Yesterday, start construction on the new building for the European Medicines Agency (EMA) was marked with a ceremonial go ahead. Groundwork on the site at the Zuidas in Amsterdam began on May 1st, which was more quickly than the original building… >>
The former ‘Luitenant Generaal Knoop Kazerne’ (military compound) in Utrecht has been transformed into a contemporary and transparent Government Office ‘de Knoop’ with additional representation as a central meeting hub for all Dutch Central Government Agencies. The sustainable transformation was… >>
For the law firm Evers Soerjatin, Fokkema & Partners Architecten designed the interior for the renovation of their office. The monumental villa near the Amsterdam Vondelpark was transformed with respect for the monumental qualities, whilst expressing the professional and welcoming… >>
With as a highlight the delivery of the City Council Chamber of Almere, the final stage has been completed in the renovation by Fokkema & Partners of the public spaces of the City Hall. The contemporary City Hall has a clear signature characterized… >>
Fokkema & Partners Architecten designed the new interior for the head office of Holland Casino in Hoofddorp. Hospitality is one of the core values for Holland Casino, resulting in a welcoming, yet surprising restaurant and office interior.
The warm… >>
Construction on the Unilever Global Foods Innovation Centre in Wageningen is well underway! We are proud to share that Fokkema & Partners Architecten is contracted for the interior design of this innovation powerhouse.
Connectivity and transfer of knowledge are… >>
In the extraordinary Esentai Tower in Kazakhstan - designed by SOM Architects - a new interior design project is under construction. The mixed-use tower, well known as the highest tower in the region, houses a high-end hotel, offices and luxurious apartments.… >>
A modern office building, formerly used by TNO and situated at the campus of TU Delft, was renovated to house a new user: the departments of Mathematics & Computer Science of TU Delft. It re-opened according to a design by Fokkema… >>
Subtle curves and a high grade of transparency on a warm, natural base characterize the interior design for the international law firm CMS. Fokkema & Partners Architecten merged the outspoken and transparent building architecture by MVSA, with an elegant and… >>
As one of the selected finalists, Fokkema & Partners led an international team to develop a complete design proposal for extensive restructuring of the Centre-Est headquarters campus of Credit Agricole in Lyon: “Project Campus”.
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Last Thursday, the City Council of Almere met for the first time in the newly renovated Council Chamber (de Raadzaal). In 1986 Almere was a Town with 40.000 residents. Today, 40 years later, the City has grown past the 200.000 residents marker.… >>
Fokkema & Partners Architecten, MVSA Architects and OKRA Landschapsarchitecten are part of the team contracted by Dura Vermeer in combination with Heijmans to realise the new premises for EMA. It will be located in the Zuidas business district in Amsterdam.… >>
Diederik Fokkema, Laura Atsma, Marieke van Schaaijk, Rick Rijkse, Estelle Batist, Lennart Aertsen, Esther Arensman, Marita Bijlsma, Helga Boks, Anne Marie Boon, Charlotte de Boon, Maron Branderhorst, Anne de Bruijn, Thomas Buijs, Taco Coppoolse, Marjolijn Damen, Benine Dekker, Marjan van… >>
The year 2017 was one of many first times. In this recap just before Christmas we proudly share some of the recognition we recieved for our work as a number of distinctions have been awarded to our teams.
The Red… >>
Fokkema & Partners Architecten is proud to announce that the management team has been expanded with an associate partner Rick Rijkse and a studio director Estelle Batist. The stable growth of Fokkema & Partners drives the new organizational structure which… >>
In the Apollo House’ southern ring, Fokkema & Partners designed a new interior for CBS, the media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content to audiences around the world. It is a transparent, largely open office environment with a classy,… >>
Located on the 25th floor of the Millennium Tower in the center of Rotterdam, law firm Habraken Rutten have recently opened their new office.
A 360° view over the city of Rotterdam provides a spectacular backdrop to the office… >>
Earlier this month, CMS a frontrunner in Corporate, Real Estate and Banking & Finance law, celebrated the opening of their new office on the Zuidas in Amsterdam. With an expert meeting and a festive ceremony they proudly performed the official… >>
Striking the balance between an efficient community-level approach and a sophisticated look and feel based on local characteristics, Fokkema & Partners completely redesigned a workshop building and its surrounding for Werkzaak Rivierenland in Geldermalsen. Fokkema & Partners designed an extension… >>
Fokkema & Partners refurbished the Royal Vopak headquarters into a contemporary office with unexpected and identity rich accents. The interior architecture unites the identity of the tank storage company, operating a global network of terminals, with the rigid and geometric… >>
Fokkema & Partners was invited to design the restaurant and bar of the Royal Maas Yacht Club (Koninklijke Roei- en Zeilvereeniging ‘De Maas’). Another objective was to improve the logistics of the clubhouse, introducing modern day hospitality concepts with optimized… >>
September has been an eventful month. At Robeco we presented our thoughts on office design during an inspiration event organized by Building Office Buildings. Our colleagues were invited by the magazine de Architect to see the bespoke circular transformation of… >>
The German Design Award is the international premium prize of the German Design Council. Its aim: to discover, present and honour unique design trends. We are proud to have received a nomination for the project Nidera in ‘de Rotterdam’. Nidera… >>
Challenged in competition to design the complete renovation of “Achter Sint Pieter 200” for the Research community of the School of Law, University of Utrecht, Fokkema & Partners suggested an elegant plan that efficiently transforms the building complex.
The proposal… >>