In the Press


Stef van der Bijl has been asked to be one of the jury members for the Television Program Oud & Nieuw (Old & New), to select the best young redesigner in a scrapyard challenge. 10 young talents will be making interior furniture & lighting from scrap. In 8 broadcasts you can follow the young designers searching for unique pieces on the most bizar scrapyards in the Netherlands, the designers have only 2 days to create a new design from the scrap they found. Oud & Nieuw is starting this Monday the 2nd of November at 20h30 on BNN.

You can check out the trailer here.



The popular online interior blog Roomed has made a video about the James Bond inspired home and office of Stef van der Bijl, you can check the video here.


New Work

We have been working on some great new stuff, below you will find some impressions. Most of the items can be bought on our webshop within a week.

Most of our new work can also be seen at our gallery Art District in the Villa Arena, Amsterdam.

New Cookmaster Boiler lamps

We produced 4 new Cookmaster lamps, production no. 9 to 12 out of 100, made from antique copper boilers. The new models have been polished from the in- and outside. 

New Surgery Lights

We had the opportunity to buy a bunch of surgery lights in the northern part of the Netherlands, so we have a new collection of vintage polished surgery lights to present you!

Nike drawing table arm lamp

This flexible standing lamp has been made from an antique Nike drawing table arm, fitted with an Senior brass Poison tank, a truly unique combination! 

Cobra Desklamp

This one-of-a-kind desk lamp has been inspired on a Cobra snake.

All elements have been made from bronze and brass parts from the art deco period.

Fireplace chandelier

This one-off antique rusty fireplace has been redesigned into a chandelier, 3 art deco furniture legs holds the light source that hangs on it's own wires, the light reflects the old rust from the fireplace.

New Time Travellers Watches

We have produced 3 new Time Travellers Watches, these unique watches, made from antique camera's have been redesigned into unique watches. Each model camera is different, what makes the collection very unique. The Time Travellers Watch Collection comes in 4 different editions: the Brass, the Black, the Silver and the Ladies (smaller model) Edition and can be made with a mechanical or automatic clockwork. These 3 models with production no. 7, 8 and 9 out of 100 have been made specially for a jewelry gallery in New York. 

Also interested in a Time Travellers Watch? Contact us to choose your model and clockwork!


Upcoming Exhibitions

Vanderbijl had the unique opportunity to buy parts from the Fokker F28 aircraft in order to make artworks from it. We are now preparing a new collection of aviation furniture and lighting, curious for our new collection? Come and check it out during the opening of the Fokker F28 Art & Design exhibition at Galerie Sille on the 20th of November.


Past exhibitions

VT Wonen & Design Fair

Vanderbijl presented their new collection during the VT Wonen & Design Fair, in the RAI Amsterdam, a beautiful stand created in cooperation with De Hoop Amsterdam & Art District.


If you have any further questions regarding our products, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Zeeburgerdijk 23a

1093SK Amsterdam

the Netherlands

0031 (0) 20 755 25 27