HFA Founder, Sacha van der Most, is currently taking part in the New Dutch Wave’s Takeover house in Austin, Texas during the world famous South by Southwest Festival (SXSW). The New Dutch Wave consists of the ‘Take Over House’ in which the Dutch creative industry has come together and hosted their own social hub. Prince Constantijn from the Netherlands officially launched the Take Over House on the festival terrain on Sunday, March 12th together with the mayor of Austin, Steve Adler.
SXSW (March 10-19 2017) is an annual festival in Austin, Texas on the cutting edge developments of interactive media, movies and music. There are more than one hundred stages for more than 2000 artist originating from more than fifty countries. Since 1987 SXSW has been home to superstars like Bruce Springsteen, Prince, Jay-Z and Pharrell.
During the festival, Sacha has activated a small sized futsal court that will run from Sunday, March 12th – Monday, March 13th from 3:30-6pm. Professional street soccer players alongside local Austin talents will be in hand showcasing their spectacular moves. Afterwords, there will be a live party produced by New Dutch Wave at SXSW at both Swan Dive & Barbarella Austin.