Endgame - a show about playing videogames at Gallery 33

11 February — Amsterdam based Gallery 33 presents Endgame, a show about playing video games. The gallery invited a group of international artists to share some of their favourite video game memories and create all new work based on that one hard to finish level, great boss fight or the feeling of finally beating a game. Artists like Bruno Mangyoku, Evan Palmer, Jonathan Djob Nkondo, Robert Ball, Tom Haugomat, Vincent Tsui and more created very diverse pieces. From racing, to soccer and even rapping games, ...

October 2013

  1. Oct 22

    Feathers - A show about dinosaurs at Gallery 33

    Amsterdam based Gallery 33 presents Feathers, a show about dinosaurs. The gallery invited 24 artists from all over the world and asked them to revisit their childhood and create all new work based on these majestic creatures that once ruled the earth. Artists like Andrew Lyons, Jon Burgerman, Laszlito Kovacs, Saša Ostoja, Hanna K., Jake Parker and more created very diverse pieces. Techniques used range from watercolour to pure digital illustration and from dip pen with indian ink to riso prints.
  2. Oct 16

    Artists & Algorists

    Innovations studio Present Plus present Artists & Algorists, a platform that aims to showcase the synthesis of art and computer science. The studio has developed a platform for digital interactive art, shining a light on a growing breed of artists that have adopted design and code to express themselves. In a permanent exhibition at art'otel Amsterdam, A&A also exhibits this new genre to non-digital natives, creating a truly immersive offline experience with a selection of their curated works.
  3. Oct 02

    Neighbourhood Portraits

    In 1945, Hardy Amies settled on No. 14 Savile Row, simultaneously continuing the tradition of making classic, beautifully tailored clothes whilst also being an important game-changer to the area. Today, new centers of creativity are booming on the edges of the city, inspiring, dictating and rejuvenating contemporary London lifestyle. Together with Present Plus, Hardy Amies sets out to explore these creative hubs.

September 2013

  1. Sep 30
  2. Sep 09

    Powerhouse Company

    Powerhouse Company has launched their new website in collaboration with Present Plus. Present Plus, the Amsterdam-based innovations studio, designed a complete online experience, and produced all video-content for the website. It's a unique and original approach to the usually archive-based architectural websites: by highlighting a selection of Powerhouse Company's projects through beautiful, cinematic, tailor-made, editorial content. http://powerhouse-company.com

May 2013

  1. May 14

    The Webster Bookcase by Tieme Rietveld

    With The Webster, designer Tieme Rietveld aims to create the bookcase of the 21st century, combining state of the art craftsmanship with innovative contemporary design. The exceptional attention paid to the design details make it a gorgeous piece of furniture.

February 2013

  1. Feb 26

    The Gold Of The Andes

    This story of The Inoue Brothers is about a distant dream of participating in The Chaccu, the Incan ceremony of solidarity. It was their way of harvesting the finest material created by Pacha Mama. The Incas believed the Vicuña animals were reincarnations of young maidens, rewarded with a coat of pure gold in return for giving life to their civilisation. They called it “The Gold Of The Andes”.

December 2012

  1. Dec 20

    Stanley Kubrick & Hardy Amies: 2001: A Space Odyssey

    In 1968 Hardy Amies worked as costume designer for Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, bringing his innovative approach to clothing design to one of the most visually iconic films of all time. A documentary entitled 'Stanley Kubrick & Hardy Amies: 2001: A Space Odyssey, When Fashion and the Future Collide' launches today exclusively on hardyamies.com

September 2012

  1. Sep 04

    One Minute Wonders

    One minute wonders is just that: a series of video portraits featuring wondrous people telling their personal story in 60 seconds flat. Artists, entrepreneurs, designers, and rain-makers offer insight into their individuality, their motivations, and what really makes them tick. These are the people who we think live within a moment in time that we define as the Present Plus.

July 2012

  1. Jul 25

    Hardy Amies Recreate The ABC’s of Men’s Fashion For The 21st Century

    Paying homage to the ABC of Men’s Fashion, a book written by the brand’s founder, Hardy Amies releases a series of short films with some of the world’s most influential people involved in creative industries. The ABC’s of Men’s Fashion was first published in 1964 and written by Amies to offer guidance to young men on how to dress. It remains notorious today for its opinionated and witty tone.