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All exhibitions

Exhibition: Charging Myths

An exhibition by transnational collective On-Trade-Off exploring how technological innovation is dependent on natural resources.


Book Launch: Debaltsevo, Where Are You?

by Karine Zenja Versluis book launch and exhibition opening

Opening: Charging Myths by On-Trade-Off

Opening of the exhibition, Charging Myths, by transnational artist collective On-Trade-Off.

Opening: Unveiling - Hidden Narratives Through Archives

An exhibition featuring visual artists from Turkey who settled in the Netherlands and their presence in the Dutch Art Ecosystem

Past events

Ausangate: a gaseous cosmology
A performance, a ceremony, a conversation with an earth-being, an ofrenda.
Bread, Freedom, Bisexuality, and Social Justice
Presentation and performance about identity and social justice for Moroccan bisexual individuals
Finissage: To those who have no time to play
Live performance of 'Antigone Update' and discussion
Exhibition: While Awaiting an Unknown Future
With work by Karen G. & Ribal El Khatib — made during their stay in an asylum seekers' centre (asielzoekerscentrum)
Exhibition: To those who have no time to play
A Solo Exhibition by Gluklya
Launch: CHAINS Podcast
Launch event by MacGuffin magazine, hosted at Framer Framed
Exhibition: A rising flower makes a garden
By Werkplaats Molenwijk artist in residence Ratu R. Saraswati (Saras)
Between The Lines: Men's Edition
A poetry workshop on social change and the role of men
Exhibition: Mobile Scenarios for the Metamorphic Beings
Drifting Curriculum research presentation supported by Arts Council Korea and Dutch Culture
This is Our Audience: A Symposium on Other Ways of Reporting
A symposium on qualitative methods of audience reach and evaluation
Transoceanic Memories: Disaster Haggyo presentation
An afternoon of transdisciplinary dialogues on disasters in the Anthropocene supported by Arts Council Korea
Presentation: Letter to a Silk Road
With Marjolijn Boterenbrood, Malika Umarova & Fabienne Rachmadiev, moderated by Sandra Rottenberg
Global Queer Rights Perspective: the Jamaican Edition
Film screening of 'The Abominable Crime' and conversation
Launch: Errant Journal #4, States of Statelessness
Errant Journal is a concept by Irene de Craen, realised in collaboration with Framer Framed
East&: Timorplein + Javaplein
Mix of music, spoken word and comedy in Amsterdam Oost
Book Launch: 'Amanda'
With Olga Micińska & Samantha McCulloch
Opening: While Awaiting an Unknown Future
With Milena Mulders, Hanneke Verbeek, Ribal El Khatib, Karen G, Mina Etemad, Babeth Fonchie & screening of 'Tussenlanding'
Forms of Kinship: Daddy Residency
Online artist talk & workshop on alternative kinship
Homemade Seeds
The third and final SALWA Gathering at Framer Framed
New Ways of Reading III - Event: Publishing Experiments for All
Publishers and visitors reflect on the perspective of the readers and writers that emerged during the sessions
Film screening: Indisch Zwijgen
Film screening, exhibition & spoken word workshop
New Ways of Reading II - Imagining Accessibility
We explore both the methods and desires of writers on how to bring their work closer to their audiences
Talanoa Forum: Swimming Against The Tide
An artist-led gathering by Yuki Kihara, co-hosted by LIMBO & Framer Framed in collaboration with National Museum of World Cultures
Opening: To those who have no time to play
Exhibition Opening with artist Gluklya and a performance by Matras Platform
Opening: Gatekeepers
Festive unveiling of Monika Dahlberg's sculptures by Alderman Meliani at Framer Framed
(un)Common Grounds: Reflecting on documenta fifteen
A two-day hybrid forum co-organised by Framer Framed, Akademie van Kunsten & Van Abbemuseum
Jouw verhaal, jouw woorden
Spoken word workshop by Zaire Krieger at Workshop Molenwijk
New Ways of Reading I: Between Experiment and Accessibility
A three-part events series, where we aim to re-imagine critical reading, writing, and publishing
Book Launch: Stay Strong Photo Stories
Photos and stories of love, loneliness, hope and connection made during the lockdown
Public discussion: What is a good world?
Internationalisation in a post-Covid society
Uitmarkt 2022
Exhibition: KAZAL – Narrating Haitian Memories
With Kolektif 2 Dimansyon & Tessa Mars
Exhibition: The Silence of Tired Tongues
Contemporary Art & Brazil
Book Presentation: Entangled Species, Conversations on Contemporary Art in the Caribbean
By writer and curator Sasha Dees
Queer Poetry Night x LIMBO
In collaboration with Unwanted Words & Queer Currents
Book Presentation: 'Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene' & 'Be Water, My Friend'
A joyous sharing on writing, reading and book making at documenta 15, Kassel
Memory Past a Surpassing Disaster
Movie screening of 'Amreeka' followed by a panel discussion
Workshop 2: Beauty Basics for all genders
By Makeup Artist Timothy Paul
Finissage: Thinking with the Hand
Festive closing of Anan Striker's exhibition in Werkplaats Molenwijk
Exhibition: Thinking with the Hand
By Werkplaats Molenwijk artist in residence Anan Striker
Finissage: Reflections by the Open Atelier
A joyful final day of the exhibition at Framer Framed
Exhibition: Reflections
by i-psy Open Atelier
Summer Academy & Booklaunch: Connecting Otherwise
By Hackers & Designers
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 7: Practices Against Extractivism
Together with Aline Baiana, Taipixi Guajajara, Ana Eugênia and Milena Bonilla
Book Launch: Gham/Tristezza/Sorrow
A publication by Golrokh Nafisi and Giulia Crispiani
Meetup: Where is Every Body?
By Hackers & Designers
Panel: Neoliberalism and the Art/ist
With Priya Swamy & Teresea Borasino, moderated by Chihiro Geuzebroek
Songs of Freedom: A Memorial for Haacaaluu Hundeessaa
Commemoration of the assassination of singer and activist Haacaaluu Hundeessaa
Opening: Reflections by Open Atelier
14th Annual Exhibition of i-psy Open Atelier Amsterdam
Liquid dependencies
A life simulation and a generative social experiment by Yin Aiwen
EAST& Oranje-Vrijstaatplein
Pleinfestival voor kinderen en ouderen
Home is a story you carry on your back
Folktales from Nigeria, Eritrea, Niger, Iran and Saudi Arabia
Verdict Presentation: CICC vs. The Dutch State
Presentation of the verdict in the CICC vs. the Dutch State case
Conference: Refugee Youth, Public Space and Artistic Practice
A research project by Utrecht University in collaboration with Framer Framed and BOOST
Workshop: Beauty Basics for all genders
By Makeup Artist Timothy Paul
Photography Workshop: How to photograph a memory
By KAZAL photographers Georges Rouzier & Reginald Louissaint Jr. members of Kolektif 2 Dimansyon
Opening: KAZAL - Narrating Haitian Memories
With Georges H. Rouzier, Reginald Louissaint Jr., Tessa Mars & Alessandra Benedicty-Kokken
Revealing of tapestry: De Molenwijk door elkaar
With Stichting BMP and Werkplaats Molenwijk community in OBA Molenwijk
Book Launch: International Friendship
Artist talk with CHE Onejoon, Inga Lāce and Sohl Lee at Framer Framed
Parade Molenwijk
Music parade for all ages in the Molenwijk
Amsterdam Art Week at Framer Framed
Exhibition 'The Silence of Tired Tongues', Oost Tour, Book launch: 'International Friendship' and more!
