Team and contact

Nina Hauer

President

nina.hauer@mfa.gov.hu

Nina Hauer studied Law and Fine Arts, and later focused on combining the two in Culture & Arts management. She has always been interested in Europe and the international context, in both her work and personal life, and studied/worked in Canada, Italy, the Dutch Antilles, Belgium, and Australia. After working at the cultural department of the Dutch Embassy in Canberra, Australia and various (international) jobs in the Dutch cultural field, she is currently working as the Cultural Manager for the Hungarian Embassy in The Hague. Being passionate about supporting and promoting (the importance of) culture world wide, Nina is motivated to further expand EUNIC NL and its activities.

Malin Bergström

Vice-President

malin.bergstrom@finncult.be

Malin holds an MA in History from the cross discursive Master’s program Kultur och Kommunikation (Culture and Communication) at the University of Helsinki in Finland, and a BA in English Literature and Contemporary Fine Arts from the University of Leeds in the UK. Her approach to the arts sector and the cultural field is one of cross-discursive and interdisciplinary passion, looking at the many ways of telling a story. Her primary interests lie in the realms of comics arts, literature, and performance art. She has for several years been working with the theme of masculinities, looking to intertwine expertise from Benelux and Finland to further promote intersectionality and equality in the arts. After living and working in the UK and Estonia, she currently resides in Belgium, where she’s working as the Head of Programme for The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux and operates between Finland, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg.

Hana Schenková

Treasurer

schenk@czech.cz

Hana Schenková graduated from the department of the Czech and English studies at the Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic. She has been working for more than 25 years in the field of the cultural diplomacy. Since 2011 she has been director of the Czech Centre in The Netherlands and played an active role within EUNIC Netherlands. She was the cluster President between 2015 and 2018. Hana has been actively involved in coordinating several EUNIC projects (European Literature Night, European Day of languages). She likes to work in culturally inclusive environment within EUNIC Netherlands.

Dicle Gülşahin

Secretary

d.gulsahin@dutchculture.nl

Dicle Gülşahin holds her BA degree in Public Administration from Yeditepe University in Istanbul followed by an MA degree in arts and cultural management from the University of Bologna (GIOCA). She is the Secretary of EUNIC Netherlands representing DutchCulture, aside from her mobility officer position within the organization. Dicle also works as a project manager on freelance basis, involved in various local and international cultural projects. She aims to facilitate artists, makers, communities, and public by generating accessible cultural means for everyone.

Esther Eumann

Intern

e.eumann@dutchculture.nl

Esther Eumann is currently in the second year of her Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in European Politics and Society, which has so far taken her to Prague, Krakow and Leiden. Prior to that, Esther studied European Studies at the University of Amsterdam and the University of Copenhagen, with a special focus on Eastern European Studies and Gender Studies. As an intern for EUNIC Netherlands, Esther is excited to get to know the international cultural sector in the Netherlands better and enjoy many fantastic events organised by the EUNIC cluster.