Articles tagged Netherlands

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A renovated Montessori school in Amsterdam creates spaces for interaction

Amsterdam – Heren 5 Architecten revives a building’s intended light and space for students and teachers at De Scholekster Montessori school.

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The new headquarters of a sneaker company in the Netherlands gets employees moving

Hoofddorp, The Netherlands – Designed by Powerhouse Company and RED Company, the new ASICS EMEA headquarters was created for the employees wellbeing. 

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Sharing (space) is caring – especially when designing effective offices

Amsterdam – BDG Architecture + Design breathed new life into Amsterdam’s Rivierstaete building to unify 15 agencies of British company WPP under one roof.

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Once again, Ace & Tate gets creative with its localised interior nods

Groningen, Netherlands – OS & OOS didn’t shy away from using a regionally sourced natural material to help place an Ace & Tate store among a new locale.

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Alcoholic – and spatial – mixology come together in this new Amsterdam bar

Amsterdam – The world-renowned, London-based Mr Lyan bars introduced themselves in the Dutch capital with nostalgic interiors that flaunt contemporary twists.

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Hermès goes bigger and better in Amsterdam – in a landmark location

Amsterdam – Responsible for the French luxury house’s interiors worldwide, RDAI’s Denis Montel talks about why the Dutch capital’s new Hermès store is unique.

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Forget clay: these delftware vases are made from human tissue

Eindhoven – Hongjie Yang's Semi-Human Delft Blue vases, made with human cells, were engineered with a process used for cancer research.

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This residential building inspired by Dutch pirates shows where Amsterdam’s headed

Amsterdam – Designed and developed by GG-loop, the Freebooter apartments show a different kind of living as more people move from the city’s cramped centre.

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‘Dutch life was like being squeezed into a corset,’ remembers OMA’s Ellen van Loon

Rotterdam – Ten years in a boarding school taught Ellen van Loon how to create a private space in her mind – a skill that serves her well as OMA partner. 

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S-p-a-c-e Projects thinks (coral) pink for Fabienne Chapot’s Haarlem store

Haarlem, Netherlands – The studio’s store concept for the Amsterdam-based retailer uses the colour and curved forms to express the brand’s femininity. 

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To Hella Jongerius, ‘our world suffers from colour anorexia’

Berlin – Cultural entrepreneur Hella Jongerius has learned to embrace the industry to bring more colour into the world. 

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Your future remote workplace is half VR, half carefully positioned real-life objects

Amsterdam – At this year’s Frame Lab, Paula Strunden presented her virtual proposal of a home, featuring real-life components. Can this be adapted to the remote workplace?