Presentation: LIMBO - queer exilic narratives
The final presentation of 'LIMBO: Engaged scholarship and queer exilic narratives'
Book Launch: professional amateur
The research project 'depend on me' presents a new publication at Framer Framed
Symposium: The State of Patronage
Hybrid panel discussion on the culture of giving within the Dutch art sector after ten years of budget cuts
Finissage: Ik zie, ik zie, wat jij niet ziet
The last day of the presentation at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Presentation: Ik zie, ik zie, wat jij niet ziet
Final presentation of Muziekstraat at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Opening: The Silence of Tired Tongues
With Julia Arbex, Aline Baiana, Arthur Chaves, Vitória Cribb, Benedito Ferreira, Estêvão Parreiras, Luana Vitra & Raphael Fonseca
Launch: Errant Journal #3, DISCOMFORT
Errant Journal is a concept by Irene de Craen, realised in collaboration with Framer Framed
Hybrid Presentation: Declaring Distance
Ways of imagining and engaging with the colonial archive with Atelier KITLV
Symposium: Decolonial Futures
The final program of the cultural exchange programme with Funda Community College, Soweto, South Africa
Project: Do It Together - DIT
DIT is a kitchen / a tent / a learning playground / a workshop...................
Workshop: Knitted Together
Protest and Dialogue During the Dutch Housing Crisis
Dance Workshop: Free Movement and Rhythm
Dance experience led by Feadan McCall
Symposium: Digital Flux - Towards a common imagination
by Framer Framed and Non Native Native
Hybrid Event: The Hmm ON A Lighter Internet
Conceived by The Hmm and Framer Framed
LIMBO: Engaged scholarship and queer exilic narratives
A creative workshop series for queer, refugee and migrant community
Language Café: The Language of Oppression and Resistance
A discussion forum for language, semantics, and translation
Decolonial Futures Workshop Series: The Womb Republic - How to Rebirth
A cultural exchange programme with Funda Community College, Soweto, South Africa
Cooking Class: Culinary BOOST #2
With Amsterdam BOOST & Donghwan Kam
Journal Launch: Soapbox - issue 3.0 'Impasse'
By students of Cultural Analysis (UvA)
Moved by Touch
A social massage studio
Ode aan de Twijfel
Art manifestation & exhibition
To Serve You
Performance and discussion by La Cocina
Workshop: The Tender Ears, Crescent Moon and the Horn
Gyoza-making workshop with Asli Hatipoglu and dinner
Sudanese Pop-up Restaurant
A dinner event hosted by We Sell Reality
Cooking Class: Culinary BOOST #1
With Amsterdam BOOST & Donghwan Kam
Workshop: Wayang Kardus - Struggle and Solidarity
A two-day cardboard puppet workshop by Taring Padi with food, conversations, and jamming sessions
Decolonial Futures Workshop Series: Creating Space for a Hundred Flowers to Bloom
A cultural exchange programme with Funda Community College, Soweto, South Africa
Exhibition: Court for Intergenerational Climate Crimes
A project by Radha D'Souza and Jonas Staal
A Seat for the Sea
An artistic research project challenging current systems of ecological destruction
Dutch launch: Compendium Rights of Nature
Launch event: Dutch edition of the publication Rights of Nature - Case studies from six continents
Finissage: GEEF
A festive closing of GEEF by Bert Scholten's at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Exhibition: GEEF
Werkplaats Molenwijk exhibition by Bert Scholten
Children's Atelier: The World of Nature
An educational program in which young children explore their relationship with nature
Lecture: The Colonisation of the Future by David van Reybrouck at Framer Framed
On the colonisation of the future, and living on the brink of the climate catastrophe
Midwinter Mokum 2021/2022
Kom de vakantie vieren bij Framer Framed!
Home is a story you carry on your back
Folktales from Niger, Nigeria, Iran & St. Eustatius
Decolonial Futures: Workshop with Ariella Aïsha Azoulay
First term of the Decolonial Futures programme 2021-2022
Exhibition: Powerplay – Deals All Over
A colourful installation by collective We Sell Reality
Symposium: (Post) Anthropocene Museologies
Hybride symposium over museale praktijken in het Antropoceen
Werkplaats Molenwijk Balcony Concerts
Mini concerts by Bert Scholten
Decolonial Futures: Workshop with Aditi Jaganathan
First term of the Decolonial Futures programme 2021-2022 with selected Artist Talks
We Sell Reality: Sudan
A get-together in solidarity with the protests in Sudan
Decolonial Futures: Workshop with Sara Blokland
First term of Decolonial Futures programme 2021-2022
Museum Night 2021
Performances by Art Harder, Cat Smits, DJ Mr. Winter & more
Atelier KITLV: Kreyol Warung
le thinnai kreyol presents an evening of creole commensality and conviviality
Public Hearings: Court for Intergenerational Climate Crimes
Comrades past, present and future vs. the Dutch State, Unilever, ING and Airbus
Exhibition: At Home in Molenwijk
A Retrospective on 'Home in the Molenwijk' at Werkplaats Molenwijk
When the roots start moving
Book presentation + Lecture performance by CHTO DELAT
Workshop: Hey, jij daar aan de andere kant van de stad!
Art workshops in Amsterdam Noord during the Autumn break
Magazine Launch: Kunstlicht - The Worldliness of Oil
The Worldliness of Oil: Recognition and Relations
Finissage: Thuis in de Molenwijk
A festive conclusion of the exhibition at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Amsterdam Assembly: Letting Go of Having to Speak All the Time
A gathering and thinking space for activists, artists, scholars, and other cultural practitioners
Opening: Powerplay – Deals All Over
With We Sell Reality and DJ Crazy
Storytelling gathering: Frigiti Tori
Reflective storytelling workshop with elderly Surinamese in the Netherlands
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 6: Ecologies of Vulnerability and Resistance
Discussion with Edna Bonhomme and J.T. Roane, moderated by Jeff Diamanti
Opening: Court for Intergenerational Climate Crimes
By Josien Pieterse, Radha D’Souza and Jonas Staal, commissioned by Framer Framed
Public Space Installation: QUEER
by United Painting
Participatory performance: Tete-a-Tete
Led by the Amsterdam-based DAY Collective
Drawing Sessions: Taking Stock
Finissage of the exhibition 'Taking Stock'
Exhibition: Taking Stock
by Mariam Elnozahy, Wouter Osterholt, Elke Uitentuis
Exhibition: Proud Aliens
A colourful exhibition by Framer Framed's Open Atelier
Finissage: Proud Aliens
Music, food, drinks and henna to celebrate the last day of the group show by Open Atelier
Concert: Lady Shaynah
A live performance as part of the Grachtenfestival
Outro Weekend: A Joyful Black Manifesto II
Finissage of 'A Funeral for Street Culture'
Project: A Funeral for Street Culture
A group project by Metro54 and Rita Ouédraogo hosted by Framer Framed
Workshop: Hanging Out in the Bookshop
Zine-making workshop and late-night bookshop gathering by Flip Driest, Cengiz Mengüç and Setareh Noorani
Exhibition: Keti Koti Junior
A show commemorating the end of the Dutch trans-Atlantic slave trade
Opening: Proud Aliens & QUEER
Exhibition opening of Framer Framed's Open Atelier and a new public installation by United Painting: QUEER
Female voices: Arte, Substantivo Feminino
On artistic activism against Brazil's anti-abortion law
Summer Activities: Midzomer Mokum 2021
An overview of free workshops for children taking place this summer
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 5: On Slow Violence and the Anti-Spectacle
Film screening and discussion with Connie Zheng and Irene de Craen
Motormond presents: Un-Grasping Street Culture
A lecture exploring the non-hierarchal design element of the current group show
Pillars of Autumn present: The Gods Must Be Crazy
Join us for a gathering of sound systems at Framer Framed
Creative workshop: When in doubt, take a walk
An online exercise connecting the urban experiences of Hong Kong to Amsterdam by walking
Online Film Screenings: Now water can flow or it can crash, my friend
Selected films from Mainland China, Taiwan, South Korea and Hong Kong
