The Quiet View

On a sunny day I visited the site of Herkenrode Abbey in Hasselt, which has a fascinating history in a beautiful setting.After 15 years of restoration and redevelopment the old farm buildings and […]

99 balloons

A colorful illusion Nina Hagen’s song 99 Luftballons (German for balloons) has become a real hit, and this house in Wexford in the southeast of Ireland has star qualities as well: a mass […]

Alpha&Omega in Nijmegen

The beginning end the end The beginning Having worked earlier on with Standvast Wonen, we have been again commissioned by them to develop a public realm scheme in a very short period of […]

Streetart an optical illusion

When childhood memories meet a profesional carreer, it results in great stuff. From my early childhood on I have allready started to look out for such LEGO images, being self a passionate LEGO […]

A facelift for the Market Square of Nuremberg

Next to renowned offices such as WES&Partner, LATZ + PARTNERS, Levin/ Monsingny, and Schegk, Stijlgroep landscape and urban design has participated in the competition for the Main Market and Fruit Market (Haupt- und […]

It’s the final countdown…

The Market of Vlaardingen under construction Only a couple of weeks left before the big happening. The construction works are in full swing to achieve the deadline. On the 13th of March the […]

Elasa | landscape is leading | by Kevin Claeys

Landscape is leading, not only in most of our proposals but also between the students of landscape architecture in Europe. It was in 1989 when a group of students founded an European association […]

Winter dream in a winter castle

When winter comes We dream of cold sunny days We dream of sparkling snow When winter comes We dream of skiing in The Alps We dream of sleigh riding in the Antarctica When […]

New connection

One year ago work started on a new bridge by the winning design of Quist Wintermans Architekten. This week the final and also movable section of the new Rijnhaven bridge in Rotterdam has […]

No Man’s Land / Every Mans Land

Feijenoord (Rotterdam/ The Netherlands): a lively neighbourhood Abandoned, neglected unused dreary, bleak and gray or overgrown, impenetrable, inaccessible A lot of urban brown fields present themselves that way but in truth are those […]