13/12/2017 – FARO is growing. Starting January 1st, 2018, Arjenne van Berkum and Wouter van der Stap will join the existing direction as associate partners.
IN THE PICTURE: EXTENDED FAMILY CHURCH IN ALPHEN A/D RIJN
13/11/2017 — The re-used extended-family church in Alphen a/d Rijn was on display in the Dutch television show BinnensteBuiten last week. The previously discarded church has been transformed into two dazzling dwelling to make room for the particular housing desire of the family van der Laan – Kampstra.
INSPIRATION PEAKS AT LJUBLJANA
04/10/2017 — Our annual office excursion towards Ljubljana (Slovenia) has brought us many inspiration peaks over the past weekend. With a team of 28 people we have been astounded by the beautiful architecture in this mountainous country.
CAT FLAP WITH LINTEL FOR CONTENT CATS
09/08/2017 - The construction work for the new Animal Ambulance in The Hague is advancing successfully. Of course, a cat flap with its own lintel cannot miss in this construction!
SURVEY AND SUPPER FOR ORANGE HOUSE ALMERE
28/08/2017 - Last week the building of the Orange House in Almere was officially finalized with a survey and supper. With the finalization, the third Orange House of the Blijfgroep became a fact.
FESTIVE FINALIZATION KWINTIJN AMSTERDAM
18/07/2017 — The housing project Kwintijn was officially completed with the completion of the last appartments at Kwintijn phase 2. Today we celebrated this moment with a festive boat trip and a tour through Amsterdam.
TINY TIM 3.0 ON THE MOVE
14/06/2017 - Tiny TIM 3.0, with a brand new interior, is on the move. The Tiny TIM will be present the upcoming days during the event ‘Tiny housing’ in Almere and during the ten year anniversary of Urgenda in Amsterdam.
SWIFT FIRST RESULTS FOR RESEARCH SWIFT HOME SEEKERS
12/06/2017 - Together with Podium voor Architectuur Haarlemmermeer, housing corporation Ymere, Joost Valk and four asylum status holders /designers FARO started a participatory design process.
VOTE FOR BUILDING, GIVING BACK AND LIVING TOGETHER
01/05/2017 — FARO is participating in the Innovation Challenge Dwelling, together with the other members of Team 3: Woontij, FOOQ, LA4Sale and BDO consultancy. You can now vote for the project here!
DURA AND FARO WIN SELECTION IN NIJVERDAL
15/03/2017 - Dura Vermeer Bouw from Hengelo and FARO have won the selection for the Karel Doormanweg in Nijverdal. Together we will work to create 24 energy neutral dwellings in this beautiful lane with spacious structure for Dutch standards for the housing association WST Hellendoorn.