FAQ: Participate

On this page you will find information about the different ways to participate in Amsterdam Light Festival. 

How can I participate in Amsterdam Light Festival?

There are multiple ways to participate. We are always looking for partners with regard to the artworks, materials, education, hospitality and media. As a visitor you support the festival by purchasing a ticket via our own ticketshop, by making a donation and word of mouth of course! Next to that, we are recruiting volunteers, read more about it below.

Can I participate in Edition 11 or 12 as an artist?

No, the Call for Concepts for Edition 11 and Edition 12 are now closed. Keep an eye out on this page for updates.

How does your art selection process work?

During our Call for Concepts we invite creatives from all over the world to submit a concept for an artwork. After an intensive selection procedure around twenty artworks are selected to be produced under the guidance of the festival. Read more about it here.

Can I help as a volunteer?

Yes you can! Good to hear that you are interested in becoming a volunteer. Send an email to vrijwilligers@amsterdamlightfestival.com, or check out this page for more information.

How do I become a partner of Amsterdam Light Festival?

Amsterdam Light Festival is made possible because of many partners who show great sympathy toward our festival. Send an email to partner@amsterdamlightfestival.com for the possibilities. On this page you may find our current partners.

Do you work together with schools?

Yes, since the first edition of Amsterdam Light Festival in 2012 we are actively working with a new generation to enthuse them about (light) art. Through various programs we focus on primary, secondary and higher education. Read more about the project and how to participate here.


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 General matters 

 Mail: info@amsterdamlightfestival.com

 Mon to Fri from 10AM-6PM* 

 Ticket matters

 Mail: tickets@amsterdamlightfestival.com
 WhatsApp: +31854017727

 Mon to Fri from 10AM-2PM*

*As of 1 December the opening times will be expanded.