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WOW is a place for everyone, for the resident artists of WOW, for city people, art lovers and tourists from near and far. To present the diversity of visitors and temporary inhabitants, the people of WOW are interviewed on a regular basis.

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Kristina Daurova

Last month we sat down with WOW Artist in Residence Kristina Daurova, who curates WOW.doc, the new documentary…

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LAURA A DIMA

Laura A Dima, Artist in Residence at WOW since February, is currently showing her most current project Model…

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Charlie Clemoes

Last month we sat down with WOW Artist in Residence Charlie Clemoes to talk about his latest projects…

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linda plaude

Linda Plaude is one of WOW’s Artists in Residence. She just graduated from AMFI and she has lived…

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Marlies van Gangelen

This week sees the start of a brand new series of workshops entitled SoundLAB (in collaboration with Muziekgebouw…

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Jungmyung Lee

Graphic designer Jungmyung Lee (KR) is one of the WOW Artists in Residence. She presented in July her…

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Irini Pigaditi

WOW Artist in Residence Irini Pigaditi is one of the first talents who moved into the WOW creative…

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Victor Dirks

WOW Artist in Residence Victor Dirks performed with his band PHRAME in the Green Gallery during WOW Open…

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Cian-Yu Bai

WOW Artist in Residence Cian-Yu Bai is one of the artists participating in our Seven Walls exhibition. MEMORY…

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Valentijn Bannier

Valentijn Bannier is one of the new entries in WOW as an Artist in Residence, but already with…

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Julia Sokolnicka

Julia Sokolnicka

Polish emerging film director Julia Sokolnicka came to Amsterdam to attend the Master of Film at the Nederlandse…

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Ting Gong

Ting Gong, fashion designer and artist in residence at WOW Amsterdam since December 2015, recently participated in MBFWA…

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Lisa Konno

As she picks up the phone, artist in residence Lisa Konno is in the middle of a bout…

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Fernanda Fernandes

Fernanda Fernandes, fashion designer, was one of the 3Package Deal residents in WOW last year. January 2016 she…

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Michael van der Meide

Michael van der Meide, fashion designer from Rotterdam, inspired us during the WOW Fashion Volcano with a fashion…

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Anouk van der Laan

Anouk van der Laan, former WOW artist in residence will be one of the fashion designers participating in…

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Marcin Kaminski

Marcin Kaminski

Marcin Kaminski is among the first residents in WOW. Graphic designer, performance artist but open also to other…

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WOW talks to Surinamese artist Xavier Robles de Medina whose detailed work has enchanted many, including the 2015…

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tijme veldt

Tijme Veldt is a fashion designer interested in dreaming. This fascination with the subconscious leads to striking, extravagant…

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Tineke ‘Tenfold’ Hussaarts

Singer-songwriter Tineke ‘Tenfold’ Hussaarts is a new arrival at WOW. We went up to her room for coffee…

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sigrid calon

Swatch, Incubate Festival, the Venice Biennale… The possibilities are endless for Sigrid Calon. To mark the end of…

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Eline van Dam (aka Zeloot)

One of the many talented artists featured at PRINT is Eline van Dam (aka Zeloot). She is a…

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Jolanta Izabela Pawlak

Born in Gdańsk, Poland, Jolanta has travelled extensively to develop as an artist, and in many disciplines at…

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Meet at MAF: Shanour Moens – GLOW Superfoods

Shanour has been with WOW since the bare beginnings. In his workshop on the ground floor, the patissier…

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Manon van Hoeckel

Manon van Hoeckel’s graduation project ‘In Limbo Embassy’ brings questions surrounding Dutch asylum policy to the fore. A…

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Winde Rienstra – fashion designer

Winde Rienstra, unlike some of her equally successful peers, did not know what she wanted to be until…

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Bas van Rijnsoever

Bas left his home in the inner city to move to WOW! Read how he feels about creative…

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Denise van Gent

Meet fashion designer Denise van Gent. She was one of the young fashion designers participating in the REFLECT…

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Ivo & Katinka

Get to know Ivo Bos and Katinka Marac, who are bringing their Light and Sound Installation back to…

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Jacobine van de Kamp

Jacobine knows everything about WOW, since she’s the filmmaker..

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Yori Swart

Yori Swart

She just moved into WOW and released her new EP in the Melkweg last week. Meet Yori Swart.

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Hidde de Jong

Meet Hidde de Jong, resident of WOW. He studied Pop drums at the Conservatory.

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Arjan van Ruyven

Meet Arjan van Ruyven, the architect responsible for the transformation of the former polytechnical school (HTS) into WOW. This…

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Ivo Clason

Ivo Clason is a student at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture. Together with two other students he designed…

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Jolijn Valk

Jolijn supervised 3 young architects with the realization of a meeting object for WOW.

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Jose Pasmans

Meet Jose Pasmans, a WOW resident and talented photographer whose work, Cocoon, has found a temporary home at…

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Leonard v Munster

Leonard van Munster worked at WOW on his project ‘Ile Flottante’; a floating villa with a changing art…

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Luca van der Putten

Meet Luca van der Putten, project manager of the urban farm of WOW. Learn what inspires him: giving young talent…

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Stefan Koster

Stefan Koster is a engineer and designed a meeting object for WOW and the neighbourhood.

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