Philomene van der Vliet and Jan Maas founded BOOM Landscape in 2012. Mark Spaan, Angelo Renna, Francesco Carrasso, Marco Overdevest and Mik van Even complete the team.

Philomene van der Vliet [M.LA]

After her training as a musician at the conservatory of Utrecht, Amsterdam and The Hague, Philomene van der Vliet studied landscape architecture in Arnhem, London and Amsterdam. As a guest teacher she works at the Academy of Architecture in Amsterdam, the Rotterdam Academy of Architecture and the HKU in Utrecht. After working as a designer and freelance designer for several renowned Dutch offices, she started Vliet Landscapes in 2007 which has been a independent entity in the design collective Atelier byBali for 6 years. Philomene van der Vliet and Jan Maas joined forces and founded BOOM Landscape 2012. Read more >


Jan Maas obtained in 2003 a Bachelor Degree with special Honours in Landscape Architecture and Environment Management at the International Agricultural College, Netherlands. Working for Strootman Landschapsarchitecten he worked on a variety projects in landscape design and public space. In 2009 he obtained a Master degree in landscape architecture at the Academy of Architecture in Amsterdam. Read more >

Max Daalhuizen [MA]

Max has a background in installation art and graphic design. After graduating from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie he had several exhibitions and landscape based art projects as part of an art duo. His deep passion for nature lead up to starting the master track landscape architecture at the Academy of Architecture. Max is talented, learns quick and works passionately at BOOM since 2018. Read more >

Elena Dobretsova [Bsc]

During her Bachelor study in Physics at Amsterdam University College, Elena focused a lot on Environmental Sciences and Geology, which became an aspiration to continue working with the complexities of systematic processes in the Dutch landscape during her masters. Read more >

Roshdy Eltonouby [M.Arch]

Roshdy is born and raised in Egypt and a reliable force since day one at BOOM Landscape. He received a Bachelor Degree of Science in 2011. Roshdy is a talented designer and has well developed skills in 3D-technique. In 2019 while working at BOOM Roshdy received his master degree in 'Sustainable Architecture & Landscape Design' at the 'Politecnico di Milano'. Read more >

Gerlinda Floor [BSC]

Gerlinda is a junior designer at BOOM Landscape. She studies Management of Environment at the HAS Hogeschool in Den Bosch, specialising in Landscape Design. She also completed a minor in Urban Planning and Landscape Architecture at the Academie van Bouwkunst in Amsterdam. Gerlinda loves working in the field of landscape architecture because so many subjects merge. A practical and creative job, solving problems but making designs into a true peace of art each time. Read more >

Luiz Rampazio [M. Arch]

Luiz was born and raised in Brazil. He graduated from the University of Sao Paulo, where he studied architecture and urbanism. He also studied one year abroad, at the Architecture School of Paris-Malaquais. His academic background emphasizes the interdisciplinary between landscape design, architecture and urban design. Read more >

Augsuto Rodrigues

Augusto was born and raised in Brazil ,where he worked as an engineer in urban planning for several renowned offices in Brazil. Read more >

Jonathan Ward

Jonathan's from Trinidad and Tobago. After a bachelor's degree in Tropical Forestry, he obtained a master's degree in Tropical Landscape Science from the University of the West Indies (Trinidad). Before coming to the Netherlands, he worked as a landscape designer of residential areas, and as an environmental information officer for the government. Read more >

María Eugui

María started her internship at BOOM Landscape in the summer of 2021. She’s from the north of Spain and has almost finished her Masters in Architecture at the Universidad de Navarra in Pamplona and Madrid, specializing in urbanism. Read more >

Stephanie Albicher [MA]

Stephanie is our communication specialist and editor. Translating complex projects and designs into clear-cut stories. Incuriously curious and sinking her teeth in any thinkable subject. Stephanie studied History at the University of Amsterdam and worked as an editor and journalist for several newspapers and magazines. In later years she broadened her knowledge of the communication business. Apart from working at BOOM Landscape is a communication specialist at a large Amsterdam healthcare institution. Read more >

Doeke [B.Ark]

Doeke is a Spanish site analist and the team builder at BOOM Landscape. Enforcing the team since 2019. Read more >