The Adriaan Dessing Prize is a bi-anual architecture award for outstanding architecure projects in the Westland area of The Netherlands. We are very proud to be the winner of both the jury prize and the public vote prize . From the jury report: The journey from the modest and inconspicuous exterior of…


The Adriaan Dessing Prize is a bi-anual architecture award for outstanding architecure projects in the Westland area of The Netherlands. The first Adriaan Dessing Prize was awarded in 2018 and we are very proud to be nominated for the second edition. The award ceremony will be on October 3rd and until…


Proud to announce that our project Headoffice Big Green Egg is nominated for the Office of the Year 2019 Architectenweb Award.


K14 comes after K12


On February 16th an agreement was reached with Krost on a new exciting project in Moscow City. As is customary in Russia the project carries another neutral code name, K14 that surprisingly tends to sound more poetic the more we work on the project. Although after some wandering the program…


After organising the architectural program of the Archiprix International Madrid 2015 excursion for Hunter Douglas it was kind of a relief being a regular participant of the 2017 edition to India. On this intense trip Paul de Vroom took the opportunity to pay a visit to two different design…


Message from Moscow


On a cold winter’s eve the postman delivered a solid package from Moscow: a Christmas present from the Krost Company. Krost had decided to collect their philosophy and achievements over the years, in a big hardcover book. Being involved from 2000 on in their projects in Moscow several articles…


In mass housing Paul de Vroom was always fascinated in crossing the border between design by architects and self design. In the concepts of the Schutterstoren and Australië-Boston the individual freedom in layout was stretched to the limits of regulatory obstacles. The freedom obtained here was well appreciated by…


Surprise in Chile


When the shooting of ‘La Holandesa’ finished, Paul de Vroom joined Jet Christiaanse in order to explore the unrivaled architecture of Chile. Chile is a byword for overwhelming nature to all but some architecture addicts. Paul is one of them, Jet witnessed that he even managed to turn the visit…


It has been a while (that happens if you don’t maintain a blog), but it is still worth mentioning. In the Netherlands there is one very direct way for a commissioner to show his appreciation for the building an architect has made for him: to provide the building with…


The Big Green Egg


At the moment the stage of technical specification of our project for the new Headquarters for the Big Green Egg Company is in its final moment. In accordance with the strategy of our Team: the project has gained quality by its coherent choice of materials and its uncompromising detailing….