Category: Articles

16 December 2013
The Importance of Paper
The Expat Archive is located on Paramaribostraat in The Hague. Its very location lends itself to a feeling of the expatriate since it is within walking... read more
3 October 2013
Vote for The EAC in the National Competition 'Stuk van het Jaar'
The voting for the national archival competition Stuk van het Jaar is now open. Many archives in the Netherlands have submitted their most special, beautiful,... read more
11 July 2013
Photography Project "Nico let op" Shows an Outsider's Perspective of Dutch Signs
A new photography project, Nico let op, is a study in communication, curiosity and confusion. Photographer Kalle Kuikkaniemi decided to look at the... read more
8 July 2013
Saying Farewell to EAC Director Elske van Holk
Elske van Holk was the Director of the Expatriate Archive Centre when it became an independent organisation in 2008. She has overseen the archive grow and... read more
1 July 2013
New Director for the Expatriate Archive Centre
The Expatriate Archive Centre has this week said farewell to Elske van Holk, who has been the Director of the Archive since it became an independent... read more
24 June 2013
Guest Post: Preserving Your Expat Memories
Whatever your reasons for moving abroad, and no matter what nation you move to, your time as an expat is likely to be exciting and daunting in equal measure.... read more