with Martin Butler

26 Sep 2023
22 Oct 2023

Come to Mediamatic to have a talk with an artist in our little greenhouses by the water! Learn more about their work or talk about your project with the artist who inspired you. Martin Butler is open to creative consultation and discussing ideas. 



Martin contemplating Dinner of the Damned - Neo Futurist Dinner 'The Dinner of the Damned' is a Neo-Futurist Dinner created by director Martin Butler together with artist and chef Alice Héron. It revels in all things Gothic while delving deep into the depths of seasonal depression.   photo 2023 by Willem Velthoven for Mediamatic. Willem Velthoven

Meet-a-Maker is a 30-minute session to have a one-on-one talk with artists currently working at Mediamatic. We are lucky to be inspired by the many artists who work and stay with us for exhibitions, residencies and workshops. We welcome you to meet them and be inspired as well!

About the artist

Martin Butler is an interdisciplinary artist, and stage director. He was trained in Drama at Manchester University UK, and then later choreography and performance at the SNDO, in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands.

His work has always bridged and combined various disciplines, dance, theatre, music, film, performance, new media, and fashion, and through this interdisciplinary approach his work explores the new dramatic that the combination of different genres facilitate. 

Since 1998 he has been creating performance work, at various theatres and festivals internationally. 

Martin is currently producing Neo Futurist Dinner 16 The Dinner of the Damned together with Alice Heron. In the past, he produced The Sin Eaters and The Chromatic Dinner with Mediamatic. 

Martin speaks English and German.


The conversations with Martin are meant for anyone who has a special interest in immersive, multi-sensorial artistic experiences 

  • Theatre making and stage direction
  • Multi-sensorial design and performance
  • Interdisciplinarity in the arts


Dates: 26th of September and 22nd of October

You can choose a 30-minute time slot between 14:00 and 17:00.


Full price €10
Artists/Students discount €7,50*
*We give a discount to students, artists and Stadspas holders. If this applies to you we might ask to see your kvk nr/portfolio or student card for this option.
Read our ticket terms and conditions here.

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