TEDxMaastricht 2016… from our curator’s perspective!

TEDxMaastricht 2016… from our curator’s perspective!

“Tell your story” said Arnaud Collery before he continued: “Not sharing yours, is a crime against yourself.” In a cascade of English words, uttered with his French accent, he talks about his youth and several profound life experiences. He makes me think about the...
Esther de Koning: a supershort acting course

Esther de Koning: a supershort acting course

Actress, writer and theater producer Esther de Koning is known for her honest and tragicomic productions for both young and adult audiences. Esther has won several prestigious national awards. From The Hague, Esther has studied and then worked at the Theater Academy...
Rudy van Belkom: Why limit our freedom of choice?

Rudy van Belkom: Why limit our freedom of choice?

Rudy van Belkom is an image expert and lecturer. He is fascinated by changes and trends in our environment. This year his proposal on a possible new electoral system was one of the 10 finalists in the Radical Innovators competition made possible by Kennisland, Vrij...
Marieke van der Velden: Do not use the news to understand the world

Marieke van der Velden: Do not use the news to understand the world

Marieke van der Velden is a renowned photojournalist and documentary maker. NGOs like UNICEF have sent her on more than 40 journeys around the world to photograph their projects and campaigns. Together with her filmmaking husband Philip Brink, she also takes on one...