Laureate 2014


Anne Holtrop

Anne Holtrop (1977) graduated in 2005 from the Academie van Bouwkunst in Amsterdam with a cum laude degree in architecture and in 2009 started his own studio. Today his office is based in Muharraq (Bahrain) and Amsterdam (The Netherlands). His work ranges from models to temporary spaces and buildings. In 2015 his first two major buildings, Museum Fort Vechten and the National Pavilion of the Kingdom of Bahrain, were completed. He was course director of the Studio for Immediate Spaces master at the Sandberg Instituut Amsterdam from 2012 to 2016, and was editor of the architectural journal Oase from 2005 to 2013. For his practice he has been awarded several grants from the Mondrian Fund, as well as receiving the Charlotte Kohler Prize for Architecture from the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds in 2007. 

Current collaborators: Maitham Almubarak, Giulia Pederzini, Remco Siebring, Edoardo Tabacchi, Christian Vennerstrøm

Past collaborators: Arjen Aarnoudse, Francesco Apostoli, Gabriel Cuéllar, Samuel Jaubert De Beaujeu, Beatrice Carolina Gambato, Marco Ghezzi, Ester Ghislieri, Silvia Groaz, Sophia Holst, Sebastian Hürni, Tena Lazarevic, François Le Coadic, Dora Loncaric, Sander Manse, Aurelia Mügler, Akira Negishi, Shumpei Nitatori, Ryuta Sakaki, Alvise Stramare, Haruka Uemura, Esther Vonwil, Stijn de Weerd and Roderik van der Weijden.