Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy - Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, 1019 BN, Netherlands

GIPSY SALOON 2015

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Date: Saturday 24 January
Time: 19.00 hrs onwards
Location: Restaurant Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free

Fresh start of  new season of gipsy band performances, starting of with Bagdalo.

Twice a month on Saturdays, gipsy bands alternate between the Lloyd restaurant and KHL

Explore Amsterdam Oost with over 50 events.

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Explore Amsterdam Oost with over 50 events. On the weekend of 14 & 15 February 2015, Amsterdam Oost takes centre stage during 24H Oost. Head out to the diverse neighbourhoods in the east of Amsterdam and enjoy a wealth of workshops, guided tours, performances, food and drink, music, parties and to share in fantastic Amsterdam ideas. The full list of events can be found here.

DE BONTE MIDDAG - ART FOR CHILDREN

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Date: 14 February 
Time: 15.00 - 16.00 hrs
Location: Room 28, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free

De Bonte Middag presents art for people from 6 -up, with Strawberry Kiss, Human Birdwings, Big Art for Small People, Dolls House, 360degree clip, storytelling, Drawclips, You Tube films, a group picture and a secret tour of special hotelrooms. 

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GIPSY SALOON 2015: LAUTARII

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Date: Saturday 14 February
Time: 19.30 hrs
Place: restaurant Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free

The cream of the Dutch Gipsy bands perform each two weeks at Lloyd Hotel and the adjacent Koffiehuis van de Hollandsche Lloyd. This coming Saturday Lautarii will be playing. 

AMSTERDAMSE HOTELNACHT

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Date: 17 January
Time:
19.30 - 00.00 hrs
Venue:
Through the building of the Lloyd Hotel
What:
Music, Theatre, Performances, Pop-up fashionstore, Guided Tour.

See below for the programme and line-up:

POP-UP STORE OF KISS THE CONCRETE

  • KISS POPLIFE EXPERIENCE 2015 INVITATION (2)

Date: 17 & 18 January
Time: 1 pm - 8 pm
Venue: Platform 3 & 4O, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free

A two day pop-up experience featuring Africa's finest knitwear designer Laduma Ngxokolo & stylist, online store & influencer Cocoshay

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PERFORMANCE: IN BED WITH SIMONE
Date: 17 January
Times:  8 pm (fully booked), 9pm (fully booked), 10pm (fully booked), 11pm(fully booked) and 12am
Venue: Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: Free. Subscribe via the Cultural Embassy 

A contemporary Simone de Beauvoir meets modern day life, in a Netflix style TV show that you watch from a bed in a hotel room. Concept and performance by Cat Smits.

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DATE - TINDER OPERA
Date
: 17 January
Times: 7.30 pm, 21.30 pm, 23.30 pm
Venue: Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free / English spoken

I swipe to the left, I swipe to the right
I lift my finger
In the middle of the night.

Contemporary radioplay about internetdating. How do we succeed in creating a romantic liaison on the internet? Can one be in love online? Who are we on the internet?

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MUSIC: ENTER THE RHYTHM ROOM
Date
: 17 January
Times: 20.00 - 24.00 pm
Venue: restaurant, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free 

A line-up of young Amsterdam singer-songwriters, selected by Milja de Vendt, with live illustrations by Arjen Aue. 

20:00 - 20:45 uur Liloe Rix
21:00 - 21:45 uur Sorry Bunch
22:00 - 22:45 uur Lukas Blom
23:00 - 23:30 uur Raspberry Blend

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GUIDED TOUR
Date:
17 January
Time:
00.00 hrs
Venue:
reception, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission:
free

Guided tour of the hotelrooms with artistic director Suzanne Oxenaar.

TALKSHOW: CURZIO MALAPARTE

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Date: 16 December 2014
Time: 8.30 PM
Location: Red Bar Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Ambassade
Admission: €5 including drink
RSVP: book your seat via email to cultureleambassade@lloydhotel.com

Please note that this event is Dutch spoken

An evening about one of the most colourful writers of the last century. With translater Jan van der Haar, writer and Malaparte fan Joris van Casteren and founder of Iconic Houses Network, Natascha Drabbe.

