Pyrrhula Research Consultants BV offers research support: clarifying the need for strategic information, organizing data gathering, analyzing (survey) data, and presenting results. Active in the fields of arts and culture. Pyrrhula Research Consultants is a founding member of HTH Research, a research network focusing on arts, work, and policy.


Fall 2019: Programming practice of performing arts podia, for Performing Arts Fund NL.
Summer 2019: Fourth edition of Collectieve Selfie with the latest data on visual artists in the Netherlands, for BKNL.
Summer 2019: Assessing collective tariff negotiations in the cultural sector, for Kunstenbond (national Arts Union).
Spring 2019: Trend research supply and demand in the performing arts, for Performing Arts Fund NL. See the resulting report (in Dutch) at the website of the Performing Arts Fund NL.

Henk Vinken
The founder and owner of Pyrrhula Research Consultants BV (since 2005) is Henk Vinken. Henk is a sociologist (PhD 1997) and works at the nexus of science, policy, and practice. He has worked for several research institutes and universities in the Netherlands, Japan, Germany, and the USA, and has (co-)authored more than 250 publications. Check his full resume: [PDF]. Last update July 7, 2018. Check Henk’s profile at LinkedIn or Research Gate.