On November 17th, Marnix van der Meer and Bart Kellerhuis return to the origin of their shared roots at the Academy of Architecture. Together with Steven Nobel, they lead Zecc Architects. During this 1·Lectures they share their agency’s mission and how their work has been shaped by their shared training at the Academy of Architecture.
Zecc describes their mission as ‘Grounded Architecture’, working from three core principles. A design should be functional, sustainable and simultaneously engage all your senses. Zecc makes it their expertise to bring together these sometimes difficult to combine principles.
Marnix van der Meer (1972). He studied a Master in architecture at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. From 1996 – 2002 he worked at Meyer & Van Schooten Architects. In 2003 he and Rolf Bruggink started Zecc Architects in Utrecht. From 2012 he is leading Zecc Architects together with his partners Bart Kellerhuis and Steven Nobel.
Steven Nobel (1981) studied Architectural Engineering at the van Utrecht of Applied Science and he studied a Master in architecture at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture, The Netherlands. Steven has worked at Zecc architects since 2003 and contributed to various projects including the Brick House Groenekan & villa in the Woods Soest. Since 2012 he is leading Zecc Architects together with his partners Bart Kellerhuis and Marnix van der Meer.
Bart Kellerhuis (1978). He studied Architectural Engineering at the Arnhem University of Applied Science and he studied a Master in architecture at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture, The Netherlands. From 2004 – 2007 he worked at Rappange & Partners Architects Amsterdam. Bart is working from 2008 at Zecc Architects. Since 2012 he is leading Zecc Architects together with his partners Marnix van der Meer and Steven Nobel.
Date: Thursday 17 November
Time: 8 PM
Location: Academy of Architecture Amsterdam, Waterlooplein 213
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In addition, tickets can be purchased at the door from 7:30 PM on the evening of the lecture itself (if available). Academy of Architecture students are entitled to free admission on presentation of their student ID card.