Opening exhibition Playing Architecture



Please join us for the opening of the exhibition ‘Playing Architecture‘ on Friday 9 December, 5 pm at Arcam.

The exhibition – on display until 28 May 2023 – invites you to play, wonder and critically reflect on the nature and role of architecture games, with a wide array of Amsterdam-related examples.



Programme and speakers

Playing Architecture, curated by cultural anthropologist Mélanie van der Hoorn, and designed by architect Dafne Wiegers (AHH) explores the messages embedded in analog and digital games through the lens of architecture.

Programme so far

5pm Walk in + drinks
5.15 pm Welcome by Indira van ‘t Klooster, director Arcam
5.20 pm Scavenger hunt through the exhibition. Play and win!
5.30 pm Q&A with Dafne Wiegers by Anne Vera Veen, Programme Maker Arcam
5.40 pm Q&A with curator Mélanie van der Hoorn by Eelco van Welie, Director nai010 publishers
5.50 pm Media artist Roos Groothuizen en set-designer Isa van Weert are present to explain their work ‘Ode to Frances‘.
5.50 pm Drinks and exhibition visit
7.00 pm End

RSVP now!

Please let us know if you attend the opening via the RSVP form. Everyone can sign up, there is no need for a personal invitation.


With support from Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst, Gemeente Amsterdam, Team Liquid, AHH, Van Eesteren-Fluck & Van Lohuizen Stichting, Sipkema Beheer, all sponsors of Arcam.

Website by HOAX Amsterdam