MIAP stimulates stories that spark conversations

By empowering a new generation of visual storytellers

And sparking synergy between artists and experts

Because stories have the power to create change

And when creators meet thinkers, magic happens…

The Butterfly Defect

The Butterfly Defect

Are we going to let this beautiful blue butterfly disappear? Louisiana shows you how everything is interconnected and is setting up a poetic campaign to save the butterfly and make it a symbol for biodiversity. Watch her multimedia teaser and let's help her! Louisiana...

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The Wanderer

The Wanderer

Follow the footsteps of wolf Naya in Anoek Steketee’s layered multimedia teaser. Maybe we have more in common than we think? Anoek Steketee’s (1974, Hoorn) photographic and video work has a documentary starting point, but does not take a purely documentary approach....

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Super Organism

Super Organism

What does the world’s biggest organism look like and why should we care? Find out in Suzette’s multimedia teaser, where she shows you this hidden fungal network collaborating with plants and roots. Suzette Bousema (1995, the Netherlands) visualizes contemporary...

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The Arched Garden

The Arched Garden

See how Sophie Steengracht uses the colors of her pigment garden to make beautiful paintings. In this multimedia story she takes you on a journey through the seasons. This journey has also been captured in a virtual reality experience. This is where art and technology...

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Lost Genes

Lost Genes

The photo’s of Sabine Grootendorst are like old master paintings and take you back in time. This is exactly what she aims to do: Our ancient agricultural breeds are disappearing and that has consequences for our health and the biodiversity. Tap through her interactive...

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Launching the new MIAP platform: The Future Of Nature

Launching the new MIAP platform: The Future Of Nature

What happens when 6 visual artists envision new perspectives on nature? Proudly presenting the multimedia stories of the future of nature collective. The stories are interactive and function as teasers to spark conversations and start new collaborations. In July 2020...

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Suzette Bousema

Suzette Bousema

Before we started the open call, two photographers were already supported by MIAP to make work within the theme 'The future of nature'.  One of them is Suzette Bousema.Suzette Bousema visualizes environmental hyperobjects in her science based practice.With the MIAP...

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Eddo Hartmann

Eddo Hartmann

  The second photographer who was already supported by MIAP before we started the open call is Eddo Hartmann.With the MIAP 2020 grant Eddo has been working on his multimedia project 'The collective landscape'.The project focuses on various scientific research from...

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THE FUTURE OF NATURE COLLECTIVE

THE FUTURE OF NATURE COLLECTIVE

Proudly presenting the Future of Nature collective! We are truly happy with the composition of the group, where people with different backgrounds, level of experience and wildly differing subjects come together.   The collective consists of: Alex Kemman: Green...

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OPEN CALL MIAP GRANT 2020

OPEN CALL MIAP GRANT 2020

Are you a visual storyteller/artist? Are you based in the Netherlands? Are you interested in how we are interrelated with nature? If so: please click the button below, read all about the grant and apply. 

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The MIAP Story Tree

The MIAP Story Tree

Visual storytellers bring to light what others have not yet seen. More than ever, these times of great change demand new visions and new possibilities. The MIAP Story Tree illustrates how natural cycles are all around us. Recognizing the importance of visual stories,...

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Here they are

Here they are

Here they are!  The 6 photographers who have been commissioned to promote and produce visual journalism with a solution focus. Read more about the stories they are producing and get inspired....

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Invisible poverty in Holland…

Invisible poverty in Holland…

This year MIAP supported 5 short videos for the Generation Poor project by Annabel Oosteweeghel. In a rich country as the Netherlands, poverty is also just a doorstep away. Through intimate portraits and videos Annabel shows the lives, loves and losses of different...

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PHOTOGENIE!

PHOTOGENIE!

PhotoGenie is a platform powered by Message In A Photo, that offers young adults a medium to get inspired and gain awareness about relevant social topics. Society, the world around us and our own assumptions are questioned in constant visual research. What do we see,...

