Eindhoven, the city of light and design, has experienced a stormy development and is now the centre of a ‘brainport’ focused on innovation, design and tech that ranks among the finest in the world. The city also has a lot to offer in terms of architecture, what are the 100 best buildings?
From the Evoluon to MVRDV's pop podium De Effenaar and from Kropholler’s Van Abbe Museum to the current large-scale redevelopment of the Philips factories, EIndhoven has a lot to offer in terms of architecture.
nai010 publishers presents this handy-sized and up-to-date Eindhoven architecture guide that zooms in on the city’s highlights: its newest high-profile buildings, illustrious icons and hidden gems. It also addresses urban development itself, the greenest spaces in the city and countless facts and anecdotes about Eindhoven and its many monuments.
Next to an overview of the 100 best buildings, this guide offers practical maps, must-see sights and the best places to eat and drink.
Written and selected by Paul Groenendijk and Piet Vollaard. Photography by Bas Gijselhart, design by Koehorst in 't Veld. nai010 publishers in conjunction with architectuurgids.nl foundation, architectuurcentrum Eindhoven.