Brussels, Belgium

ACompetition won in 2014

Client : Unibail-Rodamco / Besix / CFE
Architect Associate : Art & Built
Landscaping : Kathryn Gutavson
Engineering : Arcadis
Program: Centre commercial, logements, bureaux, loisirs touristiques, cinémas, loisirs outdoor
Surface Area: 170 000 m² NSA :
Shopping center 72 000 m²
Housing 56 000 m²
Budget: 287 M € HT
Mandate : Architect Co-ordinator of the overall project. Design and oversight of works of the shopping and leisure center



A space once longing to the exposition park of architecure in 1930 and the L'Atomium and a stadium for the Universal Expo in 1958 becomes the "Quartier du Heysel" in Brussels which currently misses coherence and urban character.

The primary objective and challenge is to create a new lively and animated district to in essence, initiate a new economic dynamism, ecological residencies acessible to everyone and offer a new tourist destinations including leisure and shopping centers. The Europea project is a new piece of Brussels unique in its program and exemplary in its design.

This project aims to achieve the Breeam Excellence Community Certification


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Agency credits

Yann Padlewski (directeur de projet)
Deborah Pill
Francesco Zaccaro
Alison Rondel
Dionisio Rocha
Beat Meier
Hector Montero
Laure Barthelot
Jean-François Guillot
Thomas Poletti
Nathalie François
Margherita Rossi
Michael Shamieh

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