Amanda Brandellero

Job title
Assoc. Professor

Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication

Amanda Brandellero is Associate Professor at the Department of Arts and Culture Studies at the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication. She gained her PhD in economic geography from the University of Amsterdam and studied urban and regional planning at the London School of Economics. Her research has focused on the nexus of culture, place and the economy. Her current research project, funded by NWO, is entitled Crafting Future Urban Economies. It explores how more sustainable urban economies can be supported by crafts and local making, with attention to the reuse, recycling and repurposing of materials and skills.   

Last publications
Brandellero, A. [2020]. Telling sounds: staging musical heritage in Europe, through continuity and change. In L. Colomer & A. Catalani [Eds], Heritage Discourses in Europe: Responding to Migration, Mobility, and Cultural Identities in the 21st Century. York: ARC Impact-Arch Humanities Press.

Brandellero, A. & Kloosterman, R. [2020]. There’s Music to Play, Places to Go, People to See! An Exploration of Innovative Relational Spaces in the Formation of Music Scenes: The Case of The Hague in the 1960s. Built Environment.

Brandellero, A. & Velthuis, O. (2018). Reviewing art from the periphery. A comparative analysis of reviews of Brazilian art in the press.Opent extern Poetics. Journal of Empirical Research on Culture, the Media and the Arts(online), 71, 55-70. doi: 10.1016/j.poetic.2018.10.006Opent extern

Velthuis, O. & Brandellero, A. (2018). Introduction to the Special Issue on Global Art Markets. Poetics. Journal of Empirical Research on Culture, the Media and the Arts(online), 71, 1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.poetic.2018.11.007Opent extern

Brandellero, A. & K. Pfeffer (2015). Making a scene: exploring the dimensions of place through Dutch popular music, 1960–2010. Environment and Planning A: International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 47 (7), 1574-1591.


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