Proposal by: Natascha Nanji
Welcome to Studio Swan
Project proposal: An interpersonal, speculative fiction proposition
Welcome to Studio Swan is a speculative proposition that asks what conditions would be appropriate for us to temporarily become with plant or animal? And why would this be something desirable or...
Proposal by: Sujata Majumdar, Roland van Dierendonck, Irene Nooren
Project Proposal: The Society Within Us
'The major problems in the world are the result of the difference between how nature works and the way people think' - Gregory Bateson Our current way of thinking does not enable us to deal with...
Collaboration Mediamatic & UvA Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark
Radical Imagining of 'Just & Green' futures20Jul 2022
A limit on your energy consumption? A ban on cars? Or hamburgers for 100 euros? We like to promise each other a "just and green transition" of the economy, addressing global warming in a "fair
Proposal by: Viviana Selena
Project proposal: Textile & Sustainability
It's not news. We're running out of time to save our natural world and resources. So this two in one, workshops + inclusive and diverse get togethers, aim to be informa(c)tive and inspiring to spread...
Film Dinner Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark Laura van Zuylen , Yacinth Pos
BEF Film Dinner10Nov 2021
This six-course dinner experience is a collaboration between chef and designer Yacinth Pos and film critic Laura van Zuylen as part of Beftival . Dishes are paired with movie excerpts to explore the...
Ketelhuisplein is a square in Eindhoven where many events take place yearly, such as Dutch design week and the Mour bier festival.
Floor Map and Corona Maps
Where to find the files and how to use them
2020 made us rethink how to use our spaces in a Corona-proof way. We made some maps that can be use as a tool to imagine setups for any event that need to be organised in our spaces.
La Cocina Presents: Staging a Banquet1Nov 2020
Unfortunately this presentation is cancelled! When we prepare and eat food we don’t only combine and ingest solids and liquids, but also symbols, protocols, values, and centuries of history. ...
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...
Concept and Healthcare Designer
Alissa Rees (Amsterdam, 13 February 1991) is a prize-winning concept and healthcare designer. Rees graduated from the Design Academy Eindhoven in 2017. Her projects are society relevant, often in the...
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
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...
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.
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