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Ben van Berkel

From Amsterdam

“Ben van Berkel is founder and principal architect of the architectural practice UNStudio and founder of UNSense. Ben van Berkel is currently teaching a studio at the Harvard Graduate School of Design entitled “On Health II: Amsterdam Health Kitchen.” Alice Haugh, Futurist from UNStudio’s strategy unit, UNS Futures, supported Ben with this article. The unit explores the future role of the architect, developing strategic interventions at the confluence of social, technological and environmental changes, from platforms and spatial plans to installations and research programmes, for citizens, cities and companies alike.”