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Sasha Dees | The Netherlands – USA

Sasha Dees
Cultural consultant, curator
The Netherlands / USA
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Sasha Dees has a plural formation and works on several artistic disciplines (visual arts, performance, film, literature…). She committed herself a lot to strenghtening the artistic bounds between The Netherlands and Surinam. She also works with the USA and tries to put forward emerging American talents on the European artistic scene. She dedicates herself to promoting new talents and is interested in artistic interculturality and exchanges.

She co-founded, with Philip Powel, the not-for-profit association, John106 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, in 2006 – association following the literary program CrimeJazz and the Black Soil Festival, the 1st European Film Festival on Hip Hop.

As for her activities Sasha Dees is advisor for :
– the Mondriaan Fund for the USA and Surinam regions,  in The Netherlands, since 2012 ;
Urban Flo, a company based in Brighton, UK, that recently organized the series of photographical exhibitions Roots & Wings, since 2011 ;
– the CCCADI – Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute in New York, USA, since 2011 ;
She is also programming assistant and consultant for :
– the BIRD, restaurant, concert space– in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, since 2010 ;
– the MC Theatre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands (also producer), since 1996 ;
– the festival Rockumentti of Joensoe, Finland, since 2007 ;
– and the Festival URB of urban art of the Contemporary Art Museum of Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland, since 2004.

Sasha Dees created her own company for cultural consulting, the SDPM – Sasha Dees Production and Management.

She is mainly, since 2010, and it is one of her most important contribution to Caribbean art, curator and advisor for the OAZO-AIR (Open Ateliers Zuidoost), a program of artistic residencies based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.