July, 12, Lecture at Archi Summit, LX Factory Lisbon, PT

May - Nov 2018 Marie-José Van Hee will participate in the 16th Biennale di Venezia on invitation of curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, Venice IT


2017 January, Marie-José Van Hee has been honoured with the RIBA International Fellowship

2014 June, 18th, House in Zuidzande, NL has been awarded 2nd prize at the AR House Awards 2014. Patio house in Opwijk, BE was highly commended.

2013 Market Hall and public space in Ghent, BE in collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem architecten has been awarded Belgian Prize for Architecture

2013 House in Zuidzande, NL is one of the five nominees for the Abe Bonnemaprijs 2013

2013 MJVHA in collaboration with Witteveen + Bos Belgium and MAAT Ontwerpers have won the competition for the architectural design of flood protective measures for the port of Blankenberge BE

2013 Patio house in Opwijk, BE has been awarded the the Provinciale architectuurprijs Vlaams-Brabant

2013 The reconversion of the inner towns Deinze and Gent in collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem architecten have been awarded Prijs Bouwmeester 2013

2013 The city of Deinze BE has been selected for 'Prize Public Space 2013' - MJVH in collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem architecten and artist Benoit Van Innis are responsible for the design and execution of the market squares and water front.

2013 Market Hall Gent BE a project by MJVHA in collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem architecten was nominated for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award

2012 Participation in the 13th Biennale di Venezia on invitation of curator David Chipperfield - collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem, Christina Iglesias and Maarten Vandenabeele, Venice IT

2009 Prize Public Space 2009 for City Centre Ghent in collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem

2008 Member of the Royal Academy for Sciences and Arts

2003 "Provinciale Prijs voor Architectuur" for House VANLEEMPUT OOSTERLINCK | Wetteren, BE

1999 Nomination own house "Pig Street" for the 6th Mies Van Der Rohe Award for European Architecture

1997 Biannual Cultural Prize for Architecture Flemish Community with Paul Robbrecht & Hilde Daem

1994 Nomination for "Trends bedrijfsgebouw 1994" for the house, office and storehouse VAN HEE COPPENS | Deinze, BE

1993 "Provinciale Prijs voor Architectuur" for the house, office and storehouse VAN HEE COPPENS | Deinze, BE


2017 October 6, duo lecture with Dirk Jaspaert at KTH Architecture, Stockholm SE

2017 April, 24th, lecture Architecture Foundation at the Barbican Centre, London

2017 January, 30th, ‚Life by Design’, lecture Ulster University, Belfast

2016 March 14, lecture at deSingel Antwerp on invitation by Christian Kieckens

view lecture dS Antwerp here

2015 December 8, lecture at Universitat der Kunste Berlin

view lecture UDK here

2015 November 10, lecture at ETH Zürich, department of Architecture

view lecture ETH here

2015 September 30, ‚Lifetime’ discussion and lecture with Marie-José Van Hee and David Kohn. Faculty of Architecture KU Leuven, campus Sint-Lucas, Paleizenstraat, 1030 Brussels

view lecture KUL Campus Brussels here

2015 August 28, lecture Architect Association Norway

2015 August 27, lecture at NTNU (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) department of Architectural Design

2015 March, 4, Kris Martin en Marie-Jose Van Hee, Ghent BE, part of lecture series 'mOmenten’ organized by Sint Lucas Ghent

2014 September, 30th, lecture De Warande, Turnhout BE, part of lecture series 'Less is More' organized by AR-THUR and Kamp C

2014 March, 11th, lecture at Academie van Bouwkunst, Den Haag NL

2014 February, 21st, interview by architecture-critic Koen Van Synghel, Provincial Library Limburg

2013 February, 21st, lecture London Metropolitan University, London UK

2013 February, 19th, lecture Kingston University, London UK

2013 January, 17th, lecture Architecture Association, Dublin IE

2012 MJose Van Hee in conversation with Christian Kieckens, Flanders House, London UK

2008 Academy for Sciences and Arts, Brussels BE

2007 TU Delft NL

2006 MJose Van Hee in conversation with Kristiaan Borret, STUK Leuven BE


2017 November MANIERA16 furniture by Marie-José Van Hee at Maniera Brussels, Place de la Justice 27-28, 1000 Brussels (link)

