The four greenhouses are an addition within the original budget. In this way, the HES has received the auditorium “for free”. Despite the unconventional shape, the building has an extremely support structure that arises from the parking layer. The exterior, with its friendly shape, contrasts with the harshness of the environment and thus introduces the informal character and casual atmosphere of the interior.


Client: Ector Hoogstad architects
Functions: Education
Architect: Ector Hoogstad architects
Completion: 2004
Period: 2000-2004
Type of contract: Construction cost management
Assignment: IGG has been responsible for the architect for construction cost management during the design process.