With more than 1300 restaurants in Amsterdam you can easily say that the food industry in this vibrant and creative city is very important. One of these restaurants is driven by Özkan who is originally from Turkey. In Amsterdam he runs his own business, Carnivore, which really says it all: “meat eater”. An East Texas Style Smoke […]Read more "Running a restaurant in Amsterdam"
When your friends are your family… and your colleagues. Get to know the break dance crew “The Ruggeds” and get inspired by their work! A Podcast by Sarah Winker, Nina Manegold & Franziska DasselRead more "Breaking Into The Dance Scene Ep. 1 – The Ruggeds"
‘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"
Welcome to creative Amsterdam which Laura de Grave is part of, she is an amazing foodwriter and told us about the work she does and the book she wrote ( The Amsterdam Cookbook) More information and inspiration: Instagram: lauradegrave Website: foodwriter.nl By Laura Rechberger & Sara CitgezRead more "Creative Amsterdam – Foodwriter Laura de Grave"
“I love creating custom design pieces to help people be their best selves”. – Jeroen Bloemers, founder of Studio Jeroen Bloemers Jeroen Bloemers is a very creative, daring and authentic artist. In his own studio he creates customized pieces for people, who want to express themselves in a different way. With his creativity he can […]Read more "AMSTERDAM INNOVATORS EP.2 – JEROEN BLOEMERS"
“We live in a world where the fast fashion industry plays such a big role and I think we have to change that”. – Nick Lankveld, founder of Studio NICKLANKVELD The young fashion designer Nick Lankveld tells more about his first bag collection. His handmade tote bags are very durable and can be individually customized. […]Read more "AMSTERDAM INNOVATORS EP.1 – NICK LANKVELD"
“Virtual reality is a self-created form of chosen reality. Therefore it exist” – Joan Lowery Nixon VR is developing very fast. Businesses are implementing it more and more into their work and their professional life. Bart Burkhardt, owner of LAB4242, gives un a great insight on how VR can be used in several business departments. […]Read more "Virtual Reality EP. 2 – Bart Burkhardt"
“We don’t need virtual reality, we need virtual unreality” – Peter Greenaway VR is playing a bigger role in the gaming industry every day. The field is evolving so fast that it can be hard to follow and understand. In this podcast Shakib Hakimi, the owner of The Virtuality, gives us insight on how VR […]Read more "Virtual Reality EP. 1 – Shakib Hakimi"
“CHANGE THE WORLD, AND LOOK AMAZING WHILE YOU DO IT.” Combining ethics with aesthetics. Young entrepreneur Dena Simaite gives us an inspiring insight on her cruelty-free fashion brand NOUMENON, while focusing on the global matter of sustainability. For more information, please have a look at: https://nou-menon.com By Katharina Gerken and Alexandra KistlerRead more "THE VISIONARY feat. NOUMENON"
“HEROES & FRIENDS LET YOU EXPERIENCE DOING GOOD.” Young enthusiast Michiel de Koning from the crowdsourcing platform HEROES & FRIENDS gives us an interesting insight on how to support social projects and the company’s possible future regarding global trends like digitalization. For more information, please have a look at: https://www.heroesandfriends.com/landing By Katharina Gerken and Alexandra […]Read more "THE VISIONARY feat. HEROES & FRIENDS"
Young entrepreneurs Constantine Wahle and Kick van Doorn brings you SKANDL; a co creative agency which collaborates with diverse (freelance) creatives. In this episode we talk about their perspective within the creative industry and how they believe in creativity.Read more "THE MOVEMENT EP.4 – SKANDL"
Rotterdam Airlines Music producer Maguire tells is story about the start of his career and his view of the current music industry. Make sure to check him out on Soundcloud!Read more "THE MOVEMENT EP.3 – Maguire"
Entrepreneurship and a pioneering spirit is something that is in your blood. Some people dream small, but Donny likes to dream big. His mindset is to set goals and work hard for them, otherwise you will never achieve the life of your dreams. Donny is only 20 years old, but he is already a well […]Read more "THE MOVEMENT EP.2 – DJ Donny de Soet"
We’ve talked to Luuk Brinkman, head of Digital Marketing at BSH Group in the Netherlands. He told us everything there is to know about Bosch, their views on innovation and the target group. We also talked with Maurice, he works at Media Markt and sells Bosch products on a daily basis. He knows everything there […]Read more "Inspiration Interviews Bosch"
Jessica Denkelaar is a webdeveloper who works at Digital Rebel in Amsterdam. She makes commercial and corporate websites, and sometimes non-commercial such as for museums. Jessica knows a lot about Internet of Things, and works with this concept sometimes as well. By Jamie van der Duijn and Yannick van IJsseldijkRead more "Jessica Denkelaar – webdeveloper at Digital Rebel"
In this episode, we speak with Gijs Determeijer. Gijs is one of the owners of Halal, a video production company in Amsterdam. The company acquired it’s name because they once made a video for the Den Haag based rapgroup DHC, who have Arabic roots. The rappers called Gijs and his colleagues ‘halal’, which is a […]Read more "Gijs Determeijer – co-owner and creative director of Halal"
Rogier ‘de Reiger’ Smalhout is the co-founder and creative director behind Appelsap Fresh Music Festival. Appelsap is one of the first hiphop based festivals in the Netherlands, and has been around for almost twenty years. Rogier is the creative mind behind Appelsap’s identity – he has been working to keep Appelsap ‘fresh’, and different from […]Read more "Rogier Smalhout – creative mind behind Appelsap Fresh Music Festival Amsterdam"
In this episode, we speak with Guido Lok, who is a young enterpreneur and student Product Design. Guido is the co-founder and co-owner of the Instagram page @student.design, which started out as a small page for fellow students, but now has grown to a global platform for people interested in design. Next to managing the […]Read more "Guido Lok – co-owner and co-founder of online platform @student.design"
We are Kidchen. This is a kitchen who playful learn young kids how to behave in there. We talk about it with Jos, Suzan and Emma. Jos is an single parent, Suzan is a product design student and Emma is a fulltime babysitter. We will aks them some questions about our subject. We hope you […]Read more "Kidchen"
Podcast by Maaike Hoogenboom and Roos Groenen.Read more "Marcel Bullinga – The future of food"
Freelance Set & Costume Designer – Roxanne Wilm Since our first day of the minor Global Trendwatching, we’ve been trying to find inspiring people working in the creative industry in Amsterdam. Last up in our series is Roxanne Wilm. She’s very passionate about her creative work. As a freelance photographer and set & costume designer […]Read more "Roxanne Wilm – The Creative Industry #4"
A true entrepreneur – Maurice Roethof Since our first day of the minor Global Trendwatching, we’ve been trying to find inspiring people working in the creative industry in Amsterdam. We stumbled upon Maurice, who’s more than busy. He studies Japanese, works at Apple and has two businesses. The Fest Club: an event organizing company, and […]Read more "Maurice Roethof – The Creative Industry #3"
A collection of the thoughts from the people we’ve interviewed, where Amsterdam as a city was the main focus.Read more "Amsterdam – a city that exudes creativity"