All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions

Housing for Musicians / 24H > architecture

Housing for Musicians / 24H > architecture

Courtesy of  24h architecture Courtesy of  24h architecture Courtesy of  24h architecture Courtesy of  24h architecture + 32

Hoogvliet Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Architects: 24H > architecture
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 4000.0 m2
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2010

Text description provided by the architects. For the Co-housing project that was developed by WIMBY (welcome in my backyard) as part of the International Building Exhibition Hoogvliet, a new urban concept was developed. The concept gives not only expression to the thought that a musician is an individual with a communal passion, but also expresses a form for new collective space within the contemporary city.

Courtesy of  24h architecture
Courtesy of 24h architecture

Especially for musicians, 38 houses were recently completed that all have their own music room. Most of the music rooms are placed in a collective mountain. The individual music rooms all have their own light pyramid that protrudes through the grass mountain.

The houses are arranged in various 'stamps' which are repeated multiple times. On the edge of the 'stamps', individual zinc covered music rooms are added like parasites to a tree. These parasites accentuate the main urban routes through the site.

Courtesy of  24h architecture
Courtesy of 24h architecture

This project is build with an extreme low energy consumption avarage (EPC 0,46), do to the urban heating system that reclycles energy from the nayboring Rotterdam harbour. The wood facades are made of hydro thermal treated wood from local earupean forests.

Project gallery

See all Show less
About this office
Cite: "Housing for Musicians / 24H > architecture" 03 Sep 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/75493/housing-for-musicians-24h-architecture/> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments
Read comments
Courtesy of  24h architecture

音乐家住宅 / 24H architecture

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.