Senior Architect & Founder
Geurt Holdijk is the founder of HOUSE OF ARCHITECTS.
He studied Real Estate (HEAO) in Groningen and one year Art and Architecture History (RUG). In Cologne he worked several years as director of a production and trade company. During the first two years of his studies at the Academy of Bouwkunst in Amsterdam he worked at SeARCH. During his studies he started his own office. Geurt Holdijk is also one of the partners of the byBali architectenmaatschap.
Senior Architect & Partner
Guus studied architecture at the TU Delft and at CEPT in Ahmedabad, India. During his studies he gained experience at Koen van Velsen and MVRDV. After graduating Guus worked for 3 years at SeARCH, then as project architect at NL Architects, leading projects in The Netherlands, Austria, China and India. One of which, The project Kleiburg ‘The Flat’, won the EU Mies Award for Contemporary Architecture in 2017.
Niene Laan got a bachelor degree in Spatial Design at Utrecht University of the Arts. She started her Masters in Architecture at the “Academie Van Bouwkunst” in Amsterdam. She finished an internship at M3H in Amsterdam before joining the team of House of Architects.
Vyasa Koe got a bachelor degree in Spatial Design at The Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague.He started his Masters in Architecture at the “Academie Van Bouwkunst” in Amsterdam. He finished an internship at Rivets+Rockets in Cape Town, South Africa and at SRA in Amsterdam before joining the team of House of Architects.
Stagiair / Intern
Daphne Fokker studies interior design at HMC in Amsterdam and is doing an internship at House of Architects to explore the interface between interior design and architecture.