Dr. Rob Bouwman, born 1940 in the former Dutch-Indies, went to the Netherlands in 1954, pursued academic studies in physical chemistry and a doctorate in physics, worked 12 years in research at Shell in Amsterdam and Houston, then had various positions in management, the last one as director in the Board of Shell Nederland responsible for the relations with the outside world. Since his retirement he continued his link with Shell as an advisor on matters at the interface of Shell and the world of Arts. He is presently engaged with the “Van Gogh at work” project.
The talk was recorded on TodaysArt 2012 Symposium: Bright Collisions – ART / TECHNOLOGY / INDUSTRY: FUTURE COLLABORATIONS