1987 Photo Contest, Arts and Entertainment, 1st prize

Emile Luider

Rapho for Geo

01 January, 1986

Red roofs at the Hofdijk. The zigzag pattern echoes traditional Dutch architecture. The center of Rotterdam was razed to the ground by German bombs on May 14, 1940. Tragic though the air raid was, it provided modern architects with a rare opportunity to realize their daring designs.

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Emile Luider

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