Our supporters contribute to all talent development programs. Foam
brings promising photographers to the public eye and helps them
gain experience and develop their network. For example with
3h-exhibits, the Foam lab coaching project and the Foam Editions
All Foam supporters contribute to our education activitites.
department is one of the most enterprising and innovative in
The Netherlands. Each year more than 15,000 pupils from all over
the country come into contact with the power of photography. We
regularly venture out beyond the museum's walls, to reach a broad
audience in unexpected places and new ways. With the Foam mobile,
to visits schools, and through a permanent project location in the
Amsterdam neighbourhood Nieuw-West.
Alongside the more than 20 exhibitions in the museum, Foam
curators put together shows in unconventional locations in the
city, throughout the Netherlands and beyond. Our supporters enable
us to to bring a large, varied and international audience in touch
with the diversity of photography. Foam presents photography in all
its guises - independent, documentary and applied, historical and
contemporary - and showcases the work of young talent side by side
with that of world-famous photographers in large exhibitions.