Public Program Mind Your Step

Sunday, October 4 3:00-6:00 pm: opening 4:00 pm and 5:00 pm short teaser walk&draw Liesje van den Berk Saturday, October 10 1:00 -3:00 pm and 4:00-6:00 pm Atmospheres (Body as …Read more

Mind Your Step

From October 4th – November, 29th, 2020 Zone2Source will organize an exhibition about walking and knowing in which artists and other thinkers/makers are invited to develop interactive walks that set off mobility as a means of understanding the world. Featuring: Tim Knowles, Esther Hovers, Malú Cayetano Molina & Sonia Pérez, Chikako Watanabe, Iris Hoppe, Justin Bennett, Naomi Bueno de Mesquita, Tom Bekkers, Liesje van den Berk, Isolde Venrooy, Ienke Kastelein

Corona Rituals, performance by Vilbjørg Broch

Vilbjørg Broch travels through Europa to perform ‘Corona Rituals, Chamber Music during a Mass Psychosis’, a live concert for voice and electronics. On Sunday 23rd August she will perform at Zone2Source, location Glazen Huis

Seed bomb travels through Europa

The rocket with seeds from artist Jos Volkers of Ecological Space Engineering is on its way to the Netherlands. Jos left Romania on Tuesday. The seed bomb can be seen at Zone2Source in the Amstelpark from 15 August to 5 September

Sissel Marie Tonn wins the BAD award

Sissel Marie Tonn has won the Bio Art & Design Award (BAD Award) for the project ‘Becoming a sentinel species’. She showed the work project Cartographies of the vanishing now with Jonathan …Read more

Exploded View exhibition

Exploded View is a group exhibition in and about the Amstelpark which shows the results of a research 12 artists have conducted over the last year into the Amstelpark. This exhibition is a collaboration with Clue+/heritage studies of the Vrije Universiteit.

Opening: 26 July 2020( 3-6 PM)

Bioremediating Missile by Jos Volkers

The Bioremediating Missile by Jos Volkers, worlds largest seed bomb, is coming the Zone2Source in the Amstelpark, Amsterdam (August 15th – September 5th, 2020)

Curdin Tones

          Entangled moments of intimate publicness: Out of myself/ fuori di testa   Public parks promise public life: hanging out with or without purpose, meeting or …Read more

collectief walden

      Collectief Walden sees in the Amstelpark (and the Floriade in particular) the ultimate way of controlling nature. In our research, we want to dedicate ourselves to ‘taming’ …Read more

Wild Amsterdam, Deltaplan Biodiversity

Zone2Source doet mee aan de oproep Wild Amsterdam, een Deltaplan Biodiversiteitsherstel voor een natuurrijk Amsterdam (2020 – 2025). Het Deltaplan is een aanpak in 10 projecten, variërend van Amsterdam als parkstad: ‘alle …Read more

Zoo of the Future

In collaboration with ZOOOF, Zone2Source presents the project Zoo of the Future. The ZOOOF exhibition opens again for restricted audience during weekends (13.00-17.00) and under booking for week days. Visitors are allowed only four at a time while keeping the 1,5 distance.

Performance Mission to the Moon

The performance Mission to the Moon will take place on the Moon Gallery Garden startday 6 June, 2020 between 15:00 – 18:00. The team of Mission to the Moon consisting …Read more

Moon Gallery Garden

For the exhibition Moon Gallery Garden (6 June – 12 July 2020) a prototype of a lunar lander with rovers and telescopes settles in het Glazen Huis along a selection of Moon Gallery artworks and prototypes designed to be sent to the Moon, and additionally also a space suit. Start 6 June with a Mission to the Moon performance at 3 PM

Barbara Neves Alves and Pedro Manuel

In working at the Amstelpark, I am considering how, along the centuries efforts towards understanding and cataloguing nature largely developed together with projects of colonization and contributed to set out …Read more

Birthe Leemeijer

The work of Birthe Leemeijer is part of Exploded View During our first collective stroll through the Amstelpark a recurring topic of conversation was plant intelligence and sensitivity. The question …Read more

Jasper Coppes

The work of Jasper Coppes is part of Exploded View Wasteland There is a growing interest in archeology to regard this discipline as a critical involvement in the production of …Read more

Pavèl van Houten

The work of Pavèl van Houten is part of Exploded View Take care of the park Both in Rome in the Parco Via Appia Antica, and in Amsterdam in the …Read more

Eline Kersten

The work of Eline Kersten is part of Exploded View Humming Trees Trees are living fossils. Through their slow but gradual growth, small birches can become giants over time. However, …Read more

Wouter Osterholt

The work of Wouter Osterholt is part of Exploded View Growing Resistance An ecological disaster exercise in the Amstelpark, Amsterdam The Amstelpark emerged from the large-scale horticultural exhibition the ‘Floriade’ …Read more

Leonid Tsvetkov

The work of artist Leonid Tvetkov is part of Exploded View, read more I started this project by thinking about the paths I navigate through the park. At first I …Read more

Jacqueline Heerema

The work op Jaqueline Heerema is part of Explode View, read more Breath of Soil(s), Jacqueline Heerema Artist Jacqueline Heerema explores the phenomenon of ‘time’ and the representation of nature-culture …Read more

ZOOOF Open Call in Metropolis M

On 20th of April Metropolis M published an article on a number of Open Calls more or less related to the Covid-19 situation. Also the letter to an animal in the Zoo of ZOOOF was featured

Open Call for Multispecies Storytelling

22th April 2020, Earth Day Dear friends, dear earthlings, On the 50th occasion of Earth Day Zone2Source calls upon everybody to contribute projects, documentation, poems, texts, sounds to explore together …Read more


Het werk van KCCM is te zien tijdens Exploded View Floriade whisperings The plants that grow in and around the Amstelpark are a link between the different layers of the …Read more

De Onkruidenier

The work of de Onkruidenier is part of Exploded View Plant Bed Sociology The research of the Onkruidenier within Exploded View questions existing frameworks derived from the genesis of a …Read more

Machine Wilderness ongoing research program

Machine Wilderness is an ongoing research program by Alice Smits (Zone2Source) and Theun Karelse (FoAM). The program was launched in 2015 in ARTIS and has organised several presentations in the Cornwall, Riga, Venice, London, an exhibition in Amstelpark in 2018. The most recent project will be held in ARTIS in 2020.