Schoonschip is a prototypical resilient city neighbourhood. Consisting of 46 floating households, it pushes the current boundaries of sustainability, community governance and urban development.
The SWEETS hotel offers a radically different way to experience Amsterdam. When the 2016 centralisation of Amsterdam’s bridge control system rendered all 28 of its bridge control houses redundant, Space&Matter initiated a plan to transform the houses into a distributed boutique hotel.
Reclaimed houseboats retrofitted into a super sustainable creative district in Amsterdam Noord.
Houseboat 9 is one of the 30 sustainable houseboats of the floating community Schoonschip in Amsterdam.