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Another entry from the [AMSTERDAM] Iconic Pedestrian Bridge Competition, the concept unveils more possibilities to just cross the Amstel river, as it intensifies Tourist-Local interactions in and plays a key role in extending the in front of the Hermitage . On the other hand, the gives a new experience of being very close to water and creates a public promenade with small docking areas for the local houseboats. More information from the architects comes after the jump.

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Mariana Popescu, Mihaela Radescu, Ovidiu Stanciu, Dimitrie Stefanescu

Description of the Architects:

We see Amsterdam as a city of differences at a small scale which emphasize its local realm. Houseboats represent a specific way of living which could better highlight the local and embed a fruitful cultural exchange between the visitors and Amsterdam’s way of living.

 is a rather over-used word in relation with materials, energy harvesting, etc.. Our approach focuses on social , by which we refer to an intensification of the interactions between locals and tourists. The bridge acts as a vibrant cultural environment from which both public and private actors can benefit.

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Mariana Popescu, Mihaela Radescu, Ovidiu Stanciu, Dimitrie Stefanescu


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Mariana Popescu, Mihaela Radescu, Ovidiu Stanciu, Dimitrie Stefanescu

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