STAFF_ ROOM

STAFF_ ROOM was established in 2015 by art historian Merel Willemsen and fellow art historian and artist Wendela Hubrecht. Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, STAFF_ ROOM exclusively represents socially and politically engaged artists. Engaged art practices are typically developed and

STAFF_ ROOM

STAFF_ ROOM was established in 2015 by art historian Merel Willemsen and fellow art historian and artist Wendela Hubrecht. Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, STAFF_ ROOM exclusively represents socially and politically engaged artists. Engaged art practices are typically developed and

Flinck: Storytelling platform…

…for museums and cultural heritage institutions Every exhibition carries its own stories. Flinck inspires museums to open up and break away from the traditional way to deliver information and offer engaging ways to experience art.  By connecting collections to stories

Flinck: Storytelling platform…

…for museums and cultural heritage institutions Every exhibition carries its own stories. Flinck inspires museums to open up and break away from the traditional way to deliver information and offer engaging ways to experience art.  By connecting collections to stories

Vondel Lekt

Vondel Lekt is een augmented audio app die je meeneemt langs de beelden in het Vondelpark. De app brengt deze beelden tot leven door ze een stem te geven. De makers van de app willen je ze op een andere manier

Vondel Lekt

Vondel Lekt is een augmented audio app die je meeneemt langs de beelden in het Vondelpark. De app brengt deze beelden tot leven door ze een stem te geven. De makers van de app willen je ze op een andere manier

Museu da Crise

Museu da Crise is an international art project that explores the viability of translating the domestic strategies and parallel economies that are very much present in contemporary society, to a larger, city-, nation- and worldwide scale by implementing then into

Museu da Crise

Museu da Crise is an international art project that explores the viability of translating the domestic strategies and parallel economies that are very much present in contemporary society, to a larger, city-, nation- and worldwide scale by implementing then into

bubbleclub

“An essential ingredient for the continued existence of the human species” Vokomokum is the first food collective in Amsterdam, a fairly large group of people that self-organized to have food delivered directly from farmers and ethical producers, bypassing every need

bubbleclub

“An essential ingredient for the continued existence of the human species” Vokomokum is the first food collective in Amsterdam, a fairly large group of people that self-organized to have food delivered directly from farmers and ethical producers, bypassing every need

KijkRuimte

KijkRuimte is een cultureel onderzoeksplatform in Amsterdam-Noord. Het is een tweejarig kunstproject dat door artistiek onderzoek en interventies een bijdrage wil leveren aan het ontwerp en de ontwikkeling van de publieke ruimte en is een platform voor alternatief sociaal denken.

KijkRuimte

KijkRuimte is een cultureel onderzoeksplatform in Amsterdam-Noord. Het is een tweejarig kunstproject dat door artistiek onderzoek en interventies een bijdrage wil leveren aan het ontwerp en de ontwikkeling van de publieke ruimte en is een platform voor alternatief sociaal denken.

SPANONYMOUS

SPANONYMOUS is een kunstenaarscollectief waarvan ik samen met Daniela Paes Leao, Debra Solomon en Denis Rojo (aka Jaromil) oprichter en woordvoerder ben. In 2010 trad het minderheidskabinet Rutte I aan dat meteen flinke bezuinigingen afkondigde en een stevig rechts beleid

SPANONYMOUS

SPANONYMOUS is een kunstenaarscollectief waarvan ik samen met Daniela Paes Leao, Debra Solomon en Denis Rojo (aka Jaromil) oprichter en woordvoerder ben. In 2010 trad het minderheidskabinet Rutte I aan dat meteen flinke bezuinigingen afkondigde en een stevig rechts beleid

CamjoCrew

CamjoCrew is a full service video production company based in Amsterdam [NL] that delivers a hassle free experience and your professional video in all relevant digital formats ready for: web, YouTube, and social channels like Facebook and Twitter. The videos

CamjoCrew

CamjoCrew is a full service video production company based in Amsterdam [NL] that delivers a hassle free experience and your professional video in all relevant digital formats ready for: web, YouTube, and social channels like Facebook and Twitter. The videos

Virtueel Platform HOT100

HOT100 is een jaarlijks talentenprogramma met de meest getalenteerde en veelbelovende alumni van media- en kunstopleidingen. Met de HOT100 brengt Virtueel Platform, sectorinstituut voor e-cultuur, jaarlijks een nieuwe lichting getalenteerde e-cultuur ontwerpers, denkers en makers uit het hele land in

Virtueel Platform HOT100

HOT100 is een jaarlijks talentenprogramma met de meest getalenteerde en veelbelovende alumni van media- en kunstopleidingen. Met de HOT100 brengt Virtueel Platform, sectorinstituut voor e-cultuur, jaarlijks een nieuwe lichting getalenteerde e-cultuur ontwerpers, denkers en makers uit het hele land in

Social Cities of Tomorrow

International conference & workshop in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (14-17 February 2012) Our everyday lives are increasingly shaped by digital media technologies, from smart cards and intelligent GPS systems to social media and smartphones. How can we use digital media technologies

Social Cities of Tomorrow

International conference & workshop in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (14-17 February 2012) Our everyday lives are increasingly shaped by digital media technologies, from smart cards and intelligent GPS systems to social media and smartphones. How can we use digital media technologies

