ROTTERDAM FESTIVALS

The Work: Interim Program Manager Festivals & Events for the City of Rotterdam / February 2015 – February 2017

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SASSY SONSY

The Work: In (re)search of voluptuous rolemodels that defy tight-ass rules / 2014 – now

Currently working on a document, a publication about this scrumptious subject.

Collecting all findings and inspiration on sassysonsy.tumblr.com

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WE’RE NO GOOD, WE’RE SUPER

The Work: NOGOOD/SUPER are two artists, cultural researchers, hoarders of funky fabulous things with a taste for dirty basslines and edgy ethnic style. 2012 – now

NOGOOD/SUPER is a research studio, interested in the ripple effect of music genres in relation to subcultures. Like musical anthropologists we study the social and cultural aspects of contemporary music in local and global contexts.

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15 years of MAMA

The Work: Participating curator and artist of the MSLM videowork ‘Head’  w/ Nicole Martens

This summer, MAMA and the Kunsthal Rotterdam present the exhibition The Kids Are All Right, Fifteen Years of Showroom MAMA.

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THE ROTTERDAM SHUFFLE

The Work: Resident dj of the 5 part Rotterdam mayhem dj collective The Rotterdam Shuffle

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EKSIT

The Work: Writing my story about DIY entrepreneurship in Rotterdam -“Class of 2000″ for the re edition of the Eksit publication September 2011

Met de Eksit Krant maakte Gyz La Riviere een nieuwe en eenmalige editie van de legendarische Rotterdamse underground publicatie. Eksit was een Rotterdams poppodium dat sinds 1969 tot en met begin jaren tachtig gevestigd was aan de Eendrachtsstraat. read more

De Rotterdamse Kunstmannen Kalender

The Work: Originator, concept and Art direction in collaboration w/ Monique Benthin. December 17th 2010 at CBK in Rotterdam

Working with handsome Rotterdam artists on a daily bases resulted in an after work collaboration between colleague, photographer and artist Monique Benthin and myself. Being unsatisfied by the way men are being represented in a sexy way for women, read more

11 PIECES FOR LOVED ONES

The Work: Producer and sparring-partner for the collectionpresentation of designer Iniy Sanchez. November 7th 2009 at the Keizersgracht in Amsterdam

Together with fashiondesigner Iniy Sanchez, I produced the presentation of her “11 pieces for loved ones” collection. She created 11 sweaters for 11 people who had a profound effect on her life and work.
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RE:BUTTON – Haute-Culture live hyves project

The Work: Concept/ organizer in collaboration w/ Frank Hanswijk

The Place: March 7th 2009/ SARATIMTRUST / Museumnight/ Rotterdam

Challenged by the Museumnight theme ‘Re:’ and our current ‘re’ interpetation of our art collective, we came up with a masterplan aka Haute-Culture live hyves project. read more

FNNNN

The Work: DJ, 2007 – 2011 at various places

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