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Jacob van Rijs to speak about Architecture in Rotterdam at Pakhuis de Zwijger, 15 September 2017

Jacob van Rijs to speak about Architecture in Rotterdam at Pakhuis de Zwijger, 15 September 2017

MVRDV co-founder, Jacob van Rijs joins a panel of speakers including David Gianotten (OMA), Nina Aalbers (Architectuur MAKEN) and Paul Groenendijk (architecture writer and publisher) to discuss sustainable and innovative architecture in both Rotterdam and Amsterdam.

van Rijs will present MVRDV's competition-winning, future tower for Rotterdam, The Sax and the evening will consider the do's and dont's of extreme high-rise buildings, the realization of a football city, and lessons from the raw city. In addition to Rotterdammers present, a number of Amsterdammers will also join the discussion on both cities considering how their built environments operate differently and what they can learn from each other. 

Date: 15 September 2017

Time: 20:00

Location: Big Room, Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam

Click here to book a free place*

(*The talk will be in Dutch)