The Hmm @ Mediamatic

In April curator Ward Janssen (Cinekid) is helping us put together a surprising program and we’re being hosted by the wonderful Mediamatic <3! Join us there for 10 speakers x 5 minutes on contemporary visual culture!

Double tapping on the white walls of the museum

An essay by Manique Hendricks. Manique shares her views on the ways in which museums and their visitors make use of Instagram and the impact this growing social media platform has on the art world.

About Manique: Manique Hendricks (1992) is an art historian. She works at LIMA, the institute for media art in Amsterdam and is affiliated with Kunstfort bij Vijfhuizen and art platform 37PK. Manique is part of the team of curators at We Are Public and organizes exhibitions and events with Sugar Pop Institute. As a freelancer she conducts research, writes, curates and coordinates projects. Her work focuses on contemporary (media) art, visual- and digital culture and theme’s as identity, representation, camp and club culture