Who's in A Lab?

A balanced and diverse community is what makes us tick. The A Lab team invites organizations and freelancers that need daily inspiration, look for opportunities to collaborate, want to contribute to a better world and love the community vibe. Our drive is to be a good host and keep all doors open. Literally. A space to be free and open-minded, and learn by doing.

 

Data science

healthcare

operations

Adrián Lisko

Data science services and machine learning operations for healthcare

Work Hotel

Film

Photo

Theater

Journalism

Cross Cultural Ambassador

Ahmet Polat

Conceptual content creation using Film & Photography

www.ahmetpolat.nl

S14

Anthrovision Productions

Applied anthropological advice and communication services.

https://www.anthrovision.com

Lab.106

Arno Schuitemaker

Theatre maker, performance art and dance

https://www.arnoschuitemaker.com

Lab.110

Arts

businesses

talent development

Education

Art-Up

Creating opportunities through innovation for the cultural sector

art-up.nl

Flex

Music

Marketing

Record Label

Music Recording

Artsounds

Record Label

www.artsounds.nl

S15

Gender

diversity

behavior

Astrid Jehle

Researcher in diversity & behaviour

Flex

Marketing

project management

digital experiences

Baris Imren

Creative project manager

Work Hotel

Video

Motion Design

Barth Picq

Video producer and motion designer for the advertising industry.

Lab.106

Taxidermy

Interior Design

Big Bear Affair

High quality Taxidermy and Interior design.

https://www.bigbearaffair.com

Lab.204

graphic journalism

graphic reporter

live drawing

comic book

Journalism

Big Comic

Tailored comic books

bigcomic.nl

Lab.106

Datavisualisation

infographics

design

Big Mountain Datavisualisatie

Datavisualisation, infographics, design

https://www.big-mountain.nl

Lab.001

art

illustration

social impact

Boris Lyppens

Illustrator creating poetic images that pack an emotional punch

https://www.borislyppens.com

Lab.106

Brian Elstak

Visual artist, illustrator, painter, children's book writer and connector

http://www.brianelstak.com/

S16

Butterfingaz

Abstract painter

butterfingaz.format.com

S16

Cello

Performance

Music

Cello Octet Amsterdam (Cello8ctet)

Cello Ensemble

Cello Octet Amsterdam

S05

Sustainability

research

Cenex Nederland

Independent, not-for-profit, low carbon technology experts

https://cenexgroup.nl/

Lab.004

Music

Scenography

costume design

Light design

Clement & Sanou

Artist producing notable designs for performances and exhibitions

clementsanou.com

S01

design

curation

facilitation

Cross change

Designs impact-oriented creative projects, curates, and connects

https://www.crosschange.co

Work Hotel

Innovation

Strategy

culture

Cultuur Ontwerp

Innovation and strategy in culture

https://cultuurontwerp.nl

Lab.003

De Keet

Agency and management of theatre makers and comedians

https://dekeetbv.nl/

Lab.111

Architecture

Urban Design

Landscape design

Denkwerk

Architecture, landscape design

Lab.210

interior

design

furniture

Dubbeldam

Interior design

Lab.102

Education and Entertainment

e2 Young Engineers Amsterdam

Afterschool science, technical and programming education

amsterdam.youngeng.nl/

Flex

Music

sound design

Earthrill

Company in sound immersion in real and virtual worlds

earthrill.com

S10

coaching

women

ELANCE Academy

Creating opportunities for women through programs and coaching

https://www.elanceacademy.nl

Lab.007

art

Education

community

ELIA

A globally connected European network of higher arts education institutions.

www.elia-artschools.org/

Lab.105

Film

Marketing

EMS FILMS

Film production company

https://emsfilms.com

S12

Film

film production

Erik Lieshout

Film maker

eriklieshout.com

Lab.001

Businessmodeling

Sustainability

Fonds Kwadraat

Loans for visual artists, photographers and designers

fondskwadraat.nl

Lab.101

Frank Lee

Produces socially relevant campaigns that activate 

franklee.nl

Lab.103a

GIWA Education

Lab.001

Development

Refugees

coding bootcamp

Hack Your Future

Developers program for talented refugees & disadvantaged groups

hackyourfuture.net

Lab.109

Illustrator

illustrations

art

Hedy Tjin

Freelance illustration designer

hedytjin.nl

S16

Graphic Design

Photography

Hugo Bonaparte

Graphic design, photography

https://www.napoartedesign.eu

Work Hotel

Local economic growth

sustainable development

Huseyin R Demirhisar

CEO BiD Capital Partners, financial advisory services firm for SME's

https://www.bidnetwork.org

Lab.006

coaching

art education

Ideia

Coaching and art education

https://www.ideia.nl

Work Hotel

Writer

teacher

Gender

religion

Ilse Lazaroms

Writer of fiction and nonfiction & teacher of Gender studies and Jewish studies

http://www.azarelpress.com/

Flex

Education

IMC Weekendschool

Supplementary education for children aged 10 to 14 in underprivileged neighborhoods

