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

A very warm welcome to Archipreneur Insights, the interview series with the architectural, design and building communities’ movers and shakers. In this series we get to grips with their opinions, thoughts and practical solutions and learn how to apply their ideas to our own creative work for success in the field of architecture and beyond. […]

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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