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Berlin

In 2007, the city of Berlin (Germany) sought Eva’s expertise for the redevelopment of the Berlin Tempelhof, the closed airport. Tempelhof is situated in the centre of the city and spans 3,5 km2. Eva participated in a workshop about the redevelopment of the huge building, the landing strip, and the surrounding fields. In this context, she [&hellip…

Istanbul

Late in 2012, Eva participated in the Matchmaking Programme of the NAI (Dutch Institute of Architecture) and the Galata Greek School Foundation in Istanbul. Eva’s role as an expert in that area was to direct the workshops with architects in order to come up with a collective plan for the redevelopment of the old, historic [&hellip…

Valencia

At the invitation of research platform Aula Ciutat and in cooperation with UIMP (Universidad Internacional Menédez Pelayo), Eva, together with Danya Sherman, director Education en Citizens Participation of High Line Park in New York, gave a lecture on successful examples of innovative urban projects, initiated by the citizens themselves. This lecture was coupled with an [&hellip…

Tours & talks NDSM

Eva is often asked to give lectures and tours about and of the NDSM Shipyard. The transformation of the NDSM Shipyard from derelict industrial site to cultural hotspot has attracted a lot of attention, both at home and abroad. Scientists, developers and culture experts have called it one of the most unique projects in the [&hellip…

Metabolic

Metabolic began in the Fall of 2012 with the mission to put sustainable development into practice. Metabolic had its first Amsterdam office in Eva de Klerk’s containers, which kept us thinking big and fueled our energy for catalyzing global systems change. We used the space primarily for meetings; the container city at NDSM had the uncanny ability to take [&hellip…

Klaus Overmeyer, UC Berlin

I’ve known Eva since her euphoric involvement in the activation of the NDSM Wharf in North Amsterdam. She was a great example of convincing bottom-up urban development for our research project Urban Catalyst – self-determination, an intelligent network and full of vitality. Eva recently helped us substantially by giving us pointers at an expert workshop [&hellip…

Krishna Kaur, film maker

Eva was born in Amsterdam in 1965 but spent the first decade of her life in England, returning at the age of ten she went on to study psychology and communica- tions and has spent the last fifteen years at the fore front of arts and culture development movement. Working through localized communities in deprived [&hellip…