative center. The whole set was submitted today. Tons of paper for tons of work. Here's a link to the community's website
01/15/2015 - 09:52

50 Imaginary Buildings Published

Yesterday, 14th of January, the book "50 imaginary buildings" (50 fictieve gebouwen) was presented in the new library of the department of architecture and urbanism, university of Ghent. (click here for the event page) The book was published by the literary magazine DW B and the publishing house MER paper kunsthalle and curated by Christophe van Gerrewey.
12/16/2014 - 11:05

Firestation of Asse officially opened

Last saturday the official opening of ORG's fire station in Asse was celebrated in the presence of the federal vice-prime ministers Kris Peeters and Jan Jambon and the mayors of the different cities and communities that are served by the fire corps. Some firefighters took the opportunity to speak to the ministers about their griefs, with the following result: De Redactie Link
12/03/2014 - 10:21

BOOK LAUNCH: 50 imaginary buildings

The literary magazine DW B and the publishing house MER paper kunsthalle are publishing a book called "50 imaginary buildings" (50 fictieve gebouwen). 50 writers produced a text or poem that describes one place from a novel. Then 50 architects, ORG one of them, made a drawing of this space. ORG's drawing is a room in a library, based on the interpretation by Ger Groot of Umberto Eco's novel The Name of the Rose.