We offer urban and landscape designs, strategies, master plans, training programs, and change management stewardship. Throughout the process, we focus not only on long term improvement, but also specifically on quick wins, prioritizing early interventions with limited costs and maximum leverage. Our expertise spans multiple scales, from small neighborhoods to region-wide strategy, with specific emphasis on large-investment, high-stakes projects.


Our culture of urbanism is rooted in hard dynamics: in the cultures of industry, of (mobility) infrastructure, and of real estate development. We aim to provide intellectual leadership by finding continuous innovation anchored in our many years of experience. We understand the effects of one hard dynamic on the next one, and know how to integrate infrastructure, buildings and landscapes into a coherent, productive and sustainable environment.


In urbanism, every project needs to be rooted in its unique environment. In addition, every client or stakeholder group is different and requires a unique approach. For that reason, every project requires a somewhat different set of tools, based on context-specific opportunities and threats. Therefore, every urban project undertaken by ORG begins with a thorough analysis informed by an in-depth exploration of spatial, cultural, economic and social data.


In democracies, the power to build the city has been fragmented over a great many stakeholders. ORG Urbanism offers proven methods to address such plurality. Our tools range from participation workshops/charettes to game theory analyses, while quantitatively measuring costs, benefits, and effects of design proposals. We help opposing stakeholders accomplish their core objectives, thus avoiding unnecessary delays.


We see good urbanism as improving resiliency, and aim to equip projects with the capacity to withstand and absorb shock, disruption and change in the most elegant and efficient way possible. ORG Urbanism aims to unite sophistication with innovation.


Urbanism does get built: public spaces, infrastructures and landscape can be constructed. Our firm can assist you from conception to construction management, towards the realization of such public landscapes.


We welcome participation in projects. If you are interested in learning more about an ongoing project or one of the members of the team, please contact us at


Our community is growing. We are always looking out for potential new members. Should you be interested in working with ORG Permanent Modernity, we would welcome your expression of interest, CV, and portfolio. Please send materials in PDF format to Only short-listed candidates will receive a response.

We are currently looking for:

Junior Urban Process Manager, Junior Urban Designer, Senior Urban Designer, Junior Architectural Designer, Senior Architectural Designer, and BIM Coordinator

Koolmijnenkaai 30-34
1080 Brussels, Belgium
T +32 2 460 44 08

540 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215, US
T +1 202 341 8844