Home is a story you carry on your back
ASKV PAO Storytelling Evening: Folk tales of where we’re from
Opening: Amsterdam Roots Festival
Kick off of the festival with a multidisciplinary program on “vulnerability’
Online Discussion: "Ultra" Kinship
A video essay screening and discussion on polymaternalism and alternative kinship
Guided tour in the Molenwijk
Tour at Werkplaats Molenwijk led by Sietske Roorda on public art
Online Roundtable: Live Together Otherwise
On mutual help and collegiality in times of crisis
Keti Koti Junior
Children's commemoration of the history of slavery - Amsterdam East
Launch: Errant Journal #2, Slow Violence
Errant Journal is a concept by Irene de Craen, realised in collaboration with Framer Framed
Opening: Taking Stock
Exhibition Opening with artist Elke Uitentuis
Language for Loneliness
Art education: New words and images for loneliness
At Home in Molenwijk
The photography project for newcomers in the Molenwijk
About the footprints, what we hide in the pockets and other shadows of hope
Chto Delat Online Film Premiere
Exhibition: Shaping Feelings
An online presentation of Framer Framed in collaboration with Amsterdam Museum
Online Roundtable: Resistant Bodies
A public program shedding light on women’s stories in the sites of resistance
Future Today
Workshops for young women in Molenwijk
Atelier KITLV: Zouk is Medicine
On creole manifestations of cultural as a means of resistance with Ari Gautier, Ananya Jahanara Kabir, Jocelyne Beroard & Bonaventure Ndikung
Spring Holiday at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Children activities in Amsterdam North
Online Roundtable: Curating Against Oblivion
A public program exploring curating as a form of resistance and remembrance
Stay Strong Photo Stories
Online photo project for youth
Launch: Now water can flow or it can crash, my friend
A public program exploring art, archive and activism in East Asia and beyond
Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene 4: Musical Hangout
Online workshops for collaborative publication design
Female Voices: Blood, Witches and the Red Lightning Strikes
Online Panel: Artistic Activism Against Polands’s Anti-abortion Law
Symposium: Empowering Voices in the Art World
Online symposium over diversiteit en inclusiviteit in de kunstwereld en in het bijzonder kunstinstellingen
Hackers & Designers Meetup 1: Algorithmic Consensus
Online talk and workshop focused on digital consensus-building
Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene 3: Doodle Lecture
Online workshops for collaborative publication design
Book Presentation: Being Imposed Upon
An online conversation with Gia Abrassart, Anne Wetsi Mpoma, led by Bambi Ceuppens
Art for (and within) a Citizen Scene 1 & 2: Hybrid eXperience
Online workshops for collaborative publication design
Art Education: Through the Lens of Nature
A children's atelier inspired by nature
Atelier KITLV Webinar
Kucini, kallu, kakkus: Creolising India Across the Oceans
Decolonial Futures 2020-2021: Second Term
Online seminar as part of the second term of Decolonial Futures
Up/Root Democracy 4: A Seat for Nature - Reading Room
Online Reading Room: Reflecting on the forgotten rights of the non-human
Up/Root Democracy 3: A Seat for Nature
Online Panel: Reflecting on the forgotten rights of the non-human
Exhibition: From what will we reassemble ourselves
A group exhibition conceived by Anna Dasović and curated by Natasha Marie Llorens
Himmelsbach's Library of Ideas
Artistic reflections of Himmelsbach at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Midwinter children's activities in Amsterdam North
Children's activities during the Christmas holidays in Amsterdam Noord
Midwinter children's activities in Amsterdam East
Children's activities during the Christmas holidays in Amsterdam Oost
Female Voices: Gacha Abortion Pills!
Artistic Activism Against South Korea’s Anti-abortion Law
Book launch: Revolusi
A conversation with David Van Reybrouck, Wim Manuhutu, Sadiah Boonstra, Goenawan Mohamad and Amanda Pinatih
Online Film Program: Damir Avdagić
Online Film Program with Curator Natasha Marie Llorens
Online Film Program: Dania Reymond
Online Film Program with Curator Natasha Marie Llorens
Make a Wish
A Group Exhibition with i-psy Open Atelier Artists
Book Launch: Forces of Art - Perspectives from a Changing World
A joint project by the Prince Claus Fund, Hivos, and the European Cultural Foundation
Up/Root Democracy 2: Algorithms on Trial
Online Panel: Can an algorithm be held culpable in a court of Law?
Online Film Program: Selma Selman
Online Film Program with Curator Natasha Marie Llorens
Up/Root Democracy 1: Resisting Data Extraction
Online Reading Room + Workshop
Exhibition: Temporary Monument - Srebrenica is Dutch history
By Bosnian Girl
Finissage: Temporary Monument – Srebrenica is Dutch History
A tour along 25 portrait photos on the Oranje-Vrijstaatkade led by Chris Keulemans
Decolonial Futures 2020-2021: First Term
Open Call for participants for the Decolonial Futures Cultural Exchange Programme 2020-2022
Pop-up exhibition: It's just a joke?
Pop-up exhibition and artist talk by Pan Asian Collective on anti-Asian racism in Dutch society
Exhibition: Ecognosis
Animation projection in Werkplaats Molenwijk by BetweenTwoHands
Characters in Real Life
Premier, Artist Talk and Movie Screening with TuncTop
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 4: Climate Interventions
Online panel on creating an altered world with Jessika Khazrik, Tega Brain and Claudius Schulze, moderated by Marija Cetinić
Performative: Tar for Mortar - by Comfort Ball
A Performative Food Workshop with Comfort Ball
Meme-ify: An Attempt to Dance Through Pain with Humour
Online Action Research Workshop
Launch: Errant Journal #1, When Are We?
Errant Journal is a concept by Irene de Craen, realised in collaboration with Framer Framed
Opening: From what will we reassemble ourselves & Temporary Monument
Double Exhibition Opening with Anna Dasović and Natasha Marie Llorens
Presentatie postercampagne van #HoeGaatHetEchtMetJe
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 3: Climate Feelings
Online panel on the climate crisis with Ada M. Patterson, Aline Baiana, Clementine Edwards and Tal Beery, moderated by Binna Choi
Exhibition: On the Nature of Botanical Gardens
Contemporary indonesian perspectives by nine Indonesian artists
To Pluto and Back
Two-channel video installation by Aram Lee
Finissage: On the Nature of Botanical Gardens
Featuring a performative lecture investigating the etymology of plant species by artists Amy Pekal and Marit Mihklepp
Artist Talk: On the Nature of Botanical Gardens
With the participation of: Zico Albaquni, Arahmaiani, Lifepatch members Agung ‘Geger’ Firmanto and Agus “Timbil” Tri Budiarto, along with the curator Sadiah Boonstra.
Midzomer Mokum 2020
Queer Youth, Remember Kirvan Fortuin
A panel on LGBTQI+ art, culture and education
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 2: Visibility Politics & Climate Justice
Online panel on intersectional climate justice with Chihiro Geuzebroek, Asuka Kähler and Raki Ap, moderated by Amanda Boetzkes
Workshop: Imagining Futures and Narrative Baskets
The final session of our 'Basket Case' reading room to gather resources for reconnecting in the pandemic.
Online Panel: Prevention is Better than Hate II
Anti-Asian Racism Roundtables
Online Panel: Prevention is Better than Hate
Anti-Asian Racism Roundtables
Reading Room: Basket Case 2 - Cooking and Care
A reversed reading room with a collective “basket” to gather resources for reconnecting in the pandemic.
In Memoriam: Kirvan Fortuin
Memorial Celebration to commemorate the life of Kirvan Fortuin
Crisis Imaginaries, Chapter 1: Climate Transformations
Online panel on the climate crisis with Carola Rackete, Radha D'Souza and Jonas Staal, moderator Jeff Diamanti
Reading Room: Basket Case 1 - Reconnecting in the Pandemic
A reversed reading room with a collective 'basket' to gather resources for reconnecting in the pandemic.