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YOUTOPIA ARTS FESTIVAL

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Date and time:
Friday 21 November from 21.00 – 01.00hrs
Saturday 22 November from 16.00 – 01.00hrs
Sunday 23 November from 11.00 – 22.00hrs
Location: multiple rooms, public platforms and the restaurant of Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: tickets only via Youtopia Arts Festival

Youtopia Arts Festival brings together artists, creative entrepreneurs and spectators. Filmmakers, designers, visual artists, DJ’s, philosophers and performers show their work throughout the hotel.

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MiNiaTURE Garden Show

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Dates: 26 September - 16 October 2014
Time: 10am - 6pm
Venue: Lloyd Platform
Free admission

miNiATURE is the first indoor 3D garden show in the Netherlands.

Garden designer Erwin Stam together with renowned international colleague Andrew Fisher Tomlin are introducing this unique indoor-garden exhibition to the Netherlands. It is the first garden show in the Netherlands which is entirely based on 3D printmodels.

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M-Bizz Workshop

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M-BIZZ INTERNATIONAL NETWORKING WITH MIKE DEL FERRO

Dates: 9 October 2014
Time: 14.30 - 17.30hrs
Venue: Salon Lloyd Hotel
Admission: 35 euros, please book your tickets here

Jazz pianist and skilled international networker Mike del Ferro shares his know-how in a workshop for young musicians looking to play on a global stage by M-Bizz.
M-Bizz is a series of workshops for young professionals in all musical genres by Music Motion.

GIPSY SALOON

  • Gipsy Saloon

Date: 11 October 2014
Time: from 19.00 hrs onwards
Venue: Restaurant Lloyd Hotel
Admission: free

Continuing the series of performances by the cream of Dutch Gipsy Orchstras. With Lautarii.

HOTEL TALKSHOW

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Date: 18 September 2014
Time: 8.30pm - 9.30pm
Venue: The Salon, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: Free
RSVP:  cultureleambassade@lloydhotel.com
Language: Dutch

An evening of talks and music: featuring art and culture guests in conversation with Karin Giphart and Mylène van Noort about their new projects.

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GIPSY SALOON

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Date: 13 September 2014
Time: 8pm - 10pm
Location: restaurant Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy

Orchestra Ogto Gadje kicks-off a new season of Gipsy Saloons, monthly on Saturday nights. Together with the neigbouring KHL café-restaurant, the Gipsy Saloon offers the cream of Dutch Gipsy orchestras playing a broad range of Eastern-European music. Excellent music for dinner time.

OPEN HERITAGE DAY

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Dates: 13 - 14 September
Time: 10 am - 5 pm
Venue: Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: Free
Language: Dutch
Guided tours each half hour

During Open Monumentendag (Heritage Day) over 4000 historical buildings and sites are open to the public free of charge. This year’s theme is ‘Travelling’. We kindly invite you to walk in and hear the stories about the East-Europeans for whom their short stay at Lloyd Hotel between 1921 and 1935 was the last stop before sailing to South-America.

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IN BED WITH SIMONE - PLAY

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Dates: 7 - 10 September
Times: Daily at 8 pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm and 11.59pm
Venue: Various rooms Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission:  €7, tickets via Fringe Festival Amsterdam

A contemporary Simone de Beauvoir meets modern day life, in a Netflix style TV show that you watch from a bed in a hotel room. Concept and performance by Cat Smits.

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PINTAR RAPIDO

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Dates: 6 - 7 September 2014
Venue: De Posthoornkerk, Haarlemmerstraat, Amsterdam
Admission: €15 for Artist 2-day Pass via Pintar Rapido

Pintar Rapido Amsterdam is an outdoor painting festival, competition and exhibition. An unmissable weekend celebration of art and one of Europe's loveliest cities. Participants of Pintar Rapido receive a 15% reduction on the price of their room at the Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy.

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RUSSIA: REVEALING YOUR IDENTITY DURING GAY PRIDE 2014

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From 26/07/2014 until 03/08/2014

Exhibition 'RUSSIA: REVEALING YOUR IDENTITY', (Resource LGBTIQ, Moscow, Russia)
De Salon, open daily from 12.00 - 18.00 hrs
free admission

Exhibition with interviews with LGBTIQ youth in Moscow, searching for their identity in a rough climate.

