Sleep in a flower field. Completion of the building.
This library is a good example of the emphasis of the traditional.
Book mountain mvrdv. The new public library book mountain in spijkenisse is part of a larger plan to impove the town center and add density. A tower of books is encased inside a glass pyramid at this public library that dutch firm mvrdv have completed in spijkenisse the netherlands slideshow. That s because book mountain is not just a library but the centerpiece of a new development in the city of spijkenisse.
With the library itself suggesting an enormous barn the neighborhood takes on the charact. Start construction mvrdv book mountain today the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of the new public library for spijkenissse near rottterdam took place. Alongside the book collection and reading areas the building referred to as book mountain will include commercial space offices an auditorium conference rooms and exhibition spaces.
Spaces that make you smile. Rotterdam based mvrdv has just completed the book mountain library quarter centrally located in the market square of spijkenisse the netherlands. Xiaohe yu the book mountain designed by the dutch firm mvrdv was completed in 2012 as the public library of the small town of spijkenisse in rotterdam.
Located in the centre of spijkenisse the 9 300m2 library takes pride of place on the market square facing the historic village church from which it appears as a vast mountain of books spijkenisse s book mountain. Do you want to shop in a mountain. Mvrdv s book mountain is a new eco library that proudly stands in the heart of spijkenisse and is surrounded by the old town and a new housing project.
We create exciting and lovable commercial spaces. Despite superdutch s international influence it is above all a national and local style. Densification for the city.
The path that climbs up this book mountain in holland is 480 meteres long. Mvrdv revolutionizes with vanke headquarters competition win in shenzhen. A mountain of bookshelves is contained by.
Mvrdv designed a series of apartment buildings which reflect local typologies. Named book mountain the building. But it s telling that this quater mile of books took ten years for mvrdv to realize.
In an area with 10 illiteracy this new. Is 45 000m2 of shopping space big enough for you. It s an impressive length for an interior walkway at over a quarter of a mile and it is lined with books.
Its visibility and inviting presence is significant in a community with a 10 percent illiteracy rate.