The Beeldbrekers (ReFramers) are young adults who apply their expertise to making the museum more inclusive.
The ‘Verbinders’ (Connectors) are a group of Van Gogh Museum employees who raise their colleagues’ awareness of the importance of an inclusive museum. They each do it from their own perspective, personally and professionally.
The ‘Verbinders’ (Connectors) — colleagues who think proactively and get involved on the journey towards an inclusive museum — have been active since 2019.
The Verbinders recently put together a cookery book of recipes from all over the world, based on colleagues’ favourite dishes. They are also active through their professional fields. We’re working on an inclusive writing guide, for instance, which we will use in all our communications. The Beeldbrekers also join in regularly with Verbinders sessions, to provide them with inspiration and advice.
We set up the Verbinders because we believe that: