Laurien Korst Laurien Korst grew up at a farm in Steenbergen, the Netherlands. There she cultivated her sense of space through reading, writing and drawing. After a short detour to astronomy, she arrived at the faculty of architecture at the Delft University of Technology. During her education she was an editor of Atlantis magazine and she has been working at several firms in Rotterdam. In 2014 she graduated cum laude as an urban designer with an exploration of a narrative urbanism.