Donna van Milligen Bielke wins Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

Architect Donna van Milligen Bielke (NL, 1983) was presented with the Prix de Rome Architecture 2014 from Minister of Culture, Jet Bussemaker. Van Milligen Bielke won the prize for Cabinet of Curiosities, her project for the Hoogstraat in Rotterdam. The award includes a cash sum of 40,000 Euros and a residency in Rome. read more

The international discourse on the Prix de Rome, past to present

The value of foreign artists in residence in Rome in the past en presence. Challenges for contemporary art in Rome. The role of foreign institutes in the Eternal City. These are some of the themes that will be at the heart of the conference that will take place of the 16th of December at the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome, at via Omero 10-12. read more

Assignment Prix de Rome architecture 2014

The eight nominated architects received a fictional assignment for the area where Hoogstraat and Binnenrotte intersect in Rotterdam. An international jury challenged the participants to come up with a vision to turn Hoogstraat into a vibrant, mixed-use city street. An intervention at Binnenrotte is intended to breathe life back into the old dam and connect with the history of Rotterdam. read more

Publicatie Prix de Rome Architectuur 2014

Bij nai010 uitgevers is op 15 oktober de publicatie Prix de Rome Architectuur 2014 met de inzendingen van alle genomineerden verschenen. Naast de acht plannen voor het gebied rondom de Hoogstraat in Rotterdam bevat de publicatie teksten van Kirsten Hannema en Robert-Jan de Kort. Marinke Steenhuis schreef een essay over de ontwikkeling van de Hoogstraat in sociaal, economisch en historisch perspectief. read more

Exhibition Prix de Rome Architecture prolonged until 22 January 2015

Het Nieuwe Instituut is presenting the work of the eight nominees for the Prix de Rome Architecture 2014. The nominated projects are displayed against the background of the complex, bleak and fragmented appearance of Hoogstraat today. The submissions present eight proposals to improve the fragmented public space by reconnecting it with its surroundings and residents.

Het Nieuwe Instituut, Museumpark 25, Rotterdam, www.hetnieuweinstituut.nl
Open: Tues–Sat 10–17, Sun 11–17 read more

Longlist Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

The longlist of the Prix de Rome 2014 consisted of 50 architects, landscape architects and urbanists, nominated by scouts, other parties or by themselves. read more

Jury Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

Adriaan Geuze (NL) – winner Prix de Rome 1990, landscape architect and partner West 8
William Lim (Hong Kong) – director CL3 Architects Ltd, architect and architect
Ellen van Loon (NL) – architect and partner OMA
Saskia van Stein (NL) – artistic director and curator Bureau Europa
Cathelijne Nuijsink (NL) – critic, writer on architecture and design

Chair: Birgit Donker (NL) – director Mondriaan Fund

Foto’s van uitreiking Prix de Rome Architectuur 2014

Foto’s van de uitreiking Prix de Rome Architectuur 2014 door minister Bussemaker van OCW op 15 oktober 2014 in Het Nieuwe Instituut te Rotterdam. Na afloop van de prijsuitreiking aan Donna van Milligen Bielke werd minister Bussemaker door alle genomineerden door de tentoonstelling geleid. Fotograaf: Daniel Nicolas. read more

Video: Koekepeer Producties

Video-impression Prix de Rome Architectuur 2014

Koekepeer Producties made a video-impression from the Hoogstraat in Rotterdam and the proposals designed by the 8 nominees.

Scouts Prix de Rome Architecture 2014

Architects could be nominated by one of the following scouts:
Dick van Gameren / Rogier van den Berg / Henri Snel / Juliette Bekkering / Pieter van Wesemael / Huib Haye van der Werf / Nicole Maurer / Miranda Reitsma / Han Michel / Maike van Stiphout / Yttje Feddes / Michael van Gessel / Piet Oudolf / Lada Hrsak / Marlies Rohmer / Oliver Thill / Mels Crouwel / Cilly Jansen / Michiel van Iersel / Christoph Grafe / Maarten Kloos / Patrick van der Klooster / Francien van Westrenen / Henk van der Veen / Arjen Oosterman / Edwin Oostmeijer / Marieke Berkers / Indira van ’t Klooster / Marina van den Bergen / Anne Luijten / Branimir Medic / Eveline Paalvast / Haiko Meijer. read more