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 […]

Merry Christmas To One And All!

Merry Christmas To One And All!  By CORA BURRIDGE | December 17, 2019 Cover photo by Elisa Morand / The Amsterdammer Christmas decorations surrounding the Amsterdam canals. This week, in the southern state of Texas, where Trump voters reign supreme and cheese comes out of a squirt can, a couple were sent an accusatory letter by their […]

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 […]

2010s Fashion Staples by year

2010s fashion staples by year By LYNH NGUYEN and CYRINE ETTRIKI | December 14, 2019 Cover photo by Brunel Johnson / Unsplash 2020, here we come! With the new decade swiftly approaching, we – as fashion writers – want to present to you a time capsule of the biggest trends for the 2010s. We have noticed that while trends come […]

Fashionable digitalization

Fashionable digitalization By CYRINE ETTRIKI | December 12, 2019 Cover photo from giphy / Instagram Can fashion be considered as a digital piece in itself?  Recently, designers are considering the idea of creating fashion pieces inspired by prior digital work. Famously representing this new concept is a monogrammed handbag with flexible OLED digital screens by Louis Vuitton. […]

Extra! Extra! Read All About It: Fashion

Extra! Extra! Read All About It: Fashion By CYRINE ETTRIKI | December 12, 2019 Cover photo by Vinicius Amano / Unsplash Between choosing the right handbag or piece of jewelry, we fashion enthusiasts know that everything has to be taken into account. Simply put, it’s about the art of complimenting accessories.  The year of 2019 has been […]