• 23 January 2020

    NOHNIK wins competition for designing 42 m high fire watch tower at the Kalmthout nature reserve

     A team consisting of NOHNIK architecture and landscapes and ABT Engineering has won the design competition for a 42m high fire watch tower at the Kalmthout nature reserve in Belgium. Next to accommodating facilities for the fire watch, the tower is open to the public and provides several viewing platforms. […]

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  • 10 December 2019

    Care2Share selected for Yearbook landscape architecture and urbanism Blauwe Kamer 2019

    Our project Care2Share is featured in the 2019 Yearbook of landscape architecture and urbanism. The project was selected among 20 other outstanding projects out of 120 entries in total. Earlier, Care2Share was awarded with the first prize in the competition Who Cares initiated by the Dutch Board of Government Advisors. […]

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  • 5 November 2019

    ‘Rijnstate’ Women’s and Children’s hospital wind- and water proof

    In 2018 construction works started for the ‘Rijnstate’ Women’s and Children’s hospital in the city of Arnhem. Last Friday the wind- and water proof celebration took place, a mile stone for the project.  Rijnstate, Van Wijnen and Croonwolter&dros are working hard on this new building while at the same time the hospital is […]

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  • 4 October 2019

    Lecture NOHNIK at celebration of the 90th anniversary of academic landscape architecture at Technical University of Berlin

    On Wednesday October 16th NOHNIK (Jorrit Noordhuizen) will give a short lecture at the celebration of the 90th anniversary of academic landscape architecture at the Technical University of Berlin. The event will focus on how landscape architecture could shape and influence the 21st century. Other guest speakers are Prof. Heinz […]

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  • 30 September 2019

    Finished: a varied, green and vibrant Piet Soer square in the village of Havelte.

    Greener, more varied and welcoming. At the beginning of this summer the reconstructed Piet Soer square in the village of Havelte was opened after the construction works for the complete makeover were finally finished. With this new square, the village gets a true heart which provides an attractive space for […]

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  • 5 September 2019

    Board of Government Advisors selects NOHNIK for research on landscape inclusive agriculture

    The Board of Government Advisors selected NOHNIK for a research by design project on landscape inclusive agriculture. The Board of Government Advisors is an independent advisory board which advises the cabinet on spatial quality, upon request or at its own initiative. The Board advises on the urgent themes of today: […]

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  • 15 July 2019

    NOHNIK & VDNDP selected to design new school building Attendiz!

    Located at the Bandoeng-street in the city of Hengelo, Attendiz will build a new school with sports facility for special education. We are proud to announce that NOHNIK in collaboration with VDNDP and Schreuders engineering won the commission to design the new school building. SOM= is responsible for the projectmanagement. […]

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  • 5 July 2019

    Team NOHNIK develops vision and design for park in the city of Weert

    NOHNIK in collaboration with Lara Voerman Architectural Historian and Personal Architecture won the commission for designing new city park of Weert (approximately 30000 m2 park). The park is known for its historical significance and the Nijenborgh castle. However, the park is perceived by the inhabitants of Weert as being a […]

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  • 9 May 2019

    May 15th presentation on energy transition in peat landscapes at the GO!RES event in Utrecht

    On Wednesday May 15th we will present the results of our research by design project on energy transition in peat landscapes during the GO!RES event in Utrecht. In the period 2018-2019 a team consisting of NOHNIK architecture and landscapes, Org-ID and ECN (part of TNO) studied the impact of sustainable […]

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  • 27 March 2019

    NOHNIK works on regional landscape vision for the province fo Flevoland

    In collaboration with the province of Flevoland and Antea Group, NOHNIK works on a regional landscape vision for the province of Flevoland. The polder landscape of Flevoland is a renowned icon of Dutch water engineering, landscape architecture and urban design. Despite the fact that the polders are only a few […]

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  • 22 February 2019

    Presentation for minister Van Engelshoven at the Heritage Deal event

    On February 21st the Heritage Deal has been signed. During the event we presented our project ‘Weerbaar Weert’ (resilient city of Weert) to the minister of Education, Science and Culture Ms. Ingrid van Engelshoven. Within the project we took the history of the city as a starting point for developing […]

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  • 18 January 2019

    Resilient Weert: vision presented on greener, cooler and more livable city of Weert

    Climate is changing and this will influence the micro-climate in our cities. Heavy rainfall, flooding, overheating, health risks and economic loss are the most common symptoms and consequences. How can we keep our cities resilient and pleasant places to live, work and relax? The vision ‘Resilient Weert’ provides answers to […]

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  • 20 December 2018

    Experience future energy landscapes, scale 1:1, using an app

    The energy transition will have a huge impact on the Dutch landscape. But how does it actually look and feel like when it will influence the view from your living room? And how should it look like? For an ongoing project on the energy transition in historical peat landscapes we […]

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  • 30 November 2018

    NOHNIK designs nature inclusive high rise building in the city of The Hague

    Commisioned by the municipality of The Hague, NOHNIK did a research by design project on nature inclusive high rise building. In the next 20 years, the population of the city of The Hague will increase with around 100.000 people. To provide enough houses for these new inhabitants, the city is […]

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  • 10 October 2018

    Blauwe Kamer magazine interviews NOHNIK

    NOHNIK is featured with an interview in the latest issue of the Blauwe Kamer landscape architecture magazine. In the interview we discuss our studio, multidisciplinary approach, projects and inspirations. The magazine can be order online through the Blauwe Kamer website.

