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Naturalis Biodiversity Center / Hollandse Nieuwe

© Ewout Huibers© Ewout Huibers© Ewout Huibers© Ewout Huibers+ 27

  • Architects: Hollandse Nieuwe
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  4000
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2019
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: AutoDesk, Chaos Group, Lensvelt, Verwol, Adobe Systems Incorporated, +5

Lorentz Leiden Residential Building / Neutelings Riedijk Architects

© ScagliolaBrakkee© ScagliolaBrakkee© ScagliolaBrakkee© ScagliolaBrakkee+ 15

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  36000
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2020
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: AutoDesk, Merford, Nemetschek, ASC, ASW, +12

Studio Akkerhuis Transforms a 19th Century Flour Mill Complex into a Mixed-Use Project

Part of a bigger vision and a master plan by Peter Zumthor, Studio Akkerhuis’ new 55.000 square meter project in Leiden’s 19th-century flour mill complex is under construction. With a landscape by Piet Oudolf and Lola, the development that recently won the "Future Project - Commercial Mixed Use” at WAF, will include shops, galleries, apartments, workspaces, a hotel, and a spa.

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Naturalis Biodiversity Center Leiden / Neutelings Riedijk Architecten

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Lammermarkt Parking Garage / JHK Architecten

© Ronald Tilleman© Ronald Tilleman© Ronald Tilleman© Ronald Tilleman+ 16

V12K03 / pasel.kuenzel architects

© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg+ 13

  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  180
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2017
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: Reynaers Aluminium, Woodwave

Adaptive Reuse of a Former School for Infants / ATELIER SPACE

© Brigitte Kroone               © Brigitte Kroone               © Brigitte Kroone               © Brigitte Kroone               + 30

  • Architects: ATELIER SPACE
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  694
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2016
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers: JUNG, MHB, Modular, Rexel

ID College and ROC Leiden / Mecanoo

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V13K05 / Pasel.Kuenzel

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  • Architects: Pasel.Kuenzel
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  180

Tea House 'Tuin van Noord' / GAAGA

© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg© Marcel van der Burg+ 18

  • Architects: GAAGA
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2015 Year:  2015

Neutelings Riedijk Architects Reveal Expansion Plans for Leiden’s Naturalis Biodiversity Center

Neutelings Riedijk Architects have revealed the final design for the expansion and renovation of the Naturalis Biodiversity Center in Leiden, the Netherlands. With construction set to begin in October 2015, the rejuvenation scheme will see the renovation of 20,000m2 of the existing museum and the construction of an additional 19,000m2.

 Learn more about the project and view selected images after the break.

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Nieuw Leyden Block / Arons en Gelauff Architecten

© Luuk Kramer© Luuk Kramer© Luuk Kramer© Luuk Kramer+ 12

BioPartner / JHK Architecten

© Arthur Meerloo© Palladium Photodesign© Palladium Photodesign© Palladium Photodesign+ 10

Marecollege / 24H Architecture

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New Naturalis Biodiversity Center Winning Proposal / Neutelings Riedijk Architecten

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 Amsterdam 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.

Leiden University New Science Campus / JHK Architecten + Inbo

Designed by JHK Architecten + Inbo the construction of the first phase of the new science campus of the University of Leiden officially started last Thursday, February 28th. The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at Leiden will at completion of the building project present itself in one building, promoting the cooperation between the different institutions housed within. Leiden University will have a modern, open and communicative building in which the various research institutes of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences will be interconnected better than ever. More images and architects' description after the break.

Two Sports Centers Boshuizerkade / René van Zuuk Architects

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Stripe House / GAAGA

© Marcel van der Burg   © Marcel van der Burg   © Marcel van der Burg   © Marcel van der Burg   + 27

  • Architects: GAAGA
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2012