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Experimental zone Westpoort

Commissioned by Amsterdam-New West Eva conducted a survey in 2016 for the development of two experimental plots in Westpoort. The study led to two scenarios…

Tours & talks 2015

University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands Lecture Department of Cultural Sciences, Amsterdam, 11 November 2015 Cardiff University, England, United Kingdom Study trip School of Planning and Geography, Amsterdam, 10 November 2015 Tour and workshops redevelopment NDSM Fresh Forward, Hilversum, The Netherlands Inspirational session KNMV, Amsterdam, 6 November 2015 Breakfast, tour and feedback Fresh Forward, Hilversum, The Netherlands Inspirational session Icare, [&hellip…

An artist’s kiss ….

The Future of Places 2015 Stockholm 29 June – 2 July 2015 “An Artist’s Kiss to Awaken the City” What a beautiful image: The city is sleeping. Maybe she’s lost her pulse. Nothing and no one can awaken her. Then comes the artist with a gift for the city: A KISS. A soft delicious kiss [&hellip…

Frontage design

The frontage clearly shows that Heesterveld is evolving. The mural on the frontage of Heesterveld will be finished in September 2013. Amsterdam Zuidoost lacks a strong identity for cultural organizations, and that is why Eva and her team decided on a visible change to the building itself, which would mark Heesterveld as a cultural hotspot: [&hellip…

Heesterveld

In 2009, the building complex Heesterveld, located in Amsterdam-Zuidoost, was the last bit left of the original Bijlmer. The characteristic architecture of Jan van Gool was still in its original condition, but Heesterveld was suffering from unemployment, crime, drug dealing in the basement, and neglected porches and outside spaces. Housing corporation Ymere wanted to demolish [&hellip…

Creative Community

A creative hotspot for and by residents. The building, with 87 residences and a courtyard, is inhabited by artists, students, the original residents, and creative entrepreneurs working in hip-hop, dance, graffiti, architecture, interior design, photography, poetry, fashion, and design. Living in the Heesterveld complex automatically makes you a member of the Heesterveld Creative Community. Together [&hellip…

Tours & talks 2014

City of Almere, The Netherlands Delegation City Hall, Amsterdam, 24 November 2014 Workshop NDSM bottom-up city development ZHAW School of Management & Law, Winterthur, Switzerland Winterthur Urban Forum 27-29 November 2014 Lecturer and panel discussion NLI Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan Director Center for Arts and Culture, 15 November 2015 Expertmeeting Amsterdam City of Dordrecht, The [&hellip…

Free zone

Survey, documentation and film “In de tussentijd een vrijplaats” (A free zone or shelter in the meantime).  A study of the possibilities for a shelter in De Baarsjes, a neighbourhood in Amsterdam. Commissioned by Amsterdam West Sorry, this is only available in Dutch…