A Perfect Day
Nomination Arie Keppler Prijs 2020
The Expansion for the Rietveld Academie and Sandberg Instituut is nominated for the beautiful Arie Keppler Prijs 2020. The aim of the two years prize is to highlight policy developments and realized projects in the field of architecture, urban development, landscape and heritage with exemplary significance. This means that they are leading in social, societal, technical or spacial terms.
Nomination Best Schoolbuilding 2020
Very proud that the expansion for the Rietveld Academie and Sandberg Instituut is nominated by Architectenweb Awards for Best Schoolbuilding of the Year in the Netherlands. The jury consists of Gus Tielens, Bas van Dam, Annuska Pronkhorst, Tako Postma, Thomas Dieben en Marieke Kums.
Yearbook for Architecture 2020
The Rietveld expansion is published with four nice pages in the yearbook Architecture in the Netherlands 2020. Every year a three man editorial team presents in this publication a selection of special projects completed in the past year and describes the most important developments that influence dutch architecture. This year the editorial team was formed by Kirsten Hannema, Teun van den Ende and Arna Mackic
Nomination building of the year 2020
Very very happy with the nomination of building of the year 2020. The expansion of de Rietveld Academie is nominated as one of the best ten new buildings of the year in The Netherlands according to the association for Dutch architects. The jury consits of chairman Nellie Kroes and Ronald Schleurholts, Rob van Kalmthout, Saartje van de Made, Jolijn Valk and Emile Spek.
The Fluck van Eesteren & Van Lohuizen foundation awarded Studio Paulien Bremmer with a grand for the proposed research 'Composting Vacaresti' into the transformation of Lacul Vacaresti in Bucharest, Romania. A research in the transformation of the abandonned concrete reservoir started in Ceausescu's times into the nowaday's protected nature reserve.
Publication GRA in German magazine Detail
The Rietveld Academie is beautifully covered in an eight pages publication on the making and detailing of the building in the april issue of German magazine Detail.
A Perfect Day
Drawing exposition A Perfect Day is from 05.03.2020-15.03.2020 on shown at Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam. With work from o.a. Guy Vording, John Körmeling, Kamagurka, Koos Busters, Miriam Elia, Olga Scholten, Paul Faassen en Rogier Roeters. Exhibition design by Studio Paulien Bremmer.
Moving images of Expansion Rietveld Academie and Sandberg Instituut
Filmmaker John Treffer shot very nice images scanning the interior of the expansion with his drone camera.
See the images here
Dezeen publishes Expansion Rietveldacademie + Sandberg instituut
see publication here
Architectuur Lokaal publishes Expansion Rietveld Academie + Sandberg Instituut
Nice article on the expansion, by Vincent Kompier interviewing Paulien Bremmer on background idea's and the design + building proces of the expansion. Architectuur Lokaal is an independent foundation + magazine that focuses on providing solutions for spatial issues in the Netherlands.
See article: Inventiviteit en daadkracht bij ruimtelijke opgaven, October 2019, Architectuur Lokaal.