Lecture Akademie der Künste Berlin


On Tuesday 11 February, Herman Hertzberger will present a lecture at 7:00 PM at the Akademie der Künste, at Pariser Platz 4 in Berlin (Germany).

New vision for education in a fast-changing world


A small interview by 'Planning Learning Spaces'.

ARC19 Oeuvre Award


© Miriam Guttmann. "The jury welcomes the fact that Hertzberger himself is involved in various attempts to reinvigorate his projects, based on the philosophy that a good building can be made suitable for multiple purposes."

Apeldoorn honors architect Hertzberger: "The statue is not for me, but for my buildings"


© Hertzberger Park. Architect Herman Hertzberger (87) is forever close to his masterpiece: the Centraal Beheer building in Apeldoorn. A tribute. "You get a statue when you die. But I'm still alive, isn't it?"

Radikal Reduziert


A beautiful photo reportage about the Diagoonwoningen in the German magazine Domus

Het Spoor Terug: The Pigeons


  © Violette Cornelius / Nederlands Fotomuseum. It was 'a small world in a large one': the new orphanage that came into use in Amsterdam on the IJsbaanpad in 1960.

Series De Drie Hoven is televised on NPO 2


From April 14 every Sunday at 19.05 the series 'Uitgewoond' will be broadcast on Dutch NPO2, about the closure of De Drie Hoven.

OVT radio about the closure of the Drie Hoven


You hope to have a nice old age together with your housemates and then you hear that your home will be closed.

Interview and podcast from TivoliVredenburg


It is TivoliVredenburg's birthday and NPO Radio 4 does not let that pass by unnoticed.

Herman Hertzberger opens exhibition Collective Comeback on January 11


© Herman Hertzberger. Some of Hertzberger's projects have been included in the exhibition at Arcam: The Weesperflat and De Drie Hoven elderly housing. One is a municipal monument, the other will soon be felled by the wrecking ball. Both projects are a textbook example of designing collective spaces.