carve is hiring! - ‘looking for a new team member’ - tags: -
video clip carve - ‘developing children spaces with humanised approach’ - tags: park, water, climbing, nature -
japanese visitors - Last week, members of the Japan Park Facilities Association visited two... - tags: park, water, timber, climbing, urban -
playscape duivendrecht - ‘many children play at the same time’ - tags: concrete, urban -
jewel changi airport - ‘a tourist desination in it's own right’ - tags: park, water, nature, indoor, slides -
modular play structures in shopping centres - ‘dynamic visual attraction’ - realization: 2015
client: wereldhave
tags: climbing, indoor -
publications 2016/2017 - ‘'recent published projects'’ - tags: blue, urban -
beatrixpark - ‘'an organically shaped sculpture that incorporates various play functions'’ - realization: 01-08-2016
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, urban -
playgrounds in singapore, malaysia en indonesia - Carve is known in South East Asia not only for its playground designs, but also... - tags: park, urban -
play_land - ‘the processual character of the project brought together various professionals and non-professionals to create a new social biotope’ - tags: park, sport, skate, climbing, urban -
B-Mine selected for the MIPIM Awards - ‘best urban regenaration project’ - tags: park, concrete, climbing, nature, urban, competition -
clear water bay road - ‘crawling bookcase - hong kong indoor project’ - tags: -
clear water bay road - ‘special art objects and 'artisanal design' are key in the project’ - tags: park, water, climbing, nature, steel, urban, disabled -
publications 2017 - Hauser - magazine for Architecture & Design P18 - Beringen - tags: -
be-mine on 1 - ‘pushing the boundaries in contextual ways’ - tags: park, concrete, climbing, urban, competition -
bospark - ‘because of the reflecting effect of the interior the objects seem to float above the ground, when seen from a distance.’ - realization: 2016
client: municipality alphen aan de rijn
tags: park, magenta, climbing, steel -
play landscape be-mine - ‘the design consists of three parts, that create a unity with the mountain and its past: a pole forest as a landmark, an adventurous prismatic play surface on the flank of the mountain and a coal square on the top of the 'terril'’ - realization: 09-09-2016
client: city of beringen
tags: park, concrete, timber, climbing, urban -
oosterpark paddling pool - ‘climbing, running and sliding are united in one sculptural element’ - realization: 01-09-2015
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, water, climbing, urban, disabled -
lieflandpark - winner! - ‘most sustainable neighbourhood of utrecht’ - tags: park, participation, urban, unbuilt, competition -
filmcrew from hong kong - ‘short documentary’ - tags: -
installment of little house 'jacob van campen' - ‘the most beautiful house of the street’ - tags: park, blue, concrete, timber, urban -
waterway point - installation of lily trees - ‘eyecatchers on a balcony’ - tags: -
adventure mountain under construction - ‘the contours become visible’ - tags: -
oosterpark play garland - ‘the common 'colour explosion' is reduced to one long, continuous line’ - realization: 01-02-2016
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, magenta, timber, climbing, steel, urban -
oosterpark play garland opened - ‘subtly changing its colour’ - tags: park, blue, magenta, timber, climbing, steel, urban -
henry roberts - ‘product designer’ - tags: -
houtzagerij in aanbouw - ‘a winding ribbon knits together the sports- and residential area’ - tags: park, sport, timber, climbing, participation, urban -
haags hopje - ‘sneak preview’ - tags: park, concrete, timber, urban -
publications 2016 - WLA magazine #28 - Liberty Park p 14 - 21, Beringen be-MINE October... - tags: -
carve member wins prizes - ‘a slow, natural transformation as alternative for demolition’ - tags: park, unbuilt, competition -
sneak preview beatrixpark - ‘sculptural playobject takes shape’ - tags: park, concrete, sport, climbing -
ark park - inaugurated - ‘pavilion and outside cooking area on the ancient Limes’ - tags: park, concrete, participation, steel, urban -
toddler pool oosterpark open - ‘climbing- and sliding sculpture’ - tags: park, water, urban, disabled -
frederik hendrikplantsoen under construction! - ‘the garland curling through the trees’ - tags: -
liedekerkepark - winner - ‘a raised wooden pathstructure knits everything together’ - tags: -
winner: beringen - ‘adventurous playscape and landmark on an old terril ’ - tags: park, concrete, timber, climbing, competition -
elke krausmann - ‘landscape architect’ - tags: -
zuiderzeemuseum festively inaugurated - ‘a do-park for children and adults’ - tags: park, concrete, water, timber -
zuiderzeemuseum final works - ‘a spectacular transportation’ - tags: park, concrete, water, timber -
copenhagen excursion - ‘inspiration from scandinavia’ - tags: research -
publications 2015 - Axis Feature: 'Our Park', June 2015, Vol. 175 Potgieterstraat, Van... - tags: -
route - ‘how to get there’ - tags: -
progress zuiderzeemuseum - ‘the transformation of an entry zone’ - tags: park, concrete, water -
lectures - ‘overview of lectures and workshops’ - tags: -
carve in brazil - ‘from European eyes’ - tags: urban -
kortenbos - haags hopje almost ready! - ‘the the keystone of reactivating this part of the park’ - tags: park, concrete, sport, steel, urban -
team - ‘from product design to landscape design’ - tags: -
carve SG - Carve Pte. Ltd. 1 sims lane #04-02 singapore 387355 t +65 6398 1558 f +65... - tags: -
carve NL - Carve Kortenaerplein 34 1057 NE Amsterdam t +31 (0)20 427 57 11 f +31... - tags: -
office - Carve is a design and engineering bureau that focuses on the planning and... - tags: -
