NWO grant “Smart Culture – Art and Culture” for Comparative Arts and Media for Prof. dr. Ginette Verstraete.

The NWO Call for Smart Culture – Art and Culture was set up in collaboration with the Taskforce for Applied Research (NRPO SIA) and focuses on research in the fields of art, culture, heritage and media in relationship to creative industries. Its main aim is to make connections between innovative artistic and cultural practices and more comprehensive scientific and social issues. Seven projects were awarded a grant.

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In a consortium of the Design Academy Eindhoven (David Hamers, Places and Traces Readership), Studio Ester van de Wiel and VU Amsterdam, Prof. Ginette Verstraete will be investigating the role of design in the circular economy as a form of ‘participatory urbanism.’ The project will include two 2-year appointments for researchers. 

For more information, please visit the website of the NWO.