Amsterdam Netherlands Architecture and Design

Browse Dwell stories about modern homes, design, and architecture in and around Amsterdam, Netherlands.

A Major Restoration Updated This Midcentury Landmark in Belgium
A Major Restoration Updated This Midcentury Landmark in Belgium
A Belgian couple abide by strict preservation rules to breathe new life into an International Style villa by architect Lucien Engels.
 - a month ago
This Chic Cabin Makes Glamping in The Netherlands a Breeze
This Chic Cabin Makes Glamping in The Netherlands a Breeze
Simple, spacious, and Scandinavian-inspired, De Grote Beer is one of a cluster of chic, modern cabins awaiting your arrival.
 - 15 hours ago
An Old Belgian Fortress Breathes New Life as a Charming B&B
An Old Belgian Fortress Breathes New Life as a Charming B&B
With barracks dating back to 1785, this former fort has been carefully renovated and extended to now house a family, as well as their small business.
 - 2 months ago
These Rotterdam Apartments Put the Average Student Dorm to Shame
These Rotterdam Apartments Put the Average Student Dorm to Shame
Inspired by the tiny house movement, Standard Studio turns 194-square-foot offices into freshman housing at Erasmus University in the Netherlands.
 - 3 months ago
A Tent-Shaped Home in the Netherlands Crouches Between Natural Dunes
A Tent-Shaped Home in the Netherlands Crouches Between Natural Dunes
A summer home on the island of Vlieland in the Northern Netherlands takes the shape of a stormproof tent by De Waard, an iconic Dutch brand.
 - 8 months ago
This Glass Pied-à-Terre Is Hidden in a Belgian Garden
This Glass Pied-à-Terre Is Hidden in a Belgian Garden
Concealed by historic buildings in the center of Ghent, this light-filled hideaway sits in the backyard of an existing house.
 - 5 months ago
This Villa in Belgium Has a Crazy Prefab Ceiling That Looks Like a Wave
This Villa in Belgium Has a Crazy Prefab Ceiling That Looks Like a Wave
A concave ceiling is craned onto a rear extension in Belgium.
 - 5 months ago
A 20th-Century Dutch Schoolhouse Now Holds a Series of Airy Lofts
A 20th-Century Dutch Schoolhouse Now Holds a Series of Airy Lofts
Built in 1912, an old school in Rotterdam, South Holland, is reincarnated as six light-filled apartments.
 - 7 months ago
An Architect Creates a Two-Level Houseboat For His Family on a Tight Budget
An Architect Creates a Two-Level Houseboat For His Family on a Tight Budget
An Amsterdam architect looks to Japanese culture when designing a floating home for his family.
 - 5 months ago
A Belgian Architect's Courtyard House Offers Work/Life Balance
A Belgian Architect's Courtyard House Offers Work/Life Balance
This square, wood-clad residence on the outskirts of Genk is arranged around a serene courtyard that bathes the interiors with light.
 - 6 months ago
A 19th-Century Dutch Workshop Is Now a Stunning, Spacious Loft
A 19th-Century Dutch Workshop Is Now a Stunning, Spacious Loft
A former workshop in the Dutch city of Den Bosch is converted into a hip, Manhattan-inspired loft.
 - 7 months ago
Elevate Your Next Amsterdam Experience With This Unique Crane Rental
Elevate Your Next Amsterdam Experience With This Unique Crane Rental
An eclectic Amsterdam apartment offers an elevated vacation experience in more ways than one.
 - 7 months ago