Dutch Architecture

The Netherlands is the most densely populated country in Europe, which means the Dutch have to be creative with space for homes, jobs and infrastructure. You can find modern architectonic creations next to historical buildings in any city. However, the two most important architectonic highlights are the city of Rotterdam, also known as ‘Manhattan on the Meuse’, and the UNESCO monument the Rietveld Schröder House in Utrecht.

Most recent Dutch Design & Architecture blogs

  • Playing footsie
    Playing footsie Elleke van Duin, Monday, March 10, 2014

    It is pretty well known that we do not wear wooden shoes in Holland these days. Fewer people are aware, however, that our country has countless top shoe designers. Elleke van Duin is about to change that.

  • Eindhoven, capital of Dutch design
    Eindhoven, capital of Dutch design Jeroen Apers, Wednesday, October 16, 2013

    Outside of the Netherlands, Eindhoven is probably best known for being home to football club PSV Eindhoven. However, few people know that this town in the southern regions of Holland is also home to the world-famous Dutch Design. Jeroen Apers explains why design lovers should definitely pay Eindhoven a visit.