Make the Future

Make the Future

Discover a range of interactive presentations, exhibits, talks and more during Dutch Design Week. The Albert van Abbehuis is welcoming the curious, the open minded, the extraordinary, the autonomous. Join us to forecast the future of working and living: By taking control of our local economy, our food production and environment By hands-on learning from teachers and masters By experimenting to implement circular consumption By […]

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Maker Faire

Maker Faire

The Eindhoven Maker Faire showcases the creations of 250 creative makers; from 3D printed jewelry to robots and drones to the latest virtual reality games. We are inviting all enthusiastic makers who would like to showcase their projects on an international platform. During this two-day festival, we present over 250 creative people, inventors, designers, artists, hackers, software developers, game designers, fashion designers, photographers, professionals, hobbyists […]

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Celebrating the spirit of youth – Jolijn Snijders

Celebrating the spirit of youth – Jolijn Snijders

After years of working as a successful fashion photographer and publisher, Eindhoven based Jolijn Snijders comes forward with her first solo exhibition. The photographer shows an overview of 10 years of work titled “Celebrating the spirit of youth” where she plays with current self-image issue concerning coming of age and teen angst. The youthful subjects in her photographs express fragile transformation and vulnerability. Her photos […]

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Swaeny Nina – Expo

Swaeny Nina – Expo

It is tempting to identify yourself with your virtual ego. Ideas, feelings and our own bodies seem to rhyme, but these digital bodies are different than we think they are. In the upper chambers of the Albert van Abbehuis, Swaeny Nina Kersaan and her avatar, recently graduated from ArtEZ, show their digi-critical work about our current relationship with ourselves.   15th of August – 25th […]

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MONKEY – Niels Egidius

MONKEY – Niels Egidius

Niels Egidius pays tribute to the monkey. What are the basic needs of the primate and what makes his life shine? However, our DNA reminds us that we are approximately 98% equal to each other. The exotic scenes that the painter portrays go somewhere between his fantasy and a hopeful suspicion of reality.   30th August – 30th September Open Thu-Sun: 13h-17h @ Albert van […]

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Hackathon

Hackathon

Make Tech Social Hacking Global Goals This hackathon is a special experience for creative, curious, skilled people who dare to take on this challenge. We expect to see daring solutions from a virtual vortex mixer that consists of a magical combination of Tech and Social, Global and Local, Mind and Matter. Technical and creative people work together with sector specialists in ad hoc teams – […]

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Hans van Asch

Hans van Asch

Eggs, potatoes, fruit and vegetables, candles, flowers, toys, vases and birds will be on display in the upper chambers of the Albert van Abbe House during the exhibition. Every photo is a razor-sharp registration of a carefully staged still life.   1st September – 30th September Open Thu-Sun: 13h-17h @ Albert van Abbehuis 19 Bilderdijklaan, Eindhoven   For more information: www.albertvanabbehuis.com

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‘The Capital of Caducity’ Exhibition

‘The Capital of Caducity’ Exhibition

During this group exhibition you will find wondrous contemporary post apocalyptical works of art that will introduce you to another world. The exhibition reflects on the current time and takes a look at possible futures. The art works delude the audience of a reality that feels mysteriously familiar and in which rituals and symbols carry new meanings. “Caducity” derives by way of the French caduc, […]

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Machine in Flux – Wood

Machine in Flux – Wood

Sunjoo Lee and Ko de Beer are artists in residence in MAD emergent art center. They are mainly working on a project called ‘Machine in Flux – Wood.’ It is a performative drawing machine, that responds to various forces in its environment and translates them into a delicate drawing that resembles annual rings of a tree.    The shape and tones of this drawing is […]

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