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STEINBEISSER EXPERIMENTAL GASTRONOMY SUMMER 2014

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From 18/07/2014 until 20/07/2014

Friday 18 to Sunday 20 July, at 19.00 hrs
Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
Steinbeisser organises a 5-course dinner at € 47 per person / drinks arrangement at € 27 per person
please book via email to Steinbeisser

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AMSTERDAM FASHION WEEK DAY 10: A DAY OF DESIGN & STYLING

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13/07/2014

SUNDAY 13 JULY
10.00 – 18.00 hrs

Icon of Dutch Design Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy invites you to a day of Design & Styling with a line-up to make fashionistas go all dreamy: Grazia magazine, Amsterdam Fashion Institute, Designercafé, designer Marcia Nolte and Zalando.

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YELLOW CAB TO GUGGENHEIM @ COBRA MUSEUM

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04/07/2014

Friday 4 July, 11.00 - 16.00 hrs
Museumplein, Amsterdam
free

Free New York City cab to the Guggenheim Collection

At 4 July - American Independence Day - a free New York City cab will be available for a visit to the Cobra Museum Amstelveen. At the Cobra Museum, the wonderful exhibition From the Guggenheim Collection to the Cobra Museum Amstelveen is currently on show.

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SUMMER AT COUNTRY ESTATE BEECKESTIJN

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From 02/07/2014 until 28/09/2014

Until 28 September
The garden is open from dawn to sunset
free

Country estate Beeckestijn is run by Natalie Faber, who also co-hosts De Bonte Avond at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy twice a year.

For the current exhibition 'Summer at the country estate', Faber approached ten artists, who created new work: a folly, for the splendous gardens of Beeckestijn.

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DE BONTE AVOND SUMMER 2014

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27/06/2014

Friday 27 June, 20.30 hrs
Room 28, Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
free admission, take your 3D glasses with you!

Nandine van Karnebeek and Nathalie Faber present De Bonte Avond with artists presentations and a group picture.

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HOTEL TALKSHOW

26/06/2014

Thursday 26 June, 20.30 - 22.00 hrs
The Salon, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
free admission, please rsvp to the Cultural Embassy

An hour of talks and music, with guests from the arts and culture who talk to hosts Karin Giphart & Mylène van Noort about their current projects.
With Jori Hermsen, founder of Theatre Group Sonja, actress Jessica Zeylmaker with the same group, singer and producer Kirsten Schneider and writer Thomas van Aalten.

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ARCHITECTURE DAY 2014

22/06/2014

Sunday 22 June, from 10.00 - 17.00 hrs
Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
free admission, guided tours at 14.00 and 16.00 hrs, please rsvp to Architecture Day

Architect Evert Breman designed Lloyd Hotel in 1921 as a emigrant hotel. Around the millenium change it was transformed by architect MVRDV into a 1 to 5-star hotel.

At Architecture Day you are most welcome to come and have a look. A documentary with English subtitles about the transformation process will be shown throughout the day.

For more information: Architecture Day.

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RAKUGO SHOW

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19/06/2014

Thursday 19 June, 20.00 hrs
TheSalon, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
free but please rsvp to cultureleambassade@lloydhotel.com

Japanese stand-up comedy with Master Tōgetsuan Hakushu.
Contrary to the Western stand-up comedy, with Rakugo the comedian kneels on a cushion and does not move for the entire length of the story. All the Rakugo-actor uses as props are a fan and a handkerchief called tenugui. The show has English subtitles.

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DASMAGAZIN FESTIVAL

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14/06/2014

Zaterdag 14 juni, 20.00 - 22.30 uur
Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
Toegang 27,50 euro, alleen op inschrijving, bij DasMagazin

Intieme leesclub van Das Magazin, met schrijfsters Marente de Moor en Kristien Hemmerechts.

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BRASIL@THEREDBAR

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11/06/2014

Wednesday 11 June 20.00 - 22.30 hrs
TheRedBar, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
free but please rsvp to the Cultural Embassy

Soccer will only play a minor role in this 4 RedBar event, this time about Brasil. Catch a glimpse of the unseen sides of Brasil with the head editor of GUP photomagazine Peter Bas Mensink, art director Felix Janssens about meaning of a country's colour codes, 'God is a Brazilian', a book by writer Harrie Lemmers and photographer Ana Carvalho, Régis Goncalvez and Jan Nijenhof about their cultural Brasil Club, and Mylène van Noort about 'Zotia Emigrates', a project dealing with Lloyd's historic link with Brasil.

