Public Program

Tactile Sound – Workshops participants wanted

18-21 & 25-28 November. 2019
Artist Adi Hollander invites children, seniors and the hearing impaired to free listening workshops using her specially designed water beds to “listen” through the whole body rather than only through the ears.

Park dialogues with Tuinbazen on November 7th

Discovering how people would like to be involved, Ketter & Co has set itself the mission to turn the park into a garden. How can we build a community around Amstelpark and bring care providers and users together?

Exploded View: Park Explorations

28-29 November 2019
A full weekend of performances, expeditions, archeological research, experiments and more with Exploded View, where artists and designers are invited to explore urban landscapes through their heritage.

Reading by Osmosis Talks

You are cordially invited to attend this reading about Reading by Osmosis, now on view at Zone2Source! Curator Sema Bekirovic will discuss the exhibition and the different artworks with Kees …Read more

Performance program

Sunday, September 30 • 3:30-4:00 pm Birdscore I: FloorScore for Catalogue d’Oiseaux by Olivier Messiaen Here the singers become extinct birds. Their songs are reassembled after a long absence. The …Read more

Echoes of Shamanism

  Artists: Irina Birger (RU/NL), Jasper Griepink (NL), Kleoni Manoussakis (GR), Dimple B Shah (IN), A k u z u r u (TT) Lecturer: Fons Elders (NL) Program: 14/9, 5 …Read more

Going Nomad Workshops

22 July – 9 September 2018
Eight Sundays of workshops by VanRoelink, the We Are Here refugee collective, and De Onkruidenier that explore the concept of occupied space, memory in landscape, and plant composition.

Going Nomad Lectures

Sunday 22 July 2:45 – 3:15 pm Lecture philosopher and writer Joke Hermsen speaks about a nomadic time. Thinking, dreaming and imagining to obey to another time than the ticking …Read more

GOING NOMAD

Saturday 21 July 3:30 – 4:15 pm and 5– 5:45 pm: Performance: ‘Act of Time’ by Danielle van Vree and Luc van Esch ‘Act of Time’ is a performance about …Read more

The Machine Wilderness Dialogues

Sunday July 8, 03:00 – 06:00 PM As part of the finissage of the Machine Wilderness exhibition Driessens & Verstappen will demonstrate their A.I. and Klaas Kuitenbrouwer (New Institute) will …Read more

Exploded View Symposium

Wednesday May 9, 2018 03:00 – 06.00 PM Venue: Main Building Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Room HG 14A-20 Exploded View is an artistic research project investigating urban landscapes in transition. The project focuses on two very different heritage …Read more

Book presentation Radiant Matter

Het Glazen Huis during Amsterdam Art Weekend Saturday November 25, 3 – 5 PM Book launch of Onomatopee 146: Marjolijn Dijkman – Radiant Matter Marjolijn Dijkman engages in conversation with Kris Dittel …Read more

Linda Molenaar

Linda Molenaar May 21, 2017 Amstelpark Linda her work comes together through intuition and opens doors to the collective memory. They are images that the observer recognizes, consciously or subconsciously, …Read more

Workshop on Speculative Biology by Pinar Yoldas

9 July 2017
In this workshop on the impact of biotechnology on contemporary art, Pinar Yoldas will be discussing bio-artists and artistic synthetic biology projects that imagine new future life forms.

Performance Be-wildering, Waag Society

Performance Be-wildering en ethisch panel’ With Jennifer Willet & Kira O’Reilly, Waag Society May 12, 7.30 – 10 PM location Waag Society, Nieuwmarkt 4 Amsterdam The final performance Be-wildering by Kira O’Reilly …Read more

Mapping the Amstelpark

Mapping the Amstelpark  Sunday February 5 en February 26, 2 – 4.30 pm het Glazen Huis With Irene Fortuyn During the exhibition the visitor is invited to reflect on his/her …Read more

Broom Dialogues

Friday February 10, 3- 5 pm Saturday February 18, 3 -5 pm het Glazen Huis Dutch spoken A dialogue is introduced by Irene Fortuyn and conducted under the direction of Hadassah de Boer according …Read more

June 12 – Synergetica Art Science Salon

Sunday, June 12th 2016, 4 – 6 PM Glass House, Amstelpark Entrance €5 (cash) reservations info@zone2source.net  The collective iii (instrument inventors initiative), an artist-run platform based in the Hague that operates …Read more

Cartographies of Human Sensation workshop

13-14 August 2016
The focus of this workshop is on the “inner movement” of the body, flows which function autonomically just outside the direct reach of the conscious agency. Participants will spend 1 1/2 day creating body extensions which renegotiate relationships between the senses & environment to further activate these flows and relationships.

