Take the piss and make some art
The multifarious presence of urine in artworks
Most people think of art as a refined practice that has nothing to do with humble elements. Yet, sometimes artists can be very down-to-earth. Or, rather, they are able to turn base material such as...
Adelaida Márquez De Prado
Student in 4th year for Journalism and Advertising and Public Relations. I am vividly interested in everything to do with art and design, innovation, social development and sustainability. I am keen...
Presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop
Polyester (1981) with live olfactory performance12nov 2015
It's Scent-astic! Tonight we will explore the concept of Odorama as designed for the film Polyester, written and directed by John Waters. Accompanied by an olfactory performance we will...
Wavy Gravy presents: Bronze, Renée van Trier and…5nov 2015
https://www.facebook.com/events/1628376354094254/ Bronze (US) psychedelic wave Renée van Trier (NL) music/performance dj Bence (NL) obscure records
Improving the space we are working in for the Myco-Brewery project.
Our move into the black barn at the Mediamatic Biotoop is a great step for the development of the project. It also gives us a number of design challenges.
Hyde Park joins Pis'Project
Kamiel Rongen Utilizes Urine and Urinals in New Piece
Audio-visual artist, Kamiel Rongen, is back and busy working on his newest creation, right here at Mediamatic Biotoop. Followers of the BioTalk series may recognize the artist, whom goes by the...
Take a Seat on the Future
Technology that could significantly change the sanitary needs of 2.5 billion people around the world.
Technology. A global invention that, in time, will take over our world completely. It has conquered everything from social networking to controlling the alarm system in our house from the office.
Public pee'ers and park lovers, heads-up!
One effective Masterclass to make a difference: Pissing in the Park
8 engaged participants, one top designer, one case study and one unique challenge: these were the ingredients of last Friday's Masterclass with Christian Pagh. Here at Mediamatic we are working...
Love to take challenge, and always try my best. Love to do sports and watch movies.
Overall Results of FUD Testing
What did the users think?
The Pis' Team at Mediamatic conducted a Female Urination Device study. We chose 7 reusable and disposable portable urination devices and 6 woman to test them as well as, 2 urine collector urinals...
Pissing in Public25jun 2015
Pis’talk is a series of lectures that explore urine in a very broad cultural sense. The speakers of the evening will dive into the process of designing and painting with urine in mind (and body), as...
book: Mariaemanuela Messina, Mariaemanuela Messina 1 sep 2011
Il cinema e la moda tra filmico e sociale
Mariaemanuela Messina, Arduino Sacco Editore, Roma, 2011
Sam van Veluw
The P-TREE-urinal can be strapped to almost any tree. It is easy to put up, easy to take down and easy to clean. With public urination becoming an increasing problem, Dutch designer Sam van Veluw has...
Product designer from the Netherlands, specialised in footwear design and Material Futures.
Workshop: Stichting Mediamatic
Pissing in the Park26jun 2015
Do you want to be involved in designing the identity of a public space? Mediamatic welcomes Christian Pagh, one of the top European designers in the fields of Culture Design and Urban Planning, to...
Explorer by nature - driven by curiosity. Eager to grow, discover and collaborate creatively in Amsterdam.
Stand up and take control.
The Original Female Urination Device since 1999. Shewee is a urinating device that allows women to urinate without removing clothes whilst standing or sitting. The Extreme comes with a carry case and...
The civilized solution. Anytime! Anywhere!
The essential disposable urinal kit you won’t want to travel without. Frustration mounts while you’re on the road, alone or with your family, and "nature’s call" turns to "nature’s...
Why sit when you can stand?
The only real and original urinating device that allows women to urinate standing up, in a comfortable, easy, discreet, but most of all hygienic way, without undressing. The P-MATE was tested by 6...
For women who stand up!
WoPeeH pocket is the newest reusable urinating device for practical modern woman! WoPeeH pocket is specifically designed to easily take with you and lockable. Made of sturdy plastic it is reliable to...
Easy. Hygienic. Fast.
At home women can easily sit down to pee, however in public toilets the seats are often dirty and women are "hovering" in order to prevent sitting down. On top of that, it is not uncommon...
For When Nature Calls
The world's first anti-bacterial and hydrophobic urine director. The Freedom is a soft and gentle, ingenious device and it allows women of all ages to wee in a standing up, sitting down or lying...
Pissing in the Park
Masterclass Place Branding
Christian Pagh is one of the top designers in Europe when it comes to public convenience for both men and women. In two weeks Christian is visiting Amsterdam to give an exclusive Masterclass on Place...
Testing and reporting on unconventional products