The Tower of Babel


ARCAM, Amsterdam with Heart and Soul and the Bible Museum were organizing a drawing and building competition based on the myth surrounding the Tower of Babel. The aim of the competition was to design a new Tower of Babel where people can understand each other without a confusion of tongues. This could be by means of models, drawings or colouring pictures. The models submitted were on show at ARCAM and the drawings will be exhibited in The Bible Museum.
The prizes were presented on Saturday 18 December at ARCAM. At 14.00, Jos van Hest, storyteller, told the story of the Tower of Babel. The jury which consisted of Thom Breukel (Amsterdam with Heart and Soul), Yvonne de Korte (ARCAM) and Jan Klerks (Stichting Hoogbouw).