Portfolio Category "Intervention"

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Stadsmarkt Anders / Citymarket Otherwise

Friday evening July 8 2022 we celebrated the final of ‘Citymarket Otherwise’ by Dimitri van den Wittenboer and Holger Nickisch at Bureau Postjesweg. You can see the artistic market stalls and other vehicles – from a kitchen island to a […]

De Praktikant

In the years to come, a crucial urban development of Amsterdam Nieuw-West district will take place, exemplary of many urban outskirts in Dutch large cities. This development will bring to bear questions about the district’s demography, quality of life, representation, […]

Foundation BPPR

In the Summer of 2019, a newly founded project space, Bureau Postjesweg PResents, opened its doors in the Amsterdam city district Nieuw-West. Using the visual arts as a lens through which to perceive the dynamism in this district, Bureau Postjesweg […]

20 Seconds for Art

Founded in 2004, the KÖR institution in Wien (“Kunst im öffentlichen Raum”, or “Public Art Vienna”) is committed to breathing new life into the city of Vienna’s public space with permanent or temporary art projects. Early 2017, KÖR´s ‘20 Seconds […]

Urban Gorillas

Founded in 2012, the goal of Foundation Urban Gorillas is not to reach merely a professional audience with abstract and experimental theater, but rather to build an audience that (still) has no experience with, or in, contemporary theater. Not only […]


The first Ringbiënnale festival has surpassed the expectations of the organizers and pleasantly surprised the audience. “I got a picture of the Haarlemmermeer polder, it is more than straightforward. If you walk on the Ringdijk one can see huge surprises.” […]

Nieuwe Domeinen

In May and June 2004 the manifestation Nieuwe Domeinen took place in the Staatsliedenburt in Amsterdam. It was the first time that such an event had been organized in the field of art, urban planning and architecture in this neighbourhood. […]

Zidane’s Melancholie

Zidane’s Melancholy was the title of a site-specific exhibition project using new multi-media work by seven international artists to interrogate and test the museum as an institution, inside and outside. The artistic approach was centered around the history of the […]

Artwalk Amsterdam

Artwalk, founded by Holger Nickisch, was an artist’s initiative that specialised in projects for the public space, art in neighbourhoods or art in the streets. Artwalk operated as a point of convergence where current developments in contemporary art, context-specific social […]


Commissioned by the municipality of Amsterdam Holger Nickisch transformed in Nieuw West (PUNT) a wasteland closed to the Dijkgraafplein into a temporary meeting point for the multicultural residents of that neighborhood. In collaboration with the theater maker Christiaan Mooij they […]