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
Hip handicrafts Elleke van Duin, Monday, February 2, 2015
Handicrafts used to be a handy way to kill time. But even in our fast consumer society there is a need for craftsmanship and authenticity. Elleke van Duin finds out that handicrafts are hip again!
Dutch seduction Elleke van Duin, Friday, October 10, 2014
Marlies Dekkers put Holland on the international lingerie map and more and more labels keep surfacing, with lace and colour being remarkably popular. Dutch females are becoming more confident to show themselves.