Tag: Netherlands

Bench No. 3 | Floris Wubben

Bench No. 3 | Floris Wubben

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• December 17, 2010 • Comments (1)

Dutch designer Floris Wubben recently has created Bench No. 3. The graceful lines of Bench No. 3 bring to mind a wave cascading over driftwood or as Rob Cassey from England’s prestigious Garden Design Journal puts it This is an incredibly beautiful and potentially iconic object that reminds me both of Issey Miyake’s work and […]

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Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

Six winners of the Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Awards

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• November 25, 2010 • Comments (0)

Here are the six Western Red Cedar Architectural Design Award winners, the competition is sponsored by the Western Red Cedar Lumber Association to recognize creativity and innovative design by using one of the world’s most unique building materials, Western Red Cedar. The award winners offer a range of creative approaches using Western Red Cedar… They […]

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Youmeet Meeting Centre | sprikk

Youmeet Meeting Centre | sprikk

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• October 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

The Dutch studio sprikk designed an innovative meeting centre for youmeet. Youmeet offers meeting- and workshop spaces as well as training sessions in innovative ways of working hosted by creative professionals. The space provides environments according to five steps in the creative process : ‘create’ generating ideas, hosting brainstorm sessions ‘design’ laboratory for developing ideas, […]

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Renovation of the Stations of Oostlijn | GROUP A + Fabrique

Renovation of the Stations of Oostlijn | GROUP A + Fabrique

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• October 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

Architectural studio GROUP A and multi-disciplinary design agency Fabrique together have won the European tender for the renovation of the stations of Oostlijn of the Amsterdam Metro. According to the jury, the proposal by GROUP A / Fabrique not only ‘returns to the basics of the  original design’, but is also ‘a vision for the […]

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UNStudio Office Tower | UNStudio

UNStudio Office Tower | UNStudio

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• September 23, 2010 • Comments (1)

Dutch architectural practice UNStudio‘s UNStudio Office Tower in South Axis business area Amsterdam, has been recently realised. The façade of the UNStudio Tower plays with the juxtaposition of a horizontal and vertical articulation, conceptually relating to the principles upon which the moiré effect is based. In the design for the tower it was important for […]

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Playground Building in Utrecht | Van Rooijen Architecten

Playground Building in Utrecht | Van Rooijen Architecten

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• September 21, 2010 • Comments (1)

In The Netherlands, Dutch architectural practice Van Rooijen Architecten completed the new playground building in an inner courtyard close to the city center of Utrecht for the children of the neighborhood. The old existing building on the playground was to be replaced by a new one. The brief called for a modest, durable and safe […]

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Studio Roosegaarde's three premieres in Paris, Utrecht and Enschede

Studio Roosegaarde’s three premieres in Paris, Utrecht and Enschede

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• September 19, 2010 • Comments (0)

Studio Roosegaarde has 3 exciting interactive premieres this week. They are ‘Lotus 7.0‘, ‘Intimacy Black & White‘ and ‘Divine‘. The Lotus 7.0 with its hundreds of heat sensitive foils will unfold themselves at museum Le Cube in Paris, high-tech garment Intimacy will become transparent based on social interactions at Centraal Museum and a special public […]

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YNNO Workplace | sprikk

YNNO Workplace | sprikk

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• September 16, 2010 • Comments (2)

Sprikk designed a new working environment for consulting agency YNNO. YNNO advises on innovative methods of working and the environments that support these. Their expertise follows the conceptions of the “new ways of working”. As their best reference sprikk planned the office that embodies these notions. Since their consultants spend more time at their client’s […]

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compact interior project | i29 interior architects

compact interior project | i29 interior architects

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• September 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

Netherlands-based i29 interior architects recently has completed a compact interior project for a small apartment in Amsterdam, NL (45 m2), which was completely renovated because of foundation repair. In it’s new layout all the functions of the house are placed in two wall units. Entrance hall, wardrobe and kitchen equipment are hidden behind a pinewood […]

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Pels Rijcken | GROUP A

Pels Rijcken | GROUP A

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• September 3, 2010 • Comments (0)

GROUP A is responsible for the interior design for the new office of Pels Rijcken & Droogleever Fortuijn attorneys and notaries. The office is located in one of the new wings of the redeveloped Babylon building in The Hague. The design represents the core values of Pels Rijcken, the firm where the state advocate is […]

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