CTBUH Silver Member

MVRDV

About

Member Offices: Rotterdam

Website: https://www.mvrdv.com

MVRDV is one of the most innovative architectural practices in the world, with offices in Rotterdam, Shanghai and Paris and 250 architects, designers, urban planners and service staff who develop projects in a multi-disciplinary, iterative, collaborative design process involving rigorous technical and creative investigations. These have resulted in a range of building types, urban plans and conceptual visions in 45 countries, and extends to research, publications and exhibitions.
MVRDV pursues a fascination for radical, investigative spatial research focusing on the urban landscape, the public realm, and the influence of architecture on the everyday lives of its inhabitants and users. Their research-based approach drives spatial innovation in the fields of architecture, urbanism and landscape design, with a focus on the social and environmental integration and impacts of buildings. The results are exemplary, outspoken projects, which enable our cities and landscapes develop towards a greener, more sustainable and attractive future.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Contributor

Member Since

Member Offices

  • Rotterdam

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Downtown One

140 m / 459 ft

2

Grotius I

120 m / 394 ft

3

Grotius II

100 m / 328 ft

4

Valley 1

97 m / 318 ft

5

Radio Tower & Hotel

90.4 m / 297 ft

6

Valley 2

76 m / 249 ft

7

Valley 3

66 m / 217 ft

8

Baltyk Tower

65 m / 213 ft

9

Mirador Building

63.4 m / 208 ft

10

DnB Nor A

62.9 m / 206 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

18 October 2016

What’s Next?: How Do We Make Vertical Urban Design?

It seems sometimes as if the further away from the ground we rise, the more architectonic and less urban our buildings become. Skyscrapers have always...

Research

17 October 2016

What’s Next?: How Do We Make Vertical Urban Design?

It seems sometimes as if the further away from the ground we rise, the more architectonic and less urban our buildings become. Skyscrapers have always...

Global News

23 November 2020

Multicolored Hotel Tops Out in New York City

Developer Youngwoo & Associates challenged MVRDV to design an innovative project that accommodates a large volume of program while fitting the surrounding context - a...

Statistics

Average Building Age*

10 Years

Most Common Function*

Mixed-use (59%), 10 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%), 6 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 17 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 6 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 17 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.