Art, nature, biology and food in Amsterdam. Various exhibitions, workshops and a plant-based restaurant & bar. You're welcome!
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Japanese Knotweed Symposium
Lets talk Japanese knotweed!
Over the course of two days Mediamatic invites experts and creatives from various disciplines to discuss all things Japanese knotweed. During the event we will unpack the plant that so often is described as invasive. We will discuss the problems it causes and what could possibly be done to solve…
Foliage Dye Workshop
Dyeing wool with with Lucie Havel
If you look closely at Japanese knotweed, you will notice the many beautiful colours it holds. Join the workshop with Lucie Havel to learn how to dye wool with Japanese knotweed to bring out the colours of the plant and fall in love with Japanese Knotweed just as the artist did. Tickets
Open Aroma Lab
with Rachel Barfield
Come by every Wednesday and Thursday between 16:00 and 20:00 (16:00 till 18:00 or 18:00 till 20:00) for a blending session to create a bottle of your perfume. You will be able to experiment with blending scents from our organ of 250 scents, and at the end fill up a 5ml bottle of your own scent…
Playful Jewelry Workshop
with Wei Min Zhu
Come and explore the process of creating playful jewelry, together with jewelry and object designer Wei Min Zhu. You will not only make a beautiful piece of jewelry, but also learn more about how it can stimulate both your body and mind. Tickets (sold out!)
A take on fictional knowledge by Mediamatic artist in residence Pauline Rip
How can we reimagine the richness of our cultural relationships with plants and nature through the imaginary creatures they inhabit? To what extent can fictional knowledge and cultures explore the value systems that exist in our societies?