Meet Mandy den Elzen

Discuss your work, ideas and obstacles with the artist

13 sep 2019

Mandy den Elzen is the new artist represented by Mediamatic. She will be a regular attendee of the Mediamatic Biotoop with scheduled consults for you to attend. Exchange your ideas and sign up for a one-on-one with Mandy den Elzen.

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Gill of a salmon - Mandy den Elzen uses unusual materials to showcase the beauty of nature: the inner organs of animals, or, for instance in this case, the gill of a salmon. Mandy den Elzen

For Whom?

Are you stuck with your project? Close to finishing your finals at art academy? Do you need advice on how to work with tactile properties of organic structures? The conversations with Mandy are meant for anyone who has a special interest in separating organic material from its original function and transforming its raw forms into displayable and compelling artworks.

Exchange your ideas.

During the consultsyou will sit down with Mandy den Elzen to discuss your work, ideas and challenges. You can expect an honest talk filled with (unwanted) advice and original ideas. The conversations will take place at our restaurant Mediamatic ETEN at the Biotoop. A green location for some thorough thought exchange.

Mandy den Elzen

Mandy den Elzen is a visual artist bridging the realms of nature, science and art. Particularly interested in tactile properties of organic structures, Mandy den Elzen brings to light aesthetic side of natural wonders. Her practice may be characterised as combining intense and precise fieldwork with developing comprehensive and meticulous preservation methods. Mandy den Elzen’s works have been exhibited internationally and are included in numerous public and private collections. She is also the recipient of the 2015 Mondriaan Fund Talent Development Grant for Emerging Artists.

Sign up

You can sign up for the meeting on 19th of July with Mandy by sending your request to:

You can book a single Meet Up of half an hour. If you want a Follow Up, you can schedule that on that day with the artists.