Symmetry - Cube Houses (Part.2)
"It is based on the concept of "living as an urban roof" : high density housing with sufficient space on the ground level, since its main purpose is to optimise the space inside. Blom tilted the cube of a conventional house 45 degrees, and rested it upon a hexagon-shaped pylon." #CouppéRphotographies
Mirror Composition - Cube Houses (Part.1)
This week, let me introduce you the Cube Houses, designed by architect Piet Blom, in Rotterdam.
You can see it from Blaak Subway Station.
Bicycle Life 🚲 - Amsterdam 🇳🇱 (Part.3)
The total length of bike paths is about 400 kilometers there ! Between 12k and 15k bicycles are pulled out of Amsterdam’s canals each year !! #CouppéRphotographies
Bicycle Life 🚲 - Amsterdam 🇳🇱 (Part.2)
There are more than 881k bicycles in Amsterdam. That’s 4 times the number of cars !!!
The City of Amsterdam is investing around €120million on bicycle infrastructure before 2020, €90million of which is for creating 38k new bike parking places !
Chloé by cold & sunny day in Montmartre (Part.2)
Montmartre is a large hill in Paris's 18th arrondissement. It's 130m (430ft) high and gives its name to the surrounding district. You can find lovely streets there, but also a lot of stairs !