Rotterdam-based NIO architecten, led by Maurice Nio and Joan Almekinders, was founded in 2000. Their work entails an array of diverse projects, such as sports and leisure, retail, infrastructure, culture and private housing, and is situated primarily in the Netherlands. The office strives to be innovative and to create an inspiring environment. Besides an interview with Maurice Nio, this monograph includes numerous projects and concepts, presented in extensive detail through drawings, photographs and renderings. Among the more than 30 projects detailed, highlights include sound barrier houses, a blue retail park, an amorphous orange bus stop and eye-catching bridges.