Public projects


  • Vlijmscherp (exhibition), July 2010 (pictures)
  • Ere Ibeji – Dos and Bertie Winkel Collection (book), June 2013 (info)
  • A Concise History of Primitivism (article, co-author with Frank Herreman) in the book on the Leslie Sacks collection, September 2013 (info)
  • African Fetishes and Ancestral Objects (iconographic research), 2014 (info)


  • Currently working on the transcription of the doctoral thesis of Pieter Jan Vandenhoute, The mask in the culture and art of the Upper Cavally Region (1945). Vandenhoute in 1938-39 – as a member of Frans Olbrechts’s Ivory Coast Expedition conducted field research among the Dan and their neigbors, resulting in a text of more than 1300 pages with almost 700 illustrations, never available before in English.
  • Assistant Curator Africarium Collection.