10th chinese garden expo - ‘happy hill’ - tags: park, unbuilt, competition -
amstelmeer school - ‘a village square in the neighbourhood’ - realization: 2014
client: SPIN foundation
tags: sport, timber, climbing, participation, urban, school -
zorlu center - ‘otherwordly shapes, colours and an unprecedented play experience’ - realization: 2014
client: zorlu center
tags: park, concrete, timber, climbing, steel, urban, disabled -
playislands amsterdam forest - In May 2014 the renewed Play Islands in the Amsterdam Forest were festively... - realization: 2014
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, water, timber, climbing, participation -
ready: playislands - ‘floating islands, rope bridges and tree trunks’ - tags: park, water, timber, climbing, nature -
prizes 2002 - 2015 - ‘overview prizes and nominations’ - tags: -
laan van spartaan - ‘curling up to more than five meter height’ - realization: 2014
client: municipality of amsterdam
in collaboration with: Dijk&co landschapsarchitectuur
tags: magenta, timber, climbing, orange, participation, steel, urban -
skate inventarisation - ‘qualitative and quantitative spatial inventarisatio’ - realization: 2014
client: municipality of the hague
tags: skate, research -
lecture craftsmanship - On the 21st of March, Elger Blitz will give a lecture at Architecture Centre... - tags: exposition -
southpoint buyskade - ‘inviting a new kind of use’ - realization: 2014
client: city of amsterdam
tags: park, concrete, climbing, unbuilt -
lot k - ‘designing public space and a building as a unity’ - realization: 2014
client: municipality of the hague
tags: concrete, sport, magenta, skate, participation, steel, urban -
freerunning - ‘the sport emerges from an active and innovatie user group’ - realization: 2014
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: concrete, sport, participation, steel, urban -
gardens by the bay - ‘two playtrees’ - tags: park, climbing, steel -
publications 2014 - ‘published projects’ - tags: -
internship - Carve has internships in the field of civil engineering, architecture or... - tags: -
the staircases of strijp-s - ‘thin stairs unfurl like net curtains’ - tags: blue, steel, urban -
urban intervention award - Carve has been selected in two of the three categories of the Urban... - tags: urban -
interlace - ‘to play is to learn from mimicking eachother’ - realization: 2013
client: playpoint
tags: park, blue, climbing, steel, urban -
zorlu center - under construction - ‘panoramaview on the bosphorus’ - tags: park, concrete, timber, climbing, steel, urban -
strijp-S - ‘thin stairs unfurl like net curtains’ - realization: 2013
client: DNC vastgoed
in collaboration with: Deltavormgroep, Har Hollands, Piet Oudolf
tags: blue, concrete, steel, urban -
ILAM lecture - End of June, Elger Blitz gave a lecture in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where he... - tags: -
lucas community - ‘creating a toolbox’ - realization: 2013
client: urbaniahoeve
in collaboration with:: urbaniahoeve
tags: park, timber, participation, urban -
urban agriculture - ‘the pergola of woven metal poles is overgrown with Wisteria’ - tags: park, timber, participation, steel, urban -
billie holiday - ‘the edges of the object continuously transform’ - realization: 2013
client: municipality of the hague
tags: park, blue, concrete, disabled -
osdorp oever - ‘the structure is placed between the trees’ - realization: 2013
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, climbing, orange, steel, urban -
osdorp oever - almost ready - ‘minimal interventions at ground level’ - tags: park, climbing, orange, steel, urban -
exhibition in slovakia - Quality of landscape architecture in Slovakia is, according to the curators of... - tags: -
lot k – start of construction - ‘the furniture is ready already’ - tags: magenta, steel, urban -
red fence square - ‘aiming at age group 12+’ - realization: 2013
client: municipality of the hague
tags: concrete, sport, steel, urban, disabled, red -
wellington new zealand - ‘an exhibition of play furniture, playscapes and play-objects’ - tags: exposition -
publications 2013 - ‘published projects’ - tags: -
entrance area amsterdam forest - ‘a worthy entrance’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, unbuilt -
tree tower - Finally, the tree tower is being installes at the ecological playground in the... - tags: -
garden of the north - ‘a source, a 'polder' and a valley’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of leiden
tags: park, concrete, water, skate, nature, urban -
entree G - Viaducts are known for their dark, dodgy passages. Spaces you would prefer to... - realization: 2012
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: sport, magenta, climbing, orange, urban -
root down & reach up - ‘three sculptural trees’ - tags: park, climbing, participation, urban, unbuilt, competition -
nature playground sloterplas - ‘floating platforms, tree trunks and a cable ferrie’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, water, timber, climbing, nature -
talent campus venlo - ‘a fluid communication and exchange’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of venlo
tags: sport, timber, climbing, urban, school -
goeverneurplein - ‘urban renewal area’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of dordrecht
tags: concrete, sport, participation, urban -
lelycities - ‘prishtina, skopje, liverpool, marseille and bilbao’ - tags: urban, research -
hannah schubert - ‘landscape architect’ - tags: -
nytt djervt frekt - New, challenging, courageous. Under this title, on 23 and 24 March, the trade... - tags: -
safety grass - Showroom MAMA has asked carve to participate in the Designers Against Aids... - tags: -
daalmeer - ‘a green continuous line spatially connects all elements’ - realization: 2012
