docARTES partners

docARTES started in January 2004 and was set up as a collaboration between prominent institutions from Flanders and The Netherlands:
  • Orpheus Institute, Ghent (BE), coordinating institution
  • Leiden University, Academy of Creative and Performing Arts (NL)
  • Royal Conservatoire The Hague (NL)
  • Conservatoire of Amsterdam (NL)
  • KU Leuven Association (BE): University of Leuven and LUCA Lemmens - since 2007
  • Antwerp University Association (BE): University of Antwerp - since 2011
  • Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (BE) - since 2011

In September 2008, this docARTES partnership benefitted from international collaboration with three distinguished partners from the United Kingdom through the documa alliance.

In 2009 the first PhD in the arts was obtained in the docARTES programme.