After nine years at ArtEZ Charlott Bik, director Art & Design Arnhem, is leaving the institute. She announces her leave in an email. A new director has not been namen, but a search for a ‘suitable’ succesor is going to start soon, states the message.

Bik will leave the institute on the 31st of august. She will move to the Willem de Kooning Academie in Rotterdam to be a educationmanager Commercial Practices. “I look back on the partnership with Artez with great joy. I am grateful for the confidence put in me and the beautiful project ArtEZ, we and myself were able to make in Arnhem,” states Bik.

Charlotte Bik worked for several well known brands and retail organisations as a advisor for trends, retailconcepts and styling. She also founded her own advisebureau, BuroBik.