client: municipality of alkmaar
tags: park, concrete, skate, urban -
publication 2012 - ‘published projects’ - tags: -
dreamhamar - On invitation of Ecosistema Urbano, Carve is contributing with an on-site... - tags: -
zuiderzee museum - The former artificial island at the Zuiderzeemuseum in Enkhuizen will be... - tags: -
bijlmerpark - ‘the esplanade embraces different elements’ - realization: 2011
client: municipality of amsterdam
in samenwerking met:: marie-laure hoedemakers
tags: park, water, sport, magenta, skate, climbing, participation, steel, urban -
blokhoeve - ‘two worlds are united in one object’ - realization: 2011
client: municipality of nieuwegein
in collaboration with: Dijk&co landschapsarchitectuur
tags: park, concrete, sport, skate, timber, climbing -
het kompas - ‘comprehensive, social and motor skills’ - realization: 2011
client: municipality of haarlemmermeer
tags: sport, timber, climbing, disabled, school -
child friendly cities - Every five years the Association of Netherlands Municipalities nominates five... - tags: -
lectures Singapore - Invited by Playpoint Singapore, Elger Blitz has given several lectures in... - tags: -
publication 2011 - ‘published projects’ - tags: -
marleen beek - ‘urban designer’ - tags: -
what's up, what's down - ‘cultural catalysts in urban space’ - tags: urban, research -
thomas tiel groenestege - ‘product designer’ - tags: -
velodroom - ‘sculptural skatepark attracting skaters from all over Europe’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of oostende
in collaboration with: technum
tags: park, concrete, sport, skate, urban -
vondelpark canopywalk - ‘in summer, the walkway is almost invisible between the leafy trees’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, timber, climbing, nature -
vondeltowers - ‘an opening splits the volume into two equal parts’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, timber, climbing, nature -
potgieterstraat - ‘an anchor for neighbourhood interaction’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: water, participation, urban -
melis stokepark - ‘playing together doesn't mean playing next to each other’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of the hague
prizes: child- and family friendly Initiatives prize 2011
tags: park, blue, timber, climbing, urban, disabled -
van campenvaart - ‘a playground where the difference in play between children with and without disabilities is eliminated’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of the hague
prizes: child- and family friendly Initiatives Prize 2011
tags: park, climbing, urban, disabled, red -
kwadrantpark - ‘the distinction between able and disabled children is reduced’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of haarlemmermeer
in collaboration with: marie-laure hoedemakers
tags: park, sport, skate, disabled -
van beuningenplein - ‘regained its position as important link and meeting place in the district’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of amsterdam
in collaboration with: Dijk&co landschapsarchitectuur and concrete
tags: blue, concrete, water, sport, skate, climbing, steel, urban, disabled -
meerpark - ‘a collectively used sport-park’ - realization: 2010
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: park, water, climbing, orange, nature -
poeloever - - realization: 2010
client: municipality
tags: park, nature -
bankras - ‘star-shaped sculpture of dark concrete’ - realization: 2009
client: municipality of amstelveen
tags: park, concrete, skate -
a8erna awarded - ‘winner of the routepluim 2008’ - tags: -
beech square - ‘more cosy at the same time’ - realization: 2008
client: municipality of the hague
tags: climbing, participation, urban, disabled -
lucas beukers - ‘product engineer’ - tags: -
architecture prize haarlemmermeer - ‘second place for carve’ - tags: sport, skate, urban -
palace garden - ‘the materials give different tactile sensations’ - realization: 2008
client: municipality of the hague
tags: park, climbing, steel, disabled -
columbus square - ‘stimulating community life’ - realization: 2007
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: water, sport, climbing, orange, participation, steel, urban, disabled -
dunepark - ‘twisted towers, conical masts and ribbed concrete’ - realization: 2007
client: municipality of velsen
tags: park, concrete, water, skate, timber, climbing -
vlaskamp - ‘as transparent as possible’ - realization: 2007
client: municipality of the hague
tags: park, timber, climbing, nature -
wall-holla nominated for design prize - ‘product for the public space’ - tags: wall-holla -
ambon square - ‘a permeable border’ - realization: 2006
client: municipality of amsterdam
tags: climbing, steel, urban, school -
getsewoud north - ‘the banded surfacing of the strip indicates each schools boundary’ - realization: 2006
client: municipality of haarlemmermeer
tags: sport, timber, climbing, school -
getsewoud south - ‘suitable scale and intimacy for young children’ - realization: 2006
client: municipality of haarlemmermeer
tags: sport, urban, disabled, school, wall-holla -
siboga square - - realization: 2006
client: municipality amsterdam
tags: sport, steel, urban -
wall-holla - ‘a vertical play structure’ - realization: 2003 - present
client: various
tags: steel, urban, wall-holla -
a8erna - ‘skating underneath a viaduct’ - realization: 2005
client: municipality of zaandam
tags: concrete, sport, skate, participation, urban -
jasper van der schaaf - ‘industrial product designer’ - tags: -
de ark - ‘a flowing bridge connects the whole zone’ - realization: 2002
client: municipality of heemskerk
tags: timber, steel, urban -
elger blitz - ‘senior designer’ - tags: -
mark van der eng - ‘civil engineer’ - tags: -

