Cathy Pelgrims (1966)

Graduate of the University of Leuven/Belgium (Archaeology) and University of Leiden/Holland (Museology). For thirteen years she has been working in cultural centres, with focus on projects with local communities and programming performing arts. Since 2006 as Head of Education involved in the making of the MAS|Museum aan de Stroom, a brand new museum in Antwerp (opened in 2011), that tells stories about the cultural exchange between the city and the world, thanks to the river and the port.