Our mission is to create vital buildings:
buildings that move, motivate and activate people.
We design bold, original, and highly functional spaces.
Always working from the perspective of our clients and end-users. 
As architecture is not about buildings, but about people.
Welcome to P·A. We are looking forward to getting to know you!

 

STORIES

Phase I of investment property realized

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P·A was commissioned by Hanna, an ambitious young woman, to restore and redevelop an early twentieth century building in Rotterdam and turn it into a long-term investment property. The five-story building, which previously housed a health clinic, will become a private residence. Phase I, the realization of Hanna’s (current) private residence, is complete.

“Built water”: National presentation of research findings

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On Thursday, September 28th P·A presented the results of a large-scale research project that explores Rotterdam’s resilience when it comes to water. Various research partners, including the Municipality of Rotterdam, three local water boards, Havensteder housing corporation and water experts from i.a. the TU Delft were present for Sander van Schaik’s presentation of work carried out in collaboration with DJGA and Brink Architecture and Urban Design. The presentation addressed the mounting problems surrounding water storage in large cities, using the neighborhood of Rubroek as a case study. The results of the study offer practical solutions for smart water management in the private domain.

Pitch Fest at EXPO Real in Munich

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The Royal Institute of Dutch Architects (BNA) has invited P·A to pitch ideas for sustainable future cities at EXPO Real 2017 on Thursday, October 5th. During the ‘Pitch Fest’, leading entrepreneurs from the creative sector will present inspirational ideas and concrete plans for robust and livable cities. P·A pitches a proposal for a combined rainwater beer-brewery, carwash and playground on one of the central squares of Münich to raise awareness for the water assignment that most European cities are facing. EXPO Real is a leading international trade fair for real estate and investment.  

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OUR WORK

 

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OUR TEAM

TESTIMONIALS

What do our clients and partners think?

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Joyce Wierda

"The new design that P·A suggested was quite extreme but we haven’t regretted it for one second."

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Ronald LAgeweg

"P·A is serious about architecture, but they are always quick to laugh. Just how I like it."

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Anne Breemer

"To this day we continue to receive compliments from guests and business partners."
 

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erwin franken

"I was looking for advisors that could take everything off my hands. P·A offered exactly what I was looking for!"

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Our Office

Graaf Florisstraat 62a,
3021 CJ Rotterdam
The Netherlands

info@personal-architecture.nl
+31 (0)10 8865093