publications 2016

WLA magazine
#28 - Liberty Park
p 14 - 21, Beringen be-MINE
October 2016

SB 4/2016 Open Spaces for Sport and Exercise
IAKS - international magazine for sports, leisure and recreational facilities
p 26 - p 31 Bijlmerpark and Amstelmeerschool

Cubes indesign #81 aug-sept 2016
interiors architecture design, Cine Maxx playground, p 150-154

Sport en ruimte in beweging
Sport, Buurtsport en bewegen inplannen in de publieke ruimte
Uitgave van Kind & Samenleving / Buurtsport Expertisecentrum / ISB / Vlaamse Overheid, 2016
Freerunning p 42, Blokhoeve p 69, Kwadrantpark p 71, Kavel K p 109

BOB - International Magazine of Space Design
Vol #144, July 2016
Oosterpark Playgarland, p 50-53

DESIGN - monthly design magazine korea
Vol #455, 2016/5
Interlace, Zorlu, Laan van spartaan, Osdorp Oever

Stedebouw en Architectuur + b:ton
Innovatiecatalogus 2016 - innovaties in materialen en producten
January 2016
'Samen regenwater langzaam afvoeren' - Greenbrick, p 32-33

PLOT 28
January 2016, Argentina
Bijlmerpark, Gardens by the Bay, Osdorp Oever, Billie Holiday, Zorlu Center, p 7-14

Topscape, Vol. 22
Paysage, Contemporary Landscape Project
Kavel K, p 160 - 163

International new landscape No.6
Sports park, Blokhoeve Nieuwegein p 42 - 49

Buiten Spelen #4 dec 2016
interview with Elger Blitz p 38 - 39

SB 6/2016 Pools and Leisure Facilities
IAKS - international magazine for sports, leisure and recreational facilities
p 36 - p 39 'Mine is now a play park', Beringen Be-Mine

Groen - magazine for space in city and landscape #may 2016
P 4-8 waterworks for zuiderzeemuseum