The new face of IAA Architecten!

  1. urban planning and landscape
  2. architecture
  3. interior architecture

2018 saw the 50th anniversary of IAA Architecten. We celebrated this with many of our clients and relations on 17 November in the beautiful atmosphere of the Grote Kerk and the Jacobuskerk in Enschede. In those 50 years, several generations of architects have led the office and thus helped to design our living environment. We are proud and happy to announce today that the next generation will join the shareholders of IAA Architecten! We would like to introduce our new team to you. Read more

PULSE BERLIN: highest point reached

  1. integral design
  2. sustainability
  3. architecture
  4. Cradle to Cradle

In Berlin Kreuzberg, at the corner of Stresemannstraße / Möckernstraße, the highest point of the PULSE BERLIN office building has been reached. In collaboration with William McDonough + Partners, this will be the first office in Berlin of which the design is inspired by the Cradle to Cradle® philosophy. The upper floors will have 12,000 m² of lettable office space that can be fully flexibly partitioned. The ground floor around the atrium will be available for restaurants and shops. In the basement, 63 parking spaces with charging points for electric cars are available and there is storage space for 122 bicycles. Read more

Frank te Grotenhuis: qualified architect!

  1. the strength of visualisation
  2. designing research
  3. sustainability

Wonderful news: as of today, our colleague Frank te Grotenhuis is an officially certified architect! After a successful study at the ArtEZ Academy of Architecture in Arnhem, he has signed his diploma today and is now allowed to register in the Register of Architects. More about his graduation project De Koeltoren, from object to space, in which he conducted research into the reuse of the power station cooling tower in Geertruidenberg, will follow soon. Read more

Official opening De Eeshof Bloemenhof

  1. quality of life
  2. technical sustainability
  3. empathy
  4. care centre

On Thursday 28 March 2019, the new building of De Eeshof in Tubbergen was officially opened. The residential care complex of Zorggroep Sint Maarten, which has been inhabited since May 2018, has been given the appropriate name of Bloemenhof. After speeches by alderman Roy de Witte and member of the Board of Directors Patricia Bangma, the festivities could begin. Henk Gersen of IAA Architecten offered a sundial on behalf of the builders. Read more

Archikidz 2019: Living in the clouds

  1. social engagement
  2. the strength of visualisation

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 theatre maker Dolf Moed to De Museumfabriek. Here, surrounded by beautiful paintings, the young participants were able to build a model of their dream house in the clouds. Archikidz' aim is to interest primary school pupils in the architectural profession and in construction. Read more