12.2015

Building a polderroad

12.2015

Building a polderroad

Ground breaking for the first house at Oosterwold Almere

11.2015

City model of Zürich

11.2015

City model of Zürich

Commissioned by the city of  Zürich, Office Winhov, Office Haratori and Lorenz Eugster are researching the possibilities of urban densification of Seebach.

10.2015

1st Prize competition for the flagship store of Bucherer in Zürich

10.2015

1st Prize competition for the flagship store of Bucherer in Zürich

Office Haratori and Office Winhov have been announced as the winner of the design competition for the new flagship store of the jeweller Bucherer, a 127-year-old family company, on the prestigious Bahnhofstrasse in Zürich. The project involves the renovation of the existing building from 1961 and the design of the new facade.

10.2015

WINHOV + Learning from City Hotels

10.2015

WINHOV + Learning from City Hotels

Winhov+ is our platform to share our methodology, reflections and fascinations which underpin the fundamentals of our architectural design to those who participate in the design of our daily life. This issue of Winhov+ will focus on the phenomenon of City Hotels and shows tour interest in the recent developments in the field of new hotel concepts in Amsterdam. Furthermore the issue is a continuation of the exhibition ‘City Hotels’ that was at display at the architecture institute ARCAM last spring 2015. Download Learning from City Hotel (Dutch) >

10.2015

W Hotel Amsterdam opened

10.2015

W Hotel Amsterdam opened

On thursday the 22nd of October, the W hotel Amsterdam opened its doors to the public.

10.2015

Jan Peter Wingender takes a stand

10.2015

Jan Peter Wingender takes a stand

Together with Floris Cornelisse, Job Floris and Hans van der Heijden, Jan Peter Wingender has taken a stand for a necessary renewal from within the discipline of architecture itself. In de October issue of the Dutch architectural magazine ‘De Architect’ the editor Harm Tilman interviewed the four architects and wrote about their search for alternatives that the present architecture can offer. 
de Architect > 

09.2015

Building upon Building

09.2015

Building upon Building

The Forum publication ‘building upon building’ presents a collection of dialogues between contemporary European architects and the past through their designs of imaginary extensions for existing buildings. Office Winhov is participating in the publication with the article ‘Celebrating the architecture of the banal', an intervention in Le Havre, France.


Building Upon Building
AetA 160 - FORUM Magazine
Edited by Jantje Engels and Marius Grootveld.

09.2015

BREEAM very good certificate for W Hotel

09.2015

BREEAM very good certificate for W Hotel

W Hotel Amsterdam is the first monumental building in the Netherlands to receive the sustainable BREEAM very good certificate. The certificate was given to the team Office Winhov, DPA  Cauberg-Huygen , C2N and SPARK Intelligent Design in a ceremonial event during the symposium of the Dutch Green Building Counsel.  The transformation and renovation of this historical monument into a 5 star hotel was done by Office Winhov and the interiors by BK architecture.

09.2015

Werkbundstadt Berlin, theme sustainability

09.2015

Werkbundstadt Berlin, theme sustainability

Office Winhov is participating in the WerkbundStadt Berlin 2016. The urban plan for the site in Berlin-Charlottenburg and the design for the buildings will be presented in September 2016. Photo: Stefan Müller

09.2015

Students housing TU Eindhoven

09.2015

Students housing TU Eindhoven

Load bearing elements at the factory. The first elements have been transported from the factory to the building site.

07.2015

Tobias Wootton

07.2015

Tobias Wootton

A photo of a mock up of Office haratori & Office winhov is part of the presentation 'Mockups' by the English photographer Tobias Wootton (1981). By isolating mockups form their original, spatial and architectural function Wootton presents them as found objects and by doing so enhance their abstract and visual character. The photographer has printed several mockups in the format of an advertising poster. The posters are exhibited on the facade of the F + F Schule für Kunst und Design in Zürich. 'Mockups' is part of the manifestation Art Altstetten Albisrieden and can be visited until 13 September 2015. Address: Flurstrasse 89, Zürich

06.2015

The Duchess restaurant is open

06.2015

The Duchess restaurant is open

The Duchess restaurant in the former KAS Bank Amsterdam is officially open. The monumental building was transformed and restored into the new W Hotel Amsterdam by Office Winhov with interior by BK.

