CV

1963, Born in The Hague, NL

1981-1988, Study Technische Hogeschool Delft, NL

1985-1988, Employment Mecanoo, Delft, NL

1989-1993, Employment Roelf Steenhuis Architecten, Delft, NL

1993-1994, Employment Arena, Rijswijk, NL

1994-2014, Design Director biq, Rotterdam, NL

1996, First prize Europan-4

2004, Publication Tuindorp Kethel Schiedam, noddy, noddier, noddiest

2008, Completion the Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK

2008, Publication Architectuur in de kapotte stad

2009-2010, Programme Director ArchitectuurCases AIR Rotterdam, NL

2012, Exhibition Pasticcio, Architecture Biennale Venice

2012-2016, Editor Yearbook Architecture in the Netherlands

2013, Publication Habitat, biq bouwt de stad

2013-2014, Visiting Professor Cambridge University, Visiting Fellow Jesus College, UK

2014, Establishment Hans van der Heijden Architect, Amsterdam, NL

2015, Participation WerkBundStadt Berlin

2017, Publication Post Piraeus

2018, Commentator Architectenweb

2018, Publication monograph Street Architecture by Karin Templin

 

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Awards

Prijzen voor Hans van der Heijden
  • First prize Europan-4 competition, refurbishment Coronation Court, Liverpool, GB, 1996
  • Third prize ideas competition ‘A new Logic for Business Parks’, Stichting Welstandszorg Noord-Holland, 2005
  • Finalist World Habitat, Tuindorp Kethel, Schiedam, 2006
  • RIBA Award, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2008
  • Building of the Year 2008, the Bluecoat, Liverpool 
  • Architects’ Society Design Award, the Bluecoat Brick Award, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2008 
  • Honorable Mention World Architecture Festival Barcelona, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2009
  • Nomination Mies van der Rohe Award, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2009
  • Nomination Rietveldprijs, housing Langerak, Utrecht, 2009
  • Nomination Architect of the Year 2009 
  • Shortlist Rotterdam Architectuurprijs, Splayed Apartment blocks Ommoord, Rotterdam, 2010
  • Nomination Mies van der Rohe Award, urban renewal Lakerlopen, Eindhoven, 2011
  • Fritz Höger Preis, Lakerlopen, Eindhoven, 2011
  • Nomination Fritz Höger Preis, the Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2011
  • Nomination Fritz Höger Preis, Hessenberg, Nijmegen, 2011
  • Nomination Fritz Höger Preis, Langerak, Utrecht, 2011
  • Nomination Dirk Roosenburg Award, urban renewal Lakerlopen, Eindhoven, 2011
  • Architecture Award Nijmegen, Hessenberg, Nijmegen, 2011
  • Nomination Geert Bekaert Award for architectural criticism 2014, The heroism of rationalism?, 2014
  • Nomination Fritz Höger Preis, Morgenzonlaan, the Hague, 2014
  • Nomination Rotterdam Architecture Award, social housing Oranjeboomstraat, Rotterdam, 2015
  • Nomination Brick Award, social housing Oranjeboomstraat, Rotterdam, 2018
  • Best Designed Book, publication Street Architecture, Amsterdam, 2019

Exhibitions

  • ‘Architektur und Leben in der Platten‘, Suitcase, Berlin [G], 2004 
  • ‘2 ½ D’, free work, the Bluecoat, Liverpool [UK], 2008 
  • ‘Architecture of Consequence’, NAi, Rotterdam, traveling exhibition, including Sao Paulo, Oslo, Moskow, Kiev, 2009-2014 
  • Ideas competition Het Kiel, Braem Year, VAI, Antwerp [B], 2012 
  • ‘Brick Dresses’, start event of the research project An Exacting Material: Tectonics in Contemporary Brick Architecture, Academy of Architecture, Amsterdam [NL]
  • ‘Pasticcio’, Architecture Biennale, Venice [I], Architekturgalerie Munich [G], VAi, Antwerp [B]), 2012-2014
  • ‘WerkBundStadt Am Spreebord’, Das WerkBundHaus, Berlin [G], 2016
  • ‘Social Housing, New European Projects’, Center for Architecture, New York [USA], 2018
  • ‘La Città: Progetti Urbani’, Di Architettura, Padova [Italy], 2018
  • ‘Alternative Histories’, London [UK] and Brussels, 2019