Research: 20th C. Architecture Amsterdam

Working during the Nieuwe Kunst (Dutch New Art) movement, H.P. Berlage was an influential designer as exemplified in buildings like the Beurs van Berlage (Amsterdam Stock Exchange). Michel de Klerk, moving away from Nieuwe Kunst, adding decoration to his buildings like Het Schip in the Spaarndammerbuurt district. A main influence of the Dutch Structurialist movement, Herman Hertzberger designed such buildings as the Delft Montessori School and Centraal Beheer. Other architects discussed include Renzo Piano and Pierre Cuypers.

Authors: Phaedra Harder, Michael Farrell,