This building is called ‘Het Potlood’ which is Dutch for The Pencil. The Potlood is in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. It is next door to the public library of the city. Het Potlood is an apartment building.
The Markthal Rotterdam, a covered food market and housing development in the Netherlands. Designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, the nearly square-foot building features a dazzling, gigantic mural titled Cornucopia by artists Arno Coenen and Iris Roskam.
Zadkine - Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The statue symbolizes the destruction of Rotterdam by German bombs in WWII.The center (heart) of Rotterdam was destroyed entirely. The statue's hole in the middle, symbolizes the 'missing heart of the city'.