Alumni and students of the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague are nominated, receive awards and honourable mentions on a regular basis. In the sections below, we proudly mention their accomplishments and successes.

Interfaculty ArtScience

  • Prix Ars Electronica 2018 - Category Interactive Art +
    Honorary mention for Manuel Beltrán (BA ArtScience alumnus 2016 and current Master ArtScience student)
  • Bonn Hoeren Sonotopia competition 2018
    Award of distinction for Andreas Sahl Andersen (Bachelor ArtScience, 2017)

Bachelor Photography

Bachelor Textile & Fashion

Master Industrial Design

Stipendium for Established Artists (Mondriaan fonds - April 2018)

  • Sybren Renema (Bachelor Fine Arts, 2009)
  • Hiromi Nishimoto (Bachelor Fine Arts, 2008)
  • Nadine Stijns (Bachelor Photography, 2001)
  • Lard Buurman (Bachelor Photography, 1997)
  • Ola Lanko (Teacher dpt. Photography)
  • Jan Robert Leegte (Teacher dpt. Graphic Design)

Stipendium for Emerging Artists (Mondriaan fonds - April 2018)

  • Dóra Benyó (Bachelor Fine Arts, 2012)

Fine Arts

  • Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2017
    - winner: Suzie van Staaveren (alumna FA 2016)
  • Piketkunstprijs category Painting
    - winner: Julien Guettab (alumnus FA 2017)
    - nominee: Mattia Papp (alumnus FA 2017)
    - nominee: Suzie van Staaveren (alumna FA 2016)
  • Young Talent Work Contribution by the Mondriaan Fund - April 2017
    - Hannah Dawn Henderson (alumna FA 2014)
    - Machteld Rullens (alumna FA 2012)
    - Alexandra Martens Serrano (alumna FA 2014)
    - Jip Hilhorst (alumnus FA 2015)
    - Kateřina Konarovská (alumna BK 2015)
    - Daniel van Straalen (alumnus FA 2012)
  • Established artists work contribution by the Mondriaan Fund - April 2017
    - Thomas Raat (alumnus FA, 2001)

Graphic Design

  • ADCN award 2017
    - Gilles de Brock (alumnus GD 2013)
  • ICARUS award 2017
    - Roos Groothuizen (alumna GD 2015)

Interfaculty ArtScience

  • Bonn Hoeren - Sonotopia competition 2017
    - winner: Falco Pols, (Bachelor ArtScience, 2017)
  • Bio Art & Design Award 2017
    - winner: Xandra van der Eijk (Master ArtScience, 2011)

Photography

  • Steenbergen Stipendium 2017
    - Eline Benjaminsen (alumna PH 2017)
  • GOLDEN LETTER award for 'Ornithology' by former student Anne Geene & alumnus Arjan de Nooy

Textile and Fashion

  • DUTCH DESIGN AWARD 2017 category Fashion
    - winner: Das Leben am Haverkamp design collective (TF alumni Anouk van Klaveren, Christa van der Meer, Dewi Bekker and Gino Anthonisse)

Type and Media

  • European Design Awards - ED Awards
    - winner Bronze prize: Alessio D'Ellena (alumnus TM 2016)

School for Young Talent

  • James Dyson Award - Dutch national competition
    - winner: former student Felix Mollinga

Students' awards

  • EYE on Art - 'The Research Labs', Best Curated Programme
    - winner: KABK IST Research Lab 'Trance & Moving Image'

Teachers' awards

  • Prix de Rome
    - nominee: Katarina Zdjelar (Teacher at Master Artistic Research)
  • ADCN award 2017
    - winner: Ruben Pater (Teacher at the Bachelor Graphic Design)

Fine Arts

  • Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2016
    - nominees:
    Jan Wattjes (alumnus FA 2008)
    Anne Forest (alumna FA 2011)
  • Piketkunstprijs 2016 - category Painting
    - winner: Debbie Young (alumna FA 2016)
    - nominee: Tobias Lengkeek (alumnus FA)
  • TENT Academy Awards
    - nominee: Dinu Comendant (alumnus FA 2016)
  • Design competition Arval
    - winner: Dawn-Marie Mak (alumna FA 2015)
  • Sybren Hellinga Art Prize 2016
    - nominees:
    Eric Peter (alumnus FA 2013)
    Machteld Rullens (alumna FA 2012)

