Arttenders selected by !melk as art consultant for large-scale urban development in Dubai Creek Harbour

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Arttenders has been invited by !melk to contribute as art consultant for their DCH1030 promenade in Dubai Creek Harbour. Commissioner and developer Emaar Properties PJSC focuses on realizing an extraordinary impulse for this metropolis. The new promenade forms a connection between the Dubai Creek Observation Tower (the tallest architectural construction in the world, designed by Calatrava Architects) and Harbour Point, … Read More

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Glass + Art = 8 artists who transform space and light with glass

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The art of making amazing craft and sculptures of glass has existed for many centuries.  This unique material is light and transparent and symbolizes openness and aspiration for the future. Designers have learned to combine the unique visual characteristics of glass with its extraordinary functionality. The variety of possible shapes and shades allows artists to play around with the material … Read More

Launch website Glasintbakkie.nl

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As part of the national anniversary campaign for Glas in ‘t Bakkie 2018 Arttenders collaborated with our webdeveloper Skndal and FIT digital natives to give the online presence a new look and feel. Different online environments To accomodate an environment for the different target audiences we created two sections: one for the general public and one for stakeholders. The general … Read More

Festive Opening Triangular Grid at Kalverpassage

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On April 20 2018 we celebrated the big reveal of a drastic renovation of the shopping mall Kalverpassage in the city centre of Amsterdam during a festive and exclusive opening party hosted by Kroonenberg Groep. The dynamic and ever changing light artwork by artist Sigrid Calon is constantly showing unique content due to a very complex set of parameters using … Read More

SeaSaw by MVRDV announced as winner for pitch De Dijk Den Helder

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On April 12th Zeestad and the Municipality of Den Helder announced MVRDV with their design ‘SeaSaw’ as the winner of the pitch for an icon on the dike. Arttenders acted as art consultant in the initial phase of this design pitch, and we are excited that Den Helder is going to be adorned with this highly technical design by MVRDV. … Read More

Now on the team: Jip

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Team Arttenders keeps on growing and growing! Meet our new project manager Jip Vollema (30). He joined the team in February and brought delicious cake to make a great entrance on his first day ;). Jip has a wide experience in the music industry, marketing/communication and art production. For the last couple of years, he managed the most divergent art … Read More

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Where Art Meets Play: 8 fantastic playgrounds that double as art installations

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Forget the drafty street corner  where kids are supposed to play on a boring teeter totter. Every city should take a page from the book of these amazing playground designs, where both children and adults can let their imagination run wild.   These These Crooked Houses in Brumleby, Copenhagen are designed by Monstrum. This Danish design agency creates thematic playgrounds that … Read More

Design for Waddenzeestraat approved by advisory committee Den Helder

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In the beginning of 2015 Woningstichting Den Helder commissioned Arttenders to collaborate with Beltman Architecten on the design of the facade of the Waddenzeestraat in Den Helder. After their pitch Arno and Iris were selected as the artists. Now, several iterations down the road their design got approved by the advisory committee of Den Helder. The project consists of the … Read More

Sneak Peek: Urban Jungle at CIC Rotterdam by Studio Spass

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Our observant readers may remember the last news update on CIC X Arttenders Art at Work Project: we announced Studio Spass as winner of the pitch for an ‘Urban Jungle’ living room concept for the CIC office spaces. Today we are happy to give you a small sneak peek of the actual work in production! A Jungle Without Leaves For … Read More

Lesley Bamberger in Parool about the Kalverpassage and our upcoming Light Artwork

Siobhan BurgerNews

Kroonenberg Groep has started with the transformation of the Kalvertoren to a renewed shopping area. The transformation has largely been completed in the Fall of 2017 and punctuated with a new name: ‘Kalverpassage’. Arttenders embarks on an exciting new project in collaboration with the Kroonenberg Groep. The renewed Kalverpassage is a magnificent shopping experience slash art destination on the Kalverstraat … Read More

We proudly present our new Arttender: Rasima Isaeva

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Rasima believes that the best way to build a career is to invest time into getting to know how the industry works. We couldn’t agree more! Her internship as an assistant project manager at Arttenders is a chance  gain international working experience and to learn how art and business work together in the real world. Her interest in art, music … Read More

Celebrating 40 years of glass recycling with Nedvang

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This year marks the 40th anniversary of the glass container in the Netherlands. For Nedvang, the organization in directing national recycling on behalf of producers and importers of packaged products, reason enough for a party. After a pitch procedure they have selected Arttenders as their agency to create the national campaign to celebrate this moment. As you will understand, the … Read More

Gift Guide for art lovers

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We want to kick-off the holiday season with a gift guide! And we wouldn’t be Arttenders if this guide wasn’t specifically for the art lovers among us. We have selected a few of our favorite books, webshops and artists for you to browse. We’re presenting a variety of gifts for both big and small wallets. Is there a better way … Read More

Arttenders & The Role of Culture in Resilient Cities in Launchtime S01E04

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In S01E04 of Launchtime Nick & Lorenzo interviewed former Prime Minister Jan-Peter Balkenende and the two lady superhero’s of the week Siobhan Burger & Faye Ellen of ARTTENDERS on Cultural Resilience Launchtime: a podcast on the Dutch innovation community Launchtime is a podcast focusing on the Dutch innovation community. It’s a 30 min long show that is perfect for a lunch … Read More