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  4. The Netherlands
  5. MoederscheimMoonen Architects
  6. 2014
  7. CVV Zwervers / MoederscheimMoonen Architects

CVV Zwervers / MoederscheimMoonen Architects

  • 01:00 - 3 December, 2014
CVV Zwervers / MoederscheimMoonen Architects
CVV Zwervers / MoederscheimMoonen Architects, © Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

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© Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

Text description provided by the architects. Dutch architects MoederscheimMoonen have recently completed a new sports accommodation for Football club “CVV Zwervers”. This new accommodation is part of sports park the “Couwenhoek” in the Dutch town of Capelle a/d IJssel.

In the design the architects aim to emphasise on the experience of the sport and its relation to the building.

© Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

On ground level a solid plinth houses the locker rooms and a variety of service areas.

On top of the plinth a partly transparent volume houses the bar and public areas and then overflows onto a large stand overseeing the main field. A generous overhanging roof surrounds these areas in single gesture.

© Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

The dark bricks of the plinth are in contrast with the glass and aluminium superstructure and warm yellow interior of public areas.

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Architect Erik Moederscheim states: “As architects you need to understand the passion and joy people experience with sports. We have been working on small and large-scale projects for almost ten years. To us a relatively small-scale design as the “Zwervers” is much more than a mere sport accommodation.

© Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

Buildings as this have strong communal function. At times where there is no training or match this building is also used as a community centre or meeting location.”

© Luuk Kramer
© Luuk Kramer

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "CVV Zwervers / MoederscheimMoonen Architects" 03 Dec 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/572571/cvv-zwervers-moederscheimmoonen-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884