nov
2021

 

maritiem museum rotterdam
 
we were asked to explore the future of the maritiem museum in rotterdam. should it stay in its current location? we think so!

Maritiem Museum

okt
2021

 

dutch design week
 
final presentation for the competion 'sublieme schoonheid, sublieme duurzaamheid' at the dutch design week in eindhoven

Project page

sep
2021

 

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studio vrije ruimte
 
this semeser we will be teaching at the Rotterdamse Academie van Bouwkunst, a design studio exploring the role and importance of open spaces in the context of the densification of Rotterdam.

RAVB

may
2021

 

stad X ruimte
 
selected for a design research into the role and potential of the underground, with the goal of future proofing Nazareth (Maastricht)

Vereniging Deltametropool


april
2021

 

sublimenews

Sublieme Schoonheid
 
selected to submit a vision for sublime and innovative  sustainability solutions for 3 iconinc churches in the Netherlands (Groningen, Naarden, Amsterdam)
 
Architectuur lokaal
College van Rijksadviseurs


feb
2021

 

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Poort van Noord
 
we submitted an idea for a lightweight, floating and multifunctional object in the Rotte river. we even put it online for your viewing pleasure.
 
Project page
Poort van Noord


sep
2020

 

Water co-op
 
our submission for the panorama lokaal competition can be viewed online. 
 
Project page
Interview

sep
2020

 

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New Talent
 
short movie on 'Art in the City' on Talent Platform. The Talent Platform is showcasing what artistic and professional growth entails and serves as a fount of information for other creatives and for commissioners.

Platform Talent

apr
2020

 

hni

Portraits
 
Spotlight on the ideas and goals of the Members of Het Nieuwe Instituut. A film by Tanja Busking, who is portraying a number of designers and thinkers in a series of videos. 

Members of Het Nieuwe Instituut

feb
2020

 

panoramalokaal

panorama lokaal 

selected to participate in panorama lokaal competition. An iniative by college of rijksadviseurs to investigate neighborhoods in need of climate-proof restructuring.

Panorama Lokaal

jan
2020

 

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podcast interview

Interview with Kasia on Architektura & Biznes, a Polish podcast on architecture. Dealing with topics  such as education, working as an architect, the beginnings of obscura and more.

Architektura & Biznes

dec
2019


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baan 163

obscura has moved. 
our new adress:

Baan 163 
3011 CA
Rotterdam

nov
2019


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stadsmakerscongres

studio ondergrond was part of the stadsmakers-congres in Rotterdam with an interactive workshop for  students and professionals .

stadsmakerscongres 2019

sep
2019


hermitage, st. petersburg

art in the city

stimuleringsfund for creative industries selected  'art in the city' as one of the projects to support in the context of the talent development programme.

talentontwikkeling

sep
2019


Atlas van de ondergrond

studio ondergrond

start of a design studio at the academy of architecture and urbanism in Rotterdam. a spatial exploration of the underground through research by design.

read more

aug
2019


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hidden waters 

start up of an interdisciplinary case study aiming to address the need for design in relation to water and inhabitable land.

read more

aug
2019


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design semester

start of a design semester at the royal academy of arts in the hague. a group of 20 students is made familiar with the basic understaning of architectural tools.

royal academy of arts

oct 
2018 


exhibition in Het Nieuwe Instituut

prix de rome

from october 2018 - march 2019 'vrijhaven' will be at display in the Nieuwe Instituut as part of the prix de rome 2018 exhibition 

 prix de rome 2019

apr
2018


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obscura founded

named after the optical device  'camera obscura', the office will explore spatial phenomena from an urban, architectural and artistic point of view.

camera obscura

mar
2018


gas map netherlands

shortlist prix de rome

'four chambers' was shortlisted for the prix de rome 2018. four projects are selected to come up with proposals for the sixhaven area in amsterdam.

read more

may
2016


archiprix 2016

archiprix 2016

'art in context' received the 1st prize at the archiprix, a prize for the best student projects of the year. the project will be at display in the timmerhuis in rotterdam.

archiprix 2016

may
2014


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archiprix 2014

'met water stad maken' was selected for the archiprix 2012. the project highlights the importance of watersensitive urban design.

archiprix 2014