FORUM ON EUROPEAN CULTURE
An initiative by DutchCulture & De Balie

Forum Contributors

Laurent Binet
France
Theme: History, Literature

Chantal Mouffe
Belgium
Theme: Philosophy

Jude Law
UK
Theme: Film, Theatre

Rem Koolhaas
The Netherlands
Theme: Architecture

Ulrich Seidl
Austria
Theme: Film

Wende
The Netherlands

Ivo van Hove
Belgium
Theme: Theatre

Milo Rau
Switzerland
Theme: Theatre

Sophie in 't Veld
The Netherlands
Theme: Politics

Arnon Grunberg
The Netherlands
Theme: Literature

Slavenka Drakulić
Croatia
Theme: Journalism, Literature

Lars Eidinger
Germany
Theme: Film, Theatre

Benjamin Barber
US
Theme: Politics

Tiit Ojasoo & Ene-Liis Semper
Estonia
Theme: Theatre

György Konrád
Hungary
Theme: History, Literature

Joan Nederlof
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Larry Siedentop
UK, US
Theme: Philosophy

Lucas De Man
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Toneelgroep Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Theme: Art, Theatre

Kajsa Ollongren
The Netherlands
Theme: Politics

Johan Simons
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Marjolijn van Heemstra
The Netherlands
Theme: Literature, Theatre

Luc Tuymans
Belgium
Theme: Art

Philipp Blom
Germany
Theme: History, Philosophy

Slawomir Sierakowski
Poland
Theme: Journalism

Ruth Mackenzie
The Netherlands
Theme: Art

Luuk van Middelaar
The Netherlands
Theme: International Relations, Journalism, Politics

Rudiger Safranski
Germany
Theme: Philosophy

Stefan Hertmans
Belgium
Theme: Literature

Tom Holland
UK
Theme: History

Jet Bussemaker
The Netherlands
Theme: Politics

Tom Lanoye
Belgium
Theme: Literature, Theatre

Claudy Jongstra
The Netherlands
Theme: Art

Vasyl Cherepanyn
Ukraine
Theme: Art

Myriam Sahraoui
Morocco, The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Frank Westerman
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism, Literature

Ignacio Evangelista
Spain
Theme: Photography

Jaïr Stranders
The Netherlands
Theme: Philosophy, Theatre

Iryna Vikyrchak
Ukraine
Theme: Curator, Literature

Jan Raes
Amsterdam
Theme: Music

Jimmie Durham
US
Theme: Art

Grzegorz Jankowicz
Poland
Theme: Curator, Literature

Mathieu Segers
The Netherlands
Theme: History, International Relations

Lars van den Brink
The Netherlands
Theme: Photography

Laura Starink
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism

Boudewijn Poelmann
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism, Politics

Stella Ghervas
Switzerland
Theme: International Relations, Politics

Dries Verhoeven
The Netherlands
Theme: Art

Caroline De Gruyter
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism, Politics

Ritva Viljanen
Finland
Theme: Politics

Tomas Vanheste
The Netherlands
Theme: History, Journalism, Mathematics, Philosophy

Sam Samiee
Iran
Theme: Art, Literature

Markha Valenta
The Netherlands
Theme: Moderator

Wayne Modest
Jamaica
Theme: Curator, History

Barbara Visser
The Netherlands
Theme: Art

Kareem Lotfy
Egypt
Theme: Art

Dušan Rodić
Serbia
Theme: Art

Tinneke Beeckman
Belgium
Theme: Philosophy

Frank Furedi
UK
Theme: Sociology

Thijs Broer
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism

Monic Hendrickx
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Roeland Hofman
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Vincent Stuer
Belgium
Theme: Politics

Engin Önder
Turkey
Theme: Journalism, Politics

Ulrike Guérot
Germany
Theme: Politics

Beatrix Ruf
Germany
Theme: Art, Curator

Flavia Kleiner
Switzerland
Theme: Politics

Wolfgang Tillmans
Germany
Theme: Photography

Ivana Abramovic

Theme: Science

Kishore Mahbubani
Singapore
Theme: International Relations, Politics

Rudi Fuchs
The Netherlands
Theme: Art

Gerben Hellinga
The Netherlands
Theme: Film, Theatre

Pieter Kool
The Netherlands
Theme: Design

Joeri Jansen
The Netherlands
Theme: Publicity

Ingo Niermann
Germany, US
Theme: Journalism, Literature

Inne Olders
Belgium
Theme: Politics

Ann Demeester
Belgium
Theme: Art, Literature

Yevhen Levchenko
Ukraine
Theme: Football

Costas Lapavitsas
Greece, UK
Theme: Politics

Niklas Maak
Germany
Theme: Architecture, Journalism, Literature

Astrid Du Lau d'Allemans
France
Theme: Psychology

Jurriaan Benschop
The Netherlands
Theme: Art, Curator, Literature

Bonne Reijn
The Netherlands
Theme: Art, Fashion

Angela Richter
Germany
Theme: Literature, Politics, Theatre

Bo Tarenskeen
The Netherlands
Theme: Theatre

Norbert Bisky
Germany
Theme: Art

Flo Kasearu
Estonia
Theme: Art

Gloria Benedikt
Austria
Theme: Art, Science

Justine Simons
UK
Theme: Politics

Ray Yeates
Ireland
Theme: Theatre

Peter Mensing
The Netherlands
Theme: Consultancy

Merlijn Twaalfhoven

Theme: Music

Marlene Dumas
South Africa
Theme: Art

Diederik Samsom
The Netherlands
Theme: Politics

Quirijn Bolle
The Netherlands
Theme: Entrepeneurship

Lukasz Kolinski
Poland
Theme: Politics

Aslı Çiçek
Turkey
Theme: Architecture

Ryan Heath
Australia
Theme: Journalism

Abdelkader Benali
The Netherlands
Theme: Literature

Bettine Vriesekoop
The Netherlands
Theme: Journalism, Sports

Diederick Koopal
The Netherlands
Theme: Film, Publicity

Duncan Stutterheim
The Netherlands
Theme: Entrepeneurship

Heiko Goelzer
Germany
Theme: Science

Peter Ho
The Netherlands
Theme: Economics

Jan Dibbets
The Netherlands
Theme: Art, Photography