05.04.2018 8:00 pmDebate: Van standbeeld naar schandpaal
Debate in De Balie, Amsterdam, about colonial monuments and the pillory as an instrument to dishonor. With Vilan van de Loo, Adriaan van Dis, Irene de Craen, Abram de Swaan, Jeffry Pondaag, Dr. ir. Esther Captain and Hans van Houwelingen. Casestudy: the Van Heutsz Monument in Amsterdam. Thu 5 April / 8:00 pm
14.03.2018Lecture NUW Delft
Hans van Houwelingen will give a lecture in the framework of the lecture series 2017/2018 of the NUW, Foundation the North Sea Region in an Urbanising World, Delft. The series are dedicated to the social-culturel consequences of the urban renaissance.
Wednesday, March 14th, 4h30 pm. Coöp. Prinsenkwartier, Sint Agatheplein 4, Delft. Entrance €15. Register at: firstname.lastname@example.org
14.01.2018Wibaut honoured with prominent place on his own street
Former alderman Floor Wibaut was given a statue on his own Wibautstraat last Friday. With a plastic model, artist Hans van Houwelingen showed urban planners, politicians and the park keeping department how well the bronze statue fits. Read the article in Het Parool here...
16.09.2017Witte de With
Hans van Houwelingen responds in an opinion piece to the discussion that Witte de With unleashes with the announcement, that is wants to change its name in connection with the Dutch colonial past.