As a writer, journalist and cultural policy advisor Mirthe Maria Berentsen (NL) writes for a wide range of international newspapers, magazines and organizations with a focus on art, literature and politics.
MAIL | mirthe[at]mirtheberentsen.com
PGP | Public Key
TWITTER | @MirtheMaria
22 nov. 2018 | At the Royal Art Academy in The Hague I will talk about my residency at the mental health department of Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York via the Dutch organization Beautiful Distress and the novel I’m working on, about language, privacy and psychiatry.
21 Nov. 2018 | 'Anne meets Jeffrey', a performance by Emma Berentsen and Tiffany Murphy and a conversation on fiction as surviving strategy, with Simon(e) van Saarloos en Emma Berentsen, moderated by Mirthe Berentsen.
June 2018 | The Prize for Young Art Criticism invited me to write a piece for the launch of the prize - the result is a conversation with Wendelien van Oldenborgh and Kasper Bosmans
March 2018 | Lecture about 'The Beauty of Distress’ - Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam & Studium Generale Rietveld Academie, curated by Karen Archey, Mark Paterson, Jack Halberstam & Rizvana Bradley
2017 - 2018 | Writer in residence from Beautifull Distress at the mental health department of Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York
Feb. 2018 | Interview NRC Handelsblad about Artist Residencies
2017 | Deutschlandfunk Kultur talks about my interview with Noam Chomsky
2017 | Interview in Opzij during the Womens March in Washington D.C.
2016 | Jury AICA certificate for International Association of Art Critics
2016 | Programmer literature festival Das Mag in Berlin, Germany on the occassion of the Frankfurter Buchmesse
2016 | Advisor Raad Voor Cultuur