About Us

We are a diverse team with experience in all kinds of fields. Our broad scope enables us to cater to a broad range of people – we fuel inclusivity using architecture and design coupled with psychology, sociology and communication. includi sustainably contributes to the social infrastructure of communities. Discover our core values below.


With social disparities on the rise as people drift apart, includi is on a mission to revitalize our societies. By bringing social inclusion back to the public domain, we fuel inclusivity.

includi helped us define our vision. The result is the “next level” library of Goes that connects and enriches thanks to design craftsmanship.

JANNIE VAN VUGT JANNIE VAN VUGT Director of Bibliotheek Oosterschelde

includi has inspired our team to rediscover the public library space and see its potential as a Third Place in Gütersloh. includi has motivated us to bravely rethink our library.

SILKE NIERMANN SILKE NIERMANN Head of the Gütersloh City Library


Working with unique and talented individuals is a privilege. Coming together to create exceptional spaces is always an amazing experience, with tangible results. Every project is special, but some become more special than others.
With sincere gratitude to our clients, who made our work possible, we hereby present some of the awards we have received throughout the years.

Winner Best Dutch Library 2021 Hub Kerkrade 2021
Winner Oslo Public Health Award Biblo Tøyen 2018
Winner Norwegian Library of the Year Biblo Tøyen 2017
Winner Norwegian Lighting Award Biblo Tøyen 2016
nominee Belgium library of the year tielt 2014
nominee Belgium library of the year hoeilaart 2014
nominee Dutch library of the year ijsselstein 2012
nominee Dutch library of the year Stadshagen 2012
nominee Dutch library of the year lelystad 2009
nominee Dutch library of the year amstelveen 2009
winner Architecture prize H’meer FLORIANDE 2008
Winner Architecture prize drenthe Schuurhuis 2007
Winner European Library design Antwerpen 2005
Winner Dutch Library of the Year (VN) Amstelveen 2005
Winner Dutch library of the year Amstelveen 2001


To address a global problem, you first need to think local. includi has guided libraries, community centers, governmental organizations and many more around the world on their journey to inclusivity.


We are an extraordinary crew trying to make social inclusion ordinary.


We work remotely, on-location and – most importantly – across disciplines. By seating as many voices as possible at the table, we revitalize society. Want us to save you a seat? Apply for a job at includi.

We welcome talent

We’re experts in highly effective social experiences. Creating places where people feel welcome. We believe in Third Places, as coined by the American sociologist Ray Oldenburg. They are cornerstones in creating better societies and to prevent decline of civic life. We’re privileged to work on lovely projects. Currently prepping for even more – in Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Bonaire, the Middle East, Germany, Belgium and The Netherlands. And our lovely and growing team is welcoming new team members!

Do you feel the need for a more inclusive society? Want to join a warm, young and motivated team? Do you like to bring ideas, knowledge and your personality? You’re more than welcome! Apply now! Even if we don’t have the exact job opening you’re looking for, you can always reach out. You don’t think of the things you don’t know. And in this case the only issue could be that we don’t know you… yet!

Applying made easy: just shoot us an email with a brief motivation, your resume and / or portfolio and we’ll be in touch! At this point, we welcome with open arms: