General press info
For information on press accreditation, scheduling interviews, pictures, or other questions please contact Richard de Boer (media relations officer) or Michael Vogel.

Richard de Boer
+31 (0)6 2546 4869

Michael Vogel
+31 (0)6 4147 2595
Press accreditation
DEAF04 welcomes journalists and media representatives to cover the festival. There are tickets for DEAF04 reserved for press who will cover the festival in any significant media. If you seek press accreditation to DEAF04 please download the Press Accreditation & Reservation Form below or contact Richard de Boer.

We do not have a deadline for press accreditation requests, but we recommend you to submit your request as soon as possible. Then the media relations officer can handle your request for a press card sufficiently.

Send it:
  • by fax: + 31 (0)10 - 206 72 71
  • by post: DEAF04, Attn: R. de Boer, P.O. Box 19049, NL-3001 BA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • or by e-mail: richard@v2.nl

You will be notified by e-mail about the status of your accreditation request as soon as possible. DEAF04 kindly asks accredited journalists to announce and to report on the festival in their affiliations. We appreciate to receive printed or audiovisual proof(s) of your DEAF04 coverage.
Press desk at the festival
During the festival you can find the press desk at the central festival location Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek, Van Nelleweg 1, Rotterdam, where you can receive a press card, a press dossier, a cd-rom with high-resolution images and background information.

The press desk is open from Tuesday 9 November until Sunday 21 November between 11:00 and 18:00 hours. For journalists arriving after 18:00 hrs, please contact Richard de Boer: tel. +31(0)6 2546 4869 or Michael Vogel: te. +31 (0)6 4147 2595.
Press releases DEAF04 (English & Dutch)
Suggestions for during your stay in Rotterdam
During the whole festival period, special DEAF04 shuttle busses will depart from Kruisplein (near Rotterdam Central Station to Van Nelle Ontwerpfabriek, and vice versa. Two-way tickets cost 2 euro. For the time schedule, as well as route descriptions click here.

For accomodation in Rotterdam we can recommend you:
Hotel Bazar  + 31 (0)10 206 51 51
Maritime Hotel  + 31 (0)10 411 92 60
Stayokay Rotterdam  + 31 (0)10 436 57 63
Euro Hotel has hotel rooms to offer for an interesting price. If you are interested in this option, contact the hotel at +31 (0)10 214 19 22 - don't forget to mention that you are a visitor of DEAF04 - Dutch Electronic Art Festival.

Below you can download a map of Rotterdam with all DEAF04 festival locations.
Press photos / persfoto's
High resolution photos for use by press only.