Creating is emotion and requires a mind at rest. Organize all the impressions from the outside world to bring them together in an original manner. Repeat patterns leads to deepening the form. Harking back to the past or just a modern derivative thereof, Dirk van Berkel used these insights into his work. Unexpected combinations give surprising results, such as the green ceiling or the sleek bar. Quality and durability form a symbioses with beauty and originality. It brings a contemporary color palette along with nostalgic materials such as hand-fired tiles and there is a delicate balance between rustic and modern.