Andreas Derkum

Andreas Derkum

Chief Design-Architect



Andreas Derkum studied architecture at Coburg, Germany, and then worked for Zaha Hadid, Peter Eisenman and Asymptote Architects in London and New York. He also obtained a post-graduate degree in architectural design from the prestigious Frankfurt Städelschule under Ben van Berkel. Andreas Derkum joined TEK TO NIK Architects in 2014 and teaches architecture at the University of Applied Sciences in Frankfurt am Main.

TEK TO NIK Architects are a member of the Frankfurt architectural and engineering chamber, the DGNB (German Sustainable Building Council) as well as of the National Planning Association V.A.P. (Value Added Planning). We operate our own internet based data platform to ensure that our clients‘ projects benefit from best possible security which assures the safe delivery and storage of project data. Throughout all planning stages our project-centered-strategy guarantees a high level of quality control.

Articles featuring Andreas

Architectural Innovation in the Urban Fabric

In 2015 TEK TO NIK Architects completed FortySeven & Co. in the centre of Frankfurt’s banking district. Since then the office building with its solid natural stone facade and designed with the help of the latest 3-D technology has become a milestone in the practice history as well as an urban highlight in the City […]

Quotes from Andreas

  • "The city shall make its inhabitants happy! Therefore, the raison d’etre of architecture must be obvious and intelligible for everybody."
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