Innovator, biodesigner and environmental entrepreneur Bob Hendrikx strives to restore the parasitic relationship with humanity and its environment by expanding the horizon of human imagination and exploring living materials.
His works includes growing world's first living home at the Dutch Design Week, buying a Detroit home for $1000 to realize autonomous housing, giving nature a voice in the polluted Maldives and setting up a home subscription for fresh air, water, and light. His latest project (Loop) researches the potential to turn humans into compost. His vision is to inspire and empower people towards a sustainable future. Bob has been featured on (inter)national media platforms such as TEDx, Fox News, NOS and NRC.
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2017 - 2019
TU Delft Msc. Arch. Engineering & Material Lab (9.1/10)
2017 - 2017
LTU Detroit Architecture & Design
2012 - 2015
TU Delft Bsc. Architecture + Honours programme (7.6/10)
Awards & Exhibitions
Spring Exhibition Verbeke Foundation Antwerpen 2020
Dutch Design Week 2019 - selected for main building (Klokgebouw)
Pitch Competition All Energy Day 2018 - 1st Place
ASN Bank World Award 2018 - Semi-finalist
TU Delft Student Inspiration Award 2017 - 1st Place
2016 - 2020
2016 - 2020
2016 - 2019
Gave 100+ presentations at minor and large events (e.g. TEDx2019, DDW)
Publications and broadcasts on (inter)national news media (e.g. NRC, NOS, FOX)
Member of 'The 100 young sustainable pioneers of The Netherlands'
10 day startup tour in Silicon Valley with e.g. Google X, NASA and Ycombinator
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