SLOW DOWN Winter Performance Festival

Winter is the season of the year in which nature regenerates itself, and we are taking this yearly period of hibernation as a metaphor to talk about our societies acceleration. Slow Down Winter Performance Festival presents original productions created by

SLOW DOWN Winter Performance Festival

Winter is the season of the year in which nature regenerates itself, and we are taking this yearly period of hibernation as a metaphor to talk about our societies acceleration. Slow Down Winter Performance Festival presents original productions created by

Stad_ Spel_ Data_

​Stad_ Spel_ Data_ is een expertmeeting rondom het centrale vraagstuk hoe nieuwe media en de sterke opkomst van databeschikbaarheid in de stad kunnen worden ingezet om de betrokkenheid van inwoners bij hun directe omgeving te stimuleren. Aan de expertmeeting doen

Stad_ Spel_ Data_

​Stad_ Spel_ Data_ is een expertmeeting rondom het centrale vraagstuk hoe nieuwe media en de sterke opkomst van databeschikbaarheid in de stad kunnen worden ingezet om de betrokkenheid van inwoners bij hun directe omgeving te stimuleren. Aan de expertmeeting doen

weSmoke (working title)

Smoking is now prohibited in all bars, clubs, restaurants etc. Some have a smoking area, but not all. And these smoking areas are usually very smelly, uncomfortable and unfriendly. This results in lonely people outside on the streets, smoking a cigarette which they can barely enjoy. Smoking should once again become a social event. With the help of RFID techniques, we can make this happen. Worldwide!

weSmoke (working title)

Smoking is now prohibited in all bars, clubs, restaurants etc. Some have a smoking area, but not all. And these smoking areas are usually very smelly, uncomfortable and unfriendly. This results in lonely people outside on the streets, smoking a cigarette which they can barely enjoy. Smoking should once again become a social event. With the help of RFID techniques, we can make this happen. Worldwide!

DIY TV (working title)

DIYTV is a new way of making television. It is a web based broadcasting station that will bypass the bigger television networks and hand over the creative authority to where is belongs. DIYTV will bring together audiences, advertisers and television

DIY TV (working title)

DIYTV is a new way of making television. It is a web based broadcasting station that will bypass the bigger television networks and hand over the creative authority to where is belongs. DIYTV will bring together audiences, advertisers and television

Intervention Inevitable

‘The birth of modern town-planning did not coincide with the technical and economic movements which created and transformed the industrial town; it emerged later, when these changes began to be felt to their full extend and when they began to

Intervention Inevitable

‘The birth of modern town-planning did not coincide with the technical and economic movements which created and transformed the industrial town; it emerged later, when these changes began to be felt to their full extend and when they began to

Conflictual Participation

In the 1930s the Danish landscape architect C.T. Sorensen found that children would rather play with junk and rubbish than in the playgrounds designed by him. The logical conclusion from this observation was that children find it fun to design and build their own playground equipment, and in so doing manipulate their environment.

Conflictual Participation

In the 1930s the Danish landscape architect C.T. Sorensen found that children would rather play with junk and rubbish than in the playgrounds designed by him. The logical conclusion from this observation was that children find it fun to design and build their own playground equipment, and in so doing manipulate their environment.

Pirates and Heroes

On ‘The Economy of the Imaginary: Pirates and Heroes’ by Minerva Cuevas, featured in Untitled Magazine spring 2008 Salvia: Knowledge is power, but I cannot stand on my head!!!! Oscar: The nature of fantasy is like that, uncontrollable, irrepressible… It

Pirates and Heroes

On ‘The Economy of the Imaginary: Pirates and Heroes’ by Minerva Cuevas, featured in Untitled Magazine spring 2008 Salvia: Knowledge is power, but I cannot stand on my head!!!! Oscar: The nature of fantasy is like that, uncontrollable, irrepressible… It

Het Blauwe Huis/ thebluehouse

In 1996, Amsterdam City Council decided to proceed with the development of IJburg, a residential district as an alternative to the city centre and surrounding areas. These residential areas are being created on a cluster of manmade islands, and the

Het Blauwe Huis/ thebluehouse

In 1996, Amsterdam City Council decided to proceed with the development of IJburg, a residential district as an alternative to the city centre and surrounding areas. These residential areas are being created on a cluster of manmade islands, and the

Mediamatic Travel

Our mission is to stimulate international collaboration amongst cultural professionals and enhance the visibility of underground culture in cities online and offline. Explore cities’ local art scenes through the contributions of our guides. Contact them to make an appointment, and

Mediamatic Travel

Our mission is to stimulate international collaboration amongst cultural professionals and enhance the visibility of underground culture in cities online and offline. Explore cities’ local art scenes through the contributions of our guides. Contact them to make an appointment, and

Counting Favours

Swop Network was initiated in 2003 by visual artists Andrea Creutz (Copenhagen) and Lise Skou (Aarhus), as a platform for the production and dissemination of materials and ideas surrounding contemporary political, economic and social debates.

Counting Favours

Swop Network was initiated in 2003 by visual artists Andrea Creutz (Copenhagen) and Lise Skou (Aarhus), as a platform for the production and dissemination of materials and ideas surrounding contemporary political, economic and social debates.