Nanne de Ru (1976, the Netherlands) is co-founder of the Powerhouse Company, an office for architecture, research and urbanism based in Rotterdam and Copenhagen.
He studied at Berlage Institute in Rotterdam where he graduated in 2002. He was a researcher at Rem Koolhaas’ AMO from 2002 to 2004. Nanne de Ru’s work and articles have been published in a.o. Domus, A+U, Mark Magazine, Hunch, Werk Bauen und Wohnen and many others and has been teaching in a number of schools throughout Europe including the University of Arhus, the Royal art Academy in Copenhagen, TU Delft and the Academy of Architecture in Rotterdam and Amsterdam. His work has been exhibited in the Guggenheim museum in New York, the Maxxi museum in Rome and the Cooper Hewitt museum in New York.