Museum Voorlinden designed by Dirk Jan Postel, Kraaijvanger Architects is awarded the 2018 RIBA Award for International Excellence. Together with nineteen other projects Museum Voorlinden was selected out of 203 submissions. The RIBA Awards for International Excellence 2018 is the manifest of the variety and quality of global architecture.
Dirk Jan Postel
Dirk Jan Postel (1957) was educated at Delft University of Technology. With a keen eye for detail and a thorough knowledge of materials (particularly regarding glass) he realized various projects like town halls, schools, a glass pavilion, a theater, a traffic center and embassy property.
Transparency, spatial relationships and visual lines are essential elements in his design attitude. Dirk Jan Postel is since 1992 partner at Kraaijvanger.