10 Most Promising Students of Dutch Art Schools Class of 2017

Siobhan BurgerNews

Arttenders is always on the lookout for new talents in the arts. One of the obvious ways to find them is by visiting the annual graduation shows from different art schools in the Netherlands. Unfortunately, we don’t have time to visit them all, but this year we peeped at Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht (HKU), Royal Academy of Art (KAKB, … Read More

Studio Spass Won Design pitch for CIC Rotterdam’s Urban Jungle themed Living room

Siobhan BurgerNews

Mid June Studio Spass and Haas&Hahn presented their sketch proposals for the new Living Room at CIC Rotterdam spaces. Studio Spass blew the CIC team away with their contemporary view on the ‘Urban Jungle’ theme. The artist as interior designer Recently CIC Rotterdam and Arttenders announced the next step in the CIC x Arttenders Art at Work Project in the … Read More

Arttenders expansion: Marco and Hilde join the team

Siobhan BurgerNews

The office is getting more and more crowded. With Marco van Lenten on board as our senior project manager and Hilde Westerink as our communications manager we are ready to take the next step! We are happy to welcome them to our Arttenders’ team starting from August. Meet them here or drop by for a cup of coffee! Marco van … Read More

Presenting the Arttenders Workflow by Projekt C

Siobhan BurgerNews

Artist Projekt C Designs our unique arttenders workflow Arttenders was looking for a simple way to communicate our unique work flow in a clear, but also a highly esthetic manner. During our never ending search for new artist we were approached by artist Chris Versteeg a.k.a. Projekt C whom invited himself for a cup of coffee and a introduction to … Read More

Red Line, by Enno Hallek and Åke Pallarp in 1973

The 10 most inspiring… Artworks in subway stations

ioannaNews

After our article on art in hotels we decided to provide inspiration in other areas where applied art is of added value. Presenting: applied art in subway stations! Public transportation, but specifically subway stations are becoming the new must-see destinations for art and design enthusiasts. Some of the most inspiring public spaces incorporating large-scale art and design can be found … Read More

Haas&Hahn and Studio Spass selected for design pitch at CIC Rotterdam

Siobhan BurgerNews

CIC Rotterdam and Arttenders have taken the next step in the CIC x Arttenders Art at Work Project in the second phase of the development of CIC in the Groot Handelsgebouw. In close collaboration with the CIC design team and Kraaijvanger Architects, Arttenders has challenged Studio Spass and Haas&Hahn to reinterpret the CIC living room within the theme ‘Urban Jungle’. … Read More

Siobhan Burger and Jonas Martens aired on Chicks and the City!

Siobhan BurgerPress

Guilty pleasure songs, entrepreneurship, sharing failures and the future of the city of Rotterdam were among others topics of discussion during the interview in which Siobhan Burger and het R’damse Nieuwe collegaue Jonas Martens were asked questions by two Rotterdam chicks during ‘Chicks and the City’ on Radio Rijnmond on May 24th. Chicks and the City: where girls make radio! … Read More

Arttenders published in Elsevier Juist, Mei 2017: ‘Oude Ambachten, Nieuwe Technieken’

Siobhan BurgerPress

During the Nationaal Monumenten Congres 2016 in Rotterdam Arttenders asked artists and architects to inspire visitors with their practice. Journalist Annette Wiesman was captured by the craftsmanship in the art projects of Arno Coenen and Iris Roskam. It resulted in an extensive article on crafts in combination with contemporary techniques in public space and real estate development in the May 2017 edition … Read More

Amsterdam Oersoep published in ‘Architecture in the Netherlands, Yearbook 2016/2017’

Siobhan BurgerPress

Launch ‘Architecture in the Netherlands, Yearbook 2016 2017’ at the Supreme Court of the Netherlands by Kaan Architecten On April 26th nai010 Publishers launched the ‘Architecture in the Netherlands, Yearbook 2016/2017‘. Each year an editorial team selects noteworthy architectural projects in Dutch architecture, with particular attention to commissionership, architecture policy and projects that have achieved spectacular results with limited resources. … Read More

Visiting the Amstel Tower site with artist Ian Kirkpatrick

Siobhan BurgerNews

Discovering the construction site Ian Kirkpatrick was selected by Provast and Powerhouse Company as the artist to create an artwork for the new entrance of the Amstel Tower. As a first step in the sketch phase Arttenders introduced artist and client on the construction site. The sketch process step 1: gaining familiarity with the site and the brief   Arttenders … Read More

Cultural Rotterdam captured in 1 minute for R’damse Nieuwe

Siobhan BurgerNews

In preparation for the International Advisory Board 2017 we created this show case of the art and culture that you can find in the city of Rotterdamin collaboration with Bigguban. Created for R’damse Nieuwe / Rotterdam IAB 2017 to capture the extremely diverse and multilayered cultural scene in Rotterdam. Gotta love our city! Thanks to: Conny Janssen Danst, Hofplein Rotterdam, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, … Read More

Panic Room by Tilt. (photo: Visual Therapy)

The 10 most inspiring… Art Hotels

ioannaNews

The 10 most inspiring… In the past few years, art has become a big trend in hospitality and tourism. From famous street artists, such as Banksy, Invader, and Obey, to the contemporary elite like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Jeff Koons, and Damien Hirst. More and more artists are becoming part of the art movement in hospitality and tourism. The influence of art … Read More

We proudly present two new Arttenders: Evita Verbrugge and Willem Musch

Siobhan BurgerNews

We are excited to have two new champs on our team. Willem Musch was seeking a change of scenery after his year in real estate, and Evita Verbrugge just wants to know all about combining art and business. Well, it looks like they came to the right place! Evita Verbrugge Evita Verbrugge is a second-year student International Bachelor Arts & Culture … Read More

Sneak peak inside Faye Ellen’s apartment with ‘Binnenstebuiten’

Siobhan BurgerPress

Binnenstebuiten meets Rotterdam-Noord When you are true to your own style you stand out. Enough reason for a Dutch newspaper NRC to publish an article about how Faye Ellen redesigned her house in Rotterdam Noord in 2016. But now the national KRO-NCRV TV show Binnenstebuiten also picked up on Faye’s original and colorful taste! The Dutch daily TV show Binnenstebuiten … Read More

R’damse Nieuwe blog entry for the International Advisory Board on Culture, 2017

Siobhan BurgerNews

Every two years Rotterdam Partners invites international experts to evaluate the city and to make recommendations stimulating economic growth. For the 2017 edition the emphasis is on culture. The experts have been asked to think about the international positioning of culture in Rotterdam. This blog was published as the R’damse Nieuwe entry in the preparation for the International Advisory Board 2017. … Read More