Architectural historian and design savvy Natascha Drabbe set up Cultural Connections 2007. It is now based in Amsterdam on Ertskade along the waterfront in the Eastern Docklands, in a building designed by architect Hans van Heeswijk. The mission of Cultural Connections is to promote and disseminate news, content and information about the creative industries in the international media.

As a PR and press communication consultant, Drabbe is active in the arena of international architecture and design media. As an intermediary and facilitator, she also focuses on special projects involving the production of printed matters, exhibitions, cultural events and press communication in general. She plays an active role in the international reporting on architecture and design, thereby aiming to highlight new talents. One of the activities is a new initiative Design Scoops. To consult or contact Cultural Connections, mail connect@ndcc.nl or dial +31 20 419 58 25.