1·Lectures with Rients Dijkstra

Thursday 03 November 2016, 20:00 - 21:30 hrs.
Academy of Architecture
Waterlooplein 211-213
1011 PG Amsterdam

Rients Dijkstra is founder of the Rotterdam design agency Maxwan architects + urbanists. In August 2012 Dijkstra was appointed as Government Advisor infrastructure and city for a period of four years. For a year now, he also holds the position of Professor of Urban Design at Delft University of Technology.

Besides Dutch projects format Maxwan has also achieved success abroad. For example, the agency participated or won competitions for prestigious projects such as IFC Moscow, Skolkova Gardens Moscow, Moscow River Zone, Basel City Center and Boulevard Mechelen. The agency is known for its strong innovative drive and is continuously searching for (re)defining the spatial quality of urban areas.

Thursday, September 8, starting at 20h00, at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture, Waterlooplein 213 in Amsterdam. Tickets at €5 are available in the webshop of the Amsterdam Centre for Architecture. Academy students get free admission with their student card.

Changed location: this lecture will take place at the TipTop theater, Jodenbreestraat 3 in Amsterdam, within walking distance of the Academy of Architecture.