AmsterdamSeen ~ Free Photography Exhibition @ Kunsthal Citroën

For years and years the large white building at Stadionplein has been a home for car dealer Citroën. Earlier this year they left this building completely empty. The Kunsthal Citroën wants to use all that space to display modern art, a perfect way to use it! AmsterdamSeen is their first exhibition and it covers the…
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FREE Photo Exhibition @ Sarphatipark: Do Dog Owners Look Like Their Dogs or Do They Start Looking Like Them?

Dogs and their owners can be intruiging couples: they seem to look a lot like each other. But how does this happen? Dutch photographer Metje Blaak, (in)famous from her career as a prostitute, investigates this wonderful but strange connection between dogs & their humans. Her photos can be seen on big billboards in the Sarphatipark….
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World Press Photo 15 Exhibition @ Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam

Last weekend the Nieuwe Kerk opened its doors for the exhibition World Press Photo 15. Each year the best press photos are gathered and the Nieuwe Kerk is the first stop on the worldwide tour of this international press photography contest. It’s an exhibition with lots of different images, some are beautiful and intriguing, others can…
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Huge Exhibition of the Work of Anton Corbijn in The Hague

If you have been following the pop and rock music scene for over the last 20 years, it will be impossible that you haven’t seen any work by Dutch photographer and director Anton Corbijn. Over the years he has worked with so many musicians, to name just a few (really a few…): U2, Depeche Mode,…
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Out Of Town: ‘Wildlife Photographer of the Year’ @ Museon

Each year a selection of the best entries of the international Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition is shown to the public with an exhibition at the museum Museon in The Hague. The competition is highly regarded with photographers from all over the world sending in their best shots. There’s also a competition for kids!…
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Beautiful Photography Book: “New Visions of the Netherlands”

Jurjen Drenth is a Dutch photographer who is well known for his travel photography and landscape photography. The Netherlands often is a subject of his photography work. Together with Dutch writer Martijn de Rooij he created a book to show the many sites of the Netherlands in a way the locals see it everyday. Inside…
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Photo Exhibition ‘Gender Free Zone’

Photographer Petra van Velzen is exploring gender diversity in her exhibition ‘Gender Free Zone’. Her pictures and movies show men and women during their gender transition. Van Velzen believes gender is a continuum and not merely divided into ‘man’ and ‘woman’. Location: ABC Treehouse Voetboogstraat 11 Admission: free of charge 30th of July till 1st…
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Photography Exhibition: Homosexuality in Senegal

On July 25th an intriguing exposition will open in the Melkweg Gallery: ‘Dans le Milieu’ by photographer Ernst Coppejans. Coppejans visited Senegal for his work as product designer but, being gay, he never felt he could be himself there. In Senegal all forms of homosexuality are punishable. He went back and made a serie of…
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Guided Tour Fotografie Museum Amsterdam (Foam)

Do you like photography, but want to know more than meets the eye? Join for the free guided tour in Foam & get to know all there is about the photo’s in the exhibitions. If you like, you can also grab a dinner before the tour in the museumcafe!   Entrance fee Foam: 9,50 euro…
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