CAP (Centre for Art and Philosophy) is an interdisciplinary research platform based at the Faculty of Philosophy of the Erasmus University Rotterdam. Most of its members have been or are still working at the department as lecturers, researchers or affiliates.

Timotheus Vermeulen

Timotheus Vermeulen is Director of the Centre for New Aesthetics and Assistant Professor in Cultural Theory at the Radboud University Nijmegen. He writes on contemporary aesthetics, inter- and transmediality, art, cinema, and television. Vermeulen's work has appeared in various books, catalogues, journals and magazines, a.o. The Journal of Aesthetics and Culture, Screen, Frieze, and MONU. Together with Robin van den Akker he is founding editor of the webzine and project space Notes on metamodernism ( As part of this project he has co-curated various contemporary culture festivals and art shows in New York, Moscow, Berlin and Amsterdam. Vermeulen and van den Akker are currently preparing two books on metamodernism. Email: