Schrijver, denker en cultureel ondernemer
Gino van Weenen (1986) is a performer, writer and creative entrepreneur. Starting off as an actor but quickly moving on to writing. With his poetry he made waves in the Dutch Poetry Slam.
Having broad interests in arts & culture he reached for the stars and tried every aspect of the spectrum. Organizing, educating, advising and lecturing on writing, contemporary art and spoken word.
He currently works for a multitude of Dutch contemporary art centers, Poetry Circle Nowhere and is vice-president of JongRRKC, advisory board for Rotterdam arts & culture.
In his downtime he publishes on different blogs like Vers Beton, Bogue and Rotterdam City Guide. His latest project is publishing a Rotterdam Indie travel guide, due in October.
In recent times he also drifted towards journalism and columns.
Currently he writes for dutch blogs like;