Hi, I am Maurits de Bruijn, a web + graphic designer, developer and creative coder - php/mysql/js/css/html5 - based in Rotterdam. I like to work in the cultural field and participate on an editorial level. Below is a selection of my work.

architecture / urban design / competitions
Here comes the sun

HERE COMES THE SUN is an initiative of government architect Floris Alkemade and aims to map spatial innovation in the broadest sense of the word.

together with atelier Rijksbouwmeester

https://here-comes-the-sun.nl/
Doepel Strijkers architects

"The beauty of our profession is the ability to respond to the specifics of a place and culture. To dive deep into local conditions and challenges and find tailor-made design solutions."

http://www.doepelstrijkers.com/
Ooze architects

OOZE is an international design practice operating between the fields of art, architecture and urbanism.

http://www.ooze.eu.com/
MASA architects

MASA architects operates in the field of architecture, interior and product design.

http://masaarchitects.com/
Prijsvraag - A home away from home

Competition to find innovative and flexible housing solutions for refugees with social added value.

together with Atelier Rijksbouwmeester

http://ahomeawayfromhome.nl/
Prijsvraag Who Cares

Competition to find new alliances and forms of housing for elderly care in the near future.

together with Atelier Rijksbouwmeester

https://prijsvraagwhocares.nl/
Prijsvraag brood en spelen

The Brood en Spelen (bread and games) competition appeals to farmers and enterprising landowners to develop innovative perspectives for the countryside together with designers and others with innovative ideas.

together with Atelier Rijksbouwmeester

https://prijsvraagbroodenspelen.nl/
Claessens Erdmann

Claessens Erdmann is a strategic spatial design agency. Combining people, space and design.

http://c-e.design/
art / reflection / photography
Philadelphia assembled

Philadelphia Assembled is an expansive project that tells a story of radical community building and active resistance through the personal and collective narratives that make up Philadelphia’s changing urban fabric.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk and Janneke Absil

http://phlassembled.net/
Philadelphia Assembled City Panorama

Maps are everywhere around us, ever present to help us navigate both public and personal geographies, or orient ourselves in communal and universal landscapes. But all maps come with an agenda—as much as maps can reveal about a place or idea, maps also have the power to hide or distort truths.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk and Janneke Absil

http://map.phlassembled.net/
Vincent Mentzel

Vincent Mentzel is a Dutch photographer, and staff photographer for the Dutch newspaper NRC Handelsblad since 1973. He is known for his photorealism.

https://vincentmentzel.nl/
Bik Van der Pol

Since 1995, Liesbeth Bik and Jos van der Pol have executed dozens of projects in the Netherlands and abroad. They explore the shift in the artistic production of separate objects towards that of the shared experience. They embrace a variety of practices, such as workshops, film programmes, picnics and other situations in which the visitor becomes participant in an artistic manifestation.

http://www.bikvanderpol.net/
Gwangju biennale

The 11th Gwangju Biennale entitled “The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?)” is about placing art center-stage, art’s capacity to always say something about the future, connect dots over small and big distances, embeddedness in particular situations, and mediation.

together with Metahaven (obviously)

http://www.the8thclimate.org/
Jeanneworks

How can an artist be an instrument for the collective reimagining of daily environments, given the complexity of our societies? This is the question that artist Jeanne van Heeswijk, of the Netherlands, considers when deciding how to employ her work to improve communities.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk

http://www.jeanneworks.net
Freehouse

Visual artist Jeanne van Heeswijk and architect Dennis Kaspori developed, with Freehouse a project that is based on cultural production as means for economical growth, a plan for an innovative programmatic design of the market.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk

http://www.freehouse.nl/
Public Faculty

Learning from a place through a process of knowledge exchange and cohabitation forms the basis of Public Faculty. PF uses strategies to re-think, re-define, and re-enter Public Space through collective cultural action. #deeplistening #collectivelearning

