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: Grow Your Own Fungi!
Basic mushroom and biomaterials introduction
It is said that the mushroom, and especially Mycelium has the potential to replace all sorts of (harmful) materials like plastics and batteries. Here at Mediamatic we are interested in the cultural and artistic applications of this 'new' bio-material and invite you to start exploring it for…
Keukenpraat met Arne Hendriks en Thorwald Voss
Tijdens deze reeks dinsdagavonden gaat kunstenaar Arne Hendriks in gesprek met verschillende koks, boeren, filosofen, dichters en theoretici over de waarde van ons voedsel. Vanavond reflecteren ze samen op het overvloedig kooldiner . Nu ze vier avonden lang gezocht hebben naar de waarde van kool
Meet Pei-Ying Lin
Discuss your work, ideas and obstacles with the artist
A new breed of artists is on the rise. They work with living matter, nature and have a strong emphasis in biology and life sciences. In this emerging field of Bio-Art and Design there’s need for extensive collaboration. Not only between the different disciplines involved, but also between…
Odorama: Game Edition
With: Simon Niedenthal, Marie Ehrndal, Maki Ueda, Natali Blugerman and Sophia Bulgakova
For centuries, ' kodo ' has been played in Japan, the game and art of appreciating incense. For a more intense and realistic experience of games, game-makers in the West nowadays also use scent. In this Odorama edition on 14 February, olfactory artists and designers take scent to a…
Neo Futurist Dinner #3: Celebrate Abundance with Thorwald Voss and Arne Hendriks
Let's celebrate harvest with an Abundance Dinner! Chef Thorwald and Arne Hendriks embrace the challenge of agricultural over-abundance. Why? This winter, we got a big supply of prime organic cabbage farmed by Krispijn . He cried for help because the market did not accept any more of…