Flemish Arts Centre de Brakke Grond is renowned not only for its engaging Flemish arts programming, but also for its surprising spaces and well-equipped venues, complete with a courtyard garden, atmospheric café/restaurant, all grouped around a unique square in the centre of Amsterdam. Both the large and smaller spaces at de Brakke Grond are perfectly suited to a wide range of uses. From conferences to commercial presentations, from fairs to meetings, from lectures to film screenings and from workshops to rehearsals. And: weddings! As a highly experienced, professional arts company, we have the technology and the personnel in house to meet all our users' requirements. Our spaces are multifunctional in terms of decor, light, sound, audience seating, stage set-ups and multimedia support. Our welcoming, creative catering team can cater for your particular wishes.
The Red Hall is a beautifully restored, traditional auditorium, ideal for presentations and performances. It's a multifunctional space that can meet a wide range of requirements. The hall has a wooden flooring, flexible seating options and balconies on three sides with characteristic galleries. The Red Hall is also an official wedding location.
Our large Expo Hall is a modern, versatile space with a large tribune, movable ceilings and a splendid wooden floor. It's in many ways De Brakke Grond's showpiece. The space is suitable for rehearsals, workshops, lectures, congresses, theatre performances and fairs. The space measures 20x20m and is almost 7m high.
The Garden room overlooks our friendly courtyard garden and is perfectly equipt for presentations, lectures and meetings. All technical facilities - lighting, sound, beamers etc. - can be provided on request.
The Upper chamber is a small conference room in De Brakke Grond with a capacity of 12 persons. Ideal for smaller meetings, rehearsals or workshops. Technical facilities such as wifi and a beamer are available. It is possible to request catering from our bar-restaurant.
The Studio is a small theatre space above the Red Hall, perfectly suited for rehearsals, workshops, lectures and small presentations. The Studio is equipt with a splendid light-coloured wooden floor, which can be fitted with a black or white ballet floor. Including masking, a grid and three-phase-power supply.
De Brakke Grond café has a spacious upper floor ideally suited for group dinners, receptions and parties. The capacity for a seated dinner is 60 persons, or 100 persons for a standing reception.