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Friday 05 July, 2013

Highly Creative Layout Defining Parksite Residence in Rotterdam

A design collaboration between Doepel Strijkers and LEX Architects led to the development of a modern residence in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Entitled Parksite, the dwelling is the result of converting a garage ambulance into contemporary living spaces. By shifting the rear wall with glass, an optimum indoor-outdoor connection was provided, ensuring unobstructed garden views from […]


Friday 05 July, 2013

Highly Creative Layout Defining Parksite Residence in Rotterdam

A design collaboration between Doepel Strijkers and LEX Architects led to the development of a modern residence in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Entitled Parksite, the dwelling is the result of converting a garage ambulance into contemporary living spaces. By shifting the rear wall with glass, an optimum indoor-outdoor connection was provided, ensuring unobstructed garden views from […]



Wednesday 05 December, 2012

Considered One of the Best Workspaces in Europe: Eneco Headquarters in Rotterdam

The collaboration between Hofman Dujardin Architects and Fokkema&Partners led to the development of the Eneco headquarters in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. According to the architects, Eneco’s new building is the perfect example of how clever and efficient office design can offer employees the possibility to work flexibly in a dynamic, open, sustainable and healthy environment. The […]


Saturday 08 September, 2012

Louis Kahn retrospective premiers tomorrow in Rotterdam

The Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAI) will host the exhibition Louis Kahn, The Power of Architecture from September 8 to January 6, 2012. Louis Kahn is known to be one of the most influential architects of the 20th century and has inspired generations with his masterful use of space, light and material.


Friday 07 September, 2012

Louis Kahn retrospective premiers tomorrow in Rotterdam

The Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAI) will host the exhibition Louis Kahn, The Power of Architecture from September 8 to January 6, 2012. Louis Kahn is known to be one of the most influential architects of the 20th century and has inspired generations with his masterful use of space, light and material.


Wednesday 15 August, 2012

AD Round Up: Best from Flickr Part LXXVIII

Photo by Rober1000x – http://www.flickr.com/photos/rober1000x/ It’s time for another Flickr Round Up! Remember you can submit your own photo here, and don’t forget to follow us through Twitter and our Facebook Fan Page to find many more features.


Monday 16 July, 2012

The 4 Coolest “High Line” Inspired Projects

LEGO Bridge by MEGX New York City’s High Line has been such a success – both as an urban renewal project and a money-making tourist attraction – that it’s spawned quite a number of Copy Cats around the world (we found 18, listed after the break, but no doubt there’s many  more…). Many, however, are […]


Monday 30 April, 2012

Urban Podium In Rotterdam / Atelier Kempe Thill

© Architektur-Fotografie Ulrich Schwarz Architects: Atelier Kempe Thill Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands Design Team: André Kempe, Oliver Thill, David van Eck With Teun van der Meulen, Kingman Brewster, Takashi Nakamura, Frank Verzijden Completion: 2009 Site area: 200 sqm Total building budget: € 798.500,- (excl. VAT) – incl. technical installations Photographs: Architektur-Fotografie Ulrich Schwarz


Monday 30 April, 2012

Urban Podium In Rotterdam / Atelier Kempe Thill

© Architektur-Fotografie Ulrich Schwarz Architects: Atelier Kempe Thill Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands Design Team: André Kempe, Oliver Thill, David van Eck With Teun van der Meulen, Kingman Brewster, Takashi Nakamura, Frank Verzijden Completion: 2009 Site area: 200 sqm Total building budget: € 798.500,- (excl. VAT) – incl. technical installations Photographs: Architektur-Fotografie Ulrich Schwarz