The Hmm with Ward Janssen

Speed lectures on contemporary visual culture

25 Apr 2018

The Hmm is a real-life Tumblr, an evening of high-speed scrolling. Going from glitch to GIF, the program takes a critical look at the aesthetic, political, technological and social dimensions of visual culture. The Hmm in April is hosted by Mediamatic and co-curated by Ward Janssen.


The Hmm merkbeeld -



Geoffrey Lillemon (Wieden+Kennedy) - 10 internet absurdities 
Iris de Graaf (NOS) - The Russian instascene
Jordy Ringeling - Climate change in art
Karin van Es - Liveness in an age of surveillance media
Katía Truijen (Het Nieuwe Instituut) - 
Manique Hendricks - Virtual supermodels
Max de Waard - Digital personae 
Nadine Roestenburg (MU) - Gradients
Riffy Bol (De Correspondent) - What you should know about Facebook

Curious about previous The Hmm events? Check their website!


Wednesday April 25th
Doors open at 20:00, we start at 20:30
Tickets: €8 at the door
Please RSVP via Facebook