Author Archive

Dadara's Solipmission explores and rethinks reality at Burning Man

Dadara’s Solipmission explores and rethinks reality at Burning Man

May 5, 2017 |  by  |  Art

You might know our local artistic hero Dadara from his Art as Money festival back in 2012, but his current project Solipmisson is something completely different. Nevada's Black Rock Desert is the site of the annual Burning Man festival, a cultural and spiritual freehaven and Dadara has been a frequent (..more)

Tegan and Sara at Paradiso in twelve pictures

Tegan and Sara at Paradiso in twelve pictures

Mar 1, 2017 |  by  |  Music, Photos

This is a contribution by photographer Marta Ribeiro. Addicted to festivals, events and live music, she's always searching for new things, addicted to technology and eager to find new ways to communicate and explore her curiosity about the world. Tegan and Sara, formerly known as Sara and Tegan, are a (..more)

Volkshotel opens its doors for location theater Secret Rooms

Volkshotel opens its doors for location theater Secret Rooms

Jan 31, 2017 |  by  |  Art, Event

Once again Volkshotel will transform into one big stage where bright, new theatre makers go wild. The annual 'location theater festival for curious minds' Secret Rooms will take you to the places where young creative people are secretly creating magic. (..more)

The Student Hotel opens boutique-styled Play Room

The Student Hotel opens boutique-styled Play Room

Jan 8, 2017 |  by  |  Lifestyle, Spots

The Student Hotel just opened Europe’s most badass & rock ’n roll hotel room. (..more)

Berlin's Around Film Festival is coming to Amsterdam

Berlin’s Around Film Festival is coming to Amsterdam

Dec 21, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

Each year the ARFF hosts over 600 films, selects 121 winners over 11 months and announces the 11 Best Creations of the year on the Specified Sections of 2016. This year, they expanded their network to European culture capitals, and Amsterdam is one of them! (..more)

Humans of Amsterdam in a deck of cards by Holland Casino

Humans of Amsterdam in a deck of cards by Holland Casino

Nov 29, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Lifestyle

Amsterdam truly is a diverse and colorful city, and the same can be said about its inhabitants. On the occasion of the 25th edition of the Master Classics of Poker (Silver Edition) creative agency Natwerk developed a special deck of Amsterdam playing cards. Photographer Jochem Sanders created unique portraits of some (..more)

A biomimic view on Amsterdam at the Light Festival

A biomimic view on Amsterdam at the Light Festival

Nov 21, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

There’s one thing you can count on when the days get darker and colder, and that is that the Amsterdam Light Festival shines some light on the city and its people for more than 50 days. (..more)

Amsterdam is Beautiful according to Mr. Brainwash

Amsterdam is Beautiful according to Mr. Brainwash

Nov 9, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

Mr. Brainwash is the moniker of street/pop artist Thierry Guetta, who's opening his exhibition Amsterdam is Beautiful at the Wanrooij Gallery today. (..more)

Get lost in Kairos, the mysterious metro station forest

Get lost in Kairos, the mysterious metro station forest

Oct 25, 2016 |  by  |  Art

This is a contribution by Alex Blanco, a photographer and journalist who currently lives in Haarlem. "Everything I do in my life, I do for photography. I read, watch movies, meet new people, just to be able to get more inspiration for my projects and also, for my blog posts, (..more)

These Krooks will turn ADE upside down at Studio/K

These Krooks will turn ADE upside down at Studio/K

Oct 20, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

Scoring at your debut is always a nice way to start a story, and that's exactly what Amsterdam-based organizations KROOKS and Ondersteboven plan to do! This Friday will be their first time at ADE and for that occasion they arranged an all-star all Amsterdam line-up in underground paradise Studio/K. We (..more)