WATER TOWER SINT JANSKLOOSTER BY ZECC

Dutch Design BlogWater Tower Sint Jansklooster by Zecc “The water tower is situated in the middle of a protected nature reserve owned by the Dutch Nature Monuments; De Wieden in the province Overijssel. BOEi, Vitens and Nature Monuments took up the initiative to transform the tower to a watchtower. A spectacular ‘ route architecturale” will […]

TIANJIN BINHAI LIBRARY BY MVRDV

“MVRDV and Tianjin Urban Planning and Design Institute (TUPDI) have completed Tianjin Binhai Library as part of a larger masterplan to provide a cultural district for the city. The 33,700m2 cultural centre featuring a luminous spherical auditorium and floor-to-ceiling cascading bookcases not only as an education centre, but also social space and connector from the park into the cultural […]

MARITIME MUSEUM AMSTERDAM COURTYARD ROOFING BY LIESBETH VAN DER POL

Matime Museum Amsterdam courtyard roofing by Liesbeth van der Pol “The building of the Netherlands Maritime Museum will be adapted to the desires and requirements of modern times, designed to accommodate a substantial increase in the number of visitors. By roofing over the courtyard, this space will become a point where visitors can orient themselves […]

SECRET OPERATION 610 BY RAAAF

Secret Operation 610 by RAAAF architects “When aircraft Shelter 610 opens its ruthless doors, a monstrous black behemoth slowly comes driving out. The object revives the mysterious atmosphere of the Cold War and its accompanying terrifying weaponry. At an almost excruciatingly slow pace, the artwork uses its caterpillar tracks to cross the seemingly infinite runway. Due […]