Art, nature, biology and food in Amsterdam. You're welcome to join.
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Self-Design Enzo Mari Furniture
with Niels Albers
High quality furniture that can be made by anyone, with simple tools and without special training – this was the idea behind Enzo Mari’s design approach. As a tribute to the work of the communist furniture designer Enzo Mari, the godfather of the Maker Movement, we will host a DIY furniture…
Building Aquaponic Systems
with Saro van Cleynenbreugel
Aquaponics is a sustainable food production system that combines the cultivation of vegetables and fish. It is one of the best ways to produce food in the city, because it hardly takes up any space. It is also a water efficient method of produce. As the fish excrement feeds the plants, and the…
Museumnacht Amsterdam 2021
The act of licking pussy is still surrounded by shame and red ears, but not everywhere! Partly influenced by social media, society seems to become more predatory, but at the same time, female sexuality is increasingly embraced. BEFtival is the place to view, discuss, experience and celebrate…
A Conversation with Ine Poppe and Olga Middendorp
Beftival is coming, and, along with our growing anticipation, we also got curious to know more about the conceptual behind the scenes of it all. What pressing societal issues gave inspiration to this manifestation? What hot topics does it dive into? And why now, more than ever perhaps, is a…
beffen: verb, to lick pussy
Going down on, eating pussy, carpet munching, muff diving, cunnilingus; these are some of the ways we refer to the act of female oral sex. But something seems to be missing from our sexual vocabulary. Cunnilingus, too medical. Going down on, too vague. Eating pussy, too literal. And as for all the…
Beftival Museumnacht 2021
This 'visual pamphlet' will take to the streets of Amsterdam for a week. It reacts to the contemporary image of the double standards surrounding women's sexuality in the media. All Hester Scheurwaters social media accounts have been deleted, blocked, censored. So, this pamphlet is a territorial act