Tag Archive: Amsterdam

Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Architect: Mecanoo The Hilton Hotel Schiphol Airport is located near Amsterdam’s international airport. With its diagonal patterned facade, curved corners and strategic location, the building is a recognisable icon at the airport and… Continue reading

Beurs van Berlage

Last month I had the privilege to photograph the interior of the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam!

Monuments

The Scheepvaarthuis is the beacon of the Amsterdamse School. One highlight is the main staircase, embellished with gorgeous stained-glass windows and elegant ironworks. Click:

Shapes

@Eye_Film

A’dam tower

@Adam_Toren in Amsterdam

Eye in Amsterdam

The Eye filmmuseum @Eye_film in Amsterdam

Amsterdam Light Festival

Once again, I walked the Illuminade.   Click:

The Amsterdam School

Click: The Amsterdam School is a style of architecture that arose from 1910 through about 1930 in the Netherlands. Buildings of the Amsterdam School are characterized by brick construction with complicated masonry with… Continue reading

Burcht van Berlage, part 2

The Burcht van Berlage is the oldest Trade Union building of the Netherlands. Council room. Click for a better view: Hall. Click for a better view:

House of Bartolotti

Bartolotti house was built around 1620 commissioned by the wealthy banker-merchant William Bartolotti van den Heuvel. The Merchant House is  in Dutch Renaissance style. About 1755-1756 took a major renevation place, at which… Continue reading