Arts & Culture
Museum, City & Landscape Guide
Certified National Guide (ROCvA diploma) and North Holland Windmill Guide (certificate) working in Dutch, English, French and Italian (standard, other languages such as Spanish or German at request). All visits organised at request and for very small groups (usually a maximum of 6 people):
* Special Interest Tours offer thematic visits (arts & architecture, nature & landscape, technique).
Highlights are for example Rembrandt in the Rijksmuseum, the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, the Museum Catharijneconvent in Utrecht, the exhibits in the Ousider Art Museum (Hermitage), etc.
* City Discovery Tours offer thematic city visits on foot (through Amsterdam, Haarlem, Utrecht and other cities).
Highlights are for example a combined visit of the Old Church (Oude Kerk), Our Lord in the Attic (Ons Lieve Heer op Solder), and the Saint-Nicholas Basilica in Amsterdam; specific tours along remarkable stone tablets of Amsterdam, etc.
Since 2019, trass mill guide for Krijtmolen De Admiraal, Amsterdam.
Since 2018, location host at the Eye Filmmuseum, and since 2019, Eye Study research host, Eye Collection Centre, Amsterdam.
Since 2017, location host for the Prince Claus Foundation (mostly at the Prince Claus Gallery or on location, for example at the Waalse Kerk, in Amsterdam) giving specialised multilingual guidance at request at temporary exhibits.
Since 2017, special tours guide at the Outsider Art Museum (Hermitage, Amsterdam), multilingual guidance at special request, also occasionally location host, desk service and providing support to the Outsider Art Gallery.
Former Museum collaborations
In 2019, location host for Station 10 of Troubled Waters, Art Stations of the Cross, Mozes & Aäron Kerk, Amsterdam.
In 2017, location host at request for the Framer Framed exhibitions space, Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.
In 2017, location host at request for the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, also providing support to installations and events.
Special Events and installations
Gastconservator/Curator, Pop-up Museum Identiteiten (Identities), Verpleeghuis Vreugdehof, Amsterdam, oktober 2018.
Gastheer/Host, Oog (Eye) Amsterdam, A Lab & Pakhuis De Zwijger, Amsterdam, augustus-oktober 2018.
Vrijwilliger op de Open Dagen van de Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, november 2017 & 2018.
Official Guide (Artifex, Dutch/English) for the Amsterdam Light Festival: 5th, 6th and 7th editions, Amsterdam.
Piccolo, for Into the Air at the Marinus Boezem exhibit, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, November 2016 - April 2017.
Since 2019, research and multilingual translation work for North Holland windmills at request (e.g. De Adriaan, Haarlem).
Since 2017, research and development for the website of the VVAG (Vereniging Vrienden van Amsterdamse Gevelstenen, http://www.gevelstenenvanamsterdam.nl/alle-gevelstenen).
Long international experience in curriculum development, preparation of exhibition and representation materials (e.g. VIth FIDAK project booth in Dakar, 1984), as marketing, outreach & communication officer in charge of organisation, moderation or hospitatlity desk (open doors days e.g. of the AGRHYMET Regional Centre in 1996, international conferences e.g. for UN ESCAP in 1998, workshops and many other venues).