Utrechts' medieval centre is dominated by a central canal which is
boarded by two levels. Also in Utrecht can be found the famous Schröder
house of Gerrit Rietveld, an icon of architectural modernism, or other
unique projects such as the double house of Biarne Mastenbroek/ MVRDV
and the city hall extension of Enric Miralles.
campus district "De Uithof" offers a good overview of recent dutch
architecture the Educatorium of Rem Koolhaas, the Minnaert-Building of
Neutelings Riedijk, the Faculty of Economics with its theme yards of
Mecanoo, the Laboratory-Building of UN Studio and further architectural
projects are part of the master plan developed by OMA and Art Zaaier to
densify the original plan dating from the 60ies.
by Wiel Arets, Stéphane Beel + Lieven Achtergael, Bosch Haslett, Cees
Dam, Willem Dudok, Erik van Egeraat, P.J. Elling, Herman Herzberger,
Bjarne Mastenbroek, Mecanoo, Enrique Miralles, Van Mourik &
Vermeulen, MVRDV, Neutelings Riedijk, NL Architects, OMA Rem
Koolhaas, Gerrit Rietveld, UN Studio, Koen van Velsen, West 8 and many