Dune landscape

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Project • By JAJA ArchitectsWatch Towers

Rubjerg Knude Lighthouse

Ferocious pounding storms constantly move and shape the fantastic dune landscape on the northwest coast of Denmark. In 1968 an enormous sand dune devoured Rubjerg Knude Ligthouse leaving the tower as the only remaining structure, poised on the edge o... More

Project • By UNICA ArchitectsMarinas

Floating Lido

Lido Super yacht Marina is the answer to Floating Venice project, to its necessity of public spaces, beaches and facilities complementing the hotel resort services offer. Lido is a natural companion to Venice, hosting long beaches, an ancient traditi... More

Project • By i.s.m.architectenPrivate Houses


Aerial view of the house the remodeled dune. on the left side of the house lies a wild, untouched terrain. on the back side lies the garden shed in the more structured back garden.   The outset for this house was Jan and Régines search... More

Project • By 2by4-architectsParks

Qurios Zandvoort

Mid July 2019 recreational park QuriosZandvoort opened its doors. The park is situated between the Formula 1 track, the national park Kennemerland and the beach of the town of Zandvoort. It’s also conveniently close to the cities of Haarlem and Amste... More

Project • By N+P ArkitekturPrivate Houses

Petry Retreat

Petry Retreat is located on the west coast of Denmark. In the dramatic dune landscape. From the ground there is a fantastic 180-degree view over the North Sea. The house relate humbly to the nature in terms of geometry and materials.From all the room... More

Project • By FCB Studios (Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios)Offices

Hayle North Quay

FCBStudios third and largest phase of work for historic harbour granted detailed planning permission Cornish 20 acre mixed use regeneration project to go ahead as plans for Hayle North Quay unanimously approved at Strategic Planning Committee.   Loca... More

Project • By Felixx Landscape Architects & PlannersInformation Centres

Maritime campus Almere

Enriched dune landscapeCarnival develops a new maritime campus in Almere, an educational center focused on cruise industry. The ‘CSMART Center of Excellences’ will be located within the new quarter called Almere Duin. This area will be characterized... More

Project • By RHDHV (Royal Haskoning DHV)Car Parks

Underground Parking Katwijk aan Zee

A 1,200 m long sand dune tops the dike, creating a height of between 10 to 11 m above mean sea level for the new coastal protection system in Katwijk aan Zee. The dune has been planted with marram grass and includes paths, a boardwalk, and benches so... More

Project • By Borren Staalenhoef Architecten BV bnaPrivate Houses

Het Kulkje

For a big family, their friends and relatives, a comfortable and modern holiday home was built. The house fits smoothly in its environment although it is located on top of a sand dune in the open landscape of this Dutch Island. The house needed to be... More

Project • By Microscape Architecture Urban designParks/Gardens

Show arena and market area in the Central Park

In partnership with Gonçalo Byrne and Joao Nunes, MICROSCAPE has completed the urban transformation of the former Pini Horse Race Course, converting it into the centre of the new Central Park of Follonica. The show arena and the market area are the m... More

Project • By Atelier PRO architektenSecondary Schools

Vrijzinnig Christelijk Lyceum (VCL)

Atelier PRO has won the European tender for the renovation and redevelopment of the Vrijzinnig Christelijk Lyceum. The VCL is an independent school for senior general secondary education and pre-university education. Its current building is comp... More

Project • By Russell JonesPrivate Houses

Villa Waalre

A recently completed family residence situated within a forested Dune landscape, in Waalre, outside of Eindhoven, in the Netherlands.BackgroundWaalre is a municipality and town in the province of North Brabant in the Southern Netherlands, immediately... More

Project • By Paul de Ruiter ArchitectsPrivate Houses


Park Brederode in the Dutch city Bloemendaal is part of the protected North Holland dune landscape and is a unique living location. At the heart of this beautiful landscape, Paul de Ruiter Architects designed a sustainable villa provided with every l... More

Project • By MecanooParliaments

Eurojust (EU agency)

Eurojust is the EU-judicial cooperation unit dealing with cross-border crime. The new headquarters for Eurojust in the International Zone of The Hague were developed together with the Central Government Real Estate Agency, the Ministry of Justice and... More

Project • By BIG - Bjarke Ingels GroupExhibitions


The new TIRPITZ is a sanctuary in the sand that acts as a gentle counterbalance to the dramatic war history of the site in Blåvand on the west coast of Denmark. The 2,800 m2 ‘invisible museum’ transforms and expands a historic German WWII bunker into... More