!melk is an award-winning landscape architecture and urban design practice that specializes in large and small scale urban and public space interventions, master plans, parks, gardens, streetscapes, plazas, and waterfronts. Established in 2010 by Jerry van Eyck, the office draws from an extensive international portfolio encompassing over 20 years experience conceptualizing and realizing projects in many locations across the globe.
The firm’s forward-thinking multidisciplinary and collaborative approach blends fantasy, pragmatism, sustainability, economics, and marketability to tackle projects at all scales and in all contexts. For !melk, there is no formula for design. Creative solutions are derived from focused research, imagination, the use of advanced technologies, and attention to detail.
In a short span of time, !melk has developed a reputation for successfully delivering projects that are tailored appropriately to directives, budget, and implementation goals. What sets the firm apart is its strong understanding of the economic mechanisms of public space design. !melk specializes in the branding and marketability of projects that always results in a strong, singular identity.
!melk values a positive and optimistic relationship with clients who include domestic and foreign government agencies, national and international developers, cultural and educational institutions, as well as private property owners. Project partners include the most respected architects and engineers from around the world.