A conversation on: The Power of Doing Nothing
Online panel with Flavia Dzodan, Quinsy Gario, and Joy Mariama Smith
Ten Premises For A Pandemic
Online Panel with Ian Alan Paul
Reading Room: Plastic Hypersea
Reading Room on Contemporary Art and Ecological Awareness
Reading Room: Plastic Hypersea
Reading Room on Contemporary Art and Ecological Awareness
Re-visiting Botanical Gardens
Nieuwe perspectieven op het netwerk van Nederlandse botanische tuinen
Book Launch: 'From Amulet to Artefact' at Werkplaats Molenwijk
'From Amulet to Artefact’ at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Plotting Data: Acts of Collection and Omission
Panel discussion and publication launch on datasets and artistic ways of interfacing them
YAA-award Ceremony 2020
Prijsuitreiking aan vijf Amsterdamse kunstenaars
Atelier of Light
In Atelier of Light children between the age of 3 and 12 can experiment with the natural phenomena of light 
The HMM at Framer Framed
Netwerkbijeenkomst voor enthousiastelingen van internet cultuur
Framer Framed invites New Radicalism
Presentatie van nieuwe talenten op het gebied van digitale kunst en cultuur uit het Midden-Oosten, Noord-Afrika en diaspora
Opening: On the Nature of Botanical Gardens
Contemporary Indonesian Perspectives
Exhibition: Elsewheres Within Here
Curator: Jo-Lene Ong
Finissage: Elsewheres Within Here
The first exhibition Framer Framed presented in its new location 'Elsewheres Within Here' (2019) closes with a finissage.
Reading Room: The Rights of Future Generations
Reading together: 'Rethinking representation: The challenge of non-humans' by Mihnea Tanasescu & 'Enfranchising the future: Climate justice and the representation of future generations' by Inigo Gonzalez-Ricoy and Felipe Rey
Artists Talk: Elsewheres Within Here
With the participation of featured artists Mehraneh Atashi, Milena Bonilla, Sissel Marie Tonn, and Remco Torenbosch, along with curator Jo-Lene Ong
Workshop: ‘Tropical, Objects, Turns’
by Aram Lee
Taal voor eenzaamheid
Educational program with more than 100 students from four high schools in Amsterdam
Reading Room: On Hydrofeminism
Reading together: 'Hydrofeminism: Or, On Becoming a Body of Water' (2012) by Astrida Neimanis
Memoria Plantae: Perspectives on the Dutch Botanical Network
A conversation with Sadiah Boonstra, Andreas Weber en Jennifer Tosch in the lead-up to our upcoming exhibition
Exhibition: Molenwijk Originals
Sci-Fi and Poster Series by artist TuncTop
Manifesto Against Nostalgia
Outdoor Performance by Giulia Crispiani, Golrokh Nafisi and Ahmadali Kadivar
Conversation with Audrey Tang: Digital Minister of Taiwan
About digital democracy, radical transparency and online citizen participation
Museum Night Amsterdam 2019
With performances by Istanbul Queer Art Collective, Shailesh Bahoran, Sytem, Dayna Martinez Morales and guided tour with the curator Jo-Lene Ong.
Intentions and Attentions of Tension in the Tenses – Performance by Natahsa Papadopoulou
Guided tours and a performance by Natasha Papadopoulou
Opening: Elsewheres Within Here
In presence of artists and curator Jo-Lene Ong.
Expositie: Van Amulet tot Artefact
An artistic research to the practice of daily rituals in the Molenwijk, Amsterdam
Uitmarkt 2019
Amsterdam's Annual Cultural Festival
Summer workshops at Werkplaats Molenwijk
On August 1 and 15 with artists Gijsje Heemskerk and Benjamin Li.
Queer Currents Opening
with Evert van Straaten & Dennis Elzinga
PiCMAT in Werkplaats Molenwijk
Weaving paintings of old plastic bags with DAY collective.
Expertmeeting & Exhibition reading, Westfries Museum
An event about museum presentation policies in relation to historically charged topics.
Exhibition: HERE/NOW - Current Visions from Colombia
Twenty artists presenting contemporary art and photojournalism created in the context of Colombia.
Finissage HERE/NOW: Poisoned and Punctum
The final event departing from the exhibition HERE/NOW: Current Visions from Colombia with a performance and a talk by Milena Bonilla and Ana María Gómez López.
Framer Framed anniversary and goodbye party
Come celebrate our anniversary ánd the last month of Framer Framed at the Tolhuistuin with us!
HERE/NOW talk + film screening: Indigenous Knowledge and Activism in Colombia
With guest speakers Tatiana Roa and Mariëlle Videler, and a screening of documentary 'Abel' (2015). Part of a series of events on indigenous activism and land rights, departing from exhibition HERE/NOW.
HERE/NOW artist talk: La Decanatura, 'From the Mule to the Plane'
HERE/NOW artist duo La Decanatura will talk about their exhibited work, as well as their newest film project 'From the Mule to the Plane'.
HERE/NOW talk: Mídia NINJA on indigenous activism and land rights
Part of a series of events on indigenous activism and land rights, departing from the exhibition HERE/NOW: Current Visions from Colombia.
Public art in the Molenwijk - A neighborhood survey by Reinwardt Academy students
Presentation of Reinwardt Academy students into the ideas and opinions of local residents about art in public space.
Expositie: It Never Rains in Streetview (Werkplaats Molenwijk)
Presentatie van derdejaars Breitner Academie studenten.
Opening: It Never Rains in Streetview
Eindexamenexpositie van de Breitner Academie in Werkplaats Molenwijk
Reflections on artistic efforts in relation to the HIV/Aids crisis
Pop-up expositie: Ruilkunst (Breitner Academie)
Als onderdeel van de eindexamenexpositie It Never Rains in Streetview, van de Breitner Academie.
Printing session: Oscar Muñoz’ 'Narcisos'
In the context of exhibition HERE/NOW.
Exhibition: The City is Ours (Werkplaats Molenwijk)
With installations, photography, and videos made by young women in Amsterdam and Tunis, reflecting their visions on what our cities should look like
Kunstlicht Launch Event: Nuclear Aesthetics
Kunstlicht Journal launches their latest issue in a programme filled with art, talks & drinks.
Digital Histories in Africa: Ancient binary code, earth and the future
An event in the Vertical Atlas series, in collaboration with Framer Framed.
Finissage: HERE/NOW at Beautiful Distress House
The exhibition at Beautiful Distress House is on view until 3 April, at Framer Framed until 30 June.
Educatie: Kunstschooldag 2019 bij Framer Framed
Lecture: Mieke Bal - Of What One Cannot Speak: Doris Salcedo
Lecture at Beautiful Distress House, in the framework of exhibition HERE/NOW.
Educational series: Broadcasting from Babylon
On intersectional feminist, queer, and anti-colonial embodied, listening and sounding practices.
'What it feels like to be colored' - Partner event by Dipsaus & Uitgeverij Chaos
Een bijeenkomst van Dipsaus en Uitgeverij Chaos
Symposium: HERE/NOW Current Visions from Colombia
At Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, in the context of exhibition HERE/NOW at Framer Framed and Beautiful Distress House
Project and exhibition: The City is Ours
An exchange project for young women in Amsterdam and Tunis.
Citizenship & Cultural Production #6: Perspectives on Public Space with Cas Bool & Adeola Enigbokan
A neighborhood walk and lecture about the use of public space in the Molenwijk, Amsterdam North
Citizenship & Cultural Production #5: Creative Coding and Workshop Plotting Data
How can we reimagine the performativity of the dataset?
Finale Diasporic Self: Black Love Letters & Manifestos
An event celebrating the final day of Diasporic Self: Black Togetherness as Lingua Franca.
Exhibition: Diasporic Self - Black Togetherness as Lingua Franca
A project initiated by Amal Alhaag and Barby Asante
Exhibition: 50 Years' Molenwijk
The exhibition portrays ’50 Years of Molenwijk’ through a combination of existing material and new work by Florian Braakman
Diasporic Self: Informal gatherings with Anne Krul
Citizenship and Cultural Production #4: Disobedient Art
Workshop with Fossil Free Culture NL, part of Broadcasting from Babylon.
The City is Ours #2: Fotografie & burgerschap
Uitwisselingsproject tussen Amsterdam en Tunis.
Diasporic Self: Lexicon of Black Poetics
This event offers space for (performative) readings that peel away, show, uncover the layers and complexities of black poetics of the everyday.
Citizenship & Cultural Production #3, Workshop Business as Art
With hacker Melanie Rieback, part of public programme Broadcasting from Babylon.