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  • 18 June 2018

    Presentation vision on the future landscape of Flevoland, 25th June 2018

    Jorrit Noordhuizen presents vision on the future landscape of Flevoland, 25th June 2018 On June the 25th the province of Flevoland hosts a conference about the ‘Story of the province of Flevoland’. Jorrit Noordhuizen (and as well Adriaan Geuze and Luuk Boelens) will present his vision on the future landscape […]

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  • 1 June 2018

    We celebrate our third anniversary with a new website

    Today we celebrate three years NOHNIK with a brand new website, including a selection of recent projects. We would like to thank our clients for their trust and confidence. It has been our pleasure to work with you. As well we would like to thank all people and other agencies […]

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  • 14 May 2018

    Viewing tower Twente Airbase opened

    Recently the viewing tower at the former military airbase of Twente was opened, designed by NOHNIK. The design of the viewing tower is based on the extraordinary history of the former military airbase. The location of the new tower is the same location where the old terminal building and control tower […]

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  • 10 April 2018

    Plan finished for Iceland’s Katla UNESCO Global Geopark

    Recently NOHNIK finished the Destination Management Plan for Katla UNESCO Global Geopark in Iceland. Katla Geopark is comparable in size with the Dutch provinces of Gelderland, Utrecht and Overijssel together. The geopark makes up 10% of the total Icelandic territory. It includes the famous volcanos of Eyjafjallajökull and Katla and the Seljalandsfoss […]

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  • 24 September 2017

    Master Plan Public Space Havelte breaks ground

    Recently construction works started for the renewal of the historical road ‘Eursingerkerkweg’ in the village of Havelte. The renewal is part of the Master Plan Public Space Havelte as developed by NOHNIK earlier this year. The Master Plan was commissioned by the municipality of Westerveld and the local community. The Eursingerkerkweg is […]

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  • 21 August 2017

    Lecture NOHNIK at the 1th European Geoparks Network conference, Azores

    From the 7th – 9th of September the 14th European Geoparks Network conference takes place at the Azores islands. NOHNIK is invited for a lecture during one of the daily sessions. During the lecture NOHNIK will share the experiences from destination management planning in Katla UNESCO Global Geopark in Iceland. Central theme of the […]

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  • 9 July 2017

    Selected for Young Innovators 2017 programme Chief Government Architect

    Based on a pitch NOHNIK was selected for the talent programme Young Innovators by the Chief Government Architect / College of Government Advisors of the Netherlands. The Young Innovators programme selects talented designers and provides a research project in the field of spatial transition, energy transition, new landscapes and water management. […]

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  • 9 May 2017

    Competition entry Care2Share selected for second round WHO CARES

    Yesterday, state secretary Van Rijn announced that NOHNIK, in collaboration with Tim Burmanje(Stad2) and Willem Bossers (BeweegStrateeg), has been selected as one of the winners of the first round of the competition ‘WHO CARES’. The competition focuses on new concepts of living and health-care in the Netherlands. Our entry Care2Share […]

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  • 10 March 2017

    Selected for research on the Urban Landscape of South Holland

    The team of marco.broekman, Vereniging Deltametropool and NOHNIK architecture and landscapes has been selected out of four parties to develop a vision on the urban landscape and green-blue network of the Province of South Holland. With ongoing urbanization, challenges of climate change, health and stronger competitiveness of the region, the […]

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  • 2 February 2017

    NOHNIK to develop large scale vision for UNESCO Katla Geopark, Iceland

    UNESCO Katla Geopark (Iceland) has chosen NOHNIK to develop a Destination Management Plan for the geopark’s territory. Katla Geopark is comparable in size with the Dutch provinces of Gelderland, Utrecht and Overijssel together. The geopark makes up 10% of the total Icelandic territory. It includes the famous volcanos of  Eyjafjallajökull and Katla. The […]

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  • 4 December 2016

    NOHNIK to design viewing tower on former airbase Twente

    NOHNIK architecture and landscapes won the commission to design a viewing tower on the former airbase Twente. The tower will be located in the southern part of the former military base. This area was transformed into a nature reserve, which is now open to the public. The design of the […]

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  • 2 December 2016

    Jorrit Noordhuizen nominated for the PK Award 2017

    NOHNIK’S Jorrit Noordhuizen has been nominated for the PK Award 2017. The PK Award recognizes young design talent in the Netherlands and provides the opportunity to pitch for a transformation assignment for the public space surrounding the monumental Olympic Stadium in Amsterdam. The five candidates were selected by Bouwinvest in collaboration with […]

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  • 30 October 2016

    10/11/16 presentation ‘Destination Iceland’ in Reykjavik

    NOHNIK is invited by the Icelandic Association for architects and landscape architects as keynote speaker for the conference on sustainable tourism in Iceland, on November 10th in Reykjavik. NOHNIK will present their vision and methodology from the project ‘Destination Iceland’, with a focus on the Skaftárhreppur territory. The project was a collaboration with […]

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  • 15 August 2016

    Presentation sustainable leisure landscapes Iceland

    Last week we presented our strategy and vision for sustainable leisure landscapes in Iceland to members of the Icelandic Association for local Authorities, the Icelandic Tourism Taskforce, the Icelandic Tourism Board, the Ministry of Industries and Innovation, the University of Iceland, Unesco Katla Geopark, Vatnajökull National Park and several municipalities. […]

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  • 4 August 2016

    Dune carcass constructed on Vlieland island

    This weekend, Jorrit Noordhuizen (NOHNIK architecture and landscapes) and Inge Kersten built a ‘Dune Carcass’ on the beach at Vlieland. They’ll leave it there for 4 months to test whether their design can effectively build dunes. The carcass is designed to help develop dunes in an urban environment. The design was tested […]

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