Column Q3 2019 Ms. Architect  for A.zine

Column Q3 2019 Ms. Architect for A.zine

We know Ms Merel Pit, of course, from her work as architecture journalist and as a talented writer. She was part of the De Meester 2016 jury, along with Fritz van Dongen, Arjan Knoester and Hans Lensvelt; the memorable event of De Meester award rewarded Alex de Jong....
Column Q2 2019 Luxury and idealism

Column Q2 2019 Luxury and idealism

Hong Kong has been inhabited for some 5000 years. However, its recent history begins with the British East India Company when they established Aberdeen, an operational base for the opium trade on the island of Hong Kong in 1821. Relations between Great Britain and the...
Column Q1 2019 Beauty is worth the effort

Column Q1 2019 Beauty is worth the effort

In the 19th century when large residential complexes were built, the servant quarters were often put in the attic or added on the roof. In European cities like Paris and Barcelona and some American cities like New York these spaces have become highly desirable and...
The Profession of Architect

The Profession of Architect

Architecture is called the master of the arts but in the Netherlands the profession has ever since I can remember a dualistic attitude towards this salutation. Does the profession want to be part of the arts, the technical engineering or is the architect an...
Finissage expo Massive City / Micro Living

Finissage expo Massive City / Micro Living

Follow-up   Zaterdag 1 juli van 10 tot 14 uur : Finissage van de expositie Massive City / Micro Living in Space 101 aan de Diergaardesingel 101 in Rotterdam, met Chinese thee en lekkernijen.   FOLLOW-UP EXHIBITION “MASSIVE CITY / MICRO LIVING” AT SPACE 101...