|ABOUT THE BOOK TOWER
This section is constantly updated because during the past couple of years, the Book Tower has been (re)discovered and cherished by various people. Sometimes the discovery took place quietly and unnoticed, sometimes it was noisy and flamboyant, but all events served the same purpose: to allow anyone who has an eye for beauty to enjoy the tower.
Unfortunately, at every Open House event there is a lot of disappointment because the guided visits to the Belvedere are all too soon fully booked, due to the (very) limited capacity of the tower's single elevator.
Not everyone feels happy about the widespread interest and especially about the fuss caused by film crews or artists. But there is an excuse: the fact is that Henry van de Velde wanted art and artists to be part of his building...