Design & Development - New Business & Sailing
FLASHBACK: Graduation project
"Urban Festival Landscape"
2010 - Location Java Island, Amsterdam
Master Architecture - Academy of Architecture Amsterdam
Circular Floating Districts B.V.
- Co-founder / Architect / Developer
Sailing Architect B.V.
- Business Development
- Team management
- Skipper / navigator
June 2020 - December 2021:
Business Development Ryberg
May 2018 - january 2021:
Business Development MMEK'
March 2020 - august 2020:
Alle Hens Aan Dek/ Reality TV - Helmsman
November 2018 - april 2020:
Business Development Blok Kats van Veen Architects
2006 - 2018:
Architect & Business Development Manager Paul de Ruiter Architects
2005 - 2006:
Assistent designer Soeters Van Eldonk Ponec architects
2004 - 2005:
Assistent designer Rudy Uytenhaak + Partners
Willem Jan was involved in the design process as an architect for Paul de Ruiter Architects for the autarkic villa Kogelhof in the Netherlands.
The villa is positioned in a newly planted forrest on the island of "Noord-Beveland" and is off the grid In Use.
With the design for Villa Kogelhof several International Architecture Awards were won or was Villa Kogelhof nominated. Like the Dedalo Minosse Award, Architizer Award, ARC Award and nominated for the Mies van der Rohe Award.
An overview of projects Willem Jan worked on as architect for Paul de Ruiter Architects.
Left to right / top down:
Villa K Thüringen, Villa Bodegom Delft, Bijlmer Parktheatre Amsterdam Zuidoost, Compotex office entrance Rotterdam, Damco office Rotterdam, Villa Fortuin Bergen, Villa Kogelhof Kamperland, Nature's Pride DC Maasdijk, Energiek housing Amstelveen, Villa Röling Kudelstaart, De Valscherm office Amsterdam, Schuurhuis te Wijhe.