Joost van Bergen (1977) founded ateljvb to experiment with and to explore other disciplines next to a job at an architectural firm.
Joost van Bergen is a practical skilled architect. He graduated at the Higher Technical School of Utrecht in 2001, after an architectural seminar at the Bauhaus in Dessau. With his graduation project about aesthetic pollution on façades he received a honourable mention from the Bouwned Graduation Award jury in 2002. The project was finally published in BTon magazine 2008.
Since his graduation he has been working in different Amsterdam based architectural offices. During these years he managed diverse projects as a designer/ architect on different scales and locations. In the design and implementation of all these projects he developed a passion for conceptual detailing and materials. In October 2009 he received his Masters Degree from the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture with a diverse housing project for the mentally ill.
In 2012 he started working with Dirk Schlebusch and Onne Walsmit as VENIVIDIMULTIPLEX designing and realising interdisciplinary, interactive installations.