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk and Janneke Absil

http://www.publicfaculty.org/
Gertjan Kocken

Gert Jan Kocken (1971, Ravenstein) places history and memory in relation to the image

http://www.gertjankocken.nl/
Afrikaanderwijk

Mapping of local commerces in the Afrikaanderwijk.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk

http://afrikaanderwijk.net
Art Map South Africa

Art Map South Africa is aimed at providing artists, curators, writers and researchers from other countries with a first point of entry into the existing infrastructure for contemporary visual arts in South Africa, as a basis for networking, creative collaboration and research.

http://artmap.co.za/
Marcel Theodore Anthony Bosch

Ever growing collection of photography of my great friend Marcel Bosch

http://www.mtabosch.nl/
Marijn de Jong

Marijn de Jong (Rotterdam 1975) lives and works in Rotterdam. From an early age he photographs his immediate environment and portrays people he encounters.

http://marijndejong.nl/
Meghan Ferrill

Exploring the interstice between what is seen and what it said

http://meghanferrill.com
Face your world

Face Your World encourages youngsters to develop a critical opinion about their own home environment. Face Your World stimulates youngsters to influence and to participate in the process of city renewal, and to show that their opinion is relevant.

together with Jeanne van Heeswijk

http://www.faceyourworld.net
Het gemaal op zuid

In the Gemaal op Zuid, meeting, production and presentation are central. It is a multifunctional location in the middle of the lively heart of Feijenoord, right next to the famous Afrikaandermarkt.

http://hetgemaalopzuid.nl/
(cultural) funding
Fonds Podiumkunsten

The Performing Arts Fund NL is the most important culture fund for music, music theatre, dance and theatre in the Netherlands and provides support on behalf of the government to every form of the professional performing arts.

together with Maja Brouwer

http://www.fondspodiumkunsten.nl
Fondspodiumkunsten (mobile)

The Performing Arts Fund NL is the most important culture fund for music, music theatre, dance and theatre in the Netherlands and provides support on behalf of the government to every form of the professional performing arts.

together with Maja Brouwer

http://m.fondspodiumkunsten.nl/
Dutch performing arts

Dutch Performing Arts is a programme that promotes Dutch music, theatre and dance on the international stage. The programme is powered by the Performing Arts Fund NL.

https://dutchperformingarts.nl/
Fonds on Tour

Fonds on tour is an e-zine that reflects on new mechanisms and policy concerning performance arts and funding.

together with Nick Geerts

http://www.fondsontour.nl
stimuleringsfonds.nl (mobile)

Creative Industries Fund NL is the Dutch cultural fund for architecture, design and digital culture, as well as every imaginable crossover.

http://m.stimuleringsfonds.nl/
Online application Creative industries fund

Online application environment for the Creative industries fund including a back-office for handling applications.

https://da.stimuleringsfonds.nl/
International activities Mondriaan fund

The Mondriaan Fund is a publicly financed fund for visual arts and cultural heritage, supporting innovative projects and activities by visual artists, intermediaries (curators and critics), museums and other heritage organizations, art institutions, archives, galleries and commissioning parties.

together with 75B

https://internationalactivities.mondriaanfonds.nl/
Kunstkoop-app

The KunstKoop of the Mondriaan Fund offers Dutch individuals the possibility to pay for the purchase of an artwork in monthly installments, without any interest. The aim of this service is to encourage private individuals to buy art and in this way to stimulate the Dutch art market in general.

together with 75B

https://www.kunstkoop.nl/mobile/
other
La Pizza Rotterdam

Well, I like them :)

together with Mary Pelders

http://lapizza.nl/
Depot Rotterdam

And them too...

together with Mary Pelders

http://depotrotterdam.nl/
Rudolf Steiner college Rotterdam

My son complained about the website of his school, so ... whatever, he is still complaining.

together with Circe Penning de Vries and Studio Beige

http://www.rudolfsteinercollege.nl/
We the millions

Rutger Wolfson is saving the world while you are probably just being your complainatory self-righteous passive aggressive self.

together with Rutger Wolfson and Rens Muis (75b)

https://www.wethemillions.eu/
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