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In Het Nieuwe Instituut’s Thursday Night programme thinkers, designers and makers from the Netherlands and abroad discuss urgent issues, innovative research and critical reflection related to architecture, design and digital culture. Visit the museum and grab a bite to eat with the speakers and guests. With varied pop-in expo's and diverse partner programmes.

2017
30
Mar
20:00 – 22:00
 

This BNO IMG LAB evening is dedicated to mathematics in graphic design. An evening for designers on fractals, coding and patterns.

2017
03
Apr

In this Reading Room, Professor of Anthropology Rosalind C. Morris will examine the social life and aftermath of matter. Specifically, she will give a reading of the conflict mineral Gold through various formats, including film and text. With a response of Füsun Türetken, fellow at Het Nieuwe Instituut.

2017
06
Apr

An evening about feminism in architecture and a manifestation of work by women that is included in the State Archive for Dutch Architecture and Urban Planning. With the TU Delft Feminists, architect Afaina de Jong and urban planner Riek Bakker.

2017
13
Apr

This performative evening takes as its subject the perceived identity of the moving body in today's networked space of outward appearance. This will be explored through a series of acting exercises for motion capture technology performed by Gareth Taylor, in which the audience is encouraged to participate.

2017
20
Apr
19:30 – 21:00
Het Nieuwe Instituut

Game designer Paolo Pedercini, founder of Molleindustria, talks about the role of gaming in making better citizens and better cities. This lecture is part of the Games for Cities Conference.

2017
03
May

Designduo Formafantasma presents their research into global ore flows, from overground mining to e-waste. In conversation with curator Natasha Hoare, they will investigate the relationship of designers and institutions in highlighting the landscape of mining and manufacture. This dialogue will question the “immateriality” in digital design enabled by metal ores. Moderated by Tamar Shafrir (Het Nieuwe Instituut).

2017
11
May
19:30 – 21:00
 

A night about the interplay between cultural, scientific and technical ideas related to living on Mars with Agata Kołodziejczyk (European Space Agency, ESA), artist Ivan Henriques and Klaas Kuitenbrouwer (Het Nieuwe Instituut). The moderator is Aldje van Meer (Willem de Kooning Academy).

Partners Thursday Night Live! at Het Nieuwe Instituut

Architectuur Film Festival Rotterdam, BNA Kring Rijnmond, BNO IMG LAB, Designplatform Rotterdam, Food Film Festival, Goethe-Institut, Glamcult, EYE Filmmuseum, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Expertisecentrum Universiteit Utrecht, International Film Festival Rotterdam, MAFB, Operadagen Rotterdam,Parels voor de Zwijnen, Sandberg Instituut, Stichting Swart-van Essen, Stripped Fashion, Stimuleringsfonds Creatieve Industrie, The Berlage, Urban Unlimited, Vereniging Deltametropool, Volume, Willem de Kooning Academie

Thursday Night at Het Nieuwe Instituut
Kristoffer Li & Kristoffer Halse Sølling

Thursday Night Live! is a weekly programme of lectures, screenings and discussions on architecture, design and digital culture. Developments and critical insights are discussed by thinkers, designers and makers from the Netherlands and abroad.