Anna Tilroe is an art critic who wrote for de Volkskrant and NRC Handelsblad. She also contributed to several catalogues, national and international art journals, weeklies and literary journals, such as De Revisor, Metropolis M, Parkett and Art in America. In 2002, she published an essay collection on modern art, architecture and culture, Het blinkend stof. Op zoek naar een nieuw visioen, and in 2010 the pamphlet De Ja-sprong, naar een nieuwe vitaliteit in de kunst came out. She has been Extraordinary Professor of Art and Culture at Radboud University in Nijmegen since 2010.