MV Work of Art


On this page, you can find more information about the background of the work of art which is placed in front of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences in 2020. It consists of two elements; the work of art ‘Soft Layer’ and the memorial pillar in memory of 21 victims of the Second World War.

For the Dutch page, click here.

‘Soft layer’ – The Work of Art

Photo by Frank Auperlé





More information about the work of art can be found in the booklet ‘Soft Layer’, which can be downloaded by pressing on the button above. This booklet was published during the revelation on February 24th, 2020.

‘Zij Die Vielen’ – The Memorial Pillar






The Memorial Pillar ‘Zij Die Vielen’/ ’Those Who have Fallen’ has been placed in front of the new ‘Mining’ building, in commemoration of 75 years of ending of the Second World War in The Netherlands on 4 May 2020. A Memorial Book has been written about the 21 names on this Pillar, including stories and history on these years of war. This Memorial Book (in Dutch) can be viewed via the button above.