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About Kempe Zoo Design BV

Kempe Zoo Design. is established by Jan Kempe.
An enthusiastic and experienced professional in the leisure industry, especially in the field of zoos.

Jan Kempe has a background of 15 years as a modelmaker for Natural History museums, various advertising agencies, the Amsterdam opera house and various zoos. Where he developed an eye for three dimensional forms and detail.

Later he worked 12 years as a designer for Emmen Zoo.
Between 2008 and 2015, he was chief designer of Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen. During the building
phase of Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen, he was chief art director.

In 2014, he started Kempe Zoo Design. The power of Jan Kempe is to create innovative habitats for zoo animals, where human spectators experience really unique and meaningful wildlife encounters. Of course with an open eye for the highest standards of animal welfare.

Jan Kempe can offer a total path from Imagineering up to supervision of the realization of a project, but also, if desired, specific parts of it. Cooperation with third parties is obviously for him. His input, either large or small, will always be surprising and innovative.

(Picture: Jan kempe | Wildlands | Art direction – Elephant enclosure)

He will always strive for cohesion between the different parts of the zoo, such as animal enclosures, playgrounds, restaurants, retail and public spaces. His goal is that his client achieves an optimal result. He would always take customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction and animal welfare into account.