Platform BK – Platform Beeldende Kunst

F-Razzor Solidarity Fundraiser

Over 60 artists donate their work during the benefit F-Razzor to support survivors of sexual violence and the establishment of Engagement Arts NL.


Call-out Culture / Cancel Culture

The trials and tribulations of the BredaPhoto 2020 scandal. ‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times’, but was anything learned in the process?


The Artificial Community

Precarious Practices #5: On the vulnerability of an art community that must succeed.


Hyperunionisation – How to Get Paid?

Platform BK took part in the roundtable [HOW TO GET PAID], organised by Art Workers Italia.


Against (sexual) violence in the arts

In this letter, Platform BK will respond to recent reports and discussions about (sexual) violence and inappropriate behaviour in the Dutch visual art world. We wish to share the position and responsibilities we see for Platform BK as the representative and co-initiator of the Fair Practice Code and which actions we will take. In addition, […]


Solidarity Sessions #3: Under the Cutting Line

A program on the budget cuts in culture in Brabant, and how we can deal with them collectively. Wednesday November 4th, 8-10  p.m., live on YouTube.


Thanks to our members, we are able to:

    • Conduct research into the art policy of the national government and municipalities.
    • Take action for a better art policy.
    • Interfere in the debate on the role of art in society.
    • Inform politics about what’s going on among artists and other makers.
    • Organise debates on current affairs in the arts.
    • Ensure the continuity of our activities.

  • “Ik ben lid geworden van Platform BK omdat ik het belangrijk vind dat de beeldende kunstsector op een goede manier vertegenwoordigd in het maatschappelijk debat middels een genuanceerde en goed gearticuleerde stem.” • Cor Groenenberg

    In our debates and research, we publish specially compiled readers that provide additional information and backgrounds on the topics in question. The readers are free to download and are used in education, among other things.