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Carmen Van Bruggen


Carmen Van Bruggen


Professor and Writer


Architecture and Design

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Carmen Van Bruggen’s academic expertise lies in the fields of art and philosophy, which she both studied at the University of Groningen (The Netherlands). Currently, she is working as a freelance lecturer, writer and organizer of small cultural events in Madrid. Carmen has a wide experience working in and for educational institutions, and she has been involved in introducing critical reflection to various professional areas. At IE School of Architecture and Design, Carmen teaches the courses 'Design and Criticism' and 'Writing Skills'. Furthermore, she teaches the advanced seminar 'Art and Social Criticism' and coordinates art activities for Student Life at IE.

Carmen holds a Bachelor in Arts, Culture and Media, a Bachelor in Philosophy and a Research Master in Literary and Cultural Studies.