Amsterdam Vertelt has been organised by the public library OBA and Foam from 2016 until 2018. The most beautiful stories and photographs resulting from workshops in various areas of Amsterdam are showcased in the four editions of Amsterdam Vertelt Magazine. Twenty-seven participants are featured in the magazine and their portraits, shot by photographer Coco Plooijer, are the focus of the exhibition on show at Foam from 2 February until 15 April 2018.
Portraits of participants Amsterdam Vertelt, 2017 © Coco Plooijer
Amsterdam Vertelt is an initiative by OBA en Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam. Amsterdam Vertelt is supported by The Art of Impact, FNO, Fonds voor Cultuurparticipatie, Fonds Sluyterman van Loo, Stichting RCOAK en Stichting Maatschappij tot Nut van ’t Algemeen (Amsterdam).
Foam is a friend of Lang Leve Kunst.
Foam is supported by the BankGiro Loterij, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Gemeente Amsterdam, Olympus and the VandenEnde Foundation.