2017 June, Market Hall Ghent will feature in the exhibition ‘La Ville en marchant’ organized by Archipel Centre de Culture Urbaine Lyon

2017, April, 10, The exhibition ’20 January, in 8.44 / out 8.16’ at Princeton University School of Architecture, curated by Elizabeth Diller and Tina di Carlo and by Diller Scofidio + Renfro shows some of the black drawings by Marie-José Van Hee

2016 November, Helen Thomas wrote a text about the black drawings of Marie-José Van Hee on Drawing Matter (online)

2016 October, Maatwerk/Massarbeit. Architektur aus Flandern und den Niederlanden. Deutsches Architekturmuseum, Frankfurt, DE
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2016 July, ‘Een huis is ook een meubel’, exhibition in Designmuseum Ghent, BE link tentoonstelling

2016 February - April, Exhibition Prize Architecture Province of West-Flanders, Provinciaal Hof, Brugge, BE

2015 October - 2016 January, model of house and apartment Ketelvest will be shown at ‚De Wonderjaren’, CC Scharpoord Knokke

2015 June, 4-6, mOmenten exhibition Ghent, BE, watch interview

2014, November, 8-9, SLOW (36h) Kunstenfestival van de traagheid, Concertgebouw Brugge BE

2014 DELIJNEN THELINES LESLIGNES, an exhibition project curated by Cedric Libert, within the window space of the Bouwmeester Atelier, Ravenstein Gallery Brussels BE

2013 House in Zuidzande is exhibited at the exhibition of the Abe Bonnemaprijs 2013 - Fries Museum, Leeuwarden NL

2012 13th Biennale di Venezia on invitation of curator David Chipperfield - collaboration with Robbrecht en Daem, Christina Iglesias and Maarten Vandenabeele, Venice IT

2002 “One-hundred houses for one-hundred European architects of the xx century”, Travelling exhibition

2001 “Cento case per cento architetti europei del xx secolo”, Milan IT

2000 "Homeward, Hedendaagse architectuur in Vlaanderen", Travelling exhibition

1999 "Homeward, Contemporary architecture in Flanders", Travelling exhibition

1997 "Arquitectura de Flandes" in Collegi D'Arquitectes de Catalunya, Barcelona ES

1996 "De rijkdom van de eenvoud" in Fondation pour l'architecture, Brussels FR

1996 "Nouvelle architecture en Flandre" in Arc en Rive Centre d'Architecture, Bordeaux FR

1993 "M. José Van Hee, ontwerpen 1977-1993" in deSingel, Antwerp BE

1991 "La biennale dell'Architettura “Architetti della Fiandra" in Belgisch Paviljoen, Giardini di Castello a Venezia, Venice IT

1991 "Un Sentimento Italiano" in Copyright, Ghent BE

1988 "l'Architettura è anche Donna" in Copyright, Ghent BE

1988 "Architectuur als buur" in Sint-Pieters Abdij, Ghent BE

1987 "Jonge architecten in België" in Rotterdamse Kunststichting, Rotterdam NL

1986 "Jonge architecten in België" in Museum voor Sierkunsten, Ghent BE


2017 September 6-11, Marie-José Van Hee will lead a studio at this year’s AF Masterclass in Oxford together with Peter St John and Stephen Taylor. Click here for more info

2016 June, external examiner at London Metropolitan University, The Cass

2016 February, jury member AAI Awards (Architectural Association Ireland), Dublin IR

2012 Rotterdamse Academie voor Bouwkunst NL

2011 ETH Zurich CH

2007 Provincial Prize for Architecture, West-Vlaanderen BE

2005 Provincial Prize for Architecture, Oost-Vlaanderen BE

2000 Competition Landscape and Art, Westhoek BE

2000 Architectural Competition Universiteit Gent, site Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat BE

1998 Architectural Competition Provinciehuis te Leuven BE

1997 Architectural Competition Stedelijk Secundair Kunstinstituut, Gent BE

1997 Provinciale Prijs voor architectuur, West-Vlaanderen BE

1996 Huiswerk! Architecture Competition Flanders BE

1996 Provincial Prize for Architecture, Oost-Vlaanderen BE