The redevelopment of Hilversum, in the Netherlands, sees the participation of Mecanoo architecten in Villa Industria, a new residential district on the former industrial site of REGEV. The new residential tower blocks in Villa Industria are inspired by gasometers.
The new Birmingham Library that replaces the old building is connected with the REP Theatre to create an urban landmark for the whole city, particularly young people, adding an interesting new project to Mecanoo’s curriculum
Inspired by the history of Cordova and the days of the Califate, Mecanoo’s Courthouse stands in the Arroyo del Moro, of which it has become a symbol. Dutch studio Mecanoo has built a big concrete complex broken up by green patios.
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