Visual documentation of sensory museology and heritage projects


website philips pavilion

Scentscape for the Philipspavilion by Le Corbusier during the Night of History, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2013.


website amsterdam museum

Olfactory tour “Smelling the World”, Amsterdam Museum, 2013.


website piet reading sudan_parigi

Blind Scholar Piet Devos reading the reconstruction of the 1921  tactile poem “Sudan-Parigi”, 2013.


website museumnacht

People enjoying the scent bar during Museumnacht, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam,  2012.


website inhaling art

Visitor during “Inhaling Art” (2014 – 2017) at the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 2016.


website the other senses

Students of “The Other Senses” preparing a reenactment of a futurist dinner, KABK, Den Haag, 2014.


website moon smelling

“Aromatic Art (Re-)constructed”, inauguration of the exhibition with a moon smelling performance by Hagen Betzwieser, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, 2017.


website de buitendienst

TV hosts smelling the Battle of Waterloo in their quest to make a multi-sensory movie. NTR, De Buitendienst. Broadcasted October 2nd 2017.


website reconstructing enbalming

Reconstructing the scent of the embalming of William of Orange, 2018.


website museum of smells

Installation of “The Museum of Smells”, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 2018.


website beneath her eyes

Performance “Beneath Her Eyes”, Amy Toner, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. 2018, photo Ernst van Deursen.


website soft manifesto

“A Soft Manifesto on Scent Culture”, Opening of the Art & Olfaction Awards, Grote Kerk, Amsterdam, 2019.


website knowing by sensing

Students learning to engage in deep listening and working an organ during “Knowing by Sensing”, 2020.


website hannes walrafen

Hannes Walrafen during Verbeek’s tour “In Search of Lost Scents” at the Rijksmuseum, 2020.