06.2015

The Big Leisure Congress

06.2015

The Big Leisure Congress

On Thursday June 18 Architectenweb organized the Big Leisure Congress in Dordrecht. The congress focused on the design and concept behind hotels, sport facilities and cultural buildings in the Netherlands. Office Winhov contributed with a lecture on City Hotels, which focused on the transformation of monumental buildings in Amsterdam into hotels and the role that these hotels take in the development of the city. The lecture was based on a recent study on City Hotels by Office Winhov. More information > Architectenweb (NL)

06.2015

Local Heroes 12

06.2015

Local Heroes 12

Local Hero 12; Heinz Bienefeld, Cologne. By Peter Meijer

photo: Heinz Bienefeld, Tabernakel in der Kirche St. Bonifatius © Lucas Roth

05.2015

Ground broken

05.2015

Ground broken

Construction has started for 300 student apartments at the campus of the University of Technology Eindhoven

05.2015

Paradise

05.2015

Paradise

New assignment for 23 houses in the Pardijshof, Nieuwe Crooswijk Rotterdam

04.2015

Forum Learning From City Hotels

04.2015

Forum Learning From City Hotels

ARCAM, the municipality of Amsterdam and Office Winhov have organised a discussion entitled Learning From City Hotels. The event organised to mark the end of the exhibition of the research project 'City Hotels', will focus on insights into the project and its outcomes and will feature commentary by René van Schie, Paul Rosenberg and Jeroen Schilt, Jan Peter Wingender and Engin Celikbas. More information > ARCAM

03.2015

HSLU campus in Horw, Luzern Switzerland

03.2015

HSLU campus in Horw, Luzern Switzerland

The team of Office Haratori, Office Winhov and Territioria is selected for the testplanning phase of the HSLU campus in Horw, Luzern. The assignment is to develop a masterplan for the campus and the renovation and extension of the existing buildings of the Architecture and Technique department.

03.2015

Werk, bauen + wohnen

03.2015

Werk, bauen + wohnen

In the interview Stumbling Block, three architects, experienced in the use of brickwork, discuss the pros and cons of the material, its possibilities and renaissances and talk about the direction in which this material and the way we use it could develop. Matthias Kohler, Charles Pictet and Jan Peter Wingender in discussion with Tibor Joanelly and Ronald Züger.

01.2015

Opening exhibition City Hotels

01.2015

Opening exhibition City Hotels

'City Hotels’ is an exhibition by Office Winhov and Arcam over fifteen distinctive or monumental buildings in amsterdam that have been transformed into hotels.  In recent years a wide variety of building types including former schools, banks and offices have been converted into hotels with features that have been made accessible not only to guests but to the people of Amsterdam. Opening on saturday, January 17th at 15.30.
More information > ARCAM

02.2015

First inhabitants

02.2015

First inhabitants

First inhabitants move into our recently finished care complex Maaisbaai with 27 apartments, 3 care groups for the elderly and a care building

01.2015

Demolition has begun

01.2015

Demolition has begun

Demolition has begun on the site for the construction of the new project in Den Helder. The project will redevelop a prominent corner site in the city with a series of buildings containing 15 apartments and 6 single family houses.

12.2014

Silbernen Hasen

12.2014

Silbernen Hasen

The residential tower Zölly has been awarded the Silbernen Hasen; the Swiss architecture prize by Hochparterre.

12.2014

1:1

12.2014

1:1

The 1:1 mock-up of our housing project at Freilager Albisrieden Zurich has been completed
Webcam > 

12.2014

W Amsterdam in the Kas Bank

12.2014

W Amsterdam in the Kas Bank

W Amsterdam which is under construction in the former Telephone Exchange on Dam Square, will be expanded with the adjacent former KAS Bank building. This National Monument is being restored and transformed by Office Winhov and BK Architecture.
More information at Starwood media centre >

11.2014

Willemspoort

11.2014

Willemspoort

We have started the design of 3 buildings with 75 dwellings in Jeroen Bosch Park, Den Bosch

11.2014

Office Winhov wins the Arie Keppler Prize 2014

11.2014

Office Winhov wins the Arie Keppler Prize 2014

The project Bloesemplein in Zuidoostbeemster, Netherlands was awarded first prize in the Residential category.

