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ImageWharf

Multifunctional city jungle

ImageWharf is a creative campus, located in the Houthavens of Amsterdam. The area is a former industrial zone, slowly transforming into an urban district for creative industries. The ImageWharf consists of three characteristic buildings: the Ontwerpgebouw, the Werkgebouw and the Studiogebouw. Together they generate a multifunctional campus, including various crafts, studios, offices and exhibition spaces. Felixx designed the campus landscape as a layered city jungle.

© Paul Starink

The Wharf landscape is composed of a collection of gardens on various levels around, on top and inside the buildings. Facilities activate the gardens on the contours of the campus, while the interior yards offer quiet places to unwind. They are linked through a spectacular yellow bridge, climbing 9 meter up from the road level to the Activity Roof. This garden has a flexible layout, with movable plant tables, benches and seats. The Pioneers Garden along the Danzigerbocht is shaped by the natural waterfront. Inside the Werkgebouw there is a special split-level Patio Garden. Small networks of stairs and corridors create an adventurous routing within and around the buildings, merging out- and indoor spaces to a hybrid campus landscape.

felixx-imagewharf-sketch.jpg© Affaire d'Architecture

Year

2016 - 2019

Location

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Type

Landscape

Client

ImageWharf BV
Steengoed

Size

1400 m2

Awards

2020 WLA Award [shortlisted]
2019 BNA Award [nominated]
2019 StiB Award [nominated]

Publications

de Architect
Mooool
Stedenbouw
Volkskrant

Team & partners

Michiel Van Driessche
Marnix Vink
Deborah Lambert
Ramona Stiehl
Elan Redekop van der Meulen
Affaire d'Architecture
Allard Architecture
Hercuton
Flora Nova

Photos by Jeroen Musch

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  15. Hondsrug Park Amsterdam
  16. Yangmeikeng Sea Boulevard
  17. Healthy Tracks
  18. Towards a healthy city by foot
  19. Floating Gardens, Amsterdam
  20. The Unbound Amsterdam
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  22. Brainport Smart District Helmond
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  24. Spatial Framework Blankenburg Süden, Berlin
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