Kraaijvanger tranforms progressive design from the 1970s to the 21st century


The Rotterdam Building is located in the connection between Coolsingel and Lijnbaan in the heart of Rotterdam. The location is dynamic, lively and buzzing with energy. Yet in recent years the building has largely stood empty. Overdue maintenance and its introverted character made it difficult to rent out.

In 2020 Kraaijvanger Architects was asked to transform this design from its own oeuvre into a building with multiple office units. This would reinforce the qualities of the original design and the interventions would also contribute to making the building future-proof.

Read more about this great transformation here

Clouds come floating
around my home, not
longer to carry rain, but to
add colours