At Sound and Vision, Bas Agterberg is an expert in using the collection for (historical) research and is involved as a curator in museum programming. He regularly writes (online) stories about media history. Projects from the past are the DVD series Dutch Documentary Collection, the book Een eeuw van beeld en geluid, international research project Transnational Radio Encounters and online platform Radio Garden.
Bas Agterberg studied Theatre, Film and Television Studies at the University of Utrecht. He was a lecturer at the University of Utrecht and the Utrecht School of the Arts and worked. He worked as a film producer for Jos Stelling and also developed the Louis Hartlooper Complex in Utrecht with him.