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Club Foam

For young photography and art enthusiasts

Club Foam is an active group of photography and art enthusiasts between the ages of 25 and 40 years. The Club enables you expand your knowledge of photography, discover surprising cultural sites and be part of a growing and diverse network of young, often international photography, art and culture enthusiasts. Your membership will also directly and actively support Foam's projects.

Club Foam = All about Photography
Club Foam immerses you in the world of photography. Foam has a varied programme that will open the doors to the international photography scene for you. It covers all aspects of photography, from master classes on collecting taught by curators and collectors, to meetings with photographers during visits to studios and galleries, exclusive private tours of Foam outside opening hours, a personal portrait every year by a professional photographer and the annual Club Foam dinner, during which we will update you on the most recent trends in photography. You will also receive free entry to our international partners' premises and a passe-partout to the international photography fair Unseen.

Support photography
Club Foam has a great deal to offer you, but your membership supports Foam too. Thanks to your contribution, Foam can develop new projects and continue with our successful initiatives. Club Foam regularly organizes activities related to projects financed by our members. From launching exhibitions for young talent to acquiring new collections. This lets you directly experience the results of your support.

Small scale | Limited number of invitations
Club Foam is involved and personal. The activities programme is inspiring and informative, but above all it is small scale. These small-scale activities often provide space for only a limited number of members, so we have decided to put a cap on that number. Together with its ambassadors, Foam is currently inviting a select group of new people to join the Club.

How does it work?
Membership to Club Foam costs €450 a year or €39 a month. Members are allowed to bring a guest to many of the activities. Part of your membership fee is a donation, which Foam uses to develop new activities. Thanks to special rules for donations to cultural institutions, this can generate useful tax benefits.

Club Foam benefits

Look and discover
- The annual Club Foam dinner, during which Foam curators will update you on the most recent developments in photograph
-Visits twice a year to an exclusive gallery or studio
- Two exclusive private tours of Foam Editions with and by photographers
- An annual photography workshop at Foam that shows you first-hand what choices photographers face while working
- The opportunity to preregister for public events at Foam, such as lectures, themed evenings and film evenings
- Subscription to Foam Magazine: a varied collection of portfolios by today's best photographers, appears three times a year

- A master class on collecting every year at Foam Editions
- Personal invitation for the opening and a passe-partout for the international photography fair Unseen

Other membership benefits:
- A personal portrait every year by a professional photographer
- Club Foam pass, which always gives you free entry to Foam for two people and to the premises of ten international photography museums
- Invitations to all festive get-togethers for the opening of Foam exhibitions
- Invitations to other festive Foam events, such as the launch of the Foam Magazine talent edition.
- 10% discount in the Foam bookshop in the museum (foreign books)

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Club Foam 2015 programme

Friday 20 March
Meet & greet with Regine Petersen

Wednesday 8 April
Photography workshop

From 12 May
6 nights Collecting Course, Foam Editions (with Club Foam discount)

Friday 22 May
Visit to the collection at De Brauw

Wednesday 27 May
Preview new exhibition

Early July
Visit to Gerrit Rietveld Academy

Tuesday 8 / Wednesday 9 September
Masterclass Collecting Photography

Friday 18 September
Club Foam reception Unseen

Thursday 17 - Sunday 20 September
Unseen opening & passe-partout

Visit to studio

Saturday 14 November
Visit to Paris Photo

End of November
Gallery tour

Wednesday 16 December
Preview new exhibition


For more information about specific programmes, please contact:

Mathilde Smit
+31 (0)20 5516500