Editorial Team

Managing editors

Lorna Cruickshanks, Independent consultant specialised in heritage, community engagement and participation, Netherlands. Email: lorna@culturecaleidoscoop.com

Elene Kadagidze, Researcher, art historian, and educator, Belgium. Email: elene@culturecaleidoscoop.com


Editorial Advisor

Danielle N. Carter, Copyeditor specialised in arts and culture, Netherlands


Editorial Collective

Also involved in editorial decisions and processes, the Editorial Collective is made up of a group of researchers and reflective practitioners actively involved in this field of work within the culture and heritage sectors globally. They work at academic institutions, heritage organisations, and cultural or arts centres.

Azadeh Arjomand Kermani, Lecturer, Cultural Geography Group at Wageningen University & Research, Netherlands

Esmee Schoutens, Independent researcher and curator, Netherlands

Kayte McSweeney, Independent Consultant: Participation, Audience Research and Evaluation, Community Engagement and Community Partnerships Manager: Participation and Collections, British Museum, UK

Lisa Whittle, Freelance strategy and concept development in digital heritage, Netherlands

Liselore Tissen, PhD-candidate Leiden University Centre for the Arts in Society & Delft University of Technology; Face of Science - KNAW, Netherlands

Merel van der Vaart, City History Curator, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands

Simon Makuvaza, Research Fellow in the Faculty of the Built Environment at the National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Zimbabwe

Siân Hunter Dodsworth, Researcher, Evaluator & Project Coordinator for museums and art galleries, Mexico

Tania Cañas, artist-researcher, Artistic Lead at Cohealth ArtsGen and lecturer in performance, socially engaged practice and global mobility at University of Melbourne and RMIT, Narrm/Australia


Advisory Collective

Alongside the Editorial Collective, an Advisory Collective ensures Culture Caleidoscoop works to achieve its ambitions and remains value-driven.

Anna Elffers, Researcher and Advisor, Cultuur & Publiek, Netherlands

Eliza Steinbock, Associate Professor Gender and Diversity Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences of Maastricht University, Netherlands

Emily Pringle, Freelance researcher and consultant, UK

Emilie Sitzia, Associate Professor, Maastricht University; and Professor by special appointment, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hanna Lämsä, Executive Director at Finnish Cultural and Academic Institutes, Finland

Menno Welling, Head of the master programme Applied Museum and Heritage Studies and the Heritage Lab, Reinwardt Academie, Netherlands

Veerle Spronck, Senior Researcher, HKU University of the Arts; independent podcastmaker, Netherlands

Vivian van Saaze, Associate Professor,  Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University; and Senior Specialist Modern and Contemporary Art, Cultural Heritage Agency, Netherlands