H House

Wiel Arets Architects designed the house for a couple located in a leafy area of Maastricht. Project description: The clients are a dances and an actor, as well as landscape architects. Behind the site is a garden, which is occasionally opened to the public. The interior is primarily a single loft like space with a central mezzanine. Two smaller independent volumes – entrance and bathroom – are adjacent to this main volume. The position and shape of the house are defined by the terraces, Read more [...]
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Brouwersgracht Loft

Remco Wilcke of CUBE Architecten and his partner Marloes van Heteren of SOLUZ Architecture designed this distinctive loft located on the first floor of a historic warehouse in the center of Amsterdam. When they found the monument it was still in use as a warehouse, as two separate long and dark rooms of 100 square meter each. They bought the place and hoped the council would let them change the status to “dwelling”, which they did after all the plans were submitted. So in 2008 the old warehouse Read more [...]
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K0809|V36 House

Pasel.Hünzel Architects designed on a former industrial site close to the historical heart of the renowned university of Leiden a series of eleven town houses. The residence comprises two separate dwellings for mother and son, including two spacious and hidden patios. The dark pre-patinated zinc facade with its subtle disposition of seams gives the building a calm but yet spectacular appearance. Looking from the outside, the house appears rather compact and closed – a fortress in the Read more [...]
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Mazzo Restaurant

Concrete Architectural Associates recently complete the interior of the Mazzo Restaurant in Amsterdam. Here is the project description: It’s a typical Amsterdam building: narrow and very deep spaces fused together with different floor and ceiling levels, which automatically provides a natural positioning for the restaurant. 
The first part has a five-meter high ceiling and faces directed outwards. The perfect area for a bar, where guests can order a fast espresso or have a drink at Read more [...]
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City Hall Transformation

CSAR Architecture transformed an old city hall of the village of Noordwijkerhout, which also had been used as a bank, into one big family house. Here is the project description: The inside was completely stripped before rebuilding it. In the back façade new glass sliding doors have been installed as well as a roof light, so that a nice, bright dining room could be created. In one part of the house the floor had been lowered to create an extra layer. This floor has now been removed and Read more [...]
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Staircase Transformation

CSAR Architecture transformed a former staircase into a loft apartment consisting of several spaces on different levels. Here is the project description: The identity of the existing staircase has been the inspiration for the transformation, as well for the interior as for the outside of the former public entrance building located on the KNSM Island in Amsterdam. The staircase building used to be the entrance of the cafeteria connected to it, which is a long building lifted from the ground. CSAR Read more [...]
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Home 08

i29 Architects designed this small apartment of 45 square meters in Amsterdam, completely renovated because of foundation repair. Here is the project description: In it’s new layout all the functions of the house are placed in two wall units. Entrance hall, wardrobe and kitchen equipment are hidden behind a pinewood wall. On the opposite a second wooden wall of the same material is placed. This wall integrated a bench, fireplace and storage. Floor, ceiling and walls are all white. A custom Read more [...]
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Jewelry Studio, Art Gallery And Family Home

CSAR Architecture transformed an existing building in the center of Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel, Netherlands, into a modern jewelry studio and art gallery on the ground floor and family home on the first and second floor. Here is the project description: An existing jewellery studio and art gallery in the centre of the village of Nieuwerkerk aan den IJssel has been transformed into a modern space which suits the art and jewellery. The family home, on the first and second floor, has been Read more [...]
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Villa Dalí

Architecture firm 123DV projected the villa capturing the character of Dalí, Jugendstil forms, spanish facades and nautical life. Here is the project description: The clients asked for a very personal house which would reflect their passions. They are nautical minded and have a love of art, sculptures and especially the work of Salvador Dalí. During the initial design discussions 123DV architecture were also showed pictures of ancient Spanish architecture. They were fascinated by the Read more [...]
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Zenden Hotel and Swimclub

Wiel Arets Architects designed the interior of the Zenden Hotel and Swimclub located in Maastricht, Netherlands. Here is the project description: The Zenden Hotel and Swimclub is located within three monumental town houses near the river Maas in Maastricht, the Netherlands. During the renovation, the scattered program was re-crystallized into an iconographical and integrated whole. Newly created openings in the hotel’s walls allow for views between all areas of the new program, as Read more [...]
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