Merel Boes

  • Programme maker
    Merel Boes

    Merel Boes works as programme maker in the interface team of Waag.

    Together with our head public programma she is responsible for the public programma; our interface to the outside world, aimed at sharing of knowledge, vision and projectresults to a wide audience. In the public program they challenge participants to research hands-on what the possibilities and societal impact are of technological developments in our society.

    Merel got her Master Art policy- and management at the University of Utrecht with a research on European culture. Before she started at Waag she worked as financial director and co-founder of Theatergroup 'Kat op het spek', freelance producer for several cultural organizations and program maker at Frascati 15:15.


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