What is Amsterdam Ferry Festival?

Effective and inspiring art, performances and photography on all ferries of Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Ferry Festival foundation

The festival is organized by the Amsterdam Ferry Festival Foundation, founded in 2018. The aim of the foundation is to organize multiple events during the year, focusing on art and culture in the public space, presented on the ferries of the city of Amsterdam. The foundation has the cultural ANBI status and a board that is responsible for the organization and activities. The board acts in accordance with the Culture Governance Code.

The board of the Amsterdam Ferry Festival Foundation consists of:

~ Prof. dr. Bram Kempers, president (Professor Sociology of Art, University of Amsterdam)

~ Quirijn van Veen, treasurer (Associate at INGEN HOUSZ)

~ Roos Bernelot Moens, board member (Manager Private Fundraising for the National Opera)


Founder & Artistic Director: Teddy Cherim
Founder & Business Director: Jort Wildschut
Head Curator: Inez Piso

Curator of Flags: Robbie Schweiger
Social media: Rosa Cherim
Assistant curator / producer: Noa Jansma

Producer: Ninnog Duivenvoorde
Producer: Judith Rigter
Legal advisor: Jaap van den Broek

League of Extraordinary Gentle(wo)men

Amsterdam Ferry Festival (AFF) has created a ‘League of Extraordinary Gentle (wo)men’. This is an advisory committee consisting of festival ambassadors with diverse professional backgrounds, who assist the AFF team in various areas. They think along, provide feedback, advise and contribute ideas for the artists and art forms, programming and / or business contacts.


Amsterdam Ferry Festival will take place at various moments throughout the year. The date of the next event is to be determined.


There are currently no vacancies.