The Plastic Picknicker24Sep 20222Oct 2022
During the Fungi Trail, a new microbe will become part of Micropia’s exhibiton. Micropia has started cultivating a special fungus called Cladosporium cladosporioides which eats plastic, and might...
Follow the Fungi Trail at Micropia24Sep 20222Oct 2022
A route throughout the museum about the diverse world of fungi and all their important roles in the environment and our daily lives. From helping plants grow and keeping us healthy, to producing...
Organising an Artist Exhibition Opening
Are you wondering how to organize an exhibition launch? Here you will find the basic information for organizing an exhibition launch at Mediamatic.
Thomas van der Sman
Thomas van der Sman is a Dutch designer based in Amsterdam. He and Philipp Kolmann designed and crafted rammed earth tables for the Ears of Earth dinner. To learn more about Thomas and his designs
Artist and scientist
Sam Nemeth (Rotterdam, 1962) is a filmmaker, journalist, designer, and scientist who conducts research in the field of tangible interfaces: a tangible alternative to the mouse, keyboard, and computer...
Julia Schmitz (1993) is a filmmaker with a great fascination for the process of imaging and the construction of stories. In her associative films, she often explores complex subjects, such as sexual...
Aug 2021 - Jan 2022
Exhibition and Workshops Assistant
After completing my MA in European studies, I joined Mediamatic as an exhibition and workshops assistant with the desire to curate impactful exhibitions, workshops and events. During my time at...
Francesca Strik Lievers
Francesca Strik Lievers is a linguist working at the University of Genoa, Italy. In her research, she explores the way perceptual experiences from different senses are expressed in the lexicon of...
Head of the synaesthesia research group at the Centre for Multidisciplinary Research of Contemporary Childhood of the Moscow State University of Psychology and Education.
Tessa van Leeuwen
Cognitive neuroscientist specializing in synaesthesia
Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark, Mediamatic Eten, Dijkspark Naomi Tidball
Food is both fuel and identity
A blog for Code Noir
In light of our upcoming Code Noir event, it is important to reflect on globalisation's ability to reshape food. It offers a diversity within gastronomy, and it allows for a wider availability of...
Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark, Mediamatic Eten Naomi Tidball
Looking into the artistic imagination of our upcoming event
In our current health-crisis, the feeling of loneliness, or the lack of physical contact can be pressing. The term 'Skin Hunger,' derives from our necessity for physical touch. We compare this need...
Here you will find an overview of our highlights, go here to see the full overview of our 2020 program or who we worked with this year . 2020 was an interesting year. The sudden, and first ever
Ibo Bakker is an illustrator, painter, and writer of (children’s) books. In addition, Ibo is active as a musician, actor and composer. He is part of the Gurdjieff Quartet.
Han van der Vegt
Han van der Vegt (1961) is a poet and a translator. He specialises in long narrative poems.