Project proposal: Margot Domart
How can we contribute together in reconnecting with our surroundings in a new era?
In our western society, we learn to connect images and concepts with words. We are living in the culture of the "eye", rather than the ear. I observe an atrophy of sensual and bodily intuition. With...
Project proposal: Lucia Babina
An international mutual aid hospitality network and practice for mid-career artists: menopausal women, queer and more-than-strange humans
The NODES PROJECT is an artistic output focused network of inhabited homes/live-work spaces providing hosting for artists who, due to the precarious conditions we experience in our careers, require...
Project proposal: Natascha Nanji
Welcome to Studio Swan
A 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...
Project proposal: Lianca Van der Merwe
ASD: Alternative Sensorial Dimensions
We don't know as much as we think we do
We all have blind spots due to our culture, upbringing and even the language we speak. In addition, our brains are unswervingly selective organs that de-emphasise certain stimulus, like the noise...
Project proposal: Leo Kay
The Acid House Of Ideas
Bread, microbial and plant agency, fermentation, human evolution and collective ritual.
A month-long participatory exhibition centered around the building of a model house of ergot-inoculated rye bread; exploring the recent history of human alienation from the land; the creative...
Project proposal: Sophia Schullan
Form Follows Fun
Form Follows Fun – Finding Fun In Everyday Life
‘Form Follows Fun’ would be a talk hosted in the Mediamatic facilities. Its goal is not only to spread fun and entertainment but more importantly to give others the tools to create fun and...
Project proposal: Ginevra Petrozzi
Requiem for my mother's Data
Ritual for performing grief in the digital age
How do we experience the loss of our Data? How can we say goodbye to loved ones' stream of media, and devices that they leave behind? How we one disentangle ourselves from our data when we die? To...
Project proposal: Sujata Majumdar, Roland van Dierendonck, Irene Nooren
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...
VR Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark
Visit Pending Xenophora20Aug 20224Sep 2022
Pending Xenophora is created by Mari Bastahsevski together with non/human partners. Through creating, setting up and exhibiting Pending Xenophora , Mari offers a curious insight into the...
How do you identify?
Finding the right words to communicate your identity to the world can be useful for anybody. You get to identify yourself and name your identity in a way that fits. You also get to share that...