All posts tagged: festival

Style Talks

Style Talks

A SELECTED BUNCH OF PEOPLE, 10 SHORT QUESTIONS AND 10 FASHIONABLE/REFRESHING/INSPIRATIONAL/AMUSING ANSWERS. THAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR STYLE TALKS. THIS TIME WE TALKED WITH FASHION DESIGNER MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN. Dutch fashion designer Michael Barnaart van Bergen (1983) presented his first couture collection during the Amsterdam fashion week in 2008. In 2009, he launched his first

Weekend tip: Neu Now

Weekend tip: Neu Now

Raw materials with sculptural expression in the spatial installation “Relations” by Vladimir Novak (Croatia) From 14 – 18 September the Westergasterrein will be a playground for over 60 young emerging artist from all over Europe and beyond. Art festival NEU NOW will be held for the second time in Amsterdam, providing a platform for exceptional

Faces of Tomorrowland

Faces of Tomorrowland

I’ll be direct and keep it short: everybody should go to Tomorrowland at least once in their lives. Besides being one of the biggest festivals out there with a killer (EDM) line-up, Tomorrowland has above all the best crowd in the world! People from all over the world gather together in this fantasy world and

5 X music festivals to put in your agenda

5 X music festivals to put in your agenda

Can’t wait until the summer begins? Neither can we. We’re already dreaming about visiting our favourite festivals and making new summer memories. But out of hundreds of festivals out there and so little time, which ones do you absolutely have to visit? To help you out, I’ve made list of my top 5 music festivals taking

Holland Dance Festival 2016

Holland Dance Festival 2016

In need of some good cultural vitamins? Then there is only one remedy: go and visit Holland Dance Festival in The Hague. This dance festival is one of the oldest and most renowned dance festivals of the Netherlands. Till February 20, you can enjoy many international acts. Contemporary dance, ballet, narrative dance… There’s almost too

ADE 2015

ADE 2015

It’s that time of the year again. No, I’m not talking about Christmas. I’m talking about the biggest club festival event: ADE (Amsterdam Dance Event). From 14 till 18 October you can enjoy more than 450 events. 25 spots in Amsterdam are used for different activities like art-shows, film and music off course. So put your dancing shoes on

Afrovibes 2015: Meet the urban South Africa

Afrovibes 2015: Meet the urban South Africa

Last week when I was walking down the road I saw a big poster screaming Afrovibes. At home I immeditalely looked this Afrovibes-thing up. A whole new world opens up for me. It was so colorful and full with unique shows. I’m always in for a culture related event. From hair and beauty events to

Bounce around!

Bounce around!

It felt like one big birthday party for adults last weekend at the first Dutch Springkussen Festival! Wow! Bouncing castles, slides, water and joy… Perfect ingredients for feeling a kid again. Check out the swell pictures Roselien* took at the festival: * Photo credits: Roses Photography    

Weekend Agenda

Weekend Agenda

It’s Friday, time to play Friday I’m in Love again, almost time to chill…. the weekend is upon us!! Yeah! Together with 2days I selected some of the best weekend tips: Friday Drinks Time to celebrate the beginning of the weekend with a drink, don’t you think? At DOK you can start your weekend really well with drinks,

Weekend agenda

Weekend agenda

Almost Friday, almost time to play Friday I’m in Love again, almost time to chill…. the weekend is upon us!! Yeah! On the weekend agenda: Breakfast Club (Sunday 13:00 – Contactweg 60) The Breakfast Club is organizing a fun mini festival on the grounds of Thuishaven. Here you can enjoy a day of festival with

Ghent: Burgundian Berlin

Ghent: Burgundian Berlin

When it comes to Ghent, the first image that comes to my mind is that of a historic city center. But after immersing myself for two days in the city’s delights, it shows that Ghent has more layers than I (and I guess many others with me) originally thought. There even is a comparison with

Film Fashion Cannes

Film Fashion Cannes

Till Sunday 24th May the Festival de Cannes takes place. Every year you can see the most stunning actrices and models going down the red carpet. Love this voyeur-kind-of-thing (my favourite of this year is Alicia Vikander in Louis Vuitton Resort 2016…). But what about the films? By the sheer profusion of red carpet looks