Amsterdam Art Weekend 2016
Amsterdam Art Weekend is a yearly four-day event that turns the Dutch capital into an internationally oriented hotspot for art enthusiasts and professionals alike.

Amsterdam Art Weekend offers a curated programme to art enthusiasts and professionals alike, consisting of of over 100 modern art-related exhibitions, performances, screenings and debates.

Foam is one of the participants during Amsterdam Art Weekend. Two of the currents exhibitions by contemporary artists are highlighted in the programme and a special professional's lunch is taking place on Saturday 26 November. 

    Incoming refugee boat, Lesbos, Greece. 17 February 2016 © Ai Weiwei Studio

    Foam presents #SafePassage, an exhibition by Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei (China, 1957). Having left a life of constant government surveillance, the artist feels a personal affinity with the growing influx of refugees attempting to enter the EU.

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    Still from Night Soil / Fake Paradise, 2015 © Melanie Bonajo / Courtesy AKINCI, Amsterdam

    Night Soil is a trilogy of experimental semi-documentary films by Dutch artist Melanie Bonajo about cultural phenomena that contradict the linear progression of the capitalist system.

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You can find more about Amsterdam Art Weekend on their site:

> Visitor information
> Programme

Foam is supported by the BankGiro Loterij, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, City of Amsterdam, Delta Lloyd, Olympus and the VandenEnde Foundation.


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Amsterdam Art Weekend 2016