Master Painters Inspire Ministry Office Design in Netherlands

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For the renovation and connection of two government ministry offices in The Hague, The Netherlands, architecture studio HofmanDujardin found inspiration in the rich color palettes used by Dutch painters Mondrian, Van Gogh, Rembrandt and others.

Stacked White Volumes Edged in Black: Sanibell Office Building in The Netherlands

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RoosRos Architecten has developed a contemporary office building and a storage unit for Sanibell , manufacturer of quality ceramic hygiene ware, in Oud-Beijerland, The Netherlands.

Live, from the Netherlands.

Entra Magazine

This week I''ll be blogging from Amsterdam -- am here for the design fairs, but I''ve also got a few extra days to explore the city and visit some of the smaller museums.

Vintage Tile Tour, Continued

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Art Deco tile ceramic tile history cloisonné tile Delft tile Dutch tile glazed tile mural historic tile mosaic tile The Netherlands Tile Heritage Foundation vintage bathroom tile vintage tile By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

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Modern Villa in Netherlands Evokes Minimalist Gallery

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A bungalow in Bilthoven, The Netherlands, designed by Dutch architect Van der Woerd in the late 1950s, was given a makeover by Lab32 architects. The stylish lighting plan, also designed by Lab32, contributes to the gallery-like feel of this modern villa in The Netherlands.

Contemporary Houseboat in the Netherlands Offers Both Privacy and Views

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Located on a canal in Utrecht, The Netherlands, this houseboat by BYTR Architects is a contemporary dream. Photography by StijnStijl ] The post Contemporary Houseboat in the Netherlands Offers Both Privacy and Views appeared first on Freshome.com.

Vintage Tile Tour of Original Los Angeles Spec House

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Joe Taylor, whose encyclopedic knowledge of tile and tile history is impressive, explains that Royal Dutch cloisonné tiles were only made by one factory in The Netherlands. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile.

1960s House Update in The Netherlands Encouraging Healthy Family Living

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An old 1960s house located in North Brabant, The Netherlands was upgraded by WillemsenU Architects in order to serve the modern living needs of a family of four.

Bright Home in Repurposed Industrial Harbor Quarter in the Netherlands

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Photography by Christian Van der Kooy , information courtesy of Studio MAKS and Architecture Insight ] The post Bright Home in Repurposed Industrial Harbor Quarter in the Netherlands appeared first on Freshome.com.

Cabin in Netherlands Park Fit For Modern-Day Thoreau

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Nestled in the wilderness oasis of The Netherlands’ 5,900-acre Noorderpark sits a modern take on Henry David Thoreau’s famous cabin at Walden Pond. Photography by John Lewis Marshall] The post Cabin in Netherlands Park Fit For Modern-Day Thoreau appeared first on Freshome.com.

University of Twente Collaborates to Improve Asphalt Roads in the Netherlands

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In cooperation with eleven road construction companies, the University of Twente is working on improving asphalt roads in the Netherlands. By using new technology during the asphalt paving process

Sustainable L-Shaped Retreat in The Netherlands: The Dockboot Holiday Home

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De Zwarte Hond completed Dockboot Holiday Home , a surprisingly spacious residence located on the island of Schiermonnikoog in The Netherlands. Photography by Michel Kievits ] The post Sustainable L-Shaped Retreat in The Netherlands: The Dockboot Holiday Home appeared first on Freshome.com.

Complex Modern Villa Embracing Its Lively Surroundings in Utrecht, The Netherlands

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Wright, the openness of Mies van der Rohe and the tactile materiality of Zumthor stood at the basis of The Dune Villa in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The post Complex Modern Villa Embracing Its Lively Surroundings in Utrecht, The Netherlands appeared first on Freshome.com.

Modern Villa Kerckebosch Taking In A Forested Landscape in the Netherlands

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Villa Kerckebosch is a recently built family residence developed by Engel Architecten in the forested landscape surrounding Zeist, a small town in the center of the Netherlands.

New Colossal Mixed-Use Performance Space in The Netherlands: Theatre Spijkenisse [Video]

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The close collaboration between UNStudio architects and Arup led to the development of the New Theatre Spijkenisse, a contemporary building design in Spijkenisse, The Netherlands.

Scania Installs Largest Solar Roof at Its Zwolle Production Unit in the Netherlands

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Scania has taken its most recent major step in its transition to using only renewable energy in its production operations. The production unit of the company located in Zwolle, Overijssel, will

Entra Magazine: Fanning the creative fire - Blogger

Entra Magazine

Artist Bea Peters at her Haarlem studio While in the Netherlands, I had the good fortune to meet the talented Bea Peters. MAGAZINE. ABOUT. RESOURCES. CONTACT. Monday, October 17, 2011. Fanning the creative fire.

Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

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Countries like Spain, Italy, France and the Netherlands all have signature styles: Photo: A wall in the Alhambra; image via Libby Turner Dickstein for Architectural Ceramics. While the Netherlands became known for their imagery, England became known for their installation methods.

Massive Contemporary Residence Taking in Perfect Lake Views

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BBSC Architects completed the design and development of a massive contemporary residence located in The Netherlands. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas. Kitchen. Living Room. Bathroom. Freshome. Freshome. Best Of. Apartments. Architecture. Bedroom. Furniture. Ideas.

Design Initiative Aims to Improve Dutch Red-Light District’s Image

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The project is part of a larger initiative that aims to improve the image of Woensel-West, a neighborhood in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Architecture design initiative NetherlandsThis unconventional building was designed by Bas Termeer in collaboration with Diederendirrix Architects.

