Research Centre Art & Society

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​​The Research Centre Art & Society carries out research into the interaction between art and society and the ever changing professional practice of artists and musicians because of this. The results of this research are used in the professional practice as well as in higher arts education.

The Research Centre Art & Society consists of the research groups Lifelong Learning in Music, Image in Context and Popular Culture, Sustainability & Innovation. The research centre comprises research groups which are connected to various disciplines within music and fine arts and the teacher training courses that accompany these. The research centre consciously aims to be more than the sum of its parts; the combination of research groups has to result in added value to the contents of the results.

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Uganda Arts & Humanities
Groningen Arts & Humanities
Life Long Learning Arts & Humanities
Musicians Arts & Humanities
Music Arts & Humanities
Artistic Practice Arts & Humanities
Art Academy Arts & Humanities
Language Arts & Humanities

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Projects 2010 2021

Research Output 2000 2019

Een nieuwe positie van kunstenaars: maatschappelijke vraagstukken als motivatie

Coumans, A. & Cleveringa, S., 1 Mar 2019, In : Boekman. 31, 118

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Etnografisch onderzoek: het perspectief van de ander

Bisschop Boele, E., Jan 2019, In : Cultuur + educatie. 17, 50, p. 85-93

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

In which way can teachers contribute to the creative talent development of primary school students?

Hendriks, L. & Haakma, I., 29 Jan 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional


Cradle to Cradle "beauty" contest

Rob van Haren (Recipient), 1 Nov 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)



Evert Bisschop Boele (Recipient), 25 Apr 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Kerstin Eliasson Prize for Excellence in Master Research

Krista de Wit (Recipient), 19 Dec 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Research Paper

Activities 2004 2019

Music and dementia

Rineke Smilde (Speaker)
5 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

PhD update

Krista de Wit (Speaker)
8 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Als docent heb je sensitiviteit en durf nodig

Linda Hendriks


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Foto's die op iets anders lijken

Andrea Stultiens


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other