Presentations

Papers (a selection)

  • 'Curating the Archive: History in the White Cube', Hamburgerbahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin, 12 augustus 2016 (expert meeting ‘Joint Adventures: Practice-Based Resea rch between Universities and Museums’ in samenwerking de Freie Universität Berlin)
  • 'The White Cube as Lieu de Mémoire: The Return of History in the Museum of Modern Art', Reinwardt Memorial Lecture, Amsterdam, Reinwardt Academy, March 17 2016
  • ‘A Curated Less = More: The Future of Digital Culture at the Museum’, Symposium Cultural Value and the Digital: Practice, Policy and Theory, London: Tate Britain, June 2, 2014.
  •  ‘On Staging Silence of Hans Op De Beeck ’, De Grote Kunstshow, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, 29 november 2013.
  • 'To collect or not to collect: Digital Art in the Museum of the Future', SBMK Digital Art Force studiedag, Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam, 27 juni 2013.
  • ‘Recollecting, Reconnecting and Rewriting: Exhibition History and the Reopening of the Stedelijk Museum’, Association for Art Historians (AAH) conference, Reading University, April 12, 2013.  
  • ‘Past Meets Future: Re-opening the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam’, Ludwig Museum Budapest/Agency for Contemporary Art Exchange, October 3, 2012.  
  • ‘Tricks and traps of sharing modern collections online’,  Libraries, Archives, Museums (GLAM) & Wikimedia event, Mediamatic Amsterdam,  December 2, 2011. 
  • 'Embracing the Discursive Turn', Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Zwolle, September 26, 2011. 
  • ‘Cultural and artistic uses of Augmented Reality',  ISEA Conference Istanbul, September 15, 2011. 
  • ‘Longing for Heterotopia: Museums, New media and the Urban Realm’,Extra Muros conference, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, March 11, 2011. 
  • ‘Second Life and the Visual Arts’, AAA lecture series, Concertgebouw Amsterdam in collaboration with the Stedelijk Museum, December 10, 2010. 
  • ‘Cork, Lead or Data Cloud: Museum Collections in the 21st Century’, Spui 25, November 22, 2010. 
  • ‘Playing in the white cube’, ‘Play it! event, Stedelijk Museum, November 18, 2010 
  • ‘Comics and Graphic novel as Art/Form?’, Spui 25 Amsterdam, November 10, 2010.
  • ‘Augmented reality: What does it mean for mobile experiences and curation in the future?’, Conferentie Museums and Mobiles in the Age of Social Media, London, Tate Modern, September 7, 2010 (keynote lecture) 
  • ‘Artcasting and the museum: a critical analysis’, symposium Artcasting: The art museum as producer of the moving image, TrouwGebouw Amsterdam, June 11, 2010. 
  • ‘Van Gogh’s mass media after-life: some iconological reflections’, Symposium Iconology meets Film Studies, Universiteit Utrecht, March 5, 2010.  
  • ‘Kinderen en kunst: een haat-liefde verhouding door de eeuwen heen’, De Illustere School, symposium Kunst kijken met kinderen, UvA/Van Gogh Museum, September 24, 2009.
  • ‘Cultural broadcasting in the age of digital reproduction’, ASCA Conference The Ends of Television: Logics * Perspectives * Entanglements June 29 – July 7 1, 2009.
  • ‘Fotografie: over kunst, snapshots en de pers’, Museum Hilversum, May 28, 2009.
  • ‘Fotografie, Visual Cultuur en Kunstgeschiedenis’, annual spring meeting Vereniging Nederlandse Kunsthistorici, Gemeente Museum Den Haag, April 15, 2009.
  • ‘Over de esthetiek van de lelijkheid en een pleidooi voor het lippenstift feminisme’, debate Mooi zo! Over bimbo’s, Bodybuilders and Ethiek, Spui 25 Amsterdam, May 29, 2008. 
  • ‘Romanticism and beyond: Van Gogh’s multimedia after-life’, Association for Art Historians (AAH) conference, Tate Britain, London, April 2008. 
  • ‘Shut up and Paint!’ , lecture for opening academic year Humanities Faculty  of University of Amsterdam, De Rode Hoed, Amsterdam, September 2007.