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Theatre de Stoep / UNStudio

01:00 - 10 October, 2014
Theatre de Stoep  / UNStudio, © Jan Paul Mioulet
© Jan Paul Mioulet

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
  • Category

  • Design Team

    Ben van Berkel, Gerard Loozekoot with Jacques van Wijk and Hans Kooij, Lars Nixdorff, Thomas Harms, Gustav Fagerstrom, Ramon van der Heijden Tatjana Gorbachewskaja, Jesca de Vries, Wesley Lanckriet, Maud van Hees, Benjamin Moore, Henk van Schuppen, Philipp Mecke, Colette Parras, Daniela Hake, Mazin Orfali and Selim Ahmad.
  • Area

    7000.0 sqm
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

MVRDV's Book Mountain Wins Prestigious Red Dot Design Award

00:00 - 27 March, 2013
MVRDV's Book Mountain Wins Prestigious Red Dot Design Award, © via MVRDV
© via MVRDV

MVRDV’s “mountain of books” in the center of Spijkenisse’s town market square has just been announced as winner of the internationally acclaimed red dot design award for “high quality design” in the Architecture and Urban Design category. The jury selected MVRDV’s Book Mountain from 4,662 entries submitted from 54 countries, lauding the project for its “highly refined detail”.

More information on the building after the break...