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Penny for your thoughts
We would like to invite you to write a proposal for a project that you would like to do at Mediamatic and that fits within our policy plan. (To find out what we want to explore and research in the...
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Please note, due to the new measures we had to cancel all our upcoming workshops and exhibitions till the 14th of January. If you bought a ticket for an event that is cancelled you will receive an...
Workshop: Natlab Miles Worner
Becoming a Duck17Oct 2021
Do you feel like a cog in the machine? Are you stuck in a routine? As a counterpoint to modern stress and competition in today's highly industrialized society, Miles Worner explored the need for...
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
Better 36,000 cyclists with AirPods than 1 deaf…
Update: Ok, 22 cyclists on e-bikes if you're more strict about it.
I was worried about my recent purchase of a set of wireless earbuds. The news tells me it was a bad idea to buy Apple's new gadget. Airpods are evil because they are hard to recycle and even harder...
Presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark Das Magazin
Das Mag Festival x Marijke Schermer20May 2017
Tijd om je leesbril op te zetten! Das Mag and Mediamatic nodigen je uit voor Das Mag Festival 2017, waar de pareltjes van de Nederlandse literaire wereld gevierd worden. Bij Mediamatic zal Marijke...
Test Persoon vanuit easy admin
even kijken hoe het werkt
Een werelwijd tekort aan helium?
Er zit een dreigend tekort aan helium aan te komen. Experts waarschuwen ons voor de gevolgen.
Screening: Mediamatic Fabriek
Quantum transportation and vintage Fly23Oct 2014
If you could teleport today, where would you go? It might seem far fetched, but in this day and age teleportation is a serious topic of research instead of speculation. In fact, researchers at the...
6 CD-ROMs published by Mediamatic get stuck
cd-roms from 1994 to 1998
"This CD-ROM was made by Mediamatic Interactive Publishing(MMiP) for the Netherlands Design Institute. Technical requirements : a Macintosh computer with 256 color display, 4 megabytes of RAM and a...
Haeckel-File #3: Haeckel the Nazi
Would evolution theory inescapably have to lead to fascist eugenics?
Haeckel has not only been badmouthed for things he actually did or believed during his life (see the two previous Haeckel-Files on racism and fraud), he has also been partially blamed for what...
Haeckel-File #2: Haeckel the fraud
Haeckel was accused of committing fraud in order to give credibility to his theories. Is there any truth to the allegation?
Graphic Design Intern
I am studying visual communication in Munich. Myceliummatic and Bio Stuff caught my interest here.
een evenement zonder datum en plaats
dit evenement heb ik gemaakt om te kijken of het in de kalender terecht komt als je evemeneten zoekt op datum–range
Denkcafé: Iedereen is gek15May 2013
Mensen die langer dan twee weken ernstig rouwen, komen in aanmerking voor medicatie en vreetbuien zijn een mentale stoornis. Dit zijn slechts twee controversiële uitgangspunten van de vernieuwde...
Pretty Nice Stuff
Not everything must be perfect
We are two Amsterdam-based “artists” named Laurens and Thijs. We do concepts, illustration, design, editorial work, and we silkscreen t-shirts under a label called Pretty Nice Shirts. For the...
Disaster Strikes23Dec 2012
Last thursday our 1000 catfish fingerlings arrived and now two of our towers are inhabited by the little creatures. In the night of saturday22—sunday23 there was a power outage. More than 250 baby...
Aapjes kijken bij Kamp Zeist15Nov 2012
Deze avond gaan we het hebben over mensenrechtenschending die zich recht onder onze neus voltrekt. De vraag is of we dat keihard willen bevechten of liever bezingen bij de maandelijkse wake aan de...
Kindermaand in het Gevangenismuseum1Oct 201231Oct 2012
Alle kinderen mogen de hele maand oktober elke zondag gratis naar het Gevangenismuseum.
Dutch Design Awards
Infographics campaign against the culture cuts nominated
Our 2011 campaign against the culture cuts has made it to the Dutch Design Awards finals. Other nominees are amongst others Lernert & Sander and Metahaven. The winners will be announced on October...
Fitna the Movie
We’re tired of waiting. So, let’s do it ourselves! Sorry!
There is this not-so-intelligent Dutch politician that attracts attention by doing populist provocations. His name is Wilders. Geert Wilders. He is scared of aliens and especially of muslim aliens.
Mediamatic Bank at Duintjer CS
Over Datum Eetclub 1
Shells and Crusts with Tinda van Smoorenburg
The first in our series of weekly dinner parties kicked off on Tuesday July 19th to a hungry crowd filling Mediamatic bank. It resulted in the successful resistance against the demonization of...