ATELIERS WESTERDOK the best studio in Amsterdam Centre to get inspired for professional art lessons, workshops for adults, children and companies
23 years of experience in arts
lessons led by professional artists
Spacious and large studios
the best artspace in Amsterdam
Welcome to Ateliers Westerdok
In an inspiring environment on the Westerdok, close to Central Station Amsterdam, Ateliers Westerdok offers beautiful, spacious and light studios. Ateliers Westerdok is a cultural meeting place where various activities are on offer.
In our Art and Exhibition space we hold exhibitions, provide artistic workshops to amateurs, professionals and children, and organise lectures, film evenings, cultural events and meetings with catering.
Anyone interested in learning to paint and draw is welcome at the studio.
There is a wide choice of courses for beginners and the more advanced under the guidance of contemporary artists. There are also lectures, art dinners, movie nights and art trips.
Ateliers Westerdok encourages people to take active part in making art as much as possible. Attention is paid to craft and techniques, but in the end, a personal, contemporary interpretation is at the heart of all our lessons and in the development of the participants. The art teachers are all artists with a modern art education, mostly connected with contemporary art galleries and they teach with a refreshing view.
The spacious and light art studio, with its high-ceilings, is located at the Westerdok in Central Amsterdam , between Het IJ and De Jordaan, only 8 minutes walking distance from Amsterdam Central station.
Summer Art Activities
What we do?
Weekly lesson programs with a variety of lessons for beginners and advanced learners.
Short lesson programs wit a specific topic or technique during a weekend of a shorter period for beginners and advanced learners.
Programs provided by international masters and brilliant artists for beginners and advanced learners.
Our trademark Art Studio Amsterdam provides workshops for companies, teams and families. Companies and parties are welcome to make use of the inspiring space for creative gatherings, art workshops, or a cultural event, complete with organic catering.
For children there is the Kids’ Academy, which provides weekly lesson and holiday art weeks.