Marco, Ioanna and Joby on board!

Marco, Ioanna and Joby on board!

Siobhan BurgerNews

Our team keeps growing and we are loving it! We are so proud to announce three Arttenders’ new colleagues who work with us to serve you more art. Below you will find some short bio’s & info about Ioanna Koubarou, Joby Chang and Marco Lambooij. Marco Lambooij Marco Lambooij is a Dutch creative soul with a passion for communication. No wonder … Read More

Artenders’ Faye Ellen participates as an expert in ‘Expedition gratis wonen’

Arttenders’ Faye Ellen participates as an expert in ‘Expeditie Gratis Wonen’

Siobhan BurgerNews

Last week, Arttenders’ Faye Ellen was invited to join forces with 5 renowned Dutch building and housing companies to work on the future of cities and environments. This quest is part of the ‘Expeditie Gratis Wonen’ (Expedition Free Housing) where AM, BAM Woningbouw, Bouwinvest, Eigen Haard and TBI WOONlab investigate and create future solutions for housing challenges. Their mutual aim … Read More

Arttenders 2016 review

Our first year in business as Arttenders | Seven highlights of 2016

Siobhan BurgerNews

We can’t believe it has been almost year since we started Arttenders. With a new year around the corner, we took some time to look back. Here are some of our highlights of the year 2016. Love, Faye & Siobhan 1. OPTIC: Our first project EVER The international research for the Stichting Modern Glas and Hans van Bentem was the first project … Read More

CHIO wins FEI European Championship 2019 bid!

Siobhan BurgerNews

You think art is a lot of horsing around? Arttenders is working together with CHIO Rotterdam (Concours Hippique International Officiel) to prove you wrong! With the dedication by CHIO Rotterdam and their partners, Rotterdam is the location of upcoming 2019 European FEI Championships. Rotterdam, get ready to be stampeded with beautiful horses and their following!  CHIO Rotterdam & City Dressing   Arttenders … Read More

Arttenders’ founders Siobhan Burger and Faye Ellen are featured in the special Christmas edition of Elsevier.

Elsevier – “Nieuwe generatie maakt het verschil met startups”

Siobhan BurgerPress

Arttenders on Elsevier! Arttenders’ founders Siobhan Burger and Faye Ellen are featured in the special Christmas edition of Elsevier. Economy editor Servaas van der Laan interviewed Siobhan on a wide range of questions. For example, what is it like to be a startup in the field of arts? How did the idea of Arttenders start at a party years ago? … Read More

Amsterdam Oersoep - No Dutch No Glory

Amsterdam Oersoep captured in film by No Dutch No Glory

Siobhan BurgerNews

Experience Amsterdam Oersoep as you were there! In September 2016, Arttenders’ Siobhan Burger participated in the trade mission for culture to New York, organized by the City of Amsterdam. There, she met Guy Trigallez, co-founder of No Dutch No Glory. When the opportunity arose to collaborate, both jumped in! Big shoutout to Guy and his awesome team! Also check out … Read More

Speaking at Creative Mornings for Rotterdam Chapter organization

Speaking at Creative Mornings – Fantasy

Siobhan BurgerNews

Siobhan Burger presented in front of a group creative minds during the Creative Mornings session on November 25, 2016. She was invited by the Rotterdam Chapter’s organizer Daniel Disselkoen to present on the topic Fantasy. He specifically asked to elaborate on the fantasy required by both creative and companies in the collaboration process. About Creative Mornings In 2008, Tina Roth Eisenberg … Read More

Thijs Wolzak at the artsy apartment of Faye Ellen.

Thijs Wolzak kijkt binnen bij Faye Ellen en Joost Kroon

Siobhan BurgerPress

Each week Thijs Wolzak visits interesting interiors for his column in the NRC. This week he took a sneakpeak in the artsy apartment of Faye Ellen and her partner Joost Kroon. Read the entire article online. Photography: Thijs Wolzak

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Art and Business: What’s in it for me? at Venture Cafe Rotterdam

Siobhan BurgerNews

In November 3rd 2016, Faye Ellen and Siobhan Burger presented at Venture Cafe Rotterdam on the topic Art and Business: What’s in it for me? The presentation took place during a break out session in the historical cinema Kriterion in the Groot Handelsgebouw. Faye and Siobhan demonstrated how art can be essential for businesseses who want to invest in strong branding, market positioning or real … Read More

Arno and Iris

Word jij de communicatie stagiair voor kunstenaars Arno&Iris en Hans van Bentem?!

Siobhan BurgerNews

Arttenders verbindt kunst met zaken. Dit houdt ook in dat we met hele leuke kunstenaars mogen werken en hen achter hun broek mogen zitten om te professionaliseren. Daarom zijn we per direct op zoek naar een communicatie stagiair die ons team en vooral kunstenaars Arno Coenen, Iris Roskam (ja, die van het kunstwerk in de Martkhal Rotterdam) en Hans van Bentem ondersteunt in … Read More

Seven steps to effective culture sponsoring

Sponsorreport oktober 2016

Siobhan BurgerPress

7 stappen naar effectieve cultuursponsoring Sponsorreport Oktober 2016 This October Arttenders wrote an article for Sponsorreport, the leading Dutch magazine about sponsoring. It contains 7 steps towards more effectively acquiring sponsorships in the cultural field. Read the article below or go to Sponsorreport to get the entire issue!    

Upcoming Arttenders project for CIC Miami

ARTTENDERS IS GOING TO MIAMI due to success of CIC x Arttenders

Siobhan BurgerNews

CIC MIAMI WE ARE GOING TO MIAMI! Due to the great success of the CIC x Arttenders Art at Work Project in Rotterdam we have been asked to explore possibilities to create an applied art project for CIC Miami. CALL FOR ARTISTS Therefore, we are currently in the search for upcoming Miami based talents! We are looking for artists that … Read More


OPTIC – The Wonderful World of Hans van Bentem and Optical Glass

Siobhan BurgerNews

Exhibition opening OPTIC The Wonderful World of Hans van Bentem and Optical Glass from the Collection Jonker – Zaremba October 14th, time TBD Nationaal Glasmuseum | Lingedijk 28, 4142 Leerdam OPTIC shows a unique combination of around 30 optical glass objects, handpicked by Hans van Bentem from the collection Jonker-Zaremba. The combination of objects changes at each venue, highlighting different parts … Read More

Arttenders at Tent Rotterdam

Arttenders at Destination Rotterdam | Tent Rotterdam & MK Awards

Siobhan BurgerNews

Destination Rotterdam (From On Saturday 17 September, the MK Award Foundation, in collaboration with TENT, is organising a ‘double debate’ on the vitality of Rotterdam’s art scene. Despite budget cuts and austerity policies, in the past five years, all kinds of new initiatives, such as home galleries, presentation platforms, project spaces, and agencies, are playing an increasingly important role in … Read More

Eleonora Meinhardt

Meet Eleonora, our newest Arttenders wonder!

Siobhan BurgerNews

The newest member of the Arttenders team is our Media and Communications intern Eleonora Meinhardt. Originally from Germany, she moved to Rotterdam last year to do her master studies in Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship at Erasmus University. After having spent one year in Rotterdam, Eleonora quickly realized how much the city has to offer when it comes to arts and … Read More