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)

Support Wicked Wax, the new eclectic record label by Wicked Jazz Sounds

Support Wicked Wax, the new eclectic record label by Wicked Jazz Sounds

Nov 21, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Lifestyle, Music

For almost 15 years, Wicked Jazz Sounds has been a household name in Amsterdam’s nightlife. The organization emulates eclecticism, with soulful music that’s not that easy to define, as virtually every genre within the spectrum is covered: hip-hop, house, Brazilian, afro, jazz & funk, just to name a few. The (..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)

This will be a N8 in Bijlmer to remember

This will be a N8 in Bijlmer to remember

Nov 2, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

More locations in the Bijlmer are participating N8 than ever before. This fits this year’s theme, which is ‘inclusivity’. (..more)

An in-depth look at visual arts at the Absolut BeamLab Bar

An in-depth look at visual arts at the Absolut BeamLab Bar

Oct 28, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

Last week during ADE Absolut hosted the BeamLab Bar. With a spectrum of visual artists present to shed some light on their work, the evening was filled with wow’s and gasps as they showed some of their projects in this intimate setting. (..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)

The Absolut visual ADE experience

The Absolut visual ADE experience

Oct 19, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

While walking around Amsterdam, you might think to yourself what a visually appealing city we actually live in: the quaint canals, the small facades of the houses, and of course (most of) its residents! The coming few days however, our city will be colored black and yellow, which simply means (..more)

Oorzaken Festival is the Netherlands' first audio stories festival

Oorzaken Festival is the Netherlands’ first audio stories festival

Sep 23, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

There is a global surge in podcasts and indie radio. Oorzaken Festival responds to that very trend and presents a three-day ode ode to audio stories and stimulates adventurous listeners with fascinating, beautiful, moving tales from around the world. The festival will bring international pioneers and makers together. Radio’s boundaries (..more)

Sinchi Altered States celebrates a new bridge between the indigenous and modern world

Sinchi Altered States celebrates a new bridge between the indigenous and modern world

Sep 12, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Lifestyle

The city’ most eclectic city beach Pllek and Sinchi Tribe are joining forces to create a hotline between the modern world and indigenous tribes: Sinchi- Altered States. (..more)