// arthitectural / Netherlands
  • Studioninedots designs a student housing block with 362 dwellings on Ijburglaan in Amsterdam shaped like a smile. Construction begins in December. The initial urban plan for the development of Zeeburgereiland, a reclaimed island designated for the expansion of Amsterdam, involved long large blocks. This would have resulted in monotonous walls of buildings that were highly […]


    more

  • A formerly garage space in Amsterdam’s area de Pijp, turned into a spacious house naturally lit by large roof lights. The interior with a generous 230m2 on one floor level is finished in a simple material palette. The repetition of rectangular rough oak wooden surfaces is in great contrast with the stark white walls, black […]


    more

Subscribe to
our newsletter
daily

Lot 7 is located in the new district ‘t Buitenhof in Culemborg and part of ten terraced houses. These are designed by different architects and built as a whole. The predetermined envelope had to be followed; particularly the position of the front facade. Marc Prosman architects designed a spacious, bright family home. On the outside […]


more

// arthitectural / You may also like to see...

How to live on the outskirts of the city? Rather than creating an urban zone more or less resembling a city-centre, the project seeks the preservation of the local character and quality of life of a place that does not belong to the city or to the countryside. This project aims at creating density while […]


more

In 1990, in his preface titled “Quantum Leap” for the work presenting the Euralille project , Rem Koolhaas wrote: “In our contemporary world, programs become abstract in the sense that they are no longer tied to a specific place or city. They float and gravitate opportunistically around those places that provides them with the most […]


more

The client had just purchased the site, a small but stunningly located oceanfront property with panoramic views of the Pacific, when they were introduced to me. As I had just gone out on my own after many years as Associate Director at a successful mid-size firm I didn’t have much to show that I could […]


more