People looking for a getaway in Holland as the summer comes to an end are in for a treat. The Texelstroom is a stunning new ferry that will be running between the Dutch islands of Texel and Den Helder.read more
The ever-growing Gasthuisberg site of University Hospital Leuven has undergone a complete make over since its original build dating from the 70s. Multiple architecture firms have been working (and are still working) on the brand-new Gasthuisberg campus, under which architects De Jong Gortemaker Algra together with Stabo and AR-TE. Now, the end is nearing! A sneak peek can be taken during The Day of the Architecture in Belgium on the 11th of October.read more
Maurits Algra, name partner at Dutch design studio De Jong Gortemaker Algra and part of Dutch Health Architects, is internationally recognized as a leading healthcare architect. Such a reputation is reason enough to find out the story and vision behind the man that helps patients heal through his designs.read more
Oil rigs may not have the most pleasant association with the ocean, however, the Noah Oasis project has it in their vision for these two things to coexist. Not just to coexist, but to thrive off of each other.
They are transforming off-shore oil rigs into vertical bio-habitats that help restore the oceans from oil spills, bringing harmony back to marine eco-systems. These floating structures are intended to pop up all over the globe, soaking up the marine-life threatening oils that lurk in the sea.
As driverless cars slowly make their way to the spotlight of our future, a question of practicality arises. Are we road ready for driverless cars? Do we have parking space for driverless cars? Do driverless cars even require parking spaces? These are some of the queries that have been circulating on the up and coming topic.read more
Virtual reality has long since been a fantasy in the minds of gamers and artists alike. The ability to explore a virtual world with limitless possibilities certainly has its appeal. But recently the architecture industry has been getting intimate with the technology, exploring new ways to approach the design process.read more