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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, (Accepted/In press) GAM - Graz Architecture Magazine. Graz: JOVIS Verlag, Vol. 15.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Als Gastgeberin einladen, Wissen zu teilen

Degros, A. & Gerhäusser, C., 2018, 2 p.

Research output: Other contributionResearch

Density in the Common

Degros, A., 2018, Intensify Density. TU Graz Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

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 proceedingChapterResearch

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 contributionResearchpeer-review

Activities 2004 2018


Aglaee Degros (Chair)

Activity: MembershipMembership in Programm Committee

Rudolf Wurzer Preis (Event)

Aglaee Degros (Chair)

Activity: MembershipMembership in Jury

Le recouvrement du ring de Anvers (Event)

Aglaee Degros (Chair)

Activity: MembershipMembership in Jury

Schuman plain in Brussel (Event)

Aglaee Degros (Chair)

Activity: MembershipMembership in Jury

Referee for the department of architecture, University of Cambridge

Aglaee Degros (Agent)

Activity: Examination or supervisionExternal supervision and examination


´A1 - P11´Service Area

Aglaee Degros (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prizes / Medals / Awards

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