A famous quote goes as follows “My body is my journal and my tattoos are my story”. Well in this podcast We have decided to visit one the Netherlands oldest tattoos shops, located in Amsterdam, and interviewed one of their experienced artists known as Lucas Zwolinski to find out more about himself and how he […]Read more "Amsterdam tattooing"
Take a look into the future: the ever-growing concept of veganism combined with junkfood. Vegan and junkfood. Ever wondered about the combination of those two? They are meant to be together according to the Vegan Junk Food bar! In this podcast, we talk food, fun and future. Enjoy! Meet Brian, the supervisor of the Vegan […]Read more "“Go vegan or go home”"
“The message of Labyrinth is that “we are one person”, so we should not focus on differences such as skin colour. Those are just things that create distraction.” – Sam Kingue Ebelle Naomi Ariga and Josephine Frans spent a Monday evening conversing with Sam Kingue Ebelle, the owner and barkeeper of Labyrinth, to gain insights […]Read more "Conversations with Sam – the poetic mixologist"
Almost too beautiful to drink – this is completely true when you look at Kim Dickson’s impressive coffee artworks. The 33-year-old chef-barista of the hip café Coffee & Coconuts in De Pijp has already stood behind the coffee bar in Melbourne and London to make coffee enthusiasts smiling. He uses his simple but highly artistic […]Read more "Into the world of coffee – Barista Kim Dickson about Latte Art"
Who hasn’t heard of the avocado and its popularity, recently? You’d be hard-pressed to find a restaurant menu that excludes the fruit or a millennial who hasn’t eaten it on sourdough or rye. The avocado is everywhere. Ron Simpson caught up on this trend, and created ‘The Avocado Show‘. A restaurant focussed completely on avocados. […]Read more "Avocado Madness"
Today we will have a conversation with Cloud Meijer, an extremely creative soul, whose aim is to connect with people through her video projects and her singing. Her soothing voice will walk you through her creative past, present and future to give you an overall understanding of her journey. One thing we know about her […]Read more "How to create with your head in the Clouds 1.0"
How has the tattoo industry and style changed in the last 20 years? And how will it evolve in the future? Sanne and Tatiana visited two different tattoo shops in Amsterdam, Salon Serpent and New Amsterdam Tattoo Studio, and had a chat with the owners and artists. Listen closely to hear what each one thinks […]Read more "INTO THE WORLD OF TATTOO — A CONVERSATION WITH ANGELIQUE, MARIA AND JAMES"
Today we are going to meet up with Rebecca Slee, a young upcoming photographer from Amsterdam who has lived and worked in New York for several months. She is very interested in the online and offline world and how these two come together. Also, she is the Visual Curator of Storytelling of Message In A […]Read more "Rebecca Slee about Two Worlds, One Society & Photography"
Ron Simpson, founder of The Avocado Show, is an exceptional allrounder: After working in marketing, founding two advertising agencies and being a DJ he became famous with his innovative avocado restaurant. Which started two years ago just as an idea for a small avocado restaurant, went viral worldwide even before the restaurant actually opened its […]Read more "How Ron transformed a trend into the most exciting food startup in the world – The Avocado Show"
In this podcast, I sat down with Jessica Effah, a former pageant contestant who has no difficulties with letting her voice be heard. Throughout the past years, Jessica has used her experience and knowledge to talk about important subjects such as racism, corporate irresponsibility and feminism. “You just need to find your own way to […]Read more "“Every little action you take has a butterfly effect.”"
“I think Coloured Goodies is needed everywhere.” This sentence describes the mission and vision of cultural entrepreneur Ellen Brudet. For the past 13 years, Ellen has focused on creating a store for the Afro-Dutch society in The Netherlands. Ellen Brudet After giving birth to her first son, Ellen discovered that there was an enormous shortage […]Read more "“If they could do it, who am I to say I can’t do it?”"
In this podcast series we wanted to explore how craftsmanship and community work in our digital society and world. This time we are interviewing Lennard, the founder of Studio Pansa, a ceramics makerspace in Amserdam Oost. Studio Pansa, which was partially crowdfunded and opened in May 2018, does not only provide pottery courses but […]Read more "“Dirty hands clear mind” at Studio Pansa"
In this podcast Ina and Sidonie discuss with Amsterdam creative Conrad Hornung the changes that have been happening in the live music industry, specifically pertaining to the rise of streaming services, social media and government involvement. The venues mentioned in this podcast: Waterhole, Alto Jazz Bar, Bourbon Street, Duivel. Check out Conrad’s latest work: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFCJl4JG7dE&feature=youtu.be […]Read more "The Future of Live Music"
How to reach the unreachable? By Sven Adamson & Dalla Coulibaly Millennials are an enigma for marketers but not for her. In this podcast, we sat at the table with the young creative filmmaker Dominique Gimberg. In her apartment in the center of Amsterdam, we discussed lgbtqi+ representation, the future, marketing, music videos, film funding […]Read more "“We want fast, flashy, in your face and over the top.” – Dominique Gimberg"
The 8th of March is International Women’s Day, or should we say the day when women’s rights are celebrated (and still fought for) all over the world. Sanne and Tatiana met up with Tessel ten Zweege, the 20-year-old co-founder of the feminist art collective PISSWIFE, based in Amsterdam. PISSWIFE just launched their second zine and […]Read more "A PISSWIFE CONVERSATION with Tessel Ten Zweege"
Today we are going to meet Sophie Jurrjens, a creative entrepreneur interested in combining sound and scenery. 17% of the Dutch millennials encounters a high level of stress.Her goal is to relieve the stress of the millennials by making an app where her composed music can be heard on a walking route. Sophie’s app “Off-Track” […]Read more "“Connecting nature, physical and mental health with music” – Sophie Jurrjens"
So, when you go out, you always think about what dress to wear, what shoes that goes with that dress, and which kind of jewellery fits with the outfit. But the glasses, they stay the same. Ace & Tate wanted to change that. Glasses should not be so expensive that you only have one pair […]Read more "The coolest glasses in town"
‘Stay true to yourself and follow your own intuition. I think that’s the only thing you can do to realize yourself in your work.’ The upcoming photographer Juliane Falk talks about her every day life as a creative, about what creativity means to her and about emerging trends and developments in the industry of photography. […]Read more "Creative Amsterdam – Photographer Juliane Falk"