In just 50 years, 't Haarhuus in Westerhaar has grown from a nursing home on the P.M. Hackstraat into a contemporary residential care complex on the Oranjestraat. The new complex consists of two buildings with a …
Proposal by IAA Architects for the new Almelo mosque in a limited design competition.
On this small plot, 12 apartments are housed on three floors of a newly developed building. To make the building appear smaller and to connect it to its surroundings, the corners are cut at an angle. The characteristic little residential building is completely covered with slate stone.
The design deliberately opted for the addition of an avlu, traditionally a central place in a mosque. Usually this is an outdoor space, but here the avlu has been executed as a covered courtyard, making the building …
Residential care centre De Zonnestraal is a joint project of housing corporation WBO Wonen and health care institution Sint Maarten which was conducted in order to be able to cope with the ageing population in the De …