All Blog Posts Tagged 'Netherlands' (3)

Colorful Aerial View of Blossoming Tulip Fields



From overhead, these geometric patterns are like vibrant, abstract paintings. In reality, the stripes of color, organized into square segments, are actually an aerial view of tulip fields in the Netherlands. To capture the visually appealing spectacle of horticulture, French photographer Normann Szkop hired pilot…

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Added by katie hosmer on February 10, 2013 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Library Desk Made from Recycled Books (4 pics)

Whoever thought of this idea is pretty bright... After a devastating fire in the Architecture building burned down a portion of the library, Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands purchased a new collection to replace the old volumes. Instead of throwing away the old, unburned books, they stacked them up to create this awesome administrative desk, which they… Continue

Added by Eugene on September 14, 2010 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The World's First Floating Apartment Complex



Could this be a solution for sustainable living if sea levels rise and the world goes under water due to global warming? Designed by Koen Olthuis of Waterstudio, the Citadel will be the world's first floating apartment complex when completed in the Netherlands.



Built on top of of a floating foundation, the Citadel will house 60 luxury apartments, a car park,…

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Added by Eugene on July 31, 2009 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

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