Time2Design: My World | My Time2Design | My #BlogTourCGN

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I just returned from my #BlogTourCGN adventure, (Thats short for Blog Tour Cologne Germany & Netherlands), and I am sorting thru the thousands of photos I took, the business cards I collected and in general just trying to wrap my head around where to even begin. PAGES. SLIDESHOW. FOLLOW.

Stylish Amsterdam Home Dotted with Eccentric Decorations

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The renovation is part of a larger project that aims to upgrade many of the old buildings surrounding the canals of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Amsterdam-based studio Cocoon Living transformed a large three-story house into a contemporary home for a travel-loving family.

Contemporary Add-On Transforms This Dutch 50s Farmhouse

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Located in a village in Aalten, Netherlands, this 50s farmhouse’s renovation is a contemporary blend of the traditional and the modern. Bureau Fraai updated the interiors in the main living area, and created an add-on living space that incorporates the old barn next to the house.

No Passport Required: 4 Global Etsy Trends for Your Home and How to Rock Them

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Designers from the Netherlands have always been famous for their modern and cutting-edge sense of design, especially when it comes to lighting and furniture. And no other region combines minimalism and statement lighting as well as the Netherlands.

Instant Room Upgrade: Mineral Wall Panels by 3DWalldecor

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The 3DWalldecor pure white mineral wall panels are designed in The Netherlands and made in France to be a green, durable, fire-safe and modern high-end interior product. 3DWalldecor is a young Dutch design company, which focuses on the development of three dimensional wall decoration.

These 3D-Printed Houses Can Be Printed Today and Move-In Ready Tomorrow – for Under $10K

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A neighborhood of 3D-printed houses for rent in Eindhoven, The Netherlands Eindhoven University of Technology is set to 3D print a neighborhood of concrete houses for rent named Project Milestone. If you have 24 hours and $4K to $10K to spend, you can print out the custom home of your dreams.

Former Office and Workshop Becomes Contemporary Loft

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The creative team behind EVA architecten renovated a former office in ‘s Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, and converted it into a spacious contemporary loft.

Avente Tile Talk: Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012

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Over time, and with the spread of Islam, the art made its way through to Northern Africa, and to what is now known as Spain, Italy, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Step Up to Spanish Tile | September 2012.

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Half-Sunk in the Dune House

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Located on the island of Terschelling in the Netherlands, Dune House by Marc Koehler Architects rises over the harsh terrain, offering views of the North Sea.

Cramped ’60s House Transforms Into Open Modern Residence

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Woonhuis M , an open modern residence in North Brabant, the Netherlands, was envisioned by the creative team at WillemsenU Architecten. Exhibiting a bold character, the project is the result of an extensive transformation.

Barnwood Adds Warmth to Modern Glass Retreat in Belgium

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The building, near the Netherlands border, was constructed in a rural area overlooking a meadow. Govaert & Vanhoutte Architects shared photos and information about the Graafjansdijk House , a modern project they envisioned in Knokke, Belgium.

Modern Family Villa Infused With Minimalist Precision

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Imagine living in a modern family villa like the Villa Spee Haelen in the Netherlands. Famous for living openly and inviting bright natural light inside with every chance, Dutch people inspire us to live fully in an environment that suits our needs and desires.

Small and Charming Weekend House With an Optimum Level Of Openness

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What are your thoughts regarding this unconventional home design in The Netherlands? Located on the Dutch island of ‘Vlieland, this small weekend house looks like a true holiday oasis.

Frame Magazine Retail Store in Amsterdam Combining 2D and 3D Visual Effects

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i29 interior architects where asked to design the a second retail store for Frame Magazine in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. i29 proposed a radical concept; two shops in one, two contradictory experiences in one space. One white and rectangular installation versus one black and diagonal.

A Charming Marmalade Factory Conversion in Poland

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The design firm sourced décor from the 1950s and 60s in countries around Europe, including Denmark, the Czech Republic, Poland, and the Netherlands.

Bold, Industrial Office Design for Media Agency

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MediaXplain a media agency in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. This is the second time i29 Interior Architects collaborates with VMX Architects , this time to develop a bold office design for MediaXplain.

Office Space in Amsterdam Converted Into Industrial-Style Family Home

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Design studio TANK transformed a conventional office space in Amsterdam, Netherlands, into a complete family home. Salvaging most of the materials found on site, the designers creatively incorporated them in the livings spaces throughout the apartment.

Old Dutch Classroom Transformed into Creative Family Home

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An old school building in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, was recently converted into a series of private homes. This particular apartment, designed by Standard Studio , addresses the contemporary needs of a family of five.

Exquisite Design for Utility Company Headquarters: Nuon Offices in Amsterdam

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HEYLIGERS Design+Projects have completed the interior design for Nuon , a power company based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. How would you personally imagine the working premises of a large utility company?

Dutch Museum Renovation Features Living Roof

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The bold look of the Biesbosch Museum in Werkendam, The Netherlands, is the result of an eight-month renovation project led by Studio Marco Vermeulen. We love it when museums take a step forward in creativity, highlighting the design trends of the moment.

Bold Office Design for Media Agency Showcasing an Industrial Character

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This is the second time i29 Interior Architects collaborates with VMX Architects , this time to develop a bold office design for MediaXplain, a media agency in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Half-Sunk Into a Harsh Landscape Overlooking the North Sea: The Dune House

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Located on the island of Terschelling in the Netherlands, Dune House by Marc Koehler Architects rises over the harsh terrain, offering views of the North Sea.