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Aglaee Degros

Arch. Univ.-Prof.

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Research interests

Aglaée Degros is an architect / urban planner and director of the office Artgineering, based in Brussels. With Artgineering, she devises and implements design strategies for complex (inter)urban conditions with a great interest for co-production and stakeholder involvement. In various research and design projects, she re-interprets the relation of mobility, landscape and urban development.

Furthermore Aglaée Degros is university professor and head of the Institute of Urbanism at the Graz University of Technology. In the past she has been a visiting professor and guest lecturer at the several architecture institutions throughout Europe. She had a professorship of Urban Culture and Public Space at Vienna University of Technology (2010) and the Academy of fine Arts in Vienna. She also was visiting professor at the Vrije Universiteit in Brussels

Aglaée Degros is amongst others co-author of the Routledge publication ‘Public Space and the Challenges of Urban Transformation in Europe’ and ‘Brussels, [re]discovering its spaces’. She regularly is a jury member at international urban planning and design competitions.

External positions

Science Fellow , Vrije Universiteit Brussel

2018 → …

Adviser board , Hasselt University

2012 → …

Scientific comity Europan

2007 → …

Co directrice artgineering

2001 → …


  • 201212 Urban design

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honors and awards Agriculture & Biology
public space Earth & Environmental Sciences
redevelopment Earth & Environmental Sciences
sport Earth & Environmental Sciences
urban design Earth & Environmental Sciences
urban planning Earth & Environmental Sciences
Belgium Agriculture & Biology
art Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2001 2019

Territorial Justice

Degros, A. & Schwab, E. Apr 2019 GAM - Graz Architecture Magazine. Graz: JOVIS Verlag, Vol. 15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Als Gastgeberin einladen, Wissen zu teilen

Degros, A. & Gerhäusser, C. 2018 2 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Density in the Common

Degros, A. 2018 Intensify Density. TU Graz Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

From Mobility Infrastructure to Productive Spaces: What kinds of Transformation?

Degros, A. & Szuter, D. 2018 Productive Cities: Europan14 Results. Europan Europe, Vol. 14, p. 150-155

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Public Space and Vibrant Ground-Floor Zones in Sustainable City-Quarter Development: Learning from the Smart City Graz

Grabner, M., Degros, A., Rainer, E. & Konrad, O. 2018 Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions: Results of SSPCR 2017. Bisello, A., Vettorato, D., Laconte, P. & Costa, S. (eds.). Springer, 33. (Green Energy and Technology)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Activities 2004 2018

Schuman plain in Brussel (Event)

Degros, A. (Chair)

Activity: Membership in Jury

Rudolf Wurzer Preis (Event)

Degros, A. (Chair)

Activity: Membership in Jury

Appointment Commission RWTH Aachen, Faculty of Architecture

Degros, A. (Agent)

Activity: External supervision and examination

Le recouvrement du ring de Anvers (Event)

Degros, A. (Chair)

Activity: Membership in Jury


Degros, A. (Chair)

Activity: Membership in Programm Committee


´A1 - P11´Service Area

Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 2010

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Bauhaus Award 2004

Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 2004

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Baunetz Internet Competition

Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 1999

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Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 2011

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Competition Liedekerkepark

Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 2015

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Projects 2018 2021