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In Progress: E' Tower / Wiel Arets Architects

In Progress: E' Tower / Wiel Arets Architects

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The project is located in the Stadium Quarter, an area next to the Phillips Stadium in Eindhoven. It is an integral part of the Stripe S urban plan drawn up by landscape firm West 8.

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The original brief for the area includes the E’ Tower, Block E and a slender end piece of the adjacent Block J – all apartment buildings in this emerging district. A gap between the E’ Tower and Block J will give form to the area’s entrance while also providing an outdoor space adjacent to the tower for use by its inhabitants.

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With a program of simple apartments, the project deals mainly with the horizontal stacking of slabs from which projects a series of specifically shaped brises-soleil, creating a constant play of shadow on the façade, itself composed of a semi-structural glazing of sliding panels. Some apartments have an internal conservatory, serving as a bal- cony during summer, and an extra room during cooler months. All other apartments have their own private balcony.  

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Address:Mathildelaan, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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Cite: "In Progress: E' Tower / Wiel Arets Architects" 31 Jul 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/258141/in-progress-e-tower-wiel-arets-architects-2> ISSN 0719-8884
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