Carolien Oostveen is a 3rd year Bachelor student of Fine Art at ArtEZ Institute of the Arts in Arnhem. Caroliens’ research work has predominantly focused on collaboration with other art disciplines during her 3rd year of study. Carolien is also a visual artist, and has conversely searched for what she could offer as a visual artist to other arts disciplines, exploring the boundaries of her own discipline as well as those of the other disciplines. Next to her studies, she is self-employed and her company name is "Oostveen Perspectief", where she works as trainer in communication and leadership skills for a wide range of organizations. Carolien additionally holds a master’s degree in child psychology from the University of Utrecht.