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STRAATJUTTER

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From 26/05/2014 until 09/06/2014

Open daily from 09.00 - 18.00 hrs
Platform 2, Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
free admission

Presentation of the work of Straatjutter Krista Peters with the opportunity to make a collage of materials she found on the streets of Amsterdam.

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M-BIZZ WORKSHOP MUSIC PROFESSIONALS

21/05/2014

from 14:30hrs to 17:00hrs
The Salon, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission €30 ex VAT, member reduction €5

A workshop on how to deal with music sponsorships. Musicians are attractive for sponsors but simply including a sponsor's logo at your gig doesn't cut it. To clinch a great sponsorship deal you do need to know the ins and outs of setting up a partnership. Find out more at this workshop hosted by M-Bizz.

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PERFORMANCE BY STUDENTS OF THE SANDBERG INSTITUT

19/05/2014

19.00 - 22.30pm
Room no: 524
Admission free

One Night Stand No. 3

Students of the Studio for Immediate Spaces, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam
at the occassion of One Night Stand no. 3, a program of events taking place monthly in Amsterdam, organized by the department.

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LADUMA COLLECTION AT LLOYD

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From 08/05/2014 until 10/05/2014

Laduma Shop
Restaurant Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
open 11.00 - 1.00 hrs

Speaking at What Design Can Do in Amsterdam this year is African fashion designer Laduma Ngxokolo. This is your chance to obtain one of his luxury sweaters of his third collection, based on the Xhosa beadwork craft. Laduma Ngxokolo used locally produced mohair and devoted this range 'My heritage, My inheritance' to his mother.

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STEINBEISSER EXPERIMENTAL GASTRONOMY SPRING 2014

24/04/2014

Friday 9, Saturday 10, Sunday 11 May, at 19.00 hrs
Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
5 course dinner for € 45 per person |
35 guests per evening

We welcome your reservation by email to: Steinbeisser Experimental Gastronomy

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MASTERPEACE GUEST ROOM #310

07/02/2014

"I believe in MasterPeace. World leaders cannot push back armed conflict alone. We need the whole world to make this happen." - Desmond Tutu

Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy are interested in the cultural luggage of international guests and visitors. Often this luggage is the basis of the programme of exhibitions, talks, screenings & shows offered by the Cultural Embassy. Regular guests feel invited to unpack and show their work. This is how a room dedicated to singer Ellen ten Damme and photographer Danny Ellinger came about, and a room of photographer Linda Troeller devoted to the Chelsea Hotel New York.
From 7 March 2014 onwards, room #310 will be devoted to the work of MasterPeace.

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GIPSY SALOON 2013 - 2014

From 11/01/2014 until 22/06/2014

17 May BAGDALO

Restaurant Lloyd Hotel, from 19.00 hrs
free

Gipsy Music at the Oostelijke Handelskade

Saturday nights with top orchestras of the Dutch Gipsy Scene

Gipsy Music from the heart of Europe, with Eastern, Russian, Yiddish, Latin and Arab influences. Music which is the ideal accompaniment to food! The performances take place either at the restaurant of KHL or that of Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy.

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ELLEN TEN DAMME ROOM BOOKABLE

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From 17/04/2013 until 17/04/2014

Ellen ten Damme Room
Bookable via post@lloydhotel.com or please call +31 20 5613636

Fotographer Danny Ellinger organised a photoshoot of singer Ellen ten Damme which lasted for two years. The result: a picture book called Ellen ten Damme, Obsessie, and a hotel room.

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Ll-TRIBUNE REVISITED

AT EASTSIDE ART FOR BREAKFAST

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Date: Sunday 30 November
Location: Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Time: 11.00 - 14.00 hrs, ongoing presentations each lasting for about an hour
Admission: free

Retake of ten-part series of live presentations from 2004-2005. With video works by Carolien Scholtes, text readings by Mira van de Lubbe directed by Teuntje Klinkenberg, and live music by Pand7090 with Jacq Palinckx, Nora Mulder and Koen Kaptijn.

The presentation refers to specific decades from the history of Lloyd Hotel, which from 1921 served subsequently as emigrant hotel, refugee camp, war prison, general prison, youth prison and artists' studios.