Presentation “Admiraal van delfshaven the 1st” & Interactive Session

3 July 2016,
The most recent piece in the series of Magnetoceptia’s wearable antenna’s – the costume ‘Admiraal van delfshaven the 1st’ will be installed and presented in the Glass House. On this day, the artists Patrizia Ruthensteiner and Dewi de Vree holds an interactive workshop on their work.

Presentation Park Sporen – April 17, 2016

17 April 2016
Artist MArjolein Boterenbrood presents her project Park Sporen, where she went underground in the Amstelpark and Gijsbrecht van Aemstelpark to create a treasure map of life under the surface of both parks and the amazing processes at work. The work displays a multi-level exploration, from the relationships between the parks and their environment to the reciprocity between underground roots and animals.

Symbiotic Systems Workshop – April 29-30, 2016

29-30 April 2016
Symbiotic Systems is a design experiment on adapting a machine to natural systems, with specific landscapes of Amstelpark as the focus. The workshop rests on the concepts of post-humanism and autopoiesis.

Excursion The Invisible Park

13 December 2015 & 28 February 2016
In 2015, Marjolijn Boterenbrood develops the project Sporen, in which she explores the invisible underground world in both the Amstelpark and Gijsbrecht van Aemstelpark. The project will culminate in a map creation to be presented in the spring of 2016. In the next months Marjolijn will lead participants on an excursion through the park to discover underground secrets.

Tempeh workshop

11 December 2015 & 7 February 2016
Under the guidance of Debra Solomon participants will produce their own block of edible tempeh that will ripen in two days within the Entropical installation.

Finnisage and Entropical Debate

Values and Yields: on ecosystems and financial exchange. Sunday februari 14, 2016, 2 – 5 PM Discussion with Debra Solomon, Jaromil Rojo, Kunst Reserve Bank, Josephine Bosma, and others. After …Read more

Synergetica Art Science Salon

Salon 6: Kontejner – Curatorial Perspectives on the Body, Science and Technology with Sunčica Ostoić and Olga Majcen Linn 15:00 – 17:00 Sunday October 18th, 2015 at het Glazen Huis …Read more

Machine Wilderness symposium

Datum: Monday November 2 2015 Time: 10 – 6 PM uur (lunch included) Location: Artis, Northern pavillion right side of main entrance Registration: Places are limited to reserve a (free) …Read more

Floriade trash and treasures

Artist talk and discussion with Carola Hein, Jan Kolen, Henk Meijer, Krijn Christiaansen & Cathelijne Montens en Vladimir Stissi, moderated by Jeroen Boomgaard. Friday September 18, 2015, 15.00 – 17.00, Het Glazen Huis, Amstelpark

Zone2Source Excursions

4 & 29 October 2015
Arend Wakker, ecologist, will offer an excursion on the roots of the Amstelpark inspired by the exhibition Radix Morgana.

Marjolijn Boterenbrood, children workshops ‘Traces’

29 July, 5 & 12 August 2015
These workshops are part of the ongoing project, Sporen, by Marjolijn Boterenbrood, in which she maps out the world underneath the soil through explorations, excursions, expert meetings and workshops.

Workshop De Onkruidenier

15 August 2015
De Onkruidenier offers a series of workshops in which the Amstelpark functions as a supermarket. The workshop revolves around the Amstelpark as a goods-deliverer with the aim of assigning weeds with a new meaning.

Echo:Labyrinth

A walk and concert on location by The Genetic Choir with special guest Mark Alban Lotz   Saturday 20 June & Sunday 21 June (June 21 as part of the Middsummer …Read more

Artist Talks: Jean-Marc Chomaz

Glazen Huis, 23rd of August, 15.00 – 17.00 This scientist and artist presents the work of the interdisciplary group Labofactory consisting further of architect Laurent Karst and composer Francois-Eudes Chanfraults. …Read more

Traces excursion

16 May 2015
Excursion in Amstelpark with prof. GHP Arts, aquatic ecologist and ecotoxicologist, in the context of the project Sporen/Traces by Marjolijn Boterenbrood

Activities around Buzzbench

31 May 2015
A series of workshops and excursions for adults and children during the opening of Buzzbench, a bench built for the sharing between people and bees by AnneMarie van Splunter

Afterthought (A supernova)

Jun 14 programme to be announced Afterthought is a reflection on a weekend of events, A Supernova, which will be held one week earlier in the Hortus Botanicus VU where …Read more