Composer Kees Tazelaar presents his new book On the Threshold of Beauty: Philips and the Origins of Electronic Music in the Netherlands 1925–1965 at V2_.
'Key' is an exhibition with new works from the MSc Media Technology in Leiden. Opening: Thursday February 6, 17:00 – 19:00
Students of the new WDKA Digital Craft minor present objects to inspire, wonder, and that reflect on our relationship with craft in times of electronic, digital, and networked media.
Want to know where to go and what to do next month in Rotterdam? De Derde Dinsdag knows best! A live show filled with music, art, performance, theatre, interview and live interaction. This edition is hosted by V2_.
A special Christmas edition of Test_Lab on the fact, fiction, hype and mythology of advanced food-technologies.
Zack Denfeld of the Center for Genomic Gastronomy will introduce the special Christmas edition of Test_Lab. This is V2_'s contribution to the cultural talk show De Derde Dinsdag on the third tuesday of December.
Paper Moon is an installation made by Ilona Gaynor and Craig Sinnamon. It's on show at V2_ from Friday 13 December till Friday January 10 2014.
Join us for an evening exploring the extreme scenario of outer space: containing our visions, dreams, hopes, and nightmares for the future of space exploration, travel, and living.
A day on free culture and sharing. Supported by V2_.
Curating Your Memory is an evening about deleting, curating and dealing with big data on a personal scale.
The Obel 2013 ArT Symposium on Innovation in Extreme Scenarios was held at Aalborg University, Denmark in collaboration with V2_Lab.
The V2_ Lab Show celebrates the work of V2_Lab by highlighting a selection of exemplary results from its recent history. Featuring: Studio Roosegaarde, Marnix de Nijs, Open_Sailing, Cecilia Jonsson, Nicky Assmann, Paul Cox & Toine Horvers, Jon Stam ...
How do images become network protocols, database objects and viral agents that organize our behavior? A panel talk & book launch 'Image Management' by Kim de Groot.
A debate, a discussion, a provocation -- about contemporary approaches to innovation and the complex problem of how innovation works in the context of extreme scenarios.
Seminar with Stelarc and Henk Oosterling at the Erasmus University. "In a time of Circulating Flesh, Fractal Flesh and Phantom Flesh organs are extracted and exchanged, bodies and bits of bodies remotely generate recurring patterns of interactivity ...
A presentation by Australian artist Stelarc. "Bodies are hacked, genes are mapped, prosthetics are attached and chimeras are engineered in labs. The trans-species, the trans-gendered and even the trans-human proliferate." Stelarc
The Habbakuk Expert Meeting gather experts from a range of backgrounds to discuss methods of innovation.
At 'De Derde Dinsdag' Michelle Kasprzak previews a V2_ event on October 25 -- Blowup: Innovation in Extreme Scenarios.
Food for Thought is the Saturday afternoon programme at V2_, it is part of the festival of the 'Witte de With Kwartier'. Featuring presentations by Kees Tazelaar, Marnix de Nijs, and Nicky Assmann.
Kees Tazelaar talks about the pioneers of electronic music in the Netherlands