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MIAP’S Visual Story Curators

MIAP’S Visual Story Curators

MIAP has expanded! We are proud to announce we have found six motivated students to work with us on developing our platform! Our aim is to create a new accessible platform that offers a medium for young adults to get inspired as well as create awareness about relevant...

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MIAP is looking for you!

MIAP is looking for you!

MIAP is looking for you! MIAP is expanding. In this video, Charlie and Diane discuss MIAP's successes so far and describe why we need you in order to expand. Are you a good communicator, a team-player and do you enjoy doing research? Do you have a positive and...

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Act now!

Act now!

WHY DO WE NEED YOU? Our aim is to create a new accessible platform that offers a medium for young adults to get inspired as well as create awareness about relevant social topics. The platform should trigger the audience to adopt a critical attitude towards today’s...

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MIAP Fellowship 2016

MIAP Fellowship 2016

In September 2016 the MIAP Fellowship took place. This fellowship was tailor made to give the selected fellows ideas and tools to take their visual project to the next level. MIAP invited experts and thinkers to join the fellows. These experts and thinkers were...

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The Butterfly Defect

Are we going to let this beautiful blue butterfly disappear? Louisiana shows you how everything is interconnected and is setting up a poetic campaign to save the butterfly and make it a symbol for biodiversity. Watch her multimedia teaser and let's help her! Louisiana...

The Wanderer

Follow the footsteps of wolf Naya in Anoek Steketee’s layered multimedia teaser. Maybe we have more in common than we think? Anoek Steketee’s (1974, Hoorn) photographic and video work has a documentary starting point, but does not take a purely documentary approach....

Super Organism

What does the world’s biggest organism look like and why should we care? Find out in Suzette’s multimedia teaser, where she shows you this hidden fungal network collaborating with plants and roots. Suzette Bousema (1995, the Netherlands) visualizes contemporary...

The Arched Garden

See how Sophie Steengracht uses the colors of her pigment garden to make beautiful paintings. In this multimedia story she takes you on a journey through the seasons. This journey has also been captured in a virtual reality experience. This is where art and technology...

Lost Genes

The photo’s of Sabine Grootendorst are like old master paintings and take you back in time. This is exactly what she aims to do: Our ancient agricultural breeds are disappearing and that has consequences for our health and the biodiversity. Tap through her interactive...

Launching the new MIAP platform: The Future Of Nature

What happens when 6 visual artists envision new perspectives on nature? Proudly presenting the multimedia stories of the future of nature collective. The stories are interactive and function as teasers to spark conversations and start new collaborations. In July 2020...

Suzette Bousema

Before we started the open call, two photographers were already supported by MIAP to make work within the theme 'The future of nature'.  One of them is Suzette Bousema.Suzette Bousema visualizes environmental hyperobjects in her science based practice.With the MIAP...

Eddo Hartmann

  The second photographer who was already supported by MIAP before we started the open call is Eddo Hartmann.With the MIAP 2020 grant Eddo has been working on his multimedia project 'The collective landscape'.The project focuses on various scientific research from...

THE FUTURE OF NATURE COLLECTIVE

Proudly presenting the Future of Nature collective! We are truly happy with the composition of the group, where people with different backgrounds, level of experience and wildly differing subjects come together.   The collective consists of: Alex Kemman: Green...

OPEN CALL MIAP GRANT 2020

Are you a visual storyteller/artist? Are you based in the Netherlands? Are you interested in how we are interrelated with nature? If so: please click the button below, read all about the grant and apply. 

The MIAP Story Tree

Visual storytellers bring to light what others have not yet seen. More than ever, these times of great change demand new visions and new possibilities. The MIAP Story Tree illustrates how natural cycles are all around us. Recognizing the importance of visual stories,...

Here they are

Here they are!  The 6 photographers who have been commissioned to promote and produce visual journalism with a solution focus. Read more about the stories they are producing and get inspired....