ACTIVITIES AND ANCILARY FUNCTIONS
I-love-you project Kraanstraat, Utrecht, Holland. Together with the inhabitants of the Kraanstraat we made 3 I-love-you arcs in Turkish, French and Dutch.
Farewell Stichting Sophia
I-love-you project Concordiastraat, Utrecht. Together with the Syrian refugees Mahmoud al Faraj and Mohamad Zrek under the guidance of Annemarie Steinvoort 3 I-love-you’s were made in Surinam, Arabic and Dutch.
Creative advisor AM, for the development of the NPD-terrain by the Grootwinkelcentrum Overvecht in Utrecht
Concept and direction Eiland8: Urbanistic redevelopment in Kanaleneiland, Utrecht of 450 homes, where art was used to create safety, liveability and image change
In these 5 years more than 100 projects have been realized.
KidsArtPark, Vietnam for the MCNV, summerproject
Direction Atelierroute Utrecht 2009
Kids Art Park, Vietnam for the Medisch Comitee Nederland Vietnam, summerproject
Direction Atelierroute Utrecht 2008
Direction Atelierroute Utrecht 2007
Acquisition and direction renovation and rebuilding of Hooghiemstraplein 15 Utrecht. 650m2 modernised space for creative sector in old warehouse
Concept, initiative and direction BABEL, art, eat and out Art project for 1 year in former Social Services building
Concept and direction CU in BABEL
Advisor concerning creative hotspots and artists space in Houten, Culemborg, Eindhoven, Amsterdam, Amersfoort, Haarlem, Den Haag a.o.
Active participation several congresses and seminars about the creative city resulting in the invitation of the Planbureau Strijp-S to create a Sophies-model for Eindhoven
Acquisition and direction of the renovation of the former NS-building Concordiastraat 68 Utrecht.
Labyrinth of Possibilities: Concept and project direction together with Annemarie Steinvoort. Ideas and execution by nine artist friends
Reviewcommission CBKUtrecht, for the artist site
Project Prinses Wilhelminaschool, 2 school classes of mentally challenged kids guided in making 2 model sculptures of Queen Wilhelmina. In 2004 I translated these to stone.
Concept, initiative and direction: Art for Missing, in which 35 artists made a memory artwork for the family of the missing persons
Concept and direction Boulevard d’Unica in semi-permanent form in the Brandweerkazerne Utrecht across from City Hall
Concept and direction Workshop for Spatial Art: The Space
Werkbezoek aan China en registratie van beeldhouwsymposium Changchung
Concept and direction of Fort4Kids, summer program for kids and art eventually changed to KidsArtPark
Concept and direction art manifestation De Helling
Direction manifestation Funeral Innovators on the Funeralbeurs’96
Founder and Board Member Sophie’s Palace Foundation, art projects
Member Advisory Committee Artotheek Utrecht
Initiative Network Funeral Innovators
Acquisition and direction renovation of Gruttersdijk 12. 3000m2 spaces for art, with
exhibition space, studios, day spaces and offices
Founder and Board Member Memento Foundation. Cooperation/network of artists making memory art works
Concept and direction art manifestation and hotspot: “Sophie’s Palace”
Concept and direction within Sophie’s Palace of Boulevard d’Unica, Gedroomde Gedichten, Matter of Memorial
Concept and direction Classics 4 Kids
Daily Board and/or director Sophia Foundation
Founder Sophia Foundation, artist initiative
Studio rental on my own title up to 77 studios in the Sophialaan, Utrecht.