Graphic Design

Photography

  • Steenbergen Stipendium 2016
    - winner Kimmo Virtanen (alumnus Ph 2016)
  • Zilveren Camera 2015 (category National documentary, series)
    - winner: Lynne Brouwer (alumna Ph 2015)
  • The Anamorphosis Prize
    - shortlisted: Rinske Former (graduate 2016)
  • Canon Zilveren Camera 2015 Award
    - nominee: David Galjaard (alumnus Ph 2006)
  • Unseen Dummy Award 2016
    - nominee: Nita Vera (alumna 2016)

Interfaculty ArtScience

  • Talent Development Grand - Creative Industries Fund NL
    - Nicky Assmann (alumna Bachelor ArtScience 2009 & Master ArtScience 2011)

Interior Architecture & Furniture Design

  • Venice Architecture Biennale 2016
    - selected work Elements of Time by alumna Nynke Koster (alumna 2013
  • Foederer Talent 2016
    - winner 2nd prize: Sven van Dieken (alumnus 2016)
  • BNI 2016 Public Choice Award
    - winner: Judy Wetters (alumna 2016)

Textiel & Mode

  • Max Heymans competition
    - winner: Anne Oomen (alumna T&M 2015)

Master Artistic Research

  • Theodora Niemeijer prize 2016
    - shortlisted: Anne Oomen (alumna T&M 2015)
  • Rijksakademie Residency 2017
    - admitted: Marieke Zwart (alumna MAR, 2015)

INSIDE Master Interior Architecture

Type and Media

  • Morisawa Type Design Competition 2016
    - winner Gold prize: Bart Vollebregt (alumnus 2016)
    - winner Silver prize: Jitka Janečková (alumna 2016)
    - honourable mentioning: Marc Rouault (alumnus 2016)

PhDArts

  • Dutch Design Awards 2016 - Communication
    - winner: PhDArts candidate Joost Grotens (Studio Joost Grotens)
  • Dutch Design Awards 2016 - Habitat
    - finalist: PhDArts candidate Jonas Staal (Studio Jonas Staal)

Royal Academy Awards - Graduation 2016

  • ACADEMY SHOP AWARD
    - winner: Sven van Dieken (Interior Architecture and Furniture Design)
  • SCHUITEMA AWARD
    - winner: Samuel Otte (Photography)
    - honourable mentionings:
    Louise Rietvink (Interior Architecture and Furniture Design)
    Valeria Gay(Graphic Design)
    Renate van der Togt (Photography)
    Olena Shkarupa (Graphic Design)
    Jury statement
  • JAN ROËDE AWARD
    - winner: Tobias Lengkeek (Fine Arts)
    Jan Roëde encouragement award
    - winner: Edmond Steinbusch (Fine Arts)
    Jury statement
  • STROOM ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD
    - winner: Yamuna Forzani (Textile & Fashion)
    - honourable mentionings:
    Luuk Eggenhuizen (Graphic Design)
    Elizaveta Pritychenko (Graphic Design)
    Alexander Andropoulos (Fine Arts)
    Jerome Cornevin (Fine Arts)
    Suzie van Staaveren (Fine Arts)
    Fahmy Shanin (Interactive/Media/Design)
    Jury statement
  • OVERDUIN AWARD
    - winner: Kimmo Virtanen (Photography)
    Jury statement
  • HEDEN START AWARD
    - winner: Suzie van Staaveren (Fine Arts)
    Jury statement
  • STROOM KABK INVEST
    - winners:
    Doris Hardeman (Fine Arts)
    Bas Kaufmann (Fine Arts)
    Tobias Lengkeek (Fine Arts)
    Suzie van Staaveren (Fine Arts)
    more info

Students' awards

  • Circular Design Challenge
    - winner: Conrado Aguiar, student Postgraduate Course Industrial Design
  • FSC Design Award 2016
    - winner: Zsofia Kollár, student Interior Architecture
  • NRC Fotowedstrijd January 2016
    - Laila Mubarak, student Photography
  • BNO Packaging Talent Awards 2016
    - winner: Sean Valies, student Graphic Design
  • Bloomsbury Festival competition 2016
    - winner: Wies van der Wal, student Graphic Design in exchange programme at Central Saint Martins in London

