Gemma Boon

Director, Museum No Hero (The Netherlands)

Gemma Boon (1982) studied art history at Leiden University and lives and works in Twente, a rural area in the East of Holland, close to the German border. After working at Rijksmuseum Twenthe for 8 years, she accepted the position of director at Museum No Hero in Delden in september 2017. Her main goal is to use art to help people re-connect, achieve personal growth and fulfillment. Museum No Hero opened it’s doors 15 April 2018 and shows 125 paintings, sculptures, furniture and clocks from all over the world, varying from early Flemish paintings to American minimalism paintings from artist such as Frank Stella.