Visitor info

Everything you need to know to plan your visit to Graphic Matters 2019.

  • Location

    Graphic Matters takes places at Havenkwartier (Belcrum), a vibrant and creative neighbourhood in the city of Breda. The exhibitions and events are spread over several locations.

    Always start your visit at our info point! Here you can buy/or exchange your (e)ticket for an entrance sticker and you will receive a ‘Map Your Experience’ festival map.

    Find us at Belcrumweg 19 / MotMot Gallery!

  • Opening Hours

    Graphic Matters starts on 20th of September and ends on 27th of October.

    Monday: CLOSED
    Tuesday: 10:00 – 17:00
    Wednesday: 10:00 – 17:00
    Thursday: 10:00 – 17:00
    Friday: 10:00 – 17:00
    Saturday 12:00 – 17:00
    Sunday: 12:00 – 17:00

  • Tickets

    Tickets are available online or during the festival at the ticket office (PIN ONLY)

    Get your tickets online here.

    Exchange your ticket for a entrance sticker at out info point (location: Belcrumweg 19)

  • Route

    By Car
    Navigate to Veilingkade 10, Breda, Netherlands.

    Don’t have navigation? Take the exit 17 at Breda-Noord,  go right and and follow the ‘Backer en Ruebweg’ and make a right when you reach the ‘Konijnenberg’. Take a right here and take another right! You can park your car and make your way to the ticket office from here.

    You can park for free at Veilingkade 10.

    By Train
    Get out at Breda Central Station. Walk to the Belcrum side of the station. Continue on the Speelhuislaan and follow it until the end! It’s just a 10 minute walk.

    Follow this Google Maps route!

  • Overnight stays

    There’s loads of places to spend the night in Breda. Go here for a complete overview of all the options. Another place worth checking out is Herberg Het Klooster.

    Of course you could also check or get yourself an Airbnb! Hotels in Breda are often fully booked, so don’t wait too long.

  • Groups

    Planning on visiting with your school, company or another large group (of at least 30 people)? Then please send an email to and we will inform you about the possibilities!

  • Accessibility

    Not all Graphic Matters locations are accessible to wheelchairs or people with disabilities

    We find this very unfortunate, so we would like to offer a discount fare for those with reduced mobility. For more information please contact

  • Education

    Want to visit Graphic Matters with your school?

    Download the GM19 – Education handout or send an email to

    We offer a 20 minute introduction lecture that will make students experience the festival more consciously.
    The introduction will be held several times a day, or by appointment.

  • Nearby

    There’s loads more to see and do! Combine your visit to Graphic Matters with:

    Blind Walls Gallery (Breda) – over 70 meaningful murals (Breda) – the world’s only drive by gallery
    Stedelijk Museum Breda
    Design Museum
     (Den Bosch) – ‘Design of the Third Reich’
    Plantin Moretis
    (Antwerpen) – history of publishing, art of printing and typography

    From September 24th:
    AGI OPEN (Rotterdam) – conference with international lecturers

    From September 28th:
    Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam) – Mr. Gridnik, exhibition about Wim Crouwel

    26 – 27 – 28 September:
    Us By Night (Antwerpen) – conference with international lecturers

    3 – 4 October:
    Playgrounds The Art Department (Eindhoven) – conference with international lecturers

    From October 18th:
    Dutch Design Week(Eindhoven)

  • Volunteers

    We’re looking for volunteers! Would you like to help us out and are you available between September 14th and October 27th?

    Then send an email to and join the Graphic Matters crew!

  • More questions?

    Still haven’t found what you’re looking for? Send an email to or reach out to us on Facebook!