Sustainable Urbanism

Sustainable urban design has to be imaginable and pragmatic. Hans van der Heijden works within the tradition of architecture. He designs solid buildings which are



Hans van der Heijden (the Hague, NL, 1963) has a portfolio of housing, urban design, re-use, cultural buildings and research. His award-winning designs include the


About HvdH

Video interview with HvdH published by Architectenweb on the occasion of his nomination for the title Architect of the Year 2020.   Social Architecture Under

Prijzen voor Hans van der Heijden


Nomination Architect of the Year 2020 Nomination Geert Bekaert Award for Architectural Criticism 2019, Analogen, 2019 Best Designed Book, publication Street Architecture, Amsterdam, 2019 Nomination



‘La Città. Progetti Urbani’, Di Architettura, Padua (Italy), 2018 ‘Best Designed Books 2019’, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam (NL) ‘Alternative Histories’, London (UK), Brussels (Belgium) and Dublin