Nomination Gouden Piramide

De Kloostertuin in Nijmegen has been selected (out of seventy entries) as one of the five nominees for the Gouden Piramide, a Dutch prize for the best client of the past two years. We are very happy with this acknowledgement for our client Eduard Kimman! A project in coöperation with Diederendirrix and Kees Tolk landschap. more info (in Dutch):    

MFA Randwijk

In Randwijk we are designing a multifunctional building for the municipality and the local FC.  The design refers to the drying barns of the typical local brick factories. You can find more images on the project page.

Beurs Eigen Huis 2018

Pssst… wanna buy a house? This weekend we’ll be at the Beurs Eigen Huis (Exhibition Own House) in the Jaarbeurs, Utrecht. Be there! You can already take a look here:


Ohlala .. for Heijmans we won the architect selection for 19 homes in Parijsch. Not that French town, but the new neighborhood Parijsch in Culemborg. We have maximized the view of the adjacent park by making the house one and a half times as wide as usual. This means that the floor plan can also be fully flexibly arranged. Soon you will find more information on the website of Parijsch: And of course on our own site:

Honorable mention

On Monday evening, January 29, 2018, the Architecture Award Nijmegen 2017 was awarded in LUX in Nijmegen. The winner was the renovated building of Tandheelkunde Radboud UMC, designed by INBO. The jury awarded an honorable mention to the Kloostertuin Brakkenstein, a design by diederendirrix, EVA architecten and Kees Tolk Design. Together with the client, Pieter de Ruijter (diederendirrix) and Maarten Terberg (EVA architecten) received the honorable mention. The assignment was by De Nederlandse Provincie Der Paters Jesuits. The professional jury: “The project exudes calm, is spiritual and poetic. The project is excellent at all levels. Everything is right here, everything …

Nijmeegse Architectuurprijs

Yay! Our year starts well: The Kloostertuin (housing by Diederendirrix architectuur & stedenbouw, the drukkerij by EVA architecten) has been nominated for the Nijmeegse Architectuurprijs (architecture prize Nijmegen). Best wishes to you all for 2018!


We love our small projects just as much as the bigger ones: In Houten we transformed an entrance hall into a little chapel, using wood, copper and concrete.


For the city of Amsterdam we worked in collaboration with Urbanext on the Sluisbuurt area. In this high rise district we checked the possibilities and conditions of the urban plan.

Metaglas Magazine

Nice publication about Villa IJsselzig in the Metaglas magazine. And online of course: