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Body House

in Architecture by Monolab architects ()
  contributed by 159 archdaily, 19 February 2009
The poetics of metaphor in architecture is what comes to mind when one investigates this house in a row. Monolab discarded the formalism of traditional dutch houses that derive their setup from...

Penthouse Las Palmas

Epicentre of Rotterdam city centre expansion: Penthouse Las Palmas on a converted harbour warehouse'Las Palmas' is a multifunctional building of approximately 25,000 m² floor space. With its...

Didden Village

in Architecture by MVRDV ()
  contributed by 159 archdaily, 19 February 2009
Most topping up on rooftops is done for two reasons: a need for additional space and the desire to live or work high above the city rooftops, closer to heaven than to other people. Dutch...

Shipping and Transport College

in Architecture by OFIS arhitekti
contributed by 128 miesvanderrohe, 11 November 2009
The Shipping and Transport College in Rotterdam combines all the knowledge of the maritime and logistics sector in one single institute with different educational and consultancy departments. The...

Travelling Museum Pavillion "Light Building"

Light Building stands in the architectural tradition of pavilions that make a statement about contemporary culture and new possibilities in architecture. The architect's daily practice is influenced...

Veranda car park

in Architecture by Paul de Ruiter
contributed by 159 archdaily, 26 July 2009
To solve the parking problems in the Veranda strip close to the Feyenoord stadium in Rotterdam, Paul de Ruiter was commissioned, by the City of Rotterdam Development Corporation (OBR) and Rotterdam...

De Plussenburgh

in Architecture by Arons en Gelauff Architecten bv
contributed by 128 miesvanderrohe, 11 November 2009
In 2001 an invited competition requested a design for a retirement housing project. The objective of this competition was a design that would set a standard of architectural quality for upcoming...

Kraton 230

The new headquarters of local radio and television station RTV Rijnmond is phase 4a in the redevelopment of the Schiecentrale on Lloydstraat in Rotterdam. The building, which houses not only RTV...

De Wielewaal

The program called for the realization of renewable housing for 102 mentally disabled persons in the Charlois neighbourhood in Rotterdam. Components of the program include the urban plan, a central...

New Luxor Theatre

in Architecture by Bolles+Wilson
contributed by 128 miesvanderrohe, 11 November 2009
The New Luxor Theatre is a major cultural injection strategically located to animate the Kop van Zuid, Rotterdam's new harbour quarter. It faces both the Maas river and Rijn harbour, a new actor on...
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