The City is Ours #1: Dit is ook mijn wijk!
Eerste workshop in de The City is Ours reeks.
Diasporic Self: Caring as Lingua Franca - Fiction & Myths of Black Womxnhood
An evening programme i.c.w. Dipsaus podcast.
Citizenship & Cultural Production #2: In-between
With Yara Said and Shailoh Phillips.
Citizenship & Cultural Production #1, Co-creation and the Commons
The first session as part of public programme Broadcasting from Babylon
Opening: Exhibition Diasporic Self: Black Togetherness as Lingua Franca
A project by Amal Alhaag and Barby Asante.
Workshop: Bystander intervention
Over ingrijpen bij straatintimidatie, georganiseerd door Hollaback!. Locatie: Werkplaats Molenwijk.
Black Queerness & Diasporic Lives
An event on everyday intergenerational black queer social life, love and communities to look into the embodied experience of Black Queer people in Europe.
Opening exhibition: 50 Years' Molenwijk
At Framer Framed's new project space, Werkplaats Molenwijk.
Diasporic Self II: Dancing as lingua franca (a gathering in progress)
An event in light of Amsterdam Art Weekend 2018, with Hannah Catherine Jones, Ogutu Muraya, Amal Alhaag and Barby Asante.
Exhibition: UnAuthorised Medium
A group show curated by Annie Jael Kwan
Exhibitions Werkplaats Molenwijk: Marie Hudelot, Suat Ögüt and Şengül Köker
Current exhibitions and programme
Finissage weekend UnAuthorised Medium: Intense Visitations
Performances and presentations in the closing weekend of exhibition UnAuthorised Medium.
Workshop Kunstobject maken
In Werkplaats Molenwijk
Visual consultation Florian Braakman at Werkplaats Molenwijk
Local residents are invited to contribute their own photos to an exhibition about 50 years of Molenwijk neighborhood
Museumnacht Amsterdam 2018
An interactive programme filled with performances by Poetry Circle Nowhere, dance by Don't Hit Mama, body art, tours and more! Centred around exhibition UnAuthorised Medium.
Opening: project space Werkplaats Molenwijk
On 30 September Framer Framed heads deeper into ‘the North’, with the opening of a new, second project space: Werkplaats Molenwijk (Workspace Molenwijk)!
Finissage: Monuments to the Unsung - Public Art Amsterdam
The artwork ‘The First Turk Immigrant or the Nameless Heroes of the Revolution’ from Suat Ögüt 'migrates' to project spaceWerkplaats Molenwijk.
Exhibition: Monuments to the Unsung - Public Art Amsterdam
Part of the collaborative art manifestation Pay Attention Please! in the public space of Amsterdam
Unseen Amsterdam 2018
Framer Framed is part of the City Programme and the Open Gallery Night (22 September), with exhibition UnAuthorised Medium.
Symposium: UnAuthorised Medium - Return and Repatriation
Symposium as part of the opening weekend for exhibition UnAuthorised Medium.
Opening: exhibition UnAuthorised Medium
With curator Annie Jael Kwan and participating artists Noel Ed De Leon, Sau Bin Yap, Erika Tan, and Sung Tieu.
Guided Tour: Art on the Northern IJ-river bank in Amsterdam
In the context of Public Art Amsterdam and Framer Framed's outdoor exhibition 'Monuments to the Unsung'.
Exhibition: A Blueprint for Toads and Snakes
A solo exhibition by Sammy Baloji
Finissage: A Blueprint for Toads and Snakes
With Sammy Baloji, Georges Senga Assani and Heleen Debeuckelaere.
Book launch: When we speak about colonisation
On the occasion of the recent publication by Faassen and Verdijk, and in the context of the running show 'A Blueprint for Toads and Snakes' by Sammy Baloji
Guided Tour: The disappearing of art in Amsterdam-Noord, by Chris Keulemans and Massih Hutak
Part of Public Art Amsterdam and Framer Framed's outdoor exhibition 'Monuments to the Unsung'.
Curator tour: A Blueprint for Toads and Snakes
A tour by Vincent van Velsen.
Symposium: Teacher as conceptual artist
Organised by the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten (Amsterdam University of the Arts) on 26 May and 2 & 3 June.
Exhibition: Pressing Matters
Featuring 24 Indonesian artists brought together by artist Kevin van Braak
Finissage Pressing Matters + Workshop 'Also-Class'
With artists reinaart vanhoe and Shraddha Borawake on the topic 'also-space', and a guided tour by artist Kevin van Braak.
Pedagogies of Violence, Pedagogies of Care
Part of 'Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education - A Week with Angela Davis'. Hosted by Amal Alhaag & Maria Guggenbichler.
Pressing Matters: Exhibition tour & artist talk with Ignasius Dicky Takndare
Joined in conversation by artist Kevin van Braak & moderator Nancy Jouwe.
Printing sessions Pentagonal Icositetrahedron
During the course of the exhibition there will be several printing sessions where new prints are produced and added to the exhibition.
Opening: Pressing Matters
In presence of artists Kevin van Braak and Ipeh Nur
Finissage: Some Things Hidden
A conversation between artist Lynn Hershman Leeson & curator Nina Folkersma, and a guided tour by artist Charlott Markus.
Exhibition: Some Things Hidden
In collaboration with Castrum Peregrini, curated by Nina Folkersma and Charlott Markus
Some Things Hidden: Tour by artist Charlott Markus
A guided tour through the exhibition 'Some Things Hidden', by artist & co-curator Charlott Markus.
Exhibition: Chomma, with work by Jody Brand
Unseen exhibition in the public hallways of the Tolhuistuin, with work by South African photographer Jody Brand
Some Things Hidden: Film screening 'Herengracht 401'
Documentary on the controversial history of Castrum Peregrini, followed by a conversation with filmmaker Janina Pigaht, Frans Damman (Castrum Peregrini) and Josien Pieterse.
Some Things Hidden: Tour by curator Nina Folkersma
Curator Nina Folkersma gives a guided tour of the exhibition 'Some Things Hidden'!
Performance: Alexis Blake - Anthology of Anger
Performance in the context of exhibition 'Some Things Hidden'.
Undercurrents: Art/Production/Mobility/...
A program by Hotel Maria Kapel in collaboration with Framer Framed.
Paranoia Phenomenon: Transparency and censorship in the social media age
New Democracy 26.
Exhibition: House of Wisdom
Curated by Collective Çukurcuma (Naz Cuguoğlu and Mine Kaplangı)
Finissage: Collectively (Re)shaping the Archive
Finissage of exhibition House of Wisdom, in collaboration with Casco and 7 Hills Foundation.
Young Collector's Circle at Framer Framed: Engaged Art
Why is it interesting for a collector to immerse himself in engaged art?
Collective Çukurcuma invites... Day 2: Curator tour + House of Wisdom artist talks
An extensive program tying into the House of Wisdom exhibition theme.
Collective Çukurcuma invites... Day 1: Curator tour
A public program tying into the House of Wisdom exhibition theme.
Seminar: Tracing migration through textiles
Hosted at Framer Framed, curated by Christel Vesters as part of the long-term project Touch/Trace.
Paranoia Phenomenon #1: Open (Your) Data
Talk and workshop by Erdem Dilbaz, founder of Nerdworking.
Art as Resistance #2: Taking the oil out of the arts
BP or Not BP and Fossil Free Culture NL wil introduce participants to the impact of political artistic interventions.
Humans of the Institution: Censorship & Strategy working group
A programme as part of Amsterdam Art Weekend.
Exhibition opening: House of Wisdom
With an opening performance by Istanbul Queer Art Collective.
Exhibition: It Won't Be Long Now, Comrades!
Curated by Inga Lāce en Katia Krupennikova
Finissage and book launch: The Missing
Finissage of the exhibition 'It Won't Be Long Now, Comrades!' and the book launch of School of Missing Studies.
Love, comedy, and communism in Lubitsch's Ninotchka, and the work of Alexandra Kollontai
A lecture by Aaron Schuster in the context of exhibition 'It Won't Be Long Now, Comrades!'.
