Matryoskha House by Shift Architecture Urbanism, Rotterdam

Matryoskha House by Shift Architecture Urbanism

Dutch studio Shift Architecture Urbanism has recently transformed an early 20th century townhouse into two high-end apartments by radically opening it up. Situated in the center of Rotterdam, the Matryoskha Hou...
Casa Kwantes by MVRDV, Rotterdam

Casa Kwantes by MVRDV, Rotterdam

MVRDV has recently completed Casa Kwantes, a private residence in The Netherlands based around the clients’ desire for seclusion and privacy, whilst having a maximum of daylight and open living spaces. From...
Skinny House in Rotterdam by Gwendolyn Huisman and Marijn Boterman

Skinny House in Rotterdam

Dutch architects Gwendolyn Huisman and Marijn Boterman designed this skinny house in Rotterdam for themselves, showing how forgotten empty spaces in the city can be used. Each city has neglected spaces that can...

MVRDV completes giant staircase in Rotterdam

A little over a month since its presentation, the giant staircase designed by Dutch practice MVRDV has been officially opened in Rotterdam. 180 steps leading up from the Stationsplein, outside Rotterdam Centra...

MVRDV Installs a Giant Staircase in Rotterdam

From mid-May to mid-June, Rotterdam is set to host a temporary new eye-catcher, a giant staircase with 180 steps leading from Stationsplein, outside Rotterdam Central Station’s entrance, to the top of the Gro...

Wine Shop Clad With 2100 Engraved Oak Panels

Rotterdam based Studio AAAN have combined architecture and wine in their design for the new wine shop Wijn aan de Kade. The store is located in a 1896 monumental building along the Admiraliteitskade in the ce...

Urban Ant City by STUDIO 1:1

The spatial installation ‘Urban Ant City’ by Dutch design firm STUDIO 1:1 is a living city map of Rotterdam. Hundreds of Spanish ants find their way through the functionally planned city, designed by arc...

Shining McDonald’s in heart of Rotterdam

After a very fast construction period of only two months a striking new pavilion shines in the heart of Rotterdam. Mei architects and planners designed this new McDonald's pavilion on Coolsingel Rotterdam. T...

The Markthal Rotterdam by MVRDV opens its door

Today the Markthal Rotterdam designed by local practice MVRDV opens its door to the public. The covered market is located in the city center of Rotterdam and comprises 96 fresh produce units and 20 hospitality ...