5th IABR / Test Site Rotterdam is OPEN!


Yesterday evening the Test Site Rotterdam (part of the 5th International Architecture Biennale) was officially opened in the new Biergarten behind the Schieblock.
The Rotterdam Central District has been transformed in a testing ground for new ways of 'making city'. Now large scale developments are put on hold we need ot adress current manner of city development. The Test Site shows 19 small-scale projects that have been realized over the past year. Everyone can now experience the (first part) of the Luchtsingel, the Dakakker (rooftop garden), De Dependance and other projects. More projects are currently in development and will be completed as the Biennale progresses.


Photograph by Ossip van Duivenbode