Francelle Cane

Francelle Cane /

Francelle Cane is an architect and researcher mainly active in Brussels and Luxembourg. She is a PhD candidate at the University of Luxembourg where she also teaches, carrying out her research as part of the Chair of Urban Regeneration in Esch-sur-Alzette. Her practice focuses on transversal and multidisciplinary research activities tied to the question of the ruin: she advocates for a critical spatial design approach, concentrating on issues such as late capitalism, spatial policies or the man-altered landscape. This approach has been showcased by exhibitions such as Enter the Modern Landscape (2019) and Rising Waters (2018), both held at Bozar, Brussels. This ongoing research is supported by different types of projects and collaborations of various formats.
Cane studied at the National School of Architecture of Versailles and the TU Berlin. She is the author of Machine opérationnelle (FWB, 2021), The World as a Pavilion. Vjenceslav Richter (Koenig Books, 2020, with Meštrić and Strauven) and Enter the Modern Landscape (Bozar, 2019, with Fisher and Strauven).