Perform It Yourself!
PIY Scores is an online series for pieces that anyone can perform in the comfort of their home. In the spring of 2020 every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday we will publish a new score that you can perform and send us the documentation! Click the title above to access the scores.
Post-Paradise is a grassroots experimental music concert series run by a collective of composers [Zach Dawson, Richard Stenton and Maya Verlaak] based in Birmingham, UK. As part of its fourth season, Post-Paradise established a partnership with iii. As result of this partnership, each semester Maya Verlaak will curate one edition of Post Paradise at the iii workspace in The Hague.
Each Post-Paradise event is carefully curated with the work of three composers. […]
Rumoriii is a radio show about all things iii hosted by radio dj, artist, and electrical engineer Arthur Elsenaar. In this show, Arthur will be interviewing artists and highlighting works and themes of iii's program. Tune in every first Thursday of the month from March 5 to June 4 on Radio Tonka (FM 92.0 on Den Haag FM) . […]
NL_CL (Netherlands Coding Live) is a self-organized assembly of live coding artists based in The Netherlands. In 2020 NL_CL is partnering with iii to present a concert and workshop series presenting three hypotheses on the performative practice of live coding each by a different guest curator from the NL_CL community. The goal of this series is to explore the variety and potentials in the current state of live coding practice. The series is organized by Jonathan Reus. […]
Raw Dates is a new interdisciplinary improvisation series in iii’s program organized by Wen Chin Fu and Riccardo Morgana. Inspired by the Amsterdam-based Oorsprong series, Raw Dates aims to open a playground for a group of curators to present unexpected and mixed ‘blind date’ lineups in the broadest multi-disciplinary sense. […]
Matters of Being is a screening series at iii curated by Nele Brökelmann and presenting documentary films about artists, thinkers, scientists, as well as experimental films by artists and independent filmmakers. Matters of Being wants to allow our minds to wander and stumble upon new associations in the illuminating darkness of the cinema setting. […]
No Patent Pending is a nomadic performance series presenting radical interdisciplinary practices that engage with sound, image, space and the body. Imagining new tools to articulate everyday phenomena, extending the body, remapping sense perceptions, hacking and reinventing existing media and codes, creating time and space for events which find their preferred storage medium in the memory of participants. […]
Every autumn November Music festival in Den Bosch presents an experience of music, sound and machines created by contemporary artists working with sound, light, movement and space. Visitors are invited on a tour which promises to expand how we can imagine music. […]
The Reading Room is a series of reading groups revolving around short texts provided by invited guests - contemporary artists, cultural theorists, philosophers and researchers - who join us to provide insight, context and perspective on the topics at hand. The Reading Room is a joint cooperation between the artist-initiatives Platform for Thoughts in Motion and iii. It is curated by Sissel Marie Tonn and Jonathan Reus and hosted at Stroom Den Haag. […]
How do you design a participative experience? How do you give a visitor agency? What is the interaction between technology and the visitor, and what is the interaction between visitors? How do you set the rules for a game that's not about winning or losing, but about experience?
Speakers: Marloeke van der Vlugt, Carina Westling, Zuraida Buter, Time’s Up (represented by Tim Boykett), Johanna Koljonen and Valentijn Byvanck. Moderated by Marinka Copier and Marije Baalman. […]
An exhibition in which simple objects invite the audience to take part in playful and open ended experiences. In observing our relationship with objects, we see that it is not so clear where our bodies end and the inanimate world begins. Are we imparting life into the object or is the object allowing our bodies to express their vitality?
Works by: Natali Blugerman, Marit Mihklepp, Ludmila Rodrigues and Catinca Tilea […]
For the opening of the Sound of Silence Festival on February 24th 2017 at De Nieuwe Regents Theater (DNR), iii debuted a multimedia performance inspired by Benjamin Christensen’s silent film Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages.
Makers: Lars Kynde, Mariska de Groot, Wen Chin Fu, Dewi de Vree
Performers: Mei-Yi Lee, Ludmila Rodrigues, Chandana Sarma, Liesbeth Vreeburg, Julie Kurries, Marie Pien, Myrthe Boersma […]
Sand Songs was a program specifically conceived for the Zandmotor by an international group of interdisciplinary artists and students that were invited to imagine this location in the terms of a musical instrument that is performed by human activity as much as by the natural elements.
With works by: Marije Baalman, Lars Kynde, Tobias Lukassen, Christian Liljedahl, Ana Lemnaru, Grzegorz Marcinak, Maya Verlaak, Adam Basanta, David Pocknee, Tena Lazarevic, Jesse Smits, Kay Churcher, Cecile Gentili, Sophie Rust. […]
Pedalling Seasides is an interactive musical composition to be experienced by cyclists riding on custom designed Sonic Bikes created by internationally acclaimed sound artist and composer Kaffe Matthews, especially composed for the dune parks surrounding Kijkduin on the suthern coast of The Hague. […]
For the whole month of June 2015 the mobile multi-dome structure for immersive and synaesthetic experiences designed by Cocky Eek (FoAM) was the testbed for a range of artists invited by iii to experiment and develop new artworks for the venue, with a main focus on the in-depth exploration of the unique auditive, visual and spatial affordances of Sphæræ.
Participating artists: Robin Koek, Mischa Daams, Joris Strijbos, Matthijs Munnik, Lola Bezemer, Philip Vermeulen, Matteo Marangoni, Yolanda Uriz, Mike Rijnierse, Rob Bothof, Mariska de Groot, Ingrid Lee and Dieter Vandoren. […]
Rites for a New Utopia is a theatrical event that responds to two aspirations: the dream of abolishing traditional social hierarchies, enacted by refusing to accept the rigid separation between composer, performer, instrument maker and audience, and the ambition of returning to an ancestral unity of the arts by combining image, sound, space, movement and the body within the continuum of aesthetic experience.
With works by: Lars Kynde, Ángel Faraldo, Matteo Marangoni, Mariska de Groot, Dieter Vandoren and Horst Rickels.
Group exhibition featuring works by: Wen Chin Fu, Mariska de Groot, Matteo Marangoni, Jonathan Reus, Jeroen Uyttendaele, Dieter Vandoren and Dewi de Vree.
When modern western technologies invaded Japanese homes in the first half of the 20th century Jun'ichirō Tanizaki published In Praise of Shadows, a peculiar essay in which the novelist describes both his nostalgia for the darkness of traditional Japanese homes and his strenuous efforts to combine new technologies with old materials and habits. […]