Piss or get off the pot!
New perspectives for the greenhouse: thinking about a Pissoponic system
It's a rich solution, we produce it, sometimes it's inside us and sometimes it's not - and it connects us all, from the tiniest insect to the mastodontic blue whale. Is it blood? No, it's urine! Let'...
Growing In & Out with Artist Minji Choi
Plant, Something that (Doesn’t) Love a Wall
Born in Seoul, South Korea and based in Eindhoven, Netherlands, Minji Choi has a transboundary persona. As an artist, she devotes herself to reexamining ‘belonging’ and ‘nativeness'. In her body of...
Stories of Coca
Controversies in Usage from South-America to Western Europe
It is one of the most consumed drugs worldwide. Yet, when considering that it is forbidden in the Netherlands, it is difficult to picture how "cocaine is the most seized drug" here ( Sawbridge 2019...
Eating the Invasive
A beautiful plant with a horrible reputation
Many believe that the Japanese knotweed is a specie that can only cause harm. This, however, is a very one-sided view on this exotic invader. In cities and gardens it might be a pain to get rid of
Gum on the streets
Visions of freedom and utopia
Gum is found on walls and streets all over the world. Most of the time it is normalised, sometimes it's encouraged and occasionally it is completely illegal. Perhaps a society's attitudes towards...
presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark
Law & Odor – Illegal Scents16Sep 2020
Smell is a powerful tool that can tell us when we should mistrust a situation, or when we should suspect something. In Law & Odor - Illegal scents we research into the diverse world of scent in...
Modern Day Vampires
Consumption of blood whether it is human blood or animal blood in our modern culture has been associated to vampirism. In the past decade, our pop culture was fascinated by the fantastical stories of...
In the End, We Only Have Ourselves
Body as a Restaurant by Zane Cerpina
Time is of the essence. Human progression and technological advancements have led us to turn our world to the new age- the Age of Man; the Anthropocene. When we can no longer rely on mother nature’s...
presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark European Youth Press
Reporting Corruption and Tax Avoidance:…9Jun 2017
Learn more about corruption reporting and ways to detangle the complexity of this timeless phenomenon on the expert panel discussion taking place on June 9th. The European Youth Press – Network of...
Bongkar Kamuflase Sindikat Narkoba Lewat Mesin…
Sewa Gudang simpan genset
BNN membongkar kamuflase para sindikat narkoba yang menyewa gudang untuk menyimpan genset berisi sabu-sabu.
I originally come from Poland but have lived in The Netherlands for the past fours years. Firstly, I lived in Amsterdam and then moved to Rotterdam to study Communication and Media at Erasmus...
Alles over de Waterpijp
Wat is een waterpijp en wat kan ik er precies mee? U leest er hier alles over!
Vlaams Cultuurhuis De Brakke Grond
Internet Yami-ichi / Black Market9أيار / مايو 2015
After being held in Tokyo, Berlin and Brussels, the Internet Yami-ichi / Black Market is coming to the Vlaams Cultuurhuis de Brakke Grond in Amsterdam on the 9th and 10th of May 2015.
P for protest
When a cup of patience overflows, all that remains is to pee.
The act of peeing on something contains a well-documented symbolic value, which makes it a useful tool for provocation. Urine and feces, hurled at policemen and politicians, is a common thing during...
exhibition: Mediamatic Fabriek
Drone Camping19Jul 201431Aug 2014
One of the most beautiful weeks of the Lightness festival was Rob Sweere's Whiteness show. Larger than life inflatable sculptures and audio drone to meditate in. We're showing Rob's pieces again but...
Drone Camping19Jul 201431Aug 2014
The Whiteness 2 exhibition will be a drone test field and playground every weekend of summer 2014. Come and fly, build fix and learn about multicopter drones in our 1000sqm exhibition space. Bring...
Cineville Talkshow: Dallas Buyers Club16Jan 2014
Regisseur: Jean-Marc Vallée / Speeltijd: 117 min / Land: USA / Ondertitels: Nederlands
Photo's of Gezi
what happened in Istanbul?
This page will show in pictures what happened at Gezi park, Taksim square in Istanbul. Please feel free to contribute or comment.
Temporary Museum of Random Art9Feb 2013
Geïnspireerd door Streetartists die de openbare ruimte voor zichzelf claimen, door flashmobs waarbij een korte bijeenkomst van een heleboel mensen anderen compleet verrast en door Art-Bombing waarbij...
Mapping creative internet activism in the Arab…27Oct 2012
Since the beginning of the popular uprisings in the Arab world in late 2010, the Internet has seen an increasing amount of activist videos commenting on events, documenting state violence and...
Amsterdam Squatting: Op De Valreep
Workshops, live music, poetry readings, and film screenings in Oost made possible by community initiative
Mediamatic is in the process of undertaking a new direction. Until now focus had been set on developments in media. However, recently the organization has been exploring other innovative uses of...
Openlucht filmvertoning: 'Illegal'28أيار / مايو 2012
In solidariteit met de vluchtelingen die door ons systeem op straat gezet worden, zal er een openluchtvertoning zijn van de film ‘Illegal’ op het Beursplein aanstaande maandag (2e Pinksterdag) om 22.