To mark the beginning of the new TV season, the news channel LN24 welcomed the Brussels architect. In this interview with Joan Condijts, the channel's CO, Francis Metzger talks about some of his projects. He also talks about his work as an architect and teacher and discusses in particular the question of building a new national stadium on the Heysel plateau.
Among other missions, Francis Metzger worked on the Autrique house and on the Central Station, but also in the frame of the works of the contemporaries of Victor Horta, his masters, his peers, his heirs... In the frame of the summer school organised by the faculty of architecture La Cambre Horta of the ULB, the brussels architect delivers a conference, to be followed on line on September 2nd. Info and free registration here.
At Ma2 projects follow one another. Sketches, measurements, submissions, ongoing projects, receptions... Every stage at its own pace, each step at its own time. There are all those files already planned. And then, all those not yet realised, that we still dream of... It’s full of promises one summer.
"According to architect Francis Metzger, the construction site should be completed by the end of 2022. "A look back at the saga and the agenda for the renovation of the legendary hotel. An article by Marc Beaudelot, published in La Capitale on Saturday 9 May.