4 January 2013
On January 1st 2013 Patricia Olsthoorn will be appointed director of the Pijpenkabinet. She started already in the Fall of 2012 as a volunteer in preparing her job with a marketing survey for the museum. She will work on the museum's external presentation. Patricia has a long standing experience in the museum profession. She has worked at the Hague Historical Museum and Gouda Museum as curator of the collections and on special projects. Over the last years she followed a study in cultural entrepreneurship at Erasmus University Rotterdam. With her wide experience and marketing focus she will give our specialized museum a public friendly image.