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          Interview with Rudy Stroink

        Abstract
        Rudy Stroink is well-known because of the nature of his projects, which often address a political desire to create an environment for ‘creative and innovative businesses’. Through his company, TCN Properties, Rudy Stroink seeks new opportunities for urban development, in which the essence of collectiveness plays an important role. In Stroink’s view, the often difficult and murky relationships between client, government and architect result in long, drawn-out processes in the Netherlands. Although Stroink considers himself socially motivated in his projects, this interview mainly concerns itself with the management of the process and finding opportunities for implementing new developments and concepts. The role of the architect, and of architecture, is secondary.
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        Citation
        Tielens, G. (2010). Having a Vision, Finding a Location and Organising the Finances. Interview with Rudy Stroink. Commissioning Architecture, OASE, (83), 107–111. Retrieved from https://www.oasejournal.nl/en/Issues/83/HavingAVisionFindingALocationAndOrganisingTheFinances

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