Utrechts street furniture has been waking up and chatting to its citizens.

What did they have to say?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to talk to the city that you live in?

The citizens of Utrecht were asked to speak to their city, and were delighted to discover that it wanted to talk back to them. By humanising the built environment in the city of Utrecht, Hallo Lantaarnpaal Utrecht discovered the hidden voices of Utrecht.

What is Utrecht Talking About?


Wat geeft betekenis aan jouw leven?


Hier in Utrecht!
Lantaarnpaal #CS3

The data we collected from the city of Utrecht is not ours to sell to the highest bidder, just like cities which we live in should not be controlled by the 1% with power, money and influence.

About Hello Utrecht

From August 12th - October 8th, 845 participants had 1184 conversations, sending 2833 messages to street furniture, lamp posts, fountains and trees.

The responses collected were collected from participation in Hallo Lantaarnpaal Utrecht does not include mobile numbers, and is not personal data in law as this data does not directly or indirectly reveal your identity.

Get In Touch

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Hello Rabbit

Hello House

Hello Vredenburg Standbeeld

Hello Mountain

Hello Bollendak