Museumnight Amsterdam 2017
Featuring the pop-up museum I’m So Angry, I Made a Sign
¡No pasarán!
Lecture 'Sporen van de Spaanse burgeroorlog in Amsterdam Noord'.
Pedagogies of the Opaque (I): Black Schools: Learning for and by Black Futures
The first gathering in a series of public research events for, with and about ex-centric cultural, communal and collective practices and thinking.
Triptych event: A Rap on Race Revisited (part II & III) – Read My World
Part of the Read My World festival.
Black art with Quinsy Gario - Read My World
A series of talks and performances as part of the Read My World festival.
Triptych event: A Rap on Race Revisited (part I) - Read My World
Part of the Read My World festival.
The Queer Series invites: Instanbul Queer Art Collective
The fifth edition of the Queer Series, a program of public events focusing on queer elements of artworks, art colletives and art archives.
Yvette Mutumba – Public talk about visibility of contemporary art from African perspectives
In collaboration with the Mondriaan Fonds, Framer Framed hosts a lecture by Yvette Mutumba.
Hallway exhibition: Heritage
With work by photographer Marie Hudelot
Exhibition: HOME
With work by Marjan Teeuwen, Ezz Al Zanoon and Rawan Mahady, curated by Meta Knol
Live conversation HOME #4: The politics of autonomous art
A panel discussion in the context of the exhibition 'HOME' about the supposed neutrality of autonomous art
Live conversation HOME #3: The political construction of HOME
An event in the context of the exhibition 'Home' on the construction of home in a context of violence and destruction.
Live conversation HOME #2: The Nakba, Heritage and Cultural Memory
Event in the context of the exhibition 'HOME'.
Live conversation HOME #1: Imaginations of HOME
An event in the context of exhibition HOME.
Symposium: Declassified - How to Un/Engender the Ethnographic Object?
On the (historical) construction of gender and sexuality within the ethnographic collecting practices of museums.
Exhibition: In the future everything will be as certain as it used to be
Exhibition in collaboration with AAMU - Museum of contemporary Aboriginal art, in light of their closure
Symposium: In the future everything remains uncertain
A discussion on art collection policy in the Netherlands.
Open lecture series: Influence of colonialism on artistic expressions in former Dutch colonies
March/April 2017.
Lecture: Ellen de Vries - Nola Hatterman and art in Surinam
Lecture by researcher and publicist Ellen de Vries, about the work of Nola Hatterman in Amsterdam and Suriname.
Lecture: Iwan Sewandono - The outframed framed in: modern Indonesian Painters
Lecture by anthropologist Iwan Sewandono, on modern Indonesian painters in the Dutch Indies, in the 1930s and after.
Lecture: Paul Faber - Modern Surinamese Art, 1945-1980
Lecture (in Dutch) on modern Surinamese art, by art historian & publicist Paul Faber.
Performance: Report from Prison
Performance 'Report from Prison', initiated by Russian artist Gluklya.
Lecture: Gábor Pusztai on the work of László Székely
Lecture on the work by artist László Székely, who lived and worked in the former Dutch Indies.
Lecture: Remco Raben - The modern art & literature of the Indies/Indonesia
In this lecture, Remco Raben will discuss the cultural discourses in Indonesia in the 1940s and 1950s.
Lecture: Meme Wars - Internet culture and the ‘alt-right’
Mapping the emergence of a large white supremacist subculture by Florian Cramer
Exhibition: As If - The Media Artist as Trickster
On politically inspired media art that uses deception in all its forms. Curated by Annet Dekker and David Garcia i.c.w. Ian Alan Paul
Exhibition: In One's Breath - Nothing Stands Still
Framer Framed is part of international art fair Art Rotterdam (2017) with work by Tuan Mami
Symposium: Vox Populi and The Syrian Archive
Public debate on the relationship between digital archiving practices and activism.
Exhibition: Re(as)sisting Narratives in South Africa
Exploring lingering legacies of colonialism between South Africa and the Netherlands through engaging with contemporary artists from both countries
Exhibition: Re(as)sisting Narratives
Exploring lingering legacies of colonialism between South Africa and the Netherlands through engaging with contemporary artists from both countries
Side exhibition: Elyor Nematov
A view onto the daily lives of women in the Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan
Exhibition: What We Have Overlooked
A collection presentation of Museum Arnhem, curated by Mirjam Westen
Unseen: tours Re(as)sisting Narratives, door Judith Westerveld
Unseen Photography Photo Fair & Festival tours by artist Judith Westerveld.
Exhibition: Voices Outside the Echo Chamber
Questioning Myths, Facts and Framings of Migration, curated by Katayoun Arian
Exhibition: Society by Akona Kenqu
With work by Akona Kenqu, on the skate culture in Johannesburg, South Africa
Project overview: PATTERNS & Impossible Dialogues (2016)
Overview of the project and program surrounding PATTERNS / Impossible Dialogues. Perspectives from within & about Central and Eastern Europe in the social sciences, arts and history.
Exhibition: herman de vries / basic values
Exhibition with works by artist herman de vries; a celebration of the cultural and biological diversity of Indonesia. Curated by Roel Arkesteijn
Exhibition: Iran’s Women’s Movement - On the Archive of Sadiqe Dowlatabadi
An exhibition on the emergence of the women’s movement in Iran, at the beginning of the 20th century. Curated by Azadeh Fatehrad
Framer Framed at Art Rotterdam 2016
As part of the Intersections area, a stage for young talent in contemporary art.
Exhibition: El Órgano Oriental
Een presentatie met werk van Antonio Jose Guzman en een live interactief programma, onder de titel Water No Get Enemy, samengesteld door Amal Alhaag
Exhibition: Koempels
50 years since the closing of the mines in the South of The Netherlands, we present the lingering traces of this fossil fuel era on contemporary art. Curator: Lene ter Haar
Exhibition: Common Ground
Featuring work by Charl Landvreugd and Antonio Jose Guzman
Exhibition: Ancestral Blues - Return to the State of L3
A research on a hybrid Transatlantic culture curated by Vincent van Velsen
Exhibition: Simuda Nyuma - Forward Ever Backward Never
A contemporary interpretation of missing documents in an Ugandan archive of Ham Mukasa. Curated by Robinah Nansubug and Andrea Stultiens
Side-expo: 'Venus' masks
By Shertise Solano & Ronald de Graaff. In addition to the 'Embodied Spaces' exhibition.
Exhibition: Embodied Spaces
An exhibition curated by Christine Eyene on the body, gender and identity.
Public encounters in the context of the exhibition Embodied Spaces.
Filthy Mouth - Dirty Politics
Experimental conference on the relationship between vulgar language, radical feminism.
Pop-up Shop: MINEshop, MINEcollection during Amsterdam Fashion Week
Unique MINEcollection and fashion event.
Exhibition: Crisis of History #3 - Beyond History
Curated by Robert Kluiver and Elham Puriyamehr
Reflection committee, an experiment with inclusive curating
About the creation of the public programme Crisis of History.
Educational project: Irbid Exchange
An education exchange project between Irbid (Jordan), and Amsterdam (the Netherlands).
Program surrounding the Crisis of History #3 exhibition
During the exhibition Crisis of History #3 - Beyond History there will be a special event on every Tuesday night with film screenings, lectures and guided tours.
Exhibition: Look across the water!
A photographic exchange project between youngsters from Amsterdam Noord and Brooklyn, NY.
Voice-over Noord
Performances and bustour through Amsterdam Noord.
Voice-over Noord - Part Two
Bustour with performances and lectures about the North of Amsterdam.
Program surrounding the exhibition Crisis of History #2
Every Tuesday there is a public program related to the exhibition of films, performances, artist talks and debate.
