• MVRDV Develops a Catalogue for Repurposing Rooftops

    3 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Stairs of Kriterion. Image © Laurian Ghinitoiu
    Highlighting an untapped spatial resource, MVRDV has recently produced a catalogue of 130 innovative ideas to make use of Rotterdam's empty flat roofs, showcasing a potential new phase in the city's development. Commissioned by the City of Rotterdam and developed together with Rotterdam Rooftop Days , the Rooftop Catalogue illustrates how reprogramming rooftops can help with issues such as land scarcity and climate change while also addressing the practical side of repurposing these spaces in terms of construction options and suitable sites.
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