News

02 Feb 2020

Kazerne Kwartier gets green light by Venlo municipality

The city council of Venlo voted in favour of a new vision for the Kazernekwartier (Kazerne Quarter) in Venlo, the Netherlands, designed by... more
27 Jan 2020

Houston Botanic Gardens holds soft opening ceremony

In honour of the completion of the Susan Garver Family Discovery Garden, a free community celebration was held in Houston’s new... more
13 Jan 2020

West 8 and Nationaal Programma Groningen launch Toukomst 2040

The Groningen National Program has commissioned West 8 as lead consultant for an extensive community outreach program titled ‘Toukomst’... more
06 Jan 2020

West 8 participated in 2019 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism \ Architecture

West 8, together with 18 other world leading figures and design teams, participated in the 8th edition of UABB in an installation called... more
20 Dec 2019

Paradijshof in Nieuw Crooswijk and Fenix I both laureates in the Rotterdam Architecture Prize programme

Paradijshof won silver in the public vote. Our congratulations go to Mei Architecten and Heijmans on winning both the jury and public prize... more
16 Dec 2019

We have moved!

West 8 Rotterdam has relocated to a spectacular new studio space in Fenixloods I, Rijnhaven.... more
09 Dec 2019

Drexel Square receives Editor’s pick for 2019 Best of Design Awards

Madrid Rio has won the prize for Great Scale Character from the third edition of the Albert Serratosa City and Territory award presented by... more
06 Dec 2019

Madrid Rio wins prize at Albert Serratosa City and Territory Awards 2019

Madrid Rio has won the prize for Great Scale Character from the third edition of the Albert Serratosa City and Territory award presented by... more
05 Dec 2019

Maastricht’s Groene Loper exhibited at Bureau Europa

The exhibition Landscape as Cult. A changing view on our nature shows a selection of drawings and models from the 2,3km Groene Loper (Green... more
06 Nov 2019

Exhibition “Architectures on the Waterfront” showcases two West 8 projects

The Mies van der Rohe Award retrospective shows Borneo Sporenburg and Madrid Rio and is on display until 12th January at Museu Marítim de... more
04 Nov 2019

Paradijshof Nieuw Crooswijk Shortlisted for Rotterdam Architecture Prize

The 10th edition of the Rotterdam Architecture Prize (RAP) will be presented in the Rotterdam City Hall on Wednesday 18 December.... more
20 Oct 2019

West 8 Lecture Calendar – Fall 2019

As leaves fall and days get shorter, come inside and listen to a member of the West 8 team for an engaging talk.... more
08 Oct 2019

West 8 Presents at Walk21 Conference

This week West 8 will take part in the 20th Annual Walk21 Conference—an International Conference on Walking and Liveable Communities.... more
30 Sep 2019

Nasher Sculpture Park at Duke University Officially Opens

A public inauguration was held to celebrate the opening of the Duke Sculpture Garden on Saturday, September 28th.... more
26 Sep 2019

The APA Names Governors Island as a Great Public Space in America

The American Planning Association has named Governors Island as a Great Public Space on their annual Great Places in America list.... more
17 Sep 2019

Houston Botanic Garden Breaks Ground

Houston Botanic Garden has officially broken ground and we’re celebrating by sharing more about the exciting elements planned for the... more
11 Sep 2019

Bruges King Albert I Park Renovation Kicks-Off with Underground Parking Extension

In collaboration with BOVAArchitects, West 8 has created a new plan that extends the existing parking structure below ‘t Zand Square into... more
09 Jul 2019

West 8 to Design Campusplein at Leiden Bio Science Park

West 8 has been selected to design Campusplein, a new square at the heart of Leiden Bio Science Park (LBSP). The design will embody the... more
01 Jul 2019

West 8’s Rotterdam Office Moves to Fenixloods I

Our Rotterdam office will move to the Fenixloods I building, a historic warehouse on the quayside of the Rhine harbor in Katendrecht, later... more
24 Jun 2019

Adriaan Geuze Leads IABR – Atelier The Ark of Dordrecht

The IABR and the city of Dordrecht have organized the “IABR-Atelier the Ark of Dordrecht” to examine methods to optimize its... more