Noorderlicht Photo Festival; Traditions and rituals

Noorderlicht Photo Festival; Traditions and rituals

What is the influence of modern capitalism on life in rural communities and indigenous peoples? And how do they respond to that pressure? These themes are discussed in the exhibition Worlds, People, Places | Resistance through Culture, composed by George Knegtel (the...
Dutch king of Photoshop gets world fame

Dutch king of Photoshop gets world fame

Dutchman Ard Gelinck is a graphic designer and very good at Photoshop. He is well-known for his photo editing with stars. The photos show famous people with a younger version of themselves. Gelinck’s fan base has now grown to 176k followers on Instagram and is...
UN rapporteur racism criticises The Netherlands

UN rapporteur racism criticises The Netherlands

Tendayi Achiume, rapporteur racism and xenophobia of the United Nations (UN) denounces the burqa ban and police in the Netherlands and praises the “abolition” of Zwarte Piet. She finds the burqa ban discriminating, just like the behaviour of Dutch police....