In conversation ... Dirk van den Heuvel

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Description

Associate Professor Dirk van den Heuvel of Delft University of Technology was recently in Australia as a Visiting Fellow in the Department of Architecture at Monash University. Dirk sat down with Professor Naomi Stead for a wide-ranging conversation about the significance of sexual identity for people studying and working in architecture; diversity and inclusion policies in Australia and Holland; and the importance of challenging limiting ideas of architecture and design. Drawing on their own experiences as a gay man and lesbian respectively, Dirk and Naomi considered the need to expand advocacy beyond gender parity to include sexuality and cultural background.

Period2 Sep 2019

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Media contributions

  • TitleIn conversation ... Dirk van den Heuvel
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletParlour
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date2/09/19
    DescriptionAssociate Professor Dirk van den Heuvel of Delft University of Technology was recently in Australia as a Visiting Fellow in the Department of Architecture at Monash University. Dirk sat down with Professor Naomi Stead for a wide-ranging conversation about the significance of sexual identity for people studying and working in architecture; diversity and inclusion policies in Australia and Holland; and the importance of challenging limiting ideas of architecture and design. Drawing on their own experiences as a gay man and lesbian respectively, Dirk and Naomi considered the need to expand advocacy beyond gender parity to include sexuality and cultural background.
    Producer/AuthorNaomi Stead, Susie Ashworth
    URLhttps://archiparlour.org/in-conversation-with-dirk-van-den-heuvel/
    PersonsD. van den Heuvel

Keywords

  • Architecture
  • Queer Studies
  • Gender Studies