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Morning Lecture: Scent and Society
A brief overview of scent through time by Saskia Wilson-Brown
As part of the Summer School Amsterdam Sensescapes: 1800-2018 at the University of Amsterdam, Saskia Wilson-Brown , director of the Institute for Art and Olfaction, in residency at Mediamatic in July and August 2018, gives a morning talk on scent in society.
Visiting Hours: Art Olfaction Amsterdam
With: Julianne Lee, Kendra Gaeta, Maxwell Williams
Every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday between 14.00 and 18.00, you are very welcome to step by our Aroma Lab during these visiting hours. Smell our selection of aroma-molecules, learn about working with scent as a creative practice, consult with IAO staff, meet with the artist in residence, and…
Workshop: Experimental Perfumery
Make your own Perfume
Always wanted to learn how to make perfume, but didn't know where to start? In this 3 hour intensive workshop, you are guided in the important first steps of perfume blending. Learn about the history, modern industry, and contemporary experimental practices with scent. Get important knowledge…
With Maxwell Williams, Minetta Rogers, Simon Tooley / Etiket
As part of our Open Smell Culture weekend, we organise a cross-atlantic international wiki-thon devoted to updating and creating olfactory pages. Writers, perfumer historians, social scientists and Wikipedia editors are invited to join one of our international hosts. We’ll bring clear instructions
Art Olfaction Amsterdam
Mediamatic - IAO - Summer
Mediamatic and the institute for Art and Olfaction Team up for a summer program exploring innovative topics around olfaction. Over the course of a month, the IAO Los Angeles team will be in residence at Mediamatic in the first part of an ongoing research and programme on open scent culture and…
Scent-Making for all levels and interests
This summer, Mediamatic and The Institute for Art and Olfaction team up for a series of smell related adventures and experiments. Step by every Wednesday and Thursday between 4 and 8 pm for a blending session. You’ll be guided in the making of your own scent and will leave the session with a…