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Water Cities Rotterdam. By Kunlé Adeyemi


Public programme

For the exhibition Water Cities Rotterdam. By Kunlé Adeyemi, Nieuwe Instituut organises an extensive public programme with activities linked to themes explored in the exhibition and on the floating pavilions in the ponds around the institute, from Sunday morning yoga to documentaries, and from talk shows to live radio.

22 June 2023

An Evening with Kunlé Adeyemi

Architect Kunlé Adeyemi talks about his practice, inspirations, fascinations and his latest publication African Water Ci...

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23 June 2023

Operator Radio x Nieuwe Instituut

Rotterdam-based online radio station and cultural platform Operator will broadcast from the pavilion of Kunlé Adeyemi's ...

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24 June 2023

Opperclaes x Nieuwe Instituut

Join design studio Opperclaes' workshop and add your own blueprint of the Nieuwe Instituut grounds to the artworks that ...

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25 June 2023

Caribbean Ancestry Club x Nieuwe Instituut

Join Caribbean Ancestry Club for a programme of live music, poetry and spoken word as part of Water Cities Rotterdam.

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30 June 2023

Water Night with Shrishtee Bajpai

Tackle global water-related issues with researcher and environmental activist Shrishtee Bajpai during the closing event ...

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2 July 2023

Balanzs Yoga x Nieuwe Instituut

Especially for Water Cities Rotterdam, teachers from Balanzs Yoga guide water-themed sessions in July and August. Kunlé ...

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5 July 2023

Nosagenda x Nieuwe Instituut

Celebrate Cabo Verde's 48th Independence Day against the backdrop of the Water Cities Rotterdam floating pavilions.

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9 July 2023

Museumpark Vriendendag x Nieuwe Instituut

During the Museumpark friends' day, drift along on a guided tour past inflatable billiards in the Kunsthal, underwater a...

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12 July 2023

FamilieFest Water Worlds

Travel with the entire family to different worlds of water and discover more about living with, around, under and above ...

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22 September 2023

Roffa Mon Amour x Nieuwe Instituut

Dive into the two unpredictable worlds of film and water in one single jump. Rotterdam cinema platform Roffa Mon Amour s...

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23 September 2023 - 24 September 2023

DWNTWN x Nieuwe Instituut

As part of Water Cities Rotterdam, the Nieuwe Instituut and Kunlé Adeyemi's floating pavilions will co-host a programme ...

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27 September 2023

Inside Outside x Nieuwe Instituut

Discover how 'bioreceptive' textiles can turn our thinking about construction and building materials upside-down. Design...

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Past events

13 May 2023

Opening Water Cities Rotterdam. By Kunlé Adeyemi

Glide onto the floating installations in the ponds outside the Nieuwe Instituut and be inspired: how might we live toget...

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This project was made possible thanks to:

Gemeente Rotterdam
Vriendenloterij Fonds
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds
BPD Cultuurfonds
Stichting Volkskracht
Stichting Verzameling Van Wijngaarden-Boot