In 2018, architects Ronald and Erik Rietviels from Dutch office RAAAF (for Rietveld Architecture-Art-Affordances) and Dutch artist Erick de Lyon completed “Deltawerk 1:1”, an installation related to the preservation of cultural heritage — here, the former Dutch Hydrodynamics Laboratory, where full-scale experimentations were conducted. The project consists in revealing and transforming a 250-metre long and 7-metre high large-scale flume called Delta Flume.
© Jan Kempenaers
In 2017 in its 421st issue devoted to engineering work, AA already dedicated an article to this major project. Read the full article, written by Andreas Kofler, by clicking on the image below.