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15 Dec 2021
Topos curated by West 8: Infrastructures.
West 8 were selected to create the first-ever curated edition of topos magazine! Entitled ‘infrastructures’, the collection brings...
04 Oct 2021
West 8, Building the Resilient City at SBAU2021
West 8 is exhibiting in the third edition of the Seoul Biennale Of Architecture And Urbanism 2021 , entitled “CROSSROADS Building...
27 Jul 2021
Hollandse Waterlinies op UNESCO Werelderfgoedlijst.
After years of nominations, Unesco has today placed the Dutch WaterLines on the World Heritage List! One of the great crowd-pleasers of the...
22 Jul 2021
Benthem Crouwel + West 8 win the international competition for the new Brno railway station
Together, these Dutch firms are known for the acclaimed Rotterdam Central station. The team was selected out of 46 applications, with...
13 Jul 2021
City approves West 8’s plan for Universiteitskwartier in Amsterdam!
Plans for new beating heart for the UvA are approved. West 8’s vision focuses on adapting, restoring and renovating historic...
02 Jul 2021
West 8 exhibiting at IABR – Down to Earth: The High Ground exhibition.
West 8 collaborated with IABR-Ateliers to complete a research project and exhibition on water safety and urban...
26 May 2021
Houston Botanic Garden featured in both EBONY and Rice University magazines!
We are delighted to see the story of Houston Botanic Garden featured in Houston’s Rice University magazine....
14 May 2021
West 8 featured in Metropolitan Forest exhibition in Parque de El Retiro, Madrid
ommissioned by the city of Madrid, the Metropolitan Forest competition involved strategic plans for the deployment of green infrastructure...
30 Apr 2021
Winners announced: Thamesmead Waterfront Vision and Strategic Masterplan competition
Working together in a collaborative team led by Prior + Partners and ARUP, West 8, together with Alison Brooks Architects, Turner Works and...
23 Apr 2021
Houston Botanic Gardens finalist in two Houston Buisness Journal Awards!
We are delighted to announce that West 8’s Houston Botanic Garden has been listed as a finalist in two Houston Buisness Journal...
10 Apr 2021
Rotterdam’s New Coolsingel completed by West 8
Today, the reinvigorated public realm designed by West 8 emphasizes the visitor experience. Three lanes of vehicular traffic are situated...
09 Apr 2021
Culinary Garden at Houston Botanic Garden now open!
Visitors are now able to visit the Culinary Garden, where three, stunning water-walls made from hand-made ceramic tiles wrap around a long...
12 Mar 2021
Parliament Slip, a new vision on the Toronto Waterfront
West 8 + DTAH in a joint venture have worked with Waterfront Toronto to develop an exciting vision for Parliament Slip that could transform...
08 Mar 2021
International Women’s day, a tribute
Today, on International Women’s Day, we pay homage to the extraordinary achievements of the women in our office. These 12 recent...
05 Mar 2021
West 8 Winterscapes – Vathorst & Máximapark
Vathorst & Máximapark – two West 8 classics. We are immensely proud to see these projects continuing to foster and mature every...
19 Feb 2021
Place Gambetta opens to the public
West 8 is delighted to announce the opening of the redesigned Place Gambetta in Bordeaux, France. West 8, together with Landscape Architect...
25 Jan 2021
Climate Adaptation Summit & West 8
We are proud that The Netherlands is hosting the international online Climate Adaptation Summit this week and wholeheartedly support its...
21 Jan 2021
Edzo Bindels: new supervisor of Zaandam city centre
West 8 director Edzo Bindels has been appointed as supervisor of the central area of the city of Zaandam (MAAK.CentrumZaanstad)....
11 Jan 2021
West 8 finalist in Parc de l’Esplanade de la Defense competition in Paris.
West 8 made it to the final stages of an international competition to design the Parc de l’Esplanade de la Defense in Paris....
04 Dec 2020
Houston Botanic Gardens receives editor’s pick in Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Awards
We are delighted to announce that West 8 has won an Editors Pick in the Architects Newspaper’s Best of Design Awards in the Landscape...
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