Exhibition: Crisis of History #2 - Fight History
Curated by Robert Kluijver
Exhibition: The End Of This Story (And the Beginning of All Others)
Curated by Katayoun Arian
Exhibition: artBRUUT
artBRUUT’s mission is to show the work of talented homeless people within the established art scene of Amsterdam
Exhibition: Costume Bureau
A collection presentation of Museum Het Domein, curated by Roel Arkesteijn
Exhibition: Maydan - Hundred Portraits
100 Faces of the Ukrainian revolution by Emeric Lhuisset
Exhibition: Crisis of History #1
Curated by Robert Kluijver
Symposium: Art and Political Conflict
On the relationship between art and political conflict and how it has been reshaped by digital media and the internet.
Program surrounding the exhibition Crisis of History #1
Film, theatre, literature, music, debate, guided tours and art criticism.
Tours through the exhibition Crisis of History #1
By Soheila Najand, director InterArt.
First graffiti festival in Kabul, Afghanistan
Programme 'Speaking from the Heart'
Every Tuesday evening during the duration of the exhibition an extensive program with artists, activists, scientists and social organizations will be organized.
Exhibition: Speaking from the Heart - The Polemic Sensibility from Iran
Curated by Shaheen Merali
Symposium: Contested History
A symposium on the (re)presentation of Dutch-Indonesian colonial history in museums.
Opening Framer Framed at Tolhuistuin
Opening exhibition Crisis of History.
Panel discussion: Iraqi Stories
Framer Framed organizes in cooperation with Cineblend and Dancing on the Edge an evening with artists from Iraq.
World Art and the Imperial Imagination
A workshop on the interface of contemporary art, postcolonial theory and cultural museology.
Mining, Memories and the Body: An evening with a.o. Melanie Bonajo
Addressing the politics and poetics of changing industries, such as mining.
Impossible Dialogues - Contested memories, conflicting presences
Presentation of a long-term interdisciplinary research project is conceived by curators Katia Krupennikova, Inga Lāce and Margaret Tali.
De-toothing Africa - An evening with an intimate reading of a family archive
A cinematic installation that is fueled by film abstracts, family archives, readings, music, performance and soundscapes.
Notes On Excavating And Writing The Past
Storytelling-event on the occasion of the exhibition ‘The End of This Story (And The Beginning of All Others)’
Lecture: Caroline Drieënhuizen - Musea in the Dutch East Indies
To what extent are museums reflective instrumental in the creation of colonial narratives, histories and national identities?
International Women's Day at Framer Framed
Opening exhibition Society and lecture by Chandra Frank.
Queerly There? Queer Art in Czech and Slovak Context
Lecture by Zuzana Štefková on explicit voicing out of the issues of sexuality and gender non-normativity in Czech and Slovak context.
Oral History and the audiovisual archive
Oral history as a complementary to the archive of written historical sources.
Imagining and capturing resistance
A discussion on creating and archiving images of resistance, at Atria.
Museumnacht: Atelier Revolutionair
Programme with lectures, interventions, music and performances.
Cultural Heritage and Shared Knowledge
A panel discussion on the concept and use of cultural heritage.
Advice Dutch Culture Council: Framer Framed in BIS subsidy plan
The Dutch Culture Council advises the Dutch Minister to grant Framer Framed a place in the BIS 2017-2020 subsidy.
The View of the East
On the position of islamic art in Dutch art institutions.
The View of the Artist
A panel discussion between artists and museum curators.
In Dialogue I: Deciphering and Reclaiming Histories
Artist talk with collaborating artists Papa Shabani and Xenson Znja.
David Bade Draws Heerlen: Amsterdam Edition
Artist David Bade visits Framer Framed with his mobile workspace.
The View of Self - Blak on Blak
Blak on Blak - reading Australian blak art, myth and reality in perceptions of contemporary indigenous practice.
The Exotic View
About the role of cultural memory organizations in a multi cultural society
The Story Might Not Be Complete
A discussion on erasure and the archive.
Football match Molenwijk
An alternative football match organised by artist in residence Anan Striker
The Guided View
On museum presentations, the construction of a national identity and the Dutch historical canon.
The Colonial Gaze
On the historical preconceptions that determine our view of art.
Plak Attack: A Paper Monument in Public Space
Join us for a guerrilla art paste workshop with artists Domenique Himmelsbach de Vries and Kevin van Braak.
The artist as anthropologist
Debate about the boundaries between art and science
The Slanted View
On the practice of art criticism and the criteria of evaluation used by Dutch art institutions.
Symposium: Shared Heritage - Theory and Practice
A symposium on the traces of Dutch colonial history in the Netherlands and the former Dutch colonies overseas.
Indigenous Art Now!
Forum and launch for Artlink Indigenous.
Collecting without Borders
Ethnographic, historical and art museums in dialogue on collecting and presenting global art.
Participation Theater from Iran
A performance by Alireza Keymanesh.
Presence of an Absence
An investigation into the relationship between objects, experiences and identity.
We Are Public tour
Guided tour through the exhibition 'basic values' by curator Roel Arkesteijn.
What Did You Expect to See?
Discussion on the exhibitions SuriNedWerk & Paramaribo Perspectives.
Close Encounters of the Caribbean Kind II. On Decolonial Aesthetics and European Blackness
Lecture and round table discussion in the context of the exhibition Who is more sci-fi than us?
Gerilja Talks: Nancy Jouwe x Black Women in the Dutch Arts Scene
On the valuable contributions that Black women have made to the Dutch arts scene.
Straatpraatj(i)es: Onthoud jy nog
An intervention by Burning Museum in the Transvaalquarter, Amsterdam.
In Dialogue II: Questioning the explorer
With a historical re-enactment by performing artist Xenson Znja.
On the tension between Europe and what was once constructed as the 'Orient'
hard//hoofd festival & Framer Framed
Encounter with Roel Arkesteijn curator of the Costume Bureau exhibition.
Framer Framed and Prince Claus Fund present two tours
Guided tours at the Institute of Social History and the Prince Claus Fund Gallery.
Lecture: Contested sites, contaminated landscapes and Eastern-European 'bloodlands'
Lecture by Roma Sendyka (Associate Professor, Krakow), on memorial sites.
Symposium: Multiscript typography
Event with Khatt Foundation presenting the Typographic Matchmaking in the Maghrib.
Questioning representations of migration in artistic practice
A dialogue with Angela Anderson and Katayoun Arian.
Re(as)sisting Narratives in context
A conversation in the context of exhibition 'Re(as)sisting Narratives' with curator Chandra Frank, participating artist Judith Westerveld, and moderator Jennifer Tosch.
Exploring the fringes of Europe
Film screenings by Maarten de Kroon and Pavel Braila.
Kunstlicht presents: ‘Cultural Policies: Agendas of Impact’
Presentation of Kunstlicht issue, 'Cultural Policies: Agendas of Impact'.
North Reacts!
Framer Framed nodigt inwoners van Noord uit om de nieuwe expozaal en de tentoonstelling Crisis of History te komen bezichtigen
Cultural Diplomacy and Creative Activism
Event about Creative Activism by DutchCulture.
Collecting without boundaries. Creating a future-proof museum
A discussion on collection exchange, mobility and museum collaboration.
BE.BOP 2014 - Spiritual Revolutions & 'The Scramble for Africa'
Curated by Alanna Lockward.
The Knights Move presents: Jasmijn Visser
Event with The Knights Move and Jasmijn Visser on the geopolitical side of human organisation.
Lecture and conversation with Ena Jansen, Karin Amatmoekrim
Lecture by Ena Jansen about her book 'Bijna Familie', followed by a conversation with writer Karin Amatmoekrim.
Queer Series: Wu Tsang’s WILDNESS
Screening of the documentary WILDNESS (2012) by Wu Tsang.
Conversation with photographer and researcher Marjolein van Pagee
Research on the so-called ‘Politionele Acties’ of the Netherlands in Indonesia; the Dutch military interventions during the Indonesian National Revolution.
Parade Molenwijk
Music parade for all ages in the Molenwijk
Framer Framed Expertmeeting
Following the solo exhibition of Shilpa Gupta and the exhibition Vlisco: Six Yards Guaranteed Dutch Design Framer Framed organizes in collaboration with the Museum of Modern Art Arnhem an expert meeting.
