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Open Air Gentle Disco
Help us build towers by dancing
A batch of mycelium bricks will come in again, so it's time for another ‘Gentle Disco’ to press them. Join us to dance on the mycelium while listening to some good music by DJ Huppeldepup, and contribute to the building process of our pigeon towers. All will take place outside our barn in the open…
Open Aroma Lab
Come by every Thursday between 16:00 and 20:00 for a blending session to create a bottle of your perfume. You will be guided in the making of your own scent and will leave the session with a basic idea of scent composition, and with 10ml of your own perfume. We give priority to your safety. For…
An Occult Dunghill in the Dijkspark
What is that overgrown mound of flora and fauna in front of the Sluisdeurenloods? Visitors of Mediamatic will have noticed a peculiar sight in front of the barn. Is it a garden, a sculpture or an installation? In fact, it is all of the above. Since its inception in the summer of 2019, the Tumulus…
Is it an alien? Is it a sex toy? No, it's Sopropo!
procuring, growing and cooking this intriguing fruit
You may have come across Sopropo on your travels, at a Surinamese/Asian restaurant or maybe even at home. Read on and learn about our journey procuring, growing and cooking this intriguing fruit inside our aquaponic system!
Machine No.2 (Reindert)
By David Kerssens Goedhart
Having recently graduated from the Rietveld Academie, David is now showcasing his graduation piece at Mediamatic. His mechanical installation drops and transports helicopter seeds using air and a valve system. By creating the journey that seeds take through the installation, viewers can experience…
Death is in the air, and you can smell it
The demise of the pigeon towers
While mushrooms emerge, grow, mature and decay, the towers shrink and bend under their own weight. And we keep building. Trying to reach and hold the height of the tower. We feel the need to repair holes that start to show. And it feels good. But how long can we keep building and repairing? At what…