Europe Building, Amsterdam
Netherlands
(EU2016NL– flickr/creative commons license) DUS Architects designed the temporary entrance facade for the Europagebouw of the 2016 EU Presidency in Amsterdam. Currently underway, leaders from the European Union meet in the building to discuss policies and membership. The facade is …
Arnhem Central Station, Netherlands
Netherlands
(ericderedelijkheid– flickr/creative commons license) UNStudio designed the Arhem Centraal railway station in Arnhem, Netherlands, completed in 2015. This expansion focuses on large overhead lighting and wide structural members. This gives a sense of lightness and connection in the midst of …
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Netherlands
(daryl_mitchell– flickr/creative commons license) Benthem Crouwel Architects designed the extention to the Stedelijk museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, completed in 2012. The original building was designed in 1895 by A.W. Weissman. The building is treated as a container of overall space. …
CitizenM Hotel, Amsterdam
Netherlands
(Rob Marson– flickr/creative commons license) Dutch architectural firm Concrete designed the Citizen M Hotel at the Schiphol Airport, near the city centre and Museum Quarter of Amsterdam. It was completed in 2008. The building is assembled like a stack of …
Sunburst Sanatorium Hospital, Hilversum
Netherlands
(Focushaus– flickr/creative commons license) Jan Duiker, Bernard Bijvoet and January Gerko Wiebenga designed the Sanatorium Zonnestraal near Hilversum Netherlands, completed in 1928. This cutting-edge design changed they way the world considered hospitals, by discarding the dank, unsanitary buildings of the …