She is the founding director of Dream Amsterdam Foundation and curator of the yearly manifestation DREAM AMSTERDAM, which annually gives to an internationally acclaimed contemporary visual artist the opportunity to use Amsterdam as a source of inspiration, studio, material, decor and exhibition space. She has studied at the Royal Art Academy (The Hague) and the Art Academy of St. Joost (Breda). In 1999 she achieved a doctoral degree in the arts and cultural sciences at the Faculty of History and Arts, Erasmus University Rotterdam. She has a broad working experience as a journalist, policy and cultural advisor. Under the name of “Associatives – imaginative thinkers”, she works as a photographer, visual artist, curator, concept-developer and producer on various international art and cultural projects, amongst them DREAM AMSTERDAM.
Updated February 2009