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Research, Exhibition

Dissident Gardens

Research, Exhibition

04 Mar — 23 Sep 2018

With Dissident Gardens, Het Nieuwe Instituut focuses on the most current expressions of the classic struggle between nature and culture. The programme includes a multi-part installation, a related exhibition (The Human Insect) and a series of lectures and debates.


Steve Bannon: A Propaganda Retrospective

An exhibition project by Jonas Staal


20 Apr — 23 Sep 2018

Artist Jonas Staal presents the first retrospective of the films, cultural and political work of Stephen K. Bannon

Research, Exhibition


Dutch Pavilion, Biennale Architettura 2018

Research, Exhibition

26 May — 25 Nov 2018

With the title WORK, BODY, LEISURE the 2018 Dutch Pavilion addresses the spatial configurations, living conditions, and notions of the human body engendered by disruptive changes in labor ethos and conditions. The project seeks to foster new forms of creativity and responsibility within the architectural field in response to emerging technologies of automation.


The Geometric Gardens by Sørensen

Pop-in expo

10 Jul — 31 Jul 2018

The Geometric Gardens are located in a forest clearing near the Herning Art Museum in Herning, Denmark. The composition consists of nine geometric shapes, an eleven meters long disc, six polygons with eleven meters long sides, a circle and an oval. In this pop-in expo Joost Emmerik presents models of The Geometric Gardens and a series of photographs by Christina Capetillo.



Prix de Rome Architecture 2018


14 Oct 2018 — 10 Mar 2019

From 14 October onwards Het Nieuwe Instituut presents the work of the four nominees for the Prix de Rome Architecture 2018

Agency, Archive, Research, Exhibition


Agency, Archive, Research, Exhibition

12 Apr — 15 Sep 2019

In the spring of 2019 Het Nieuwe Instituut launches Neuhaus, its response to the centennial anniversary of the Bauhaus. 

Conversation, Lecture

Work, Body, Leisure

Book launch

Thu 06 Sep 2018, 19:30 — 21:00

Join the editors and contributors for the book launch of Work, Body Leisure, published in conjunction with the Dutch Pavilion at the Biennale Architettura 2018. The publication explores the spatial configurations, living conditions, and notions of the human body engendered by disruptive changes in labor, its ethos, and its conditions.


Lecture, Talk show



Thu 06 Sep 2018, 19:30 — 21:00

Contemporary designers increasingly work with living organisms and living materials, with often unknown applications. This event showcases the role of the designer in this field as both researcher and maker, and presents alternatives that result directly from a direct collaboration with natural systems.

Conversation, Lecture

Seeds of Dissidence

Garden Broadcast 5

Thu 13 Sep 2018, 19:30 — 21:00

Episode five of the Garden Broadcast series focuses on the landscape of Suriname as an archive of spatial and architectural colonial heritage. 

Conversation, Lecture

The Vertical Atlas

Thu 20 Sep 2018, 19:30 — 21:00

The Vertical Atlas: is about mapping new geographies, based on the tension between Europe's data protection against the borderless reality of cyberspace, and simultaneous the datafication of the Mediterranean sea as an extended border of European sovereignty.


Terraforming Earth Lab 3: Terrafiction

Fri 28 Sep 2018, 11:00

Lab 3: Terrafiction will focus on the narrative development of a new 21st-century society, and will lead to a small collection of written or visualized speculative short stories set in the world that is laid out by the work of the previous Labs.


The Irritant Principle of Renewal: 100 years of Aldo & Hannie van Eyck

Conference 2018

28 Nov — 30 Nov 2018

The 2018 edition of the annual conference of the Jaap Bakema Study Centre is dedicated to Aldo and Hannie van Eyck. In honour of their achievements and as a celebration of their work, the conference aims to bring together scholars and practitioners to explore the rich legacy of their ideas and aspirations for a humanist architecture.