At Mediamatic we're developing a platform for neurodivergent artists and designers. We'll be focusing those who identify as/with the ASD (Autism) and ADD spectrum. How can we better value the contributions that makers on "the spectrum" make and how can we better support them/us?
Een levendige avond met presentaties, workshops en performance Mediamatic Biotoop
12 kunstenaars doen stilletjes alsof het Museumnacht is.
Tijdens Museumnacht bezochten meer dan 1000 bezoekers ons artistiek diagnostisch traject. Vanavond bieden we hetzelfde programma voor professionals en hen die Museumnacht te druk vinden.
book: Annelies Wina Doom, Willem Velthoven, Jam van der Aa
Cahier voor Museumnacht 2023
Clemens Tomlow is a alumni from Design Academy Eindhoven. He graduated with his work “monster under the bed” wich is a project about otherness and finding your voice in the world of normality. ...
Zaterdag 11 November 2023 18:00—20:30
Alweer Zelf (de prikkelarme versie)
programma Museumnacht voor hen die Museumnacht te luid vinden.
Op zaterdag 11 november (18:00 - 20:30) was er een speciale prikkelarme openstelling voor mensen die Museumnacht een beetje te druk vinden of die geen kaartje meer konden krijgen voor 4 november. Heb...
Placing the Feeling in the Middle
A/artist meeting with Genevieve Murphy and Ignacy Radtke
On the 18th of September, the A/artist team organised the successful public meeting ' Playing with (Dis)comfort ', with speakers Genevieve Murphy and Ignacy Radtke. Read on to find out how the...
Exhibition: Mediamatic Biotoop Pet van de Luijtgaarden
11 Selected Collections4nov 20234feb 2024
Pet verzamelt verzamelingen, op het dwangmatige af. Voor Mediamatic presenteert hij 11 van zijn meest geliefde verzamelingen (1998—2023) in de winteropstelling van de Serres Séparées. Verzamelen is...
Exhibition: Mediamatic Biotoop Ignacy Radtke
Smile Like You Really Mean It!4nov 202311nov 2023
"Smile Like You Really Mean It!" is een onderzoek naar emotionele arbeid. Die is het meest voor de hand liggend in de dienstensector, maar niet alleen daar! In de replica wordt de glimlach in een...
wat denk je Zelf?
Museumnacht Amsterdam 2023
Museumnacht Mediamatic Zaterdag 4 november | 19:00 - 02:00 Heb je weleens last van jezelf? Veel of weinig? Kom naar Mediamatic om jezelf te meten met een divers team van kunstenaars. Geef je over
Exhibition: Mediamatic Biotoop Jemima de Jonge
A Body of Water, table-scene4nov 20234feb 2024
Waar slaat een gevoel van veiligheid en geborgenheid bijvoorbeeld om in claustrofobie en angst? En wanneer kantelt het weer terug, wordt het grappig, of juist grimmig? Voor Jemima zijn...
Freedom in Patterns
An interview with Gerard van Wolferen
We sat down with musician Gerard van Wolferen at Mediamatic ahead of his talk at our upcoming A/artist event to discuss the predictability and freedom within Gamelan music patterns . From childhood...
Presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop
Playing with Ethics and Rhythm16okt 2023
During this A / artist evening, we continued to explore the neurodivergent experience in the practice of the arts. Designer, freethinker, activist and blue collar philosopher Astrid Poot opened the...
'Adults also want to play'
An interview with Ignacy Radtke
We met with artist Ignacy Radtke ahead of his talk at our upcoming A/artist event to ask him a few questions about his latest work 'Why do hoodie strings taste so good?', his personal experience with...
'Embracing Moments of Uncertainty'
An interview with Genevieve Murphy
We met with interdisciplinary artist Genevieve Murphy ahead of her talk at our upcoming A/artist event to discuss how she draws inspiration from psychology and personal experiences, as well as...
Presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop
Playing with (Dis)comfort18sep 2023
We are happy to announce a new season of A/artist public events which will kick off on the 18th of September. Through these events, w e'll be continuing to explore the neurodivergent experience in...
Composer and performer
Genevieve Murphy (*1988) is a composer and performer from Scotland, currently based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. She combines performance and visual art with contemporary classical music and her...
Yonezu Kenshi (米津 玄師／よねづ けんし), born on March 10, 1991, is a multi-talented artist from Japan, known as a musician, singer-songwriter, illustrator, photographer, and dancer. Yonezu Kenshi is also...
Bitter, sweet "Lemon"
Yonezu Kenshi's self-discovery through music
Yonezu Kenshi (*1991), 米津 玄師, a Japanese musician who rose to fame online, possesses a remarkable range of talents, including songwriting, drawing, and dancing in his music videos. He is hailed as a...
Feeling in Colour
Patrick Samuel as a Role Model
Patrick Samuel is a visual artist, multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and autism advocate based in the UK. But what makes him a role model for neurodivergent creatives?
Bianca Toeps as a Role Model
Autastic = autistic + fantastic. Bianca Toeps (*1984) is a WordPress developer, photographer, and author. Bianca is best known for her books " But You Don't Look Autistic At All " and " Ik ben...
The Starry Mind
Vincent van Gogh's unique perspectives
Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), an iconic figure in the world of art, continues to inspire generations with his stunning masterpieces such as " The Starry Night " and " Sunflowers ". But what makes him...
Ladyhawke as a Role Model
Phillipa Margaret “Pip” Brown is a New Zealand singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, known by her stage name ‘Ladyhawke’. She is known for her 80s-inspired melodic synth-heavy pop rock. But...
Remembering Every Line
Sir Anthony Hopkins as an ASD Role Model
Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins CBE (*1937) is a Welsh actor, director and producer. Known for his award-winning performances on the screen and stage, he is one of Britain's most recognisable and...
Spinning as Stimming
Ahmir ‘Questlove’ Johnson as a Role Model
Ahmir Johnson (*1971), known professionally as Questlove, is an American musician, record producer, disc jockey, filmmaker, music journalist, and actor. But what makes him a role model for...
Nesie Wang 28 jul 2023
The Mind Garden: Thoughts and Inspirations
Explore connections between gardening and neurodiversity.
A/artist has been developing the concept of Mind Garden for the past few months. After the roundtable discussion: Plants are it! , where guests shared their practice and thoughts about plants and...