David Verbeek's Full Contact blurs the lines between myth and reality

David Verbeek’s Full Contact blurs the lines between myth and reality

Aug 8, 2016 |  by  |  Art

This article investigates Amsterdam-born filmmaker David Verbeek’s Full Contact and is a contribution by Shushan Khachikyan, a copywriter with an avid interest in literature, cinematography and painting. (..more)

Experimental circus and music at the Jetlag ADM Festival

Experimental circus and music at the Jetlag ADM Festival

Jul 13, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

Ladies and gentlemen, the circus is coming to town! (..more)

Onder de Boom's classic cinema returns to 't Blauwe Theehuis

Onder de Boom’s classic cinema returns to ‘t Blauwe Theehuis

Jul 11, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

The boys from Popcorn are back with their outdoor film event this summer. (..more)

The Holland Festival’s global focus

The Holland Festival’s global focus

Jun 19, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

With the Holland Festival now well past its halfway point, two installation projects this week have delivered on its promise for engaging, politically urgent art.

The Walking Forest
This one took Shakespeare’s Macbeth as its starting point. In an interactive video and theater installation, creator Christiane Jatahy used video interviews of (..more)

BUG explores David Bowie's music videos

BUG explores David Bowie’s music videos

Jun 19, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

An exploration of Bowie’s influence on the evolution of the music video medium. (..more)

Conscious living at the Scopophilia Art Festival

Conscious living at the Scopophilia Art Festival

Jun 1, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

Scopophilia is a biannual arts festival with a focus on emerging artists, featuring the work of up-and-coming creatives in fashion, painting, sculpture, performance art, theater, spoken word, music, photography and dance. (..more)

Educate yourself at De Brakke Grond's Black Market for Knowledge

Educate yourself at De Brakke Grond’s Black Market for Knowledge

May 24, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

The Black Market for Knowledge will celebrate our knowledge in the broadest possible sense. (..more)

The Holland Festival’s political mandate

The Holland Festival’s political mandate

May 24, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Music

Each spring, the Holland Festival looms large over the Amsterdam arts scene, and for good reason. The festival has become synonymous with cutting-edge Dutch arts programming. (..more)

Breaking in Sherlocked's The Vault

Breaking in Sherlocked’s The Vault

May 10, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Lifestyle, Spots

In today’s technologically advanced, high paced lifestyle, many of life’s mysteries have ceased to captivate us. The answers have been found and we live in digital clarity. All of the smoke and mirrors can be rendered into a binary, explainable format. B.o.r.i.n.g! How can we suspend enchantment? An escape room is a good start. (..more)