Vivian van Saaze (V.E.J.P.)
Dr. Vivian van Saaze is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University. In this capacity she is currently Director of the Maastricht Centre for Arts and Culture, Conservation and Heritage (MACCH) and Programme Director of the Master Arts and Heritage: Policy, Management and Education.
She specialises in the study of museum practices of curating and conservation, focusing on the challenges arising from digitalisation and new artistic genres such as installation art, digital art, and performance art by integrating theories and methods from ethnography, museum studies, and Science and Technology Studies.
Terra Mosana, enhancing digital heritage in the euregiois being executed within the context of Interreg V-A Euregion MeuseRhine, and is financed by the European Regional Development Fund, the Walloon Region, the Provinces of Limburg (NL and B) and the Land of North Rhine-Westphalia: www.terramosana.org
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network New Approaches in the Conservation of Contemporary Art(NACCA), funded by the European Union H2020 Programme (H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014) under Grant Agreement n°642892: www.nacca.eu
Collecting the Performative: A research network examining emerging practice for collecting and conserving performance-based art(CtP) funded by NWO and AHRC: http://www.tate.org.uk/about/projects/collecting-performative
Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art Research(NeCCAR) funded bij NWO: http://www.tate.org.uk/about/projects/neccar-network-conservation-contemporary-art-research
New Strategies in the Conservation of Contemporary Art (NewS) funded by NWO: https://www.nwo.nl/en/research-and-results/research-projects/i/05/4905.html
Inside Movement Knowledge(IMK) funded by RAAK: http://insidemovementknowledge.net
Inside Installations funded by the European Union: http://www.inside-installations.org/home/index.php