Curator based in Berlin and The Netherlands. Studied art history, heritage studies and curatorial practice at the University of Amsterdam and the VU University, specialised in visual art of the 20th and 21st centuries, artists networks and visual culture. In addition a curator-in-training (2013-2014) at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and worked on collections and exhibitions like Kazimir Malevich and the Russian Avant-Garde and Stedelijk at Trouw: Contemporary Art Club, which included work by a.o. Tracey Emin, Cyprien Gaillard, Camille Henrot, Sarah Morris, Hannah Perry, Elizabeth Price. Worked as a curator at Foam museum for photography (2014-2016) and has written for art spaces, magazines and blogs. Collaborated for Foam with international organisations and galleries, and initiated group shows, as well as solo exhibitions with a.o. Nobuyoshi Araki, Roe Ethridge, Katy Grannan, Momo Okabe and Bruno Zhu. Also curated Foam exhibitions for a.o. Nationale Opera en Ballet and Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam. Is an advisor for the Mondriaan Fund (2014-2019), the Amsterdamse Fonds voor de Kunst (2017-) and the Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds (2018-), as well as the municipalities of Haarlem, Haarlemmermeer and The Hague. And curates, writes and lectures for artists and institutions too. Bigger and smaller collaborations with a.o. Amsterdam Art Weekend, Andaz Collection, Cinekid, DARS Platform Tehran, De Appel, Dutch National Opera and Ballet, DZ Bank Kunstsammlung, Eye Film Institute, Garage Museum Moscow, Kriterion, HOW's Art Museum Shanghai, Kiasma Art Museum Helsinki, Melk Galleri Oslo, Metropolis M, Preusmuseum Oslo, SSBA Salon, Rietveld Academie, Sandberg Instituut, Unseen Amsterdam, Witte de With center for contemporary art, World Press Photo etc. Active board member of Kunsten '92. Since July 2016 Artistic Director at Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen, Island for Art and Heritage in The Netherlands. The focus of this 19th century fortress, UNESCO World Heritage, is on international exchange, research and art exhibitions around the topics of ecology and (artificial) nature, structures of defence, and alternative models. Her program is inspired by the genre of science fiction. Within this framework aims to bring together international and Dutch artists – both emerging and established – in order to create a sustainable program. Since then the Kunstfort initiated (on-going) collaborations with amongst others Raymond Barion, Eitan Ben-Moshe, Catherine Bioccia, Kim David Bots, Jacob Dwyer, Toon Fibbe, Tamar Harpaz, Rachel de Joode, Botond Keresztesi, Eva Fiore Kovacovsky, Olya Oleinic, Mounira El Qadiri, Sarah Ancelle Schonfeld, Dan Walwin, Kerstin Winking and Joeri Woudstra. Independent research: the landscape in contemporary (digital) art; interchange and mutual influences between image and design; performance and identity in online culture. For personal exhibition project Intimacy op de Schans in 2017 working with a.o. Samantha Contis, Hannah Perry, Aura Rosenberg and several archives and institutions <3 For 2021 she is codeveloping Constant I 0 I, an interdisciplinary year dedicated to the legacy of Constant Nieuwenhuys. She is program curator visual arts for Buitenplaats Doornburgh for Art and Science.
She is Cocurator of Exhibitions for SONSBEEK 2020 , as part of the team of artistic director Bonaventure Ndikung.