Collecting Money for a good cause – Off-Screen´s Charity Gala

Collecting Money for a good cause – Off-Screen´s Charity Gala By ANNARITA MARINARO | March 17, 2020 Cover photo by Julia Dahmen // The Amsterdammer On Wednesday, March 11, student association Off-Screen hosted their second charity gala, organized by their very own Acquisition Committee. The event was dedicated to Oasebos, an organization that works for the […]

Marching with Our Bodies Our Voice at the Women’s March 2020

Marching with Our Bodies Our Voice at the Women’s March 2020 By ANNARITA MARINARO | March 9, 2020 Thousands of demonstrators marched from Dam Square toward Museumplein on March 8, 2020. International Women’s Day is an occasion to raise awareness for inequality and the lack of respect towards minorities and a fitting time for the Women’s March, […]

How the Amsterdam Municipality is worsening the (student) housing crisis: HVV2020

How the Amsterdam Municipality is worsening the (student) housing crisis: HVV2020 By ADELE MOLTEDO | December 17, 2019 Cover photo by Rajeshwari Singh / The Amsterdammer On November 27, 2019, the municipality of Amsterdam discussed a new housing policy that will cause a devastating blow to the housing prospects of international students and many non-local Dutch students […]

Amsterdam Art Weekend: Promoting Accessibility to Contemporary Art

Amsterdam Art Weekend: Promoting Accessibility to Contemporary Art By PIERRE DU PASQUIER | December 16, 2019 Cover photo by Andrea Valdivia / The Amsterdammer  Tourists staring at the artwork of Nokukhanya Langa exhibited at Galerie van Gelder during the Amsterdam Art Weekend on November 23, 2019.  The 8th edition of Amsterdam Art Weekend took place from November […]

Amsterdam Museumnacht celebrates its 20th anniversary

“It’s a happy evening” Amsterdam Museumnacht celebrates its 20th anniversary in November By HENRIKE FREYTAG | November 28, 2019 Cover photo by Tjan Ho Lai A palm tree in Hortus Botanicus in colorful lights by night on November 2nd, 2019. On Saturday, November 2, 2019, 55 museums in Amsterdam held special night events during the 20th Museumnacht. […]