Archive for March, 2016

EYE institute in Amsterdam during KLIK festival

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

The genius of the EYE institute really revealed itself during the recent KLIK animation festival. The amphitheater form of the staircase gives people a place to socialize and relax during the festival. Especially loved the way the monumental cardboard creatures look down at the crowd from the top. And the many little displays in and around the staircases.

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Van Beuningenplein: housing by Karel de Bazel

Sunday, March 13th, 2016

The beautiful housing complex surrounding the van Beuningenplein was created by Karel de Bazel around 1916, in response to a request to create bare-bones, affordable housing for workers. De Bazel is best known for the building now housing the Municipal Archives.

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