The jury of NRP Gulden Feniks award for transformation and renovation nominated 7 projects out of 65 submissions this year. All nominated projects show the unique possibilities and great diversity of destinations that existing real estate has to offer. On Wednesday 27 June, the winners will be announced at the Caballero Factory in The Hague and the prizes will be celebrated. De Kloostertuin (Nijmegen) has been nominated in the category Regional Transformation together with Aalmarkt (Leiden). The Kloostertuin includes the ensemble of the Sacrament Church, Aqua Viva, the Park Building, De Drukkerij and the Kloostertuin. The total plan was designed …
Nice publication about the Curve on Architectenweb (in Dutch): click here
Proud to be of the 9 nominees at the Next Step Program, organized by the BNA and Synchroon. And good to hear that what we try to achieve is recognized and apointed out by the jury. Click here for more info.
De Kloostertuin in Nijmegen has been selected (out of seventy entries) as one of the five nominees for the Gouden Piramide, a Dutch prize for the best client of the past two years. We are very happy with this acknowledgement for our client Eduard Kimman! A project in coöperation with Diederendirrix and Kees Tolk landschap. more info (in Dutch): https://www.goudenpiramide.nl/gouden-piramide-2018/nominaties-2018
In Randwijk we are designing a multifunctional building for the municipality and the local FC. The design refers to the drying barns of the typical local brick factories. You can find more images on the project page.
Pssst… wanna buy a house? This weekend we’ll be at the Beurs Eigen Huis (Exhibition Own House) in the Jaarbeurs, Utrecht. Be there! You can already take a look here: http://www.realiseerjedroomhuis.nl/e-v-a-architecten/
Ohlala .. for Heijmans we won the architect selection for 19 homes in Parijsch. Not that French town, but the new neighborhood Parijsch in Culemborg. We have maximized the view of the adjacent park by making the house one and a half times as wide as usual. This means that the floor plan can also be fully flexibly arranged. Soon you will find more information on the website of Parijsch: www.parijsch.nl. And of course on our own site: http://e-v-a.net/?fluxus_portfolio=parijsch
On Monday evening, January 29, 2018, the Architecture Award Nijmegen 2017 was awarded in LUX in Nijmegen. The winner was the renovated building of Tandheelkunde Radboud UMC, designed by INBO. The jury awarded an honorable mention to the Kloostertuin Brakkenstein, a design by diederendirrix, EVA architecten and Kees Tolk Design. Together with the client, Pieter de Ruijter (diederendirrix) and Maarten Terberg (EVA architecten) received the honorable mention. The assignment was by De Nederlandse Provincie Der Paters Jesuits. The professional jury: “The project exudes calm, is spiritual and poetic. The project is excellent at all levels. Everything is right here, everything …
Yay! Our year starts well: The Kloostertuin (housing by Diederendirrix architectuur & stedenbouw, the drukkerij by EVA architecten) has been nominated for the Nijmeegse Architectuurprijs (architecture prize Nijmegen). Best wishes to you all for 2018!
We love our small projects just as much as the bigger ones: In Houten we transformed an entrance hall into a little chapel, using wood, copper and concrete.