In the city of Eindhoven construction of the Atlas House has started. Last week the concrete foundation piles have been put in place.
Harm Tilman, editor in chief of the Dutch journal 'De Architect', published an extensive group-interview with Floris Cornelisse (HCVA), Hans van der Heijden (HVDHA) Jan Peter Wingender (Winhov) and Job Floris (Monadnock). The article makes a strong case for the innovation of Architecture from within. Four projects are documented, including the Landmark Nieuw Bergen.
For more information, please visit: De Architect or visit these links for the article in Dutch: editorial, projectdocumentation, interview, or this link for the article in English
Matteo Ghidoni of the Italian office Salottobuono invited Monadnock among others to contribute to the publication 'Fundamental Acts', which will be on show at: "Archivo/Italia, Italian design in the collection of Archivo Diseño y Arquitectura", opening on thursday, October 22nd, at 19:30 in Mexico City.
Monadnock is among the five winners of the international ideas competition for a new architecture centre for Chicago. Our proposal 'The Oculus' centralizes the building as main didactic tool for learning about architecture through direct experience, by offering a wide range of examples, fragments and space-types.
For more information, please visit: CHI
The building permit for a tower-like residence in the city of Eindhoven has been granted, construction works will start in October 2015.
Hugh Strange, critic of the British online magazine Buidling Design has written a review on our Landmark building in BD-online.
Please download the whole article here: Landmark BD
Jeanette Kunsmann, critic of the German online magazine Baunetz published a review on our Landmark building, please visit this link: Baunetz
On behalf of the BNA, Monadnock has been invited to participate as master in a brickwork-masterclass, which will take place in a brickfactory in Heusden september 24th 2015. The masterclass will concentrate on the surface, texture and plasticity of brickbonds.
For more information, please visit: bna
Ellis Woodman has written a review on the Landmark building in Architectural Review september issue 1423 'Ornament'. For more information, please visit this link: AR
Monadnock's design for a transformation of the interior of an industry-building into an office environment for Royal Tichelaar in Makkum has been nominated for the ARC15-award. For more information please visit these links: Monadnock and ARC15-interior
On behalf of Jantje Engels and Marius Grootveld, Monadnock is part of a grand selection of architecture offices and individuals, to make a contribution to the latest issue of FORUM magazine, titled 'Building Upon Building'. Pivoting on the request for drawing a possible extension of an existing canonical building. The issue will be presented on the 26th of september at Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.