IMC Weekendschool

Flex

Graphic Design

Illustrator

Concept Development

Iwan Kempe

Iwan Kempe creates concepts and illustrations for brands/products with a 'twist'

iwankempe.nl/

Lab.208

Music

DJ

Producing

Joshua Walter

DJ, producer and social media manager

Lab.204

Consultancy

Advertising

Karin Vedders

Art director

karinvedders.nl

Lab.211

Music

Music Recording

Record Label

Kleinman Audio

Recording producer for classical musical

kleinmanaudio.nl

S09

KOMOREBI Exhibitions

Cultural exchange between Japanese and European creative companies and individuals

Data

Laterite

Laterite is a data, research and technical advisory firm

https://www.laterite.com

Lab.209

Theatre

Mime

Text Theatre

Dance

Lisa Groothof & Dwayne Toemere

Interdisciplinary theatre duo

Lab.108

Web Development

App Development

Game Development

Marketing

LoyaltyGame

Branded games and lead generation

loyaltygame.com

S17

Art design

Manoverboord

Manoverboord is art director, designer and filmmaker Claudio Encina.

https://www.manoverboord.eu

Lab.102

Music

Arts

Music Recording

Journalism

Photography

Mary Go Wild

Music / books / art / nightlife.

marygowild.nl

Lab.301

Journalism

community

Writer

Massih Hutak

Founder Verdedig Noord & Columnist at Het Parool

S07

workshop

skills

Education

facilitation

Mischief Makers

External member

Music

Modular Moon

Modular synthesis school

https://www.modularmoon.com

S02

Theatre

Motherlode

Theatre production

Lab.110

Architecture

MvM Architect

Expertise within durability and usability of existing buildings

http://mvmarchitect.com

Lab.001

Film

Photo

Marketing

Journalism

Social Media

Event Organizing

Vloggers

My Daily Shot of Culture

Culture Vloggers and Event Curators

mydailyshotofculture.com

Lab.208

Theatre

Performance

culture

art

Nineties Productions

Theater production company that use elements of performance art, concerts, pop culture, literature and visual art

https://www.ninetiesproductions.nl/en/

Lab.107

Game Development

noio

Indie game studio

noio.nl

Lab.106

Web Development

App Development

Technology

Blockchain

Open Risk

The open future of risk management

www.openriskmanagement.com

Lab.004

Augmented Reality

Virtual Reality

Orb Amsterdam

Orb creates innovative experiences through VR and augmented reality

https://www.orbamsterdam.com

Lab.006

Software architect

coder

Pelle ten Cate

Software architect and co-founder of Occasion

Lab.001

Film

Photography

Styling

Pieter van Loon Styling

Styling and production

pietervanloonstyling.com

S03

Multimedia

production

studio

Post Neon

Multimedia and production studio

http://www.post-neon.com

S04

Events

Programmeursgilde

Creates and organizes events within art, culture & nightlife

Lab.103a

Public Frequencies

https://www.k-and-a.co

Flex

Questionmark

Focuses on market-driven movement towards healthy and sustainable products

https://www.thequestionmark.org

Lab.207

community

diversity

Sustainability

European Trade

Rhapsody

Encouraging local trade and collaboration between east and west European countries

Lab.107

Education

ROC Vakman Ondernemer

30 ROC students have class #inalab every Friday

The Playground

Roy Seerden

Film director

Work Hotel

Gaming

Rusty Lake

Indie game studio

http://www.rustylake.com

S17

Salma Chafouk Idrissi

Film & documentary maker, podcast owner of Peeling Onions

S16

Film

Sander de Wijs

Film

Work Hotel

Journalism

Saskia Smith

Dutch journalist and copywriter

https://smithenco.nl

Work Hotel

Nightlife

lawyer

Schipper Legal

A boutique law firm with nightlife dedication

https://www.schipperlegal.nl

Lab.201

Social Media

Privacy

Web Development

Schluss

Schluss is an app that puts you back in control of your personal information. 

