amsterdam: moam &foam

&foam is the retail extension of foam, amsterdam's directional museum of photography. located around the corner from the venue, it carries an abundance of select photography magazines, books and prints, and is home to related events. opening tonight [5.30pm-9pm / invite only] is moam &foam, an innovative exhibition concept by martijn nekoui. the creative multi-tasker selected one iconic image each of dutch photographers inez van lamsweerde + vinoodh matadin, anton corbijn and erwin olaf, and asked 15 other dutch photographers - who were in turn paired with a fashion designer or brand - to respond to an image of choice with a concoction of their own. on display are one-off fashion designs along with matching photographs [on through mar 17]. mind you, a related event will be held on tue - jan 22 [5.30pm] for the release of scott schuman a.k.a. the sartorialist's latest best-seller closer. the authoritative blogger will attend the event to sign copies of the publication's limited deluxe edition. location: vijzelstraat 68 [centrum].

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