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  • Cinema 2 in huiskameropstelling, foto Thomas van Schaik
    Monday 1 June 2020

    Eye is open!

    To make the visitor experience at Eye as pleasant as possible for both visitors and staff, we have implemented a number of measures that are regularly assessed for compliance with the guidelines set by the National Institute for Public Health and Environment (RIVM) and the government and in the protocols drawn up for the museum sector. These allow us to offer visitors and staff the desired...


  • Friday 20 March 2020
    Kahlil Joseph

    Kahlil Joseph winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2020

    Kahlil Joseph has been named the winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2020. His work is at the interface between cinema, visual arts and music. With the Eye Art & Film Prize of £25,000, Joseph can create new work.

  • Monday 9 March 2020

    VR Traveling While Black postponed

    Due to the coronavirus, the virtual reality experience Traveling While Black by Roger Ross Williams has been postponed until further notice. The VR installation is part of the Black Light film programme, which runs until 15 April. Eye Filmmuseum...

  • Wednesday 6 November 2019

    Found-footage film-maker Gustav Deutsch: an obituary

    When Gustav Deutsch passed away last Saturday, 2 November, aged 67, Eye Filmmuseum lost a valued friend. The Austrian film-maker (1952) was a master of the found-footage film genre, and had scoured through film archives all over the world to find...

  • Monday 8 April 2019
    Ingrid van Engelshoven, Meriem Bennani en Sandra den Hamer

    Meriem Bennani wins the Eye Art & Film Prize 2019

    On Thursday 4 April, during the annual Gala at Eye Filmmuseum in Amsterdam, Meriem Bennani was announced the winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2019 by the Dutch Minister of Culture Ingrid van Engelshoven. The award comes with a GBP 25,000...

  • Tuesday 2 October 2018
    Ex Machina

    Museumnacht 2018 in Eye

    Man and Machine will merge during Museum Night at Eye. Intelligent silicon chip implants and artificial intelligence as a formidable rival of the human brain; it has long ceased to be a distant reality only. Don’t be amazed to find Museum Night at...