Entries by Tim Meijerink

The Fair Grounds is coming to THE ARTS+ Frankfurt, Cinekid and Let’s Gro!

The Fair Grounds is an artistic project by media design collective DROPSTUFF.nl, consisting of a collection of artworks where amusement rides are presented as art installations. A new narrative has been added to pre-existing attractions and old forms of entertainment have been updated. Likewise, new concepts and designs have been outfitted with traditional stories and […]

New in 2019: Bumper Ballet & The Puppet Player

Scheduled for release in 2019 is our Bumper Ballet, where the bumpercars will perform a dance, being controlled like drones from a distance. The cars will make their dancing debut on the Venice biennal 2019 at the Arsenale-square, from which point on they will be added to the regular collection of The Fair Grounds Later on […]

DROPSTUFF.nl presents The Fair Grounds at THE ARTS+

We are proud to present certain key rides from The Fair Grounds at the Frankfurter Buchmesse during THE ARTS+, 10 to 14 october 2018. Come and see our carnivalesque attractions and amusement rides augmented with immersive technologies. Take a seat on the Fiat Panda time traveller to participate in a virtual racing game, put on an AR gear […]

DROPSTUFF.nl ontwikkelt Omdenken pop-up treinquiz

For one week only on Utrecht Centraal: the Omdenken pop-up store. Made especially for this concept, DROPSTUFF.nl presents an interactive train-quiz: answer the questions and find how much of an Omdenker you are! Through the use of our interactive game, you can find out in 5 minutes how much of an Omdenker you are. You can play the […]

DROPSTUFF.nl & TeYosh win the Cinekid Golden Lion Audience Award!

During the Cinekid Media Award Show on 25th of october 2017, the installation ‘The Fair Grounds‘ by DROPSTUFF.nl won the Golden Lion Audience Award! The VR-installation, this time paired up with the special animation Bananza by TeYosh, managed to gather by far the most audience votes for most popular attraction. The installation can be seen from 21 […]

‘Grab the Pussy’ launched at Lowlands festival!

During Lowlands 2017, the latest DROPSTUFF’s addition to the ‘The Fair Grounds’ has been launched; ‘Grab the Pussy’. ‘Grab the Pussy’ is an art project where you can try to grab an old-fashioned kitten. No industrial plush, but even knitted by grandmothers from all over the Netherlands! After Lowlands, the project travels through the Netherlands. […]

Second screening of ‘The 5 Seconds’ starts in Amersfoort & Hilversum

Starting this summer at the public media-screens in Hilversum & Amersfoort, DROPSTUFF.nl is launching a second season of ‘The 5 Seconds’. Over 16 cultural organisations have responded to a call to submit images of cultural historic objects from their collections. These have been processed, and every week one organisation gets to place the spotlight on a […]

#HilversumPlays

Hilversum Plays! Outdoor-game afternoons at the station of Hilversum! Starting this Spring, all of Hilversum is invited to come & game at the station of Hilversum. Using the large outdoor public LED-screen, we will transform the stationsquare into a large outdoor gaming zone. Selecting such gaming classics as Jazz JackRabbit or showcasing new gaming talent […]

VR_MEER for the Mauritshuis

In assignment of the Mauritshuis in The Hague DROPSTUFF.nl created a unique virtual reality experience in cooperation with The Virtual Dutch Men called VR_MEER. Make a virtual trip in a typical red British telephone box and end up in the Johannes Vermeer painting ‘The Music Lesson’ VR_MEER is made for the exhibition ‘Hollanders in huis’ featuring famous Dutch paintings from the […]