Art and New Technology in Amsterdam. We explore the possibilities and challenges that new technology offers art, design and society. You are most welcome to join us.
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Workshop: The Scent of Amsterdam
Distilling Odors of an Urban Landscape
Olfactory artist and experimental filmmaker Klara Ravat presents the workshop The Scent of Amsterdam: Distilling Odors of an Urban Landscape. Over the course of 6 hours you will collectively explore the neighbourhood of Mediamatic Biotoop, visit aromatic urban spaces and learn how to distill a…
Biotalk with Eric Geboers, Caroline Slomp and Aad Kruiswijk
Can we regenerate our man-damaged eco-systems and if so, how? For this Regeneration Biotalk we've invited artist Ivan Henriques, professor Biogeochemistry Caroline Slomp and engineer/architect Eric Geboers to give an insight into their (ambitious) work. Can we create architecture from seawater…
Aquaponics in 'New Eelam'
Sustainable food production system in the Hamburger Bahnhof
Aquaponics goes to Berlin! In the Hamburger Bahnhof a special aquaponic installation is part of artist Christopher Kulendran Thomas’ participation in the exhibition “ moving is in every direction. Environments – Installations – Narrative Spaces”. The sustainable food production system will be part…
Secretopia: From sci-fi to reality
Fantastic Voyage movie discussion
Science fiction often invents devices before science does. This also goes for the movie Fantastic Voyage  where a shrunken ship with crew enters a human body and moves around through the bloodstream, to surgically remove a blood clot. During this night we will zoom in on how Fantastic Voyage…
The Aroma Lab Edition
Odorama: Klara Ravat, Peter Roessingh, Abel Jansma and RUIK
How do we capture smell? Which different techniques exist to extract smells and what are their pro’s and con’s? This edition of Odorama will be all about different techniques of distilling. We invited theoretical physicist Abel Jansma, olfactory artist Klara Ravat, the founders of RUIK and Peter…
Magic Island (DE)+ Ohslo (NL)
Subbacultcha has gone ahead and booked their dream holiday: Magic Island is where it's at. Canadian-born Emma Czerny's given us Wasted Dawn & Intoxicated Sunset and her first full-length, Like Water, is well on its way. The first taste of that is 'Alchemy', and as self described…