Arts & Culture
Museum, City & Landscape Guide
Certified National Guide (ROCvA diploma) and North Holland Windmill Guide (certified) 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 exhibitions 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.
Public support services at the Koninklijk Paleis op de Dam, Amsterdam.
Host, guide and guided tours development for the St. Nicolaas Basiliek, Amsterdam.
Host museum & concerts, guide and guided tours development for the Luthermuseum, Amsterdam.
Trass mill guide on open doors days of Krijtmolen De Admiraal, Amsterdam.
Research host for the Eye Study at the Eye Collection Centre, Amsterdam.
Since 2018: host at the Eye Filmmuseum, Amsterdam.
Host & specialised multilingual guide for exhibitions of the Prince Claus Foundation (mostly at the Prince Claus Gallery but also on location, for example in the Waalse Kerk), Amsterdam.
Specialised multilingual guide at the Outsider Art Museum (Hermitage, Amsterdam), also occasionally host, desk service and providing support to the Outsider Art Gallery.
Former Museum collaborations
In 2019, host for Station 10 of Troubled Waters, Art Stations of the Cross, as well as for concerts, Mozes & Aäron Kerk, Amsterdam.
In 2017, host at request for the Framer Framed exhibitions space, Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam.
In 2017, host at request for the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, also providing support to installations and events.
Special Events and installations
Meertalige Verteller/Rondleider, Open Monumentendag Amsterdam, Die Port van Cleve, Amsterdam, september 2019.
Gids op zaal/Verteller, De Kracht van de Tuinsteden, van Eesteren Paviljoen & New Metropolis, Amsterdam, september-oktober 2019.
Gastconservator/Curator, Pop-up Museum Identiteiten (Identities), Outsider Art component, Verpleeghuis Vreugdehof, Amsterdam, oktober 2018.
Gastheer/Host, Oog (Eye) Amsterdam, A Lab & Pakhuis De Zwijger, Amsterdam, augustus-oktober 2018.
Techniek/Publieksbegeleider, Cinedans Festival, Eye Museum Amsterdam, maart 2018.
Publieksbegeleider op de Open Dagen van de Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, november 2017, 2018 & 2019.
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 exhibition, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, November 2016 - April 2017.
Since 2019, research, representation material development & translation work for North Holland windmills at request (e.g. De Adriaan, Haarlem).
Since 2016, research & development for VVAG (Vereniging Vrienden van Amsterdamse Gevelstenen) website.
Long international experience in curriculum development, preparation of exhibitions and of 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).