Urbanism Week 2013

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Organized by Polis, platform for Urbanism, the third edition of Urbanism Week will take place October 8-11 at TU Delft; University of Technology, . A yearly conference, the event aims to understand the perspectives, practices and trends in the field. This year’s Urbanism Week explores the influence of big companies on the city and the design of urban lifestyles. Hoping to link students with the professional field, the four- day program will find new ways of approaching different infrastructure aspects and new practices dealing with the globalized world. This also includes new urban structures and new urban players are going to be designated. For more information, please visit here.

Sports Hall / Slangen + Koenis Architects

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Architects: Slangen + Koenis Architects
Location: Rietlanden,
Architect In Charge: Slangen, Koenis Architects
Design Team: Jetske Bömer, Bart Solinger, Vincent van Draanen
Area: 2,500 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Marcel van der Burg, Bart Solinger

Self-Sufficient House / Pieter Brink

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Architects: Pieter Brink
Location: Het Holtien, Dwingeloo, Nederland
Area: 250.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Pieter Brink

Lutkemeerweg / MAS architectuur

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Architects: MAS architectuur
Location: Amsterdam,
Architect In Charge:
Photographs: John Lewis Marshall

Kunstcluster / van Dongen-Koschuch

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Architects: van Dongen-Koschuch
Location: Nieuwegein,
Architects: Frits van Dongen and Patrick Koschuch
Project Team: H. de Haas, J. Baks, J.W. Baijense, F. Jaubert, R. Versteeg, R. Bos, K.R. Sluijs, S. Lin, R. Duarte
Area: 27550.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of van Dongen-Koschuch

New Naturalis Biodiversity Center Winning Proposal / Neutelings Riedijk Architecten

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Neutelings Riedijk Architecten was recently awarded with the architectural design commission for the new Naturalis Biodiversity Center in Leiden. As one of the top five natural history museums in the world, Naturalis has a collection totaling over 37 million objects.. A collaboration between Zoological Museum, National Herbarium Nederland and the National Natural History Museum, Naturalis has resulted in an expansion of personnel and objects and correspondingly the need to extend and renovate the current location and research facilities. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Villa V / Paul de Ruiter Architects

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Architects: Paul de Ruiter Architects
Location: ,
Project Architect: Paul de Ruiter
Project Leader: Chris Collaris
Area: 489 sqm
Year: 2011
Photographs: Tim Van de Velde

Pettelaarpark / ZZDP Architecten

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Architects: ZZDP Architecten
Location: Hertogenbosch, Nederland
Architect In Charge: Joris Deur, Adam Smit
Design Team: Lysann Theiler, Frank Hoekzema
Area: 12600.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Michel Kievits

Clearing Almere / Frank Goerge

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Architects: Frank Goerge
Location: , The Netherlands
Architect In Charge: Frank Goerge, Hamburg
Structural Design : Carola Goerge, Hamburg
Area: 130 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Courtesy of Frank Goerge

Block 3 / ZZDP Architecten

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Architects: ZZDP Architecten
Location: Buiten,
Architects In Charge: Joris Deur, Adam Smit
Project Team: Lysann Theiler, Jeroen Nieuwenhuizen, Ramon Gianotten
Roofscape Design: Buro Sant en Co.
Area: 23,300 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of ZZDP Architecten

Pavilions in Corporate Campus Apeldoorn / ADP Architects

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Architects: ADP Architects
Location: , The Netherlands
Area: 40 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of ADP Architects, Gerard van Beek, J Musch

Leegkerk Church Interior Renovation / awg architects

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Architects: awg architects
Location: Leegeweg 38, Leegkerk,
Architects In Charge: Jan Verrelst, Maarten Verdonschot
Project Team: Jan Verrelst, Maarten Verdonschot, Gill Bruggeman, Marijn Wittewrongel
Area: 550 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Harold Koopmans, Omke Oudeman

Logistic Building in Corporate Campus Apeldoorn / ADP Architects

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Architects: ADP Architects
Location: Apeldoorn,
Collaborating Architects: Ex Interiors (interior co-architects)
Area: 5,300 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Gerard van Beek, Courtesy of ADP Architects, J Musch

Media Library Drachten / ADP Archtitects

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Architects: ADP Archtitects
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: ADP Archtitects
Collaborators: SH Studio
Area: 650.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Gerard van Beek

Conference Center in Corporate Campus Apeldoorn / ADP Architects

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Architects: ADP Architects
Location: , The Netherlands
Landscape Co Architects: Bureau B+B urbanism and landscape architecture
Interior Co Architects: Ex Interiors
Client: Achmea
Area: 9600.0 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Gerard van Beek

IABR 2014 Call for Projects

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With the theme of ‘Urban by Nature’, the sixth edition of the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam opens in May 2014 in the Kunsthal in . With Dutch landscape architect Dirk Sijmons as the curator, IABR is calling for best practices from all over the world to support and substantiate the Biennale’s main exhibition’s narrative. Prospective participants who have designed or are designing concrete projects that deal with the relationship between man, nature and city, are invited to submit their applications by June 9, 2013. For more information, please visit here.

Flemish Barn Bolberg / arend groenewegen architect

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Architects: arend groenewegen architect
Location: , The Netherlands
Area: 280 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Courtesy of arend groenewegen architect

Revit Technology Conference (RTC) Europe 2013

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Coming to , this September 27-28, the Revit Technology Conference (RTC) is an independent training conference covering Building Information Modelling in all its aspects, with a core focus on workflows centred on the Autodesk Revit Technology. This is a unique ‘for users, by users’ event, where experts and leaders in the field of BIM share their knowledge and exchange their insights. With speakers and delegates from all aspects of the industry – from designers to owners, from surveyors to facility managers ‐ RTC provides many opportunities and benefits together in a single location. To register, and for more information, please visit here.