schluss.org

Flex

Web Development

App Development

Ruby

HTML

Space Babies

We create complex web applications.

spacebabies.nl

Lab.001

design

research

digital

Square One

Digital product building

https://www.squareone.website

Lab.001

Stekks & Co

Project agency working within the social domain and social innovation

S13

Stem op een Vrouw

Organization encouraging to vote for women in politics

https://stemopeenvrouw.com/

Flex

Marketing

Event Organizing

Archeology

Cultural Heritage

Stichting Nationale Archeologiedagen

Discover archeology now!

archeologiedagen.nl

Lab.102

Journalism

Membership

Stijn Frankfoorder

Part of AreWeEurope: borderless journalism from the next generation of storytellers

https://www.areweeurope.com

Work Hotel

STIPO

Specialists in the field of urban planning to culture & management

https://www.stipo.nl

Flex

Learning designer

artist

Stories of Roots/Miyu Yamamoto

Learning designer and a socially engaged artist

Work Hotel

Film

Photo

Marketing

Journalism

Social Media

Story Diggers

Creating stories for brands, companies and people

storydiggers.nl

Flex

Architecture

Planning

design

Studio Cuperus

Architecture & Planning

studiocuperus.nl

Lab.210

design

Studio Foyne

Design studio for both physical and digital spaces

http://studiofoyne.com

Work Hotel

design

research

Innovation

Studio Sway

Multidisciplinary studio with a strong focus on research through design 

https://studio-sway.com/

Work Hotel

Sybren Kooistra

Digital strategist for green campaigning

Lab.001

Events

Technology

start-up

Tactile Events

Event technology start-up

https://www.tactile.events

Lab.006

Music

Record Label

Music Recording

Marketing

TCBYML

This Could Be Your Music Label - an Amsterdam based independent digital music label

tcbyml.com

Lab.211

Coffee

Event Organizing

Catering

Food

The Coffee Virus

Connects.

thecoffeevirus.nl

Documentary

Director

producer

Thomas Willem Renckens

Documentary director and development producer

http://www.thomaswillemrenckens.com/

Work Hotel

Development

interaction design

social change

Tomo Kihara

Interaction designer creating playful interventions for social change

https://www.tomokihara.com

Flex

Intermediary

Theatre

movies

Ulysses

Intermediary between screenplay writers and scripts for film and tv to directors and/or producers and broadcast

http://ulyssesagency.nl

Lab.101

Video

Documentary

Uptale

Film production

uptale.com

Lab.101

Regional development

UUM

Urban development

uum.nl

Lab.108

Film

Photo

Journalism

Social Media

Crowd funding

Event Organizing

VersPers

Training and production platform for start-up journalists

verspers.nl

Lab 008

Music theatre

social themes

Via Berlin

Music theatre group on social themes

https://viaberlin.nl

Lab.107

Video

Multimedia Storytelling

Strategy

design

Videodock

Creates video experiences

videodock.com/

Lab.002

Journalism

Graphic Design

Animator

Video

Visual Notes

Let’s get visual! 

visual-notes.nl

Lab.208

Visual

Journalism

Publishing

Platform

VJ Movement

Publishing platform for high quality visual journalism

https://vjmovement.com

S06

Theatre

association

concerts

VSCD

Association of theater and concert hall directors 

https://www.vscd.nl

Lab 008

tech & digital recruitment

jobs

matching

We Are Keen

Tech & Digital Recruiters

wearekeen.nl

Lab.104

Well Made Productions

Theater performances

https://www.wellmadeproductions.nl/

Lab.107

Web Design

Graphic Design

Photography

Wessel de Groot

Wessel de Groot Fotografie

wesseldegroot.com

S03

PR

Communication

Marketing

culture

art

Social

WildChild Agency

Full-service agency within the creative, cultural and social sector with a focus on marketing, communication and PR

https://www.wildchildagency.nl

Lab.101

film production

social impact

Worldvisuals Film

Films and social impact

www.worldvisualsfilm.nl/

Lab.101

Architecture

XVW Architectuur

Architecture agency

https://xvwarchitectuur.nl

Lab.205

Web Design

App Design

Graphic Design

Marketing

Illustrator

Zeppa

Zeppa creates designs and illustrations for print and web media, for clients large and small, at home and abroad.

Zeppa

Lab.003

Ziehoe

Marcel Jansen | Illustrator and animator for life science

Flex