Visions for Europe


Various renowned individuals from the Czech Republic and elsewhere in Europe participate in this project, 'Visions for Europe,' to mark the 2022 Czech presidency of the Council of the European Union. These people are featured in short videos, of a minute long, in which they discuss their ‘Vision for Europe’; a specific idea that relates to […]


Part of Me… Shaping Mental Spaces

FOTODOK Lange Nieuwstraat 7, Utrecht

Experiences of mental health vary greatly, and we all relate to it in different ways. While some people’s mental well-being is rarely challenged, others are affected in more frequent and demanding ways. In recognizing the multitudinal ways in which mental health inhabits the mind and body, it is important to amplify the voices of those […]

Moving Towards the Future

Join the Czech Centre Rotterdam between 1 – 30 September in the monthly sporting challenge on the occasion of the Czech EU Presidency 2022 and collect the most steps by walking or running (unfortunately not biking) for NL team. Let's move together and strive for the resilience of our health just like the EU strives […]


Mirror – Face to Face

Amstelkerk Amsterdam Amstelveld 10, Amsterdam

The Club for UNESCO Vicenza and the Dutch Grafein Foundation present the graphic art exhibition "Mirror - Face to Face”, in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute of Amsterdam, which will take place from 1 to 30 September at the Amstelkerk in Amsterdam, and then from 15 October to 13 November at the Kunstliefde space […]


Jochen Lempert: Natural Sources

Huis Marseille Keizersgracht 401, Amsterdam

In September, Huis Marseille will present the solo exhibition of the German photographer, Jochen Lempert, in conjunction with the Goethe-Institut Amsterdam. His poetic black-and-white photographs are inspired by his scientific background and knowledge and represent the natural world in its most diverse forms. Natural Sources marks Lempert’s first significant solo exhibition in the Netherlands. Initially a biologist, Lempert only began […]

.tiff 2022 – Emerging Belgian Photography

De Brakke Grond Nes 45, Amsterdam

De Brakke Grond presents .tiff 2022, an exhibition featuring emerging photography from Belgium, selected by FOMU - Photo Museum Antwerp. Each year, the museum selects ten promising artists, all of which live and work in Belgium. FOMU accompanies them on a development journey to create the portfolio magazine .tiff, culminating in a group exhibition. The […]

Love Stories at Hermitage Amsterdam

Hermitage Amsterdam Amstel 51, Amsterdam

More than a hundred portraits from the National Portrait Gallery, London, are part of Love Stories - Art, Passion & Tragedy at Hermitage Amsterdam. The sensational exhibition comprises some of the most cherished masterpieces from the renowned collection of the National Portrait Gallery in London. The European premiere of this exhibition at the Hermitage Amsterdam […]

Street Meets (Mural) Art

Stedelijk Gymnasium Breda Nassausingel 7, Breda

On the occasion of the Czech EU Presidency 2022, the Czech Center Rotterdam collaborates with Blind Walls Gallery in Breda to create a mural under the wing of the Czech illustrator and artist, Patrik Antczak. Antczak and the students from the Stedelijk Gymnasium Breda worked on the mural which focuses on themes surrounding the Neighbourhood, […]


Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival

OBA & Pathé Tuschinski

Come over to Amsterdam for a selection of some of the best Spanish and Latin American contemporary cinema, focusing on independent, experimental, and artistic films, organised in collaboration with the Institute Cervantes Utrecht and the Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain in the Netherlands. The festival takes place in two different locations: the OBA Amsterdam […]

Simon Strauss: European citizenship and the value of culture

Zuiderkerk Amsterdam Zuiderkerkhof 72, Amsterdam

The German historian, Simon Strauss, will be in conversation with Eric Sadin about the meaning of European citizenship and the value of culture. Strauss will cast a critical eye on our modern, digitalised society which revolves around consumerism. The talk will take place in the Zuiderkerk Amsterdam and also via a livestream. Click here to […]

Soirée Ciné

Cinema Het Ketelhuis Pazzanistraat 4, Amsterdam

Since September 2021, the Alliance Française in Amsterdam and Het Ketelhuis have been presenting Soirée ciné, a programme of French films that have not been released in the Netherlands, but which are very much worthy of being viewed. Every month, a new title is screened. The October edition of Soirée Ciné will feature the film, […]

Concert: “L’insistere del canto amoroso”: Pasolini and Bach

Istituto Italiano di Cultura Keizersgracht 564, Amsterdam

To mark the centenary of the birth of Pier Paolo Pasolini, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura has organised this concert along with some readings. This event will feature Edoardo Coen, the actor, along with Andrea Coen on the piano. This duo are internationally appreciated and offer an unprecedented journey to discover Pier Paolo Pasolini: poet, […]


fABULEUS / Elisabeth Borgermans en Thomas Vantuycom

Grote Zaal Amsterdam

Performance: Stravinsky’s masterpiece, Petrouchka, inspired choreographers Elisabeth Borgermans and Thomas Vantuycom to undertake a new dance creation featuring nine young people between the ages of 15 and 24. However, the starting point is not the original staging from 1911 but an in-depth reading of the music. Stravinsky’s penchant for contrast, rhythm and speed is typical […]