Quilty pleasure Christmas night

More than a week before the holidays, The Web will turn into an old fashioned Dutch styled bar. Expect this evening to hear all of your guilty Christmas pleasures. WARNING if you want to avoid ‘Last Christmas’ or ‘All I Want for Christmas’ this probably won’t be your evening. The music will be played by DJ Bassz and requests are more than welcome. And off course there will be more enough fingerfood and sweet things….

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Fickstutenmarkt

The Horse Fair (Fickstutenmarkt) is a private event that takes place irregularly in clubs in Berlin, Hamburg, Leipzig, Mannheim, Brussels, Amsterdam and New: Cologne. Here, willing mares offer themselves to stallions without ever seeing their faces. Like all horse fairs, this one has strict rules. How the Fickstutenmarkt works Before the event begins, every participant has to decide whether he wants to take part either as a mare or as a stallion. It is not…

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Eurovision Song Contest ’20: Amsterdam hosting street parties

Eurovision Song Contest ’20: Amsterdam hosting street parties

In the Eurovision Song Contest (ESC) universe, all focus is on Rotterdam. The second city of The Netherlands won the competition to host the ESC in 2020. Amsterdam withdrew early from the competition. Businesses in the famous gay street Reguliersdwarsstraat came up with the next best thing: a week long of street parties during the ESC! Making the best thing of a loss When Duncan Laurence won the ESC earlier this year, the LGBTQI+ scene…

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Amsterdam Pride highlights

Amsterdam Pride highlights

The Amsterdam Pride is about to be celebrated again. This year the event takes place from 27th of July till August 4th. The theme this year is ‘Pride = Protest’ to celebrate and commemorate of 50 years Stonewall Inn riots and LGBTQI+ liberation. But the program is also filled with many parties. And of course the world-famous Canal Parade is part of the Pride. Here are the highlights of the main events and parties. Opening…

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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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