Visserijplein
1990-1995, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

This square in the city centre of Rotterdam is used twice a week as a marketplace. A forest of shining steel is the main feature of the marketplace. Fourteen angular constructions supply electricity for 200 market stalls.West 8 combined in the design the wishes of various parties concerned. The square now also has a social function and provides sports facilities instead of just being an unattractive storage for market materials.

client
City of Rotterdam
team
Adriaan Geuze, Dirry de Bruin, Erik Overdiep