CO.LABORATIONS | Partnerships in Media and Culture


Co.Laborations newsletter #1

Dear colleagues,

Hope you’ve all had a good start of the year.

Below some upcoming events organized by, or involving, our MCW Expertise Centre Co.Laborations.
Rinke de Haan joins Co.Laborations this year, mostly to do the communication part. Are you organizing an event in partnership? Please let Rinke ( and me know. We’ll put it on the screen in the canteen, on our website, and can help spread the word via other channels. We will also gently prod you during this year for more information about existing and new collaborations.
27 Sept. Table sessions Netherlands FIlmfestival (NFF) with professional makers – Among the table hosts: Willemien Sanders & Michiel de Lange.
* 28 Sept. Co.Laborations and NFF are organizing the panel “Algorithmic Reality” (14:45 – 15:10) as part of the festival. See ryspace/day-2-the-holodeck-what-is-real-28-september/the-holodeck-what-is-real-28-september/
If you want to attend NFF events, get in touch with
29 Sept. Masterclass Janet Murray, in collaboration with NFF, RMeS, and our Media, Arts & Performance RMA program (Nanna Verhoeff). See
29 Sept. Betweterfestival Tivoli/Vredenburg – Michiel de Lange gives a short talk “Worden We Slimmer Van Big Data?”. See
5 Oct. Artist dialogue with Tabita Rezaire, in collaboration with Impakt, at the intersection of Gender Studies and New Media (; organized by Koen Leurs & Michiel de Lange. More info soon on
* 24 Oct. ‘Embassy of Data’ conference, with Het Nieuwe Instituut at the Dutch Design Week. More info soon on
Hope to see some of you during these events!
By the way, the Co.Laborations Fund is open, as always, to support your good ideas. Info:
Michiel de Lange

Assistant Professor Media & Culture Studies | Utrecht University | Muntstraat 2A | NL-3512 EV Utrecht | visit: Kromme Nieuwegracht 20 room 2.10A |