10.2014

Dirty hands

10.2014

Dirty hands

Clay plaster Workshop for office haratori at the Alpine loft Mathon, Switzerland

09.2014

Shops and residential complex in Oss completed

09.2014

Shops and residential complex in Oss completed

Our shops and residential complex in Oss has been completed. The project is designed by Wingender Hovenier Architecten with Van Santvoort

06.2014

Residential Tower Zölly in Werk, Bauen + Wohnen

06.2014

Residential Tower Zölly in Werk, Bauen + Wohnen

The facade of the Residential Tower Zölly is published in the latest edition of Werk, Bauen + Wohnen

06.2014

Raid Arctique 2014

06.2014

Raid Arctique 2014

Joost Hovenier is co-organizer of the Raid Arctique 2014, a journey of 3400km in classic Citroëns CX from the arctic circle to Paris. The Citroën CX was designed by the architect and car designer Robert Opron in 1974. Forty years after the press presentation of the CX in Lapland, the Raid Arctique 2014 will follow the exact route of the historic Raid Arctique in 1974. The prologue is at August 26th in Kiruna, Sweden. For more information about sponsoring or participating please contact hovenier@winhov.nl.

08.2014

Amstelkwartier Amsterdam

08.2014

Amstelkwartier Amsterdam

The first phase of Block 3A is completed of the residential building, day care centre by Office Winhov and Montessori school De Amstel by Liag.

06.2014

Architects' Table Football Tournament

06.2014

Architects' Table Football Tournament

On June 12th Office Winhov and Weber Beamix hosted the First Amsterdam Architects’ Table Football Tournament. Our colleagues of Studio Nine Dots are the winners of this first edition. We're already looking forward till next time. 

05.2014

Highest point

05.2014

Highest point

Construction has reached it's highest point of our residential and care buildings in Maisbaai Middelburg

04.2014

Yearbook 2013/2014 is available!

04.2014

Yearbook 2013/2014 is available!

Our project a Private house on Rieteiland Amsterdam is published in Architecture in the Netherlands Yearbook 2013/2014. The yearbook Architecture in the Netherlands is the international business card for Dutch architecture. The four members of the book’s editorial team select 30 of the outstanding projects completed in 2013 and describe the most important developments and trends that have an influence on the production and design of Dutch architecture. nai010 publishers >

04.2014

Winning European tender City Archive Delft (NL)

04.2014

Winning European tender City Archive Delft (NL)

The team Wingender Hovenier Architecten Amsterdam & Gottlieb Paludan Architects Copenhagen won the European tender for the new City Archive of Delft. Our team will develop the project in collaboration with Strackee (structural engineer), Spark Intelligent Design (MEP), Archisupport (quantity surveyor).

03.2014

Bruno van den Elshout New Horizons

03.2014

Bruno van den Elshout New Horizons

On Wednesday, March 26, the artist and photographer Bruno van den Elshout will give a lecture at our office in Amsterdam about his project 'New Horizons'. In 2012 Bruno van den Elshout photographed the North Sea Horizon every hour for one year. Creating in 366 days a collection of 8785 abstract, poetic and yet realistic portraits of the horizon. For participants please RSVP via office@winhov.nl
New Horizons >

02.2014

Zusterflat Den Helder

02.2014

Zusterflat Den Helder

Office Winhov has been selected to design a residential complex in the centre of Den Helder

01.2014

Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

01.2014

Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

Our partner Uri Gilad has been selected for the longlist of the Prix de Rome.

01.2014

Shopping Center Terwijde

01.2014

Shopping Center Terwijde

Both blocks with 5.500 m2 of shops and 134 apartments have reached the highest point.

12.2013

Office Winhov
Uri Gilad, Joost Hovenier and Jan Peter Wingender

12.2013

Office Winhov
Uri Gilad, Joost Hovenier and Jan Peter Wingender

Our new name Office Winhov has been launched

11.2013

Highest point

11.2013

Highest point

The highest point has been reached of Zölly residential tower in Zürich, Switzerland
Webcam >

09.2013

Start construction Maisbaai

09.2013

Start construction Maisbaai

The project includes 20 apartments, three residential care groups and a care support centre. It is located in the historic center of Middelburg, on the Dokhaven site where the VOC shipyard once stood.

08.2013

Alpine loft in Mathon

08.2013

Alpine loft in Mathon

The restoration and transformation of the listed barn into an alpine loft has begun. The barn which is located in the centre of Mathon (CH) is an essential part of the urban fabric of the village. In collaboration with office haratori.

07.2013

W Hotel Amsterdam
Construction has started

07.2013

W Hotel Amsterdam
Construction has started

In the night of 14th of July the crane was installed on the roof of  the former Government Office for Transactions and Telephonics. The building will be restored and transformed into a hotel.

07.2013

Freilager Albisrieden

07.2013

Freilager Albisrieden

Construction of our housing project on the Freilager Albisrieden site in Zürich has begun
Webcam >