About us

About HOEK architecture

HOEK is based in the charming Village of Catskill near the historic city of Hudson, New York. Along the river and with majestic views on the Catskill mountains.

HOEK specializes restoration architecture, landscape restoration, interior restoration and advice regarding the care of decorative arts and furniture.

HOEK offers assistance to organizations or individuals in the discovery, retention or maintenance of the spirit, or ‘sense’, in buildings, gardens and/or other built environments. Through the study of interiors, architecture and landscape, the DAARG will recommend and assist in the implementation of a plan to allow the historic integrity and people past speak of a place.

Multiple services for very small scale projects to entire building and landscape restoration. We provide:

  • Feasibility studies
  • Restoration plans
  • Construction documents and specifications
  • General Contracting and turn key solutions
  • Valuation and survey of existing original building material, interior and exterior
  • practical advice and consultance for "do it yourself" home owners
  • color advice for your exterior and interior
  • turn key solutions for small additions and changes
  • smart advice to help you to save historic esthetic important elements like windows AND saving energy with practical and smart solutions and alternatives!!
  • bringing old structures back to the future

In addition:

  • Specializing in Dutch historic architecture
  • Specializing in modern Dutch architecture to bring you something different in the New York area!

USA-NY State fully licensed and registered architect André Hoek is an International Associate member of the AIA and Royal Institute of Dutch Architects. He has been practicing architecture for over 30 years, 25 of which has been in his own restoration architectural firm. André is also qualified to restore historic landscapes surrounding buildings in order to create a context for the restoration. Besides that all he loves to give hands on advice and very practical direct solutions for small technical and esthetic issues on your building!

Andre Hoek is an active trustee for the Columbia County Historical Society and a part time professor for over ten years on preservation issues, building archeology, heritage maintenance and historic gardens on the Technical University in Utrecht-The Netherlands