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EASTSIDE ART FOR BREAKFAST

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Date: Sunday 30 November
Location: Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Time: 11.00 - 14.00 hrs
Admission: free

Eight special locations in East Amsterdam offer a free breakfast in combination with new exhibitions. Participants: Bradwollf Projects, CBK Amsterdam, Frankendael, Lloyd Hotel, Museum Tot Zover, P/////AKT, PS Projectspace en de Rijksakademie.

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LLOYD DIGITAL LAB: STORYTELLING

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Date: 22 January 2015
Time: 8pm – 10.30pm
Venue: The Salon, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: Free, please RSVP 

Why do stories matter in the digital world? And who gets to tell them? This intimate salon-style event brings together innovators working in different contexts to create interesting and diverse stories using technology. Sophia Stuart left her position as a digital executive at media house Hearst (New York) to embark on independent creative projects, amongst them a series of mobile novels. Lipika Bansal conducts research between Amsterdam and India using technology and storytelling techniques to better understand human behaviour. Web entrepreneur Martijn Arts will introduce his forthcoming book titled Augmented Humanity: The zen of Technology. What can these three technologists tell us about the power of stories to influence cultural dynamics?

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DE BONTE AVOND #10

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Date: Friday 23 January
Time:
 20.30 hrs
Location: Room 28, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: free

Nathalie Faber and Nandine van Karnebeek present: 
Nachtvanger Sculptures, photographer without camera, Wurzel, Autoportrait, roaring singalong for the whole family, story, truly happened radio fairy tale, Bedroom-rough voice, living the Revolutionary Opera and group picture.

A light soup will be served afterwards for €15 including wine.

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STAAKT!

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Date: 22 February, 15.00 hrs
Location: Room 28, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: 7 euros, book your tickets by email to Comité herdenking Februaristaking or by ringing +3120 5287129. This performance is in Dutch

One-off performance of STAAKT.., at the location where February strikers were kept imprisoned.
STAAKT… is a theatrical story about the Amsterdam Februarystrike against the Nazi occupation, which took place in 1941. The story was written by young theatermakers Barbaren&co. It is based on authentic reports and witness statements about the events prior to the strike and about the strike itself.

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GIPSY SALOON

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Date: Saturday 14 March 2015
Time: 19.30 – 22.00h
What: Gipsy Saloon
Location: Lloyd Hotel & Culturele Ambassade
Admission: free

Monthly on Saturday a music performance of the Dutch Gipsy band will be held in the restaurant of the Lloyd Hotel or KHL.

SCREENING IDFA DOCUMENTARY CHAMELEON

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Date: 7 March, 16.00 hrs
What: Screening Documentary 'Chameleon'
Venue: Lloyd Zaal, Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: FREE, RSVP for a seat here

The legendary undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas and award-winning 'Fair Trade' researcher Selay Kouassi (nominated for 'De Tegel' in 2013) will stay with us on invitation of ZAM Magazine to watch together with you their IDFA documentary Chameleon in the Lloyd Hotel.

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ART+FEMINISM WIKIPEDIA EDIT-A-THON

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When: 7 March 2015, 13.00-18.00
What:
A Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon, taking place simultaneously with others around the world.
Who
: Feminists & allies of any gender, with any level of Wikipedia editing experience.
Where: The Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, Oostelijke Handelskade 34, 1019 BN Amsterdam, Netherlands
Why: To address Wikipedia's gender gap
How: A Wikipedia editing tutorial and helpful resources will be provided to beginning editors. Please bring your laptop and power cord.
Admission: FREE, RSVP to the Facebook event so that we know approximately how many people to expect.

Wikipedia's gender trouble is well documented. In a 2011 survey, Wikimedia found that less than 13% of its contributors are female. Content is skewed by the lack of female participation, and many articles on notable women in history and art are absent on Wikipedia. Join us for a day of communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism.

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HOPE STEP JAPAN

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Date: Sunday 8 March 2015
Time: 11:00 - 18:30
What: A platform for learning, sharing, discussing our future
Venue: Room 28 + all platforms in the Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
Admission: FREE

Hope Step Japan! is a platform for learning, sharing and discussing our future, reflecting on Tohoku Earthquake & Tsunami of 2011.
Through lectures, screenings and activities, Hope Step Japan! is an opportunity to learn about issues such as people’s real experiences, radiation exposure in the affected areas and alternative energy developments. We aim to create an event which reflects on the disaster allows us to think about our individual actions for the future.

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