Tag Archives: Architecture

‘Urban Entertainment’ in The Netherlands

Struggling to get through the backlog of images, but I plan on posting more regular.  I added some new architectural work from the ‘Urban entertainment’ centre and ‘Block 16’ in Almere and the ‘Wall House’ in Groningen. These can all be found in the Netherlands Architecture Gallery, taken at the beginning of the summer this year.

Urban Entertainment Centre, Almere

Urban Entertainment Centre, Almere ©David Bleeker

Urban Entertainment Centre, Almere

The first picture is the Concert Hall of Urban entertainment Centre in Almere. This blob-like building is constructed from reinforced concrete and clad in pre-weathered zinc. It looks very sterile, almost robotic. It reminds me of  artist impressions of living on other planets in 1980s books about space travel. Continue reading

London Architecture

Today I have made the London Architecture gallery live, with images from the Wallbrook building, the Shard, More London and City Point and others. As more images will be added I will probably divide the galleries per building, but first here are some of the highlights.

The Wallbrook Building

The Wallbrook Building - © David Bleeker

The Wallbrook Building – © David Bleeker

The Wallbrook building is the first building in this gallery. It is situated in the City of London between Bank and Cannon street. I have been back at this building a couple of times to get some good light. In the gallery Continue reading