Dutch architecture

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Project • By 8A ArchitectenHousing

Eleven terraced houses

Park 16HovenPark 16Hoven is located on the edge of Rotterdam Overschie. A neighborhood with a wide variety of homes, wide avenues, intimate inner worlds, play areas for young people and lots of greenery. The characteristics of the old polder landscape are reflected in the district. Park 16Hoven offers exclusive living environments for people who love a spacious and luxurious living environment, special architecture and who still want to live close to the city center. Luuk Kramer Fotografie RietzoomPark 16Hoven was developed and built in various phases. The Rietzoom sub-area comprises the southeastern part of the district and is characterized by the large amount of water. About one-fifth of the area's surface is made up of water. Many... More

Project • By 8A ArchitectenHousing

Three terraced houses

WaalsprongTo the north of the city of Nijmegen lies Waalsprong, the new district of Nijmegen. Waalsprong is characterised by three residential areas, each with its own identity and living atmosphere. Living in a green environment is what you do in Oosterhout. You can enjoy nature, peace and greenery in De Waaijer. Do you like urban living in a village character? Then you are at the right place in Lent, with its authentic village centre. Luuk Kramer Fotografie LentWith the so called 'Plant your flag' project in Lent, the city of Nijmegen opted for new forms of living and working. The municipality made land available for approximately 200 self-build plots, on which future residents could realise their dream of living. They could literal... More

NewsNews • 14 Aug 2020

In the Hague, bike parking takes on a museum-like experience

Near The Hague’s Central Station, artists Silo have developed a powerful spatial concepts that transform parking a bike into a museum-like experience. Credit: Mike Bink With its high, bright white ceiling, smart directional markings, spacious aisles and back-lit glass walls, the subterranean bike parking experience is not only exceptional it is quality, but on a more pragmatic level  also enhances the comfort and safety of the thousands of daily users that use the facility.   Credit: Mike Bink An integrated application of light and spatial identity makes the facility appear more spacious, while also more intuitive, thus making it easier to find your bike and the end of a long day.   Credit: Mike Bink A... More

Project • By ipv DelftBridges

Nigtevecht bicycle bridge

connectionThis impressively slender, 104 meter long bicycle bridge across the Amsterdam-Rhine Canal near the village of Nigtevecht provides a much needed addition to the local and regional recreational bicycle network. A wildlife connection was created at the same time and location, allowing wildlife to cross the canal and connecting two areas of natural beauty. integrationBefitting the location the bridge design is slender, transparent and low-key. Spatial integration of the long ramps provided quite a challenge, as the required 10 meter clearance results in very long ramps on either side of the canal. pedestriansThe design provides for a flight of stairs on either side of the bridge, offering pedestrians a shorter route. Separating pede... More