Ignite is run by locals, for locals. Fast-paced and merciless, speakers get five minutes to present, making use of twenty slides that auto-advance every fifteen seconds. All presentations are given in English.
A recent Akademie St. Joost graduate, Harmony is fascinated by the plastic-perfect 1950s. Re-staging classic, almost universal scenes, she injects herself into past times. Find out more tonight.
Orignally from Gdansk, Aleks is currently working from Amsterdam in the fields of graphic design and fashion. Find out about her projects and collaborations tonight.
Robin Jaspers & Ingo Valente & Jip Warmerdam, Wilmer Weeink & Gilliam Ganzevles
Four students from ArtEZ will present physical sound installations they made during a 6-week workshop. During the evening visitors will be able to play around with the installations. This round: interactive painting and an installation that sonifies the relationships between people.
Sophie Uijterschout, Meike Hamelink, Maureen de Jong, Mans Lamers
The Javatas connects personal stories, recipes and portraits of local residents of the Indische Buurt to products and stores of shopkeepers in the Javastraat. Tonight the founders will tell you more about their first live event on June 30th.
Originally an industrial designer, Ebel went from designing stuff to being simply fascinated by stuff. The Temple of Crap is an (ongoing) story about the relation between people and products.
David is set to graduate from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie this year. Just a few weeks before the final show he will talk a bit about how he creates his collage-paintings.
Lonneke Gordijn (Studio Drift)
Since Lonneke and Ralph Nauta founded Studio Drift the design studio has collaborated with artists, scientists, research facilities and engineers to research the relationship between nature, technology and humankind.
Justin is the Poetry Pusher. An on-demand poet, performer and organizer. Last month he released the album SpaceAgePoetry, poetic collaborations with musicians and producers.
Pauline van Dongen
Since 2010 Pauline's studio has been creating shoes and womenswear collections combining traditional craftsmanship with new, high tech materials. In her designs the body informs the shape.
Emile den Tex
Procedural poetry is what Emile, Douwe Mulder and Matthijs Ponte call a developing form of poetry which makes use of computer software to generate poetry from randomly chosen online sources. Emile will tell you about their plans for the first procedural webserver.
Bram Bogaerts & Cas de Rooij, Erik Freydank & Niels Zweekhorst
Four students from ArtEZ will present physical sound installations they made during a 6-week workshop. During the evening visitors will be able to play around with the installations. This round: miniature organ and a sonifying robot-eye.
Almond meatballs with pasta pesto €6,50
Potato frittata with herbs €5,00
Gazpacho and Paella €6,50
Johan Patrick Brand:
Dessert: cream cheesecake, biscuit dessert, red fruit cream dessert, panna cotta, stracciatella or latte macchiato mousse €2,95
Pre-sale tickets are €6,- until 14:00 on the day of the event, then they go up to €8,- (includes a 4-week Club Mediamatic membership). Tickets don't include dinner. Location: Mediamatic Fabriek, VOC-Kade 10, Amsterdam. Free for Subbacultcha members.
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