FAQ

The well-known format of Frequently Asked Questions. Below you will find a list of questions that are regularly asked about MAMA. Cannot find the answer to your question? Don’t hesitate to send us an email.

 

What does 'invest' mean for MAMA?

MAMA scouts, welcomes and coaches talent during the first years of their professional development. Emerging culture professionals are offered the opportunity to develop themselves on the job. At MAMA talent development is engrained in all activities the organisation undertakes; from exhibition programmes to educational programmes; from the marketing and PR to technical implementations. This provides emerging talents with the opportunity to manifest themselves wholesomely. It is the culture professional of tomorrow that shapes MAMA’s activities.

MAMA’s investment in talent is personal. We pay attention to individual developments and interests. We adapt our methods of guidance to the wants and needs that arise from within Team MAMA and we function as a platform where talents can showcase their creative force. This way we aim to contribute to diversification of culture production and ‘cultural confidence’. Meet Team MAMA here.

MAMA is able to invest in talent thanks to enthusiastic and adventurous partners. Sponsorships can provide that little extra push which an artist needs to reach the next phase in their professional development. By producing artistic programmes on a commision basis we share our expertise and add to the experience of Team MAMA’s talents. Or by utilising special collaborations we can add some extra spice to existing brands. For culture organisations that want to integrate education and talent development in their activities we offer tailor-made programmes.

Interested in investing in MAMA, aspiring professionals and the future? Or to start a collaboration, on any front? Don’t hesitate to contact us!

Can I donate money to MAMA?

Most definitely! We are a small but ambitious organisation, and often enough we need to deal with the realities of politics, subsidies and economical developments. If you feel connected to MAMA’s ideas and want to support our cause we would be ever so grateful. By pledging your hard-earned money to MAMA, you will be guaranteed that every euro donated flows directly into activities that stimulate the growth and development of the culture professionals of tomorrow. If you are interested in becoming a MAMA-sponsor and have any additional questions whatsoever, please contact MAMA’s Director, Nathalie Hartjes, by calling 010-2332022 or by email: nathalie@thisismama.nl. Below you will find the details needed in order to make a donation.

It is important to note that any donation made can be deducted from income or corporation tax. Please visit the Tax Office website for more information about the conditions.

Bank: Triodos Bank NV
IBAN: NL66 TRIO 0338 6641 65
BIC/SWIFT: TRIONL2U
Statutory name: Stichting Public Art Squad
BTW (VAT): NL 8063.70.051.B.01
KvK (Chamber of Commerce): 24272758

Can you tell a little about your swell new logo?

With pleasure. In honour of MAMA’s 21st birth year and because reinventing oneself, in spite of the fleeting madness that life is, remains important, we collaborated with HOAX in 2018 to develop a completely new visual identity and logo. The fundament of the logo is a slightly altered version of the custom designed font that is being used on the website. The design is a homage to the original MAMA-logo, which we happily used for over twenty years. This new logo has a playful approach and shall be our war-banner for hopefully the next 21 years. Cannot get enough of the classic MAMA logo? Then quickly buy a pin, before they are sold out!

What about copyright?

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