Tag Archives: architecture

NOTRE DAME | COOKIE JAR

Macron said the greatest French artists will be commissioned to restore the grandeur of the destroyed Notre Dame.   PS | May 26 2019 Within a month after the disaster already a wide range of ideas have come to surface … Continue reading

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Host’s favourite

As you may know I am also a host for Airbnb and have people from all over the world staying in my home. Once I stayed in a tiny room in the heart of Tribeca, NYC. Outside the window, squashed … Continue reading

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Take down the bank

This picture is taken in Amsterdam, over a hundred years ago. It shows the Paleis voor Volksvlijt (Palace for Industry) the work of Samuel Sarphati – a local doctor involved in politics, particularly as a project developer in city planning – who came back … Continue reading

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The nature of a multi-purpose building

Canyon inspired architecture of shopping mall, by Sevil Peach, located in the Levent business district of Istanbul, Turkey.   PS | 28012018| Sevil Peach wins Lifetime Achievement Award. What do you do after this achievement?…

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The corner of my street on holiday

Today I read about the new theme for the photography competition organized by the newspaper NRC together with Nikon. For November it is My city, my village. The idea is to look at your neighborhood differently, as if you were … Continue reading

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Sunset walk

My favourite walk at the end of the day is an hours stroll from our house along the canals towards NEMO and the river IJ and back. Over the summer I’ve taken the trip several times and the last time … Continue reading

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