Dutch & Indonesian perspectives on 1945-1949
Event with Histori Bersama foundation / Marjolein van Pagee in collaboration Koneksi-Connectie on Dutch & Indonesian historical perspectives.
Symposium: 'The Society of Post-Control'
Extended conversation on the emergence, consequences, and activist responses to the Society of Post-Control.
Talkshow De Dissident/Mag Het Licht Aan festival
Talkshow in de context of the exhibition 'Embodied Spaces' with Amal Alhaag, Molemo Moiloa, Evan Ifekoya, Arsham Parsi and CB Berghouwer.
Closing day exhibition Crisis of History #2 - Fight History
Framer Framed at Tolhuistuin, 16.00 till 18.00.
Symposium: Art as Resistance #1
One day symposium on art as resistance, focusing on diversity, involving communities and the local relevance of a place.
Partner event: Read My World - Talkshow What Comes from Afar
Literary festival Read My World takes place across Tolhuistuin, including several events at Framer Framed.
Hacking History
A brainstorming about the relationship between the Netherlands and Indonesia and its representation in public space.
Documentary: 'From My Syrian Room'
Directed by Hazem Alhamwi.
Lectures: contemporary art in Iran
With Hamid Severi and Farzan Sojoodi.
Partner event: Read My World - HüzünProject
Literary festival Read My World takes place across Tolhuistuin, including several events at Framer Framed.
Book launch: Sadik Kwaish Alfraji
Edited by curator and critic Nat Muller.
Performance: My Tongue Softens On The Other Name
Interactive performance reflecting on the exhibition Re(as)sisting Narratives, through taking inspiration from a poem by Gabeba Baderoon.
Opening: Some Things Hidden at Castrum Peregrini
A two part exhibition opening at Castrum Peregrini in November 2017 and at Framer Framed in January 2018.
Lecture: Curating Body Narratives by Christine Eyene
Masterclass by Christine Eyene on her research and curatorial practice dealing with the body in contemporary art from Africa and the Diaspora.
World premiere documentary 'Calais: Welcome to the jungle' + nagesprek
Thursday May 5th 2016, 20:00 - 22:00, at the FabCity Campus
24H Noord: exhibition tours Re(as)sisting Narratives
Exhibition visit and tours by artist Judith Westerveld during the 24H Noord event.
Art and Political Conflict
Tactical Media - the intersection of art, media, political activism and technological experimentation.
Symposium: Suspended Histories
On the colonial past of the Van Loon family, and ways in which that past is presented and represented in Museum Van Loon.
Table Ronde: Oral History in the Jewish Historical Museum
On the role of personal stories in the museum.
The Archive: unveiling the present
An evening about the notion of the archive in political issues
Burning Museum: Addressing the headquarters
Cut, paste, snip, plak, sak, pap, plat, bek!
24h Noord at Framer Framed
Guided tours by participating artist Keetje Mans.
Lecture: Gerard Lemos - Outsiders in Contemporary Art
In the context of the exhibition artBRUUT, Framer Framed presents a lecture on the contribution of outsiders to contemporary art.
Remapping Europe screenings: Migrant perspectives & superdiversity
Screening short films as part of the Doc Next Media Collection, that show perspectives from young migrants in Europe.
New World Academy: Book launch graphic novel 'Louie Jalandoni, Revolutionary'
Book launch on the Philippine revolutionair Louie Jalandoni.
Museumnight Amsterdam 2015
Documentary, spoken word, Music and guided tours.
Tori with Jay Pather
Tori evening with Jay Pather.
Diasporic self: sound as lingua franca
The closing event to the exhibition 'Ancestral Blues'.
Feminist art practice today: pushing the boundaries
Dialogue on what feminist art practice means today; with Iris Kensmil, Chandra Frank, Elizabeth Kleinveld and Milo van der Maaden.
Museumnacht Amsterdam 2016
Framer Framed programme during Museumnacht 2016.
Book launch: Changing Perspectives & UNFIXED
Two upcoming publications give an impression of the current debate on globalisation and diversity in contemporary art.
Screening: The Turtles' Song: a Moroccan revolution
Film screening in cooperation with Cinema Arabe.
Feminist Memory: Digging the Black Archives
On the representation and presence of black women in institutional and unconventional archives
Narratives on Iran
An evening in collaboration with Cineblend and Dancing on the Edge.
Presentation from Syrious Mission
On a Dutch organisation in Jordan, that connects Syrian refugees with the local community.
Event: Farewell to the hermetic monoculture
Lecture by curator Mirjam Westen on the rol of art institutions in a rapidly changing global context.
Artist Talk with Tammam Azzam en Shadi al Zaqzouq
Panel discussion with participating artists in the exhibition Crisis of History #2.
Documentary: Image Acts
A film by Aylin Kuryel on the connection between visual culture and nationalism in Turkey.
Queer Series #1: Somos Libres!? Queer Amsterdam in the ‘80s
Screenings of the film by Miguel-Ángel Cárdenas and Daniel Brun on gay Amsterdam in the 1980's.
Film screening 'Jalan'
A film about informal street economy in Jogjakarta, by artist Su Tomesen. Presented in the context of exhibition 'Pressing Matters'.
Renaissance #2 - WithSyria
A multidisciplairy program with music, debate and visual arts. The program is an initiative of Framer Framed in collaboration with Rajae El Mouhandiz.
Face to Face, a shared story
An educational exchange program between Cape Town and Amsterdam
Industrial Transitions: on the NSDM Shipyard and the former Dutch mining regions
Discussion on the transitions of post-industrial area's.
A public panel discussion on self-representation of women from former Yugoslavia.
Close Encounters of the Caribbean Kind
Artist talk around the exposition Who More Sci-Fi Than Us?
VENUS: the anti-hero hero
An interactive programme that explores the historically violent imageries surrounding Venus.
Lecture: On the (re)construction of cultural heritage in Syria and Iraq
Lecture by Nour Munawar, in the context of exhibition As If.
Renaissance #1- The Dutch Spring
A lively program with music, debate and visual arts.
On the intersection of technology, privacy and body politics.
Akona Kenqu - photography series Society now for sale
The photography series Society by Akona Kenqu (ZA) has been exhibited at Framer Framed from March-May 2016.
Panel discussion: Van Gogh on Demand – On Making and Faking in China
A discussion on fake art, the meaning of authenticity, and the role of China in artistic copyright infringement.
Impossible Dialogues - First Edition
Curated by Katia Krupennikova, Margaret Tali and Inga Lace.
Workshop: Solidariteit vandaag in onze neokoloniale tijd
Hoe kun je solidair zijn met de strijd van anderen vanuit een witte neokoloniale context?
Finissage: Monuments to the Unsung
Framer Framed sets in motion one of the works of art: the mobile 'The First Turk Immigrant or the Nameless Heroes of the Revolution' by artist Suat Ögüt 'migrates' from its current location on the IJ-river bank deeper into North, to Molenwijk.
Traveling Feet: a conversation on contemporary art and migration
A program with Marres, House for Contemporary Culture.
Lecture: Sara Blokland - Srefidensi and the reproduction of a family history
Lecture by Sara Blokland, about her art and the the project SrefidensiFoto, photo archives and the role of memory and identity in her work.
A Festival of Project Spaces: Performance by Kirvan Fortuin
Event as part of A Festival of Project Spaces; a performance by choreographer and dancer Kirvan Fortuin
Lecture: The work of artist Patricia Kaersenhout and artist Charl Landvreugd
Artists Patricia Kaersenhout & Charl Landvreugd will each present a lecture on their artistic practice.
New Democracy: Digital Commons
Can we revitalise democracy by designing and developing community owned digital and online spaces?
Lecture: Rose Mary Allen - Oral history as autobiography
Lecture by Dr. Rose Mary Allen, on oral history in the context of Curacao.
Border thinking? Unsettling concepts of border regimes and the Migratory Control System
Event in the context of the exhibition Voices Outside the Echo Chamber on the European Migratory Control System.
Filthy Mouth, Dirty Politics #2
An 'anti-conference conference', experimenting with transgressive speech acts, filthy, vulgar language, radical feminism and digital (non) spaces.