March 7 – Grand Opening Photo Exhibition Swedish Dads

Thursday 7 March 2019
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The Embassy of Sweden, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, the Swedish Institute and Epicenter Amsterdam was proud to invite you to the Grand Opening of the photo exhibition Swedish Dads.


Thank you all for visiting the Grand Opening  Photo Exhibition of the world renown Swedish Dads by Johan Bävman. In the presence of the Ambassador of Sweden H.E Annika Markovic, the participants took part of an eventful afternoon/evening with inspirational talks by Johan Bävman, Marius van Regteren and Björn Atterstam about why dads matter, why equality is a good idea and how it changes society and relationships for the better.


Swedish Dads is a photo exhibition based on portraits of a select group of fathers who choose to stay home with their babies for at least six months. The photo exhibition Swedish Dads has been travelling to more than 50 countries all over the world. The exhibition portrays 25 fathers in Sweden and was showing at Epicenter Amsterdam from March 4 – March 9, 2019, as a joint collaboration between the Swedish Institute, the Swedish Embassy in the Hague, Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Epicenter Amsterdam.


The Swedish Dads Exhibition and Grand opening was part of The Gender Game Changing Theme Week from March 4 – March 9, 2019.  There was daily lunch talks by inspiring and interesting speakers and Film Night.



Photos by: Hanne Hansen from the event is displayed below.



Epicenter Amsterdam
Fred. Roesekestraat 115