This week

Eurosonic Noorderslag @ NP3 | M0Bi
European Production Innovation Conference & Fair (EPIC)
January 15 – 17, 2015

EPIC is a new conference and fair that runs alongside the existing Eurosonic Noorderslag Conference. EPIC is entirely focused on innovation at festivals and venues, and offers three days of discussions, presentations of products, alongside new ideas and how to implement them at festivals, concerts, venues, and in the production of events. Bringing together over 3,200 Dutch and international music professionals, including representatives of more than 400 festivals, this is the place to be to hear about everything to do with the world of producing live music events.

p0rtaal during Let’s Gro


November 21 and 22
Exhibition, lectures and delicious oyster mushroom bites!
Free entrance

Visit in M0Bi the exhibition p0rtaal, engaged with innovative initiatives, inventions and concepts, a clear and inquisitive approach to sustainability, (material) recycling and (cultural) entrepreneurship.
p0rtaal is about the underlying question: How do you contribute to sustainable living in today’s society. It zooms in to the possibilities of waste disposal and recycling as well as alternative forms of energy, entrepreneurship and collaboration, all in the context of the blue economy.

Friday November 21 + Saturday November 22
12:00 – 17:00 hrs   p0rtaal expo: works of Superuse Studios, Dré Wapenaar and De Zwammerij
14:00 – 16:00 hrs   p0rtaal lectures: Superuse Studios (15:00) and De Zwammerij (14:00) tell about their vision, method and the blue economy (in Dutch)
16:00 – 17:00 hrs   p0rtaal drink: with Groningen oyster mushroom bites of De Zwammerij

More information: and


bur0 Gr0ningen
Starting at November 13

Hofstraat 21, 9712 JA Groningen
open: Thursday 12 – 20 hrs
and by appointment: +31(0)503138260
The new presentation bG003 starts with:
Coen Vunderink + Tjeerd Veenhoven

in DiSplay 24/7/365: Tjeerd Veenhoven

bur0 Gr0ningen is the white cube art space of NP3. bG is an international layer for contemporary art with fluid transformations and interactions in the context of Groningen.

bur0 Gr0ningen is a new evolving and fluid concept. The transformations and interactions consists of adding and/or removing works of various artists, disciplines, duration and models. Each change is defined by a code, starting with bG001.


Coen Vunderink at bur0 Gr0ningen


until December 21
with Dré Wapenaar, Superuse Studios and De Zwammerij
PLEASE NOTE: the expo is extended with one day, because of Orbitfest

With p0rtaal, the Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO) and the Belastingdienst offer the city Groningen an art project in honor of the completion of the new sustainable office of the DUO and the Belastingdienst, popularly called ‘cruise ship’. Ruud Akse, artist ax710 and artistic director of NP3, developed the master plan and concept p0rtaal.
p0rtaal offers a varied and innovative program including the mobile architecture and blue economy of Superuse Studios, the remarkable tents of Dré Wapenaar and the first testLAB setup with oyster mushrooms grown on coffee grounds of the DUO and the Belastingdienst by De Zwammerij. More information:


Noorderzon @ NP3: Mariano Pensotti & Mariana Tirantte – ‘El Paraiso’ (The Paradise)

August 24 until 30
14:00 – 19:00 hrs
NP3 | M0Bi, Kolendrift 13 Groningen
entrance: €4

On the same train of thought of the performance Cineastas (Filmmakers) Mariano Pensotti has made the installation El Paraiso (The Paradise) in conjunction with designer Mariana Tirantte. El Paraiso is a boulevard of broken films and consists of a number of models of cinemas that were designed by renowned architects but were never actually realized.

Visitors who go to Mariano Pensotti’s Cineastas get a free ticket to El Paraiso.

More info:

Summer break

July 11 until August 23
update: bur0 Gr0ningen is closed until the beginning of September

This Summer the locations bur0 Gr0ningen and M0Bi are closed.
During this period NP3 is preparing the program for 2014/2015.

Location eMMa is open as always 24/7/365!