social engagement

  1. project

    't Haarhuus

    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 …

  2. project

    Erve Mensman

    New residential care centre Erve Mensman on the edge of the rural village of Geesteren, lies next to authentic farm Erve Maathuis, where the buildings slowly merge into the 'essenlandschap' (ashtree landscape). Erve …

  3. project

    Mosque Almelo

    Proposal by IAA Architects for the new Almelo mosque in a limited design competition.

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    Fundraiser 2018 'Chance for a child'

    On 17 October, the annual Fundraiser Chance for a Child was held in Landhuishotel & Restaurant De Bloemenbeek in De Lutte. The highlight of the evening was the auction led by Jan Smit (chairman of the KNVB …

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    Archikidz 2019: Living in the clouds

    On Saturday 23 March, the fourth edition of Archikidz Enschede, a free workshop for over 100 children aged 7 to 12, took place with great success. The young participants were received in Tetem and then accompanied by …

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    Social engagement

    Responding to relevant scientific findings and new artistic trends is the basic philosophy of IAA Architects. We are actively involved in socially relevant discussions and, as members of the Green Business Club …

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    Expansion Tearoom Wattez in Enschede completed

    The extension of Tearoom Wattez in the former gardener's house in the G.J. van Heekpark has been successfully completed. The tearoom is a day-care location of care organisation Aveleijn, where, under guidence, …

  8. project

    Holstohus Olst

    Multifunctionality, flexibility and transparency play an important part in the Holstohus. With stairs, elevator, vides and a light street, the central hall connects the floors and users with one another. In the hall, amongst others, the municipality information desk, the tourist office, the public library and a lunchroom are located.

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    The Zonnestraal

    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 …