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Juha van ’t Zelfde

Juha van ‘t Zelfde is artistic director of Lighthouse, an art and culture agency in Brighton (UK). He is a Dutch-Finnish DJ, promoter and writer with an interest in new developments in art, technology and economics. He has collaborated with leading institutions and festivals worldwide and has led numerous cross-disciplinary programmes that scrutinize contemporary society in a digital age.

In 2013 he curated Dread – Fear in the age of technological acceleration, at De Hallen Haarlem –  that was voted ‘Best Group Show of 2013’ by contemporary art magazine, Kunstbeeld.

During The Frankenstein Festival Juha van ’t Zelfde gave a lecture: Dread – The dizziness of freedom.


A disturbing day about those anxious gut feelings that are currently resounding throughout the arts and society at large.

one day festival04 Dec '12

Frankenstein Festival

A three-day festival on man and art in a technological future

one day festival06 Nov '15