‘Culturele Zondag’ 28 October carries the them ‘Young/Younger/Youngest’. THE YOUNG ONES gives a stage to new talent and young makers. FREE ENTRANCE. Language: Dutch.
from 19 Oct till 28 Oct, opening 19 October, 17:00h Sat 20 October from 13:00 till 18:00h Wed 24 until Sat 27 October from 11:00 […]
This film was shown as part of the Panorama programme at the Impakt festival in 2011.
Film expert Kate Taylor explores how Japan’s most popular video site, Nico Nico Douga, started out as a simple website that linked videos from YouTube, […]
The term “Third Culture Kid” has grown in popularity as a way to describe children who are raised between two cultures – the daughter of […]
To paraphrase the novelist William Gibson, ‘The future is already here – it’s just not very well distributed’. This program explores the very real proof of this […]
China’s increasing economic involvement in broader Africa is one of the biggest current stories in the ongoing narrative of China’s rise as a world power. […]
The “Western” film genre may have originated in the USA, but has been an astoundingly flexible export, embraced and adapted by cultures around the world […]
“The Collapse of the West” has always been a “problematic” concept, usually wielded by right-wing ideologues as an all-purpose scare tactic to oppose diversity, change, […]
Zafka Zhang (China Youthology) brings his experience doing field research with youth communities across various cities of China into this workshop on what’s now and what’s next in Chinese Internet […]
DJ, artist and curator Jonas Ohlsson (DJ Lonely) and historian, activist and organiser Friso Wiersum (dubcovsky) are both underground music fanatics with a passion for […]
Utrecht Hallyu community – unite! This experimental DJ set/multimedia presentation by Heather Corcoran outlines an A to Z of Korea’s mainstream pop music, K-Pop, with […]
Artist duo Foundland discuss their investigation into found Internet images manipulated by the Syrian Electronic army for the purpose of creating pro-Syrian propaganda, focusing on […]
Writer and curator Omar Kholeif, will present and reflect on “Tarzan and Arab: Gazawood” (co-commission with Cornerhouse Manchester), a duo that makes pastiches of Hollywood […]
A daily (real-time) selection of NMW festival guests from the fields of art, design, criticism, futurism and technology discussing and proposing structures for a fresh […]
Starting from Albert Robida’s early visions of the future of TV in 1883 to the rise of todays expanded satellite services (IPTV), William Uricchio, Director […]
Since the beginning of the popular uprisings in the Arab world in late 2010, the Internet has seen an increasing amount of activist videos commenting […]
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The video program Virtual Agoras, curated by Charlotte Bank, previously screened at KW Institute for Contemporary Art as part of the 7th Berlin Biennale and at an Impakt Event in June is now on show in De Balie, Amsterdam, on the 7th of October.
In case you already had plans for this friday night, you can hereby cancel them and join us for what is to be a historical […]
Curator of the Capitalism Catch-22 Exhibition: To The Reader
How Brazilian cannibals captured Western thinking, devoured and digested it.
This event will take place at De Balie in Amsterdam. In March 2011, at the peak of enthusiasm over the successful overthrow of Tunisia’s Zine […]
François Chastanet has a background in architecture and graphic design specializing in typography. His published work is an anthropological and historical approach to typography in […]
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by Friso Wiersum Music, amongst many other things, can take you home. In a world with 43 million people living on the run, multitudes of […]
Last week one of our two festival curators, the lovely Cher Potter, visited the Impakt headquarters in Utrecht. Cher covers 50% of the curatorial team […]
MTV once was short for ‘Music Television’. Although the name is still the same, these days most of the programming consists of showing the daily […]
Foundland, a young art, design and research practice based in Amsterdam, presented a sparkling new version of the publication and a video installation called “Simba, the last Prince […]
We’re pleased to announce the second series of Ideas Waiting To Happen (IWTH) in October. IWTH brings together creative and technical professionals and selected students, […]