TENT is a platform for 100% contemporary art that has its roots in Rotterdam. It connects the art of the city to events occurring in the wider world. The exhibition space is housed in a monumental former school building in the Witte de Withstraat, Rotterdam’s street of culture. With its diverse programme, TENT addresses relevant developments in contemporary art, whereby special attention is given to topical themes. A visit to TENT is an introduction to the topicality of art in Rotterdam.
TENT is located on the ground floor of Witte de Withstraat 50, 3012 BR Rotterdam, Phone +31(0)10 413 5498, Fax +31(0)10 413 5521.
Tuesday – Sunday: 11.00 – 18.00h.
Every Friday TENT is opened free of charge from 18.00 until 21.00h.
Opening hours Holidays
Open: Easter 16 11.00 – 18.00hrs, Liberation Day 5 May, Whit Monday, 24 december 11.00- 16.00 hours, 26 december 11.00-18.00 hours, 31 december 11.00- 16.00 hours
Closed: King’s day 27 April, 25 december, 1 january
€ 5,- TENT
€ 2,50 (<18, student, CJP, 101Elegancy Membership card, 65+, groups of 10 people or more)
€ 9,- combi-ticket Witte de With & TENT
Free: <12, ICOM, Rotterdampas, Museumkaart
By public transport from Rotterdam Central Station, take tram 20 direction Lombardijen or tram 7 direction Willemsplein/Nesserdijk, exit at Museummpark. It takes you 3 minutes by foot to get to TENT. Or take metro D (direction de Akkers) of metro E (direction Slinge) and exit at Beurs. It will take you 5 minutes by foot to get to TENT.
By foot, from the central (train) station to TENT is a fifteen minute walk. Take exit Centrum, go straight ahead over the Westersingel, turn left at the Witte de Withstraat.
By car, follow the signs Centrum, in the centre you can follow the signs for Museum Boijmans van Beuningen.
You can park at the Witte de With street or surrounding streets, or in the garage in the Hartmanstraat, a crossing street of the Witte de Withstraat. Please note that you can only pay with debit card or credit card.
TENT is accessible for wheelchairs.
30.06.17 - event
06.07.17 - 09.07.17 - tent welcomes
TENT Welcomes Piet Zwart Institute Master of Education in Arts
07.07.17 - event
Locker Room – Charlie Koolhaas, Afaina de Jong
07.07.17 - event
Art Night XL – Graduation Edition
14.07.17 - event
Takeover #1: Concrete Blossom
04.08.17 - discussion
Takeover #2: Family Values
07.08.17 - 20.08.17 - Children's activity
19.08.17 - symposium & party
For Us By Us
25.08.17 - sonic lecture
Respiration: The Breathing City
26.08.17 - festival
TENT Academy Awards 2017
di-zo, 11-18 uur Witte de Withstraat 50