Eyes On Robert – Mapplethorpe Reinterpreted By Contemporary Photographers

Eyes on Robert is a special tribute exhibition on the work of the famous photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Mapplethorp was more than a photographer. He as also an enfant terrible and queer. His work is characterized by a curiosity for sexuality, the body and eroticism. He pushed artistic boundaries with his iconic nudes, celebrity portraits and documentation of New York’s S&M scene in the 1970s and ‘80s. But most of all: he broke taboos. Mapplethorpe’s impact…

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Hot Doubles exhibition

Hot Doubles is a series of portraits of men in and out of their clothes. Photographer Ewoud Broeksma has a fascination for the male body. He is a well-known photographer of many (pro) sportsmen and women in The Netherlands. In his photographs he often reminds you of the Greek sculptures of athletes. In 2012 he had his first exhibition and book called “Dubbelaars/Doubles I”. It showed sportsmen in the same poses with and without their…

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International Queer and Migrant Film Festival looking for volunteers

International Queer and Migrant Film Festival looking for volunteers

International Queer and Migrant Film festival (IQMF) in Amsterdam is looking for volunteers. If you want to help during (and before) IQMF 2018 you can contact them by sending your cv to eero@iqmf.nl. The festival takes place from December 5th till the 13th. What is IQMF? IQMF Amsterdam is a fresh and young festival. This year will be the third edition of this festival.  It focuses on sexual diversity in queer and migrant communities. It gives…

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IQMF 2017 – International Queer and Migrant Film Festival

IQMF 2017 – International Queer and Migrant Film Festival

From the 6th to the 13th of December the IQMF 2017 or the 2017 edition of the International Queer & Migrant Film Festival hits Amsterdam. It is maybe a less well-known event, but it is a sure gem of a festival. It offers not only screenings of interesting movies, but also debates, parties and even a dinner. Here are our picks of what is on offer. Our picks from the IQMF 2017 films The International…

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Premiere documentary Iron Legs about lesbian soccer team in Cambodia

Premiere documentary Iron Legs about lesbian soccer team in Cambodia

On Saturday the 17th of June you have the change to attend a free premiere of the documentary Iron Legs. This documentary is about a lesbian soccer team in Cambodia. The director of the documentary Vanna Hem will be present to show his film about a lesbian girls soccer team in Cambodia. Iron Legs The documentary itself is financed by a crowdfunding action on the website Document Our History Now. After successfully raising around €10.000,- Vanna…

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