Teachers' awards

  • Dutch Design Awards 2016 - Communication
    - finalist: Lauren Alexander (Foundland collective), teacher Graphic Design
  • Dutch Design Awards 2016 - Product
    - finalist: Gijs Baks (Space Encounters), teacher Interior Architecture & Furniture Design
  • Christie van der Haak Zilveren ED Award 2016 voor publicatie 'Fairy Tales Christie van der Haak'
  • Marie Ilse Bourlanges & Elena Khurtova (teachers IAMO) in the shortlist of the second edition of The Anamorphosis Prize
  • Royal award for Corinne Noordenbos (former head of the Photography department)
  • Dolf Henkes Prijs 2016
    - nominee: MAR teacher Katarina Zdjelar

Fine Arts

  • Prix de Rome visual arts 2015
    Longlist candidates:
    - Daan den Houter (FA alumnus 2003)
    - Femmy Otten (FA alumna 2004)
    - Evi Vingerling (FA alumna 2002)
  • Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2015
    (Royal Award for Modern Painting)
    Nominees:
    - Anne Forest
    - Paul de Jong
    - Mirthe Klück (winner Public Award)
    - Lilian Kreutzberger
  • KoMASK Masters Salon 2015
    Honourable mentioning: Jonas Raps
  • MK AWARD 2015
    - Nominee: NISHIKO (JP) (FA alumna 2008)
  • Talent Development, Mondriaan Fonds
    - Eric Peter (FA alumnus 2013)
    - Marijn Ottenhof (FA alumna 2014)
    - Jan Wattjes (FA alumnus 2008)
    - Bernice Nauta (FA alumna 2013)
  • Karel van Manderprijs 2015
    Winner: Ad Stijnman
  • Wilheminaring 2015
    Alumnus and former KABK teacher Auke de Vries receives the Wilheminaring 2015

Interior Architecture (bachelor and master)

  • BNI prijs 2015 (Bachelor)
    Winner: Kristel ter Steege
  • BNI prijs 2015 (Master)
    Nominee: Junyuan Chen
  • Fonds Kwadraat Toekenning
    Daniël van Dijck (alumnus 2013)

Textile & Fashion

  • Lichting 2015
    - Winner: Nikki Duijst
    - Nominee: Nienke Smeulders
  • Specsavers Dutch Design Talent 2015
    - Winner: Janna van Vught
    - Nominees: Sonny Roffel en Bastian Visch

Photography

  • Steenbergen Stipendium 2015
    - Winner: Esther Hovers
    - Nominees: Amber Toorop, Yara Van Der Velden and Majda Vidakovic
  • Unseen Photobook Dummy Award 2015
    Nominees:
    - Esther Hovers
    - Cleo Wächter
  • Start Point Prize 2015
    - Winner: Esther Hover
  • ING Unseen Talent Award, 2015
    Nominees:
    - Olya Oleinic
    - Sjoerd Knibbeler
  • Paris Photo - Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2015
    Nominees:
    - Sjoerd Knibbeler
    - Maurice van Es
  • Grand Prix du jury Photographie in Hyères
    - Winner: Sjoerd Knibbeler
  • Longlist Prix de Rome 2015
    - Nominee: Anoek Steketee
  • Zilveren Camera 2015 Binnenland documentair (serie)
    - Winner: Lynne Brouwer
  • DocuDenHaag 2015 (documentary photography project of Het Nutshuis)
    - Jan Rosseel (alumnus 2014)
    - Verena Blok (alumna 2013)
    - Ursula Jernberg (alumna 2012)
  • Werkbijdrage Jong Talent (WJT), Mondriaan Fonds
    - Luuk Smits (alumnus 2013)
    - Iztok Klančar (alumnus 2012)
    - Guus Kaandorp (alumnus 2011)

Graphic Design

  • Longlist Prix de Rome 2015
    Nominee: Marcel van de Berg

Industrial Design

  • Volvo Design Challenge 2015
    Winner: Lilian van Daal
  • Public Award 'Ontwerp + Innovatieprijs Gelderland'
    Winner: Lilian van Daal

ArtScience

  • Prix de Rome visual arts 2015
    Longlist candidates Prix de Rome 2015:
    - Nicky Assmann
    - Jessica de Boer

PhDArts

  • Red Dot Design Award: Communication Design 2015
    - Winner: PhDArts candidate Danne Ojeda

Royal Academy Awards - Graduation 2015

  • Academy Award Bachelor
    - Winner: Eline van der Ploeg (Graphic Design)
  • Academy Award Master
    - Winner: Junyuan Chen (Master Interior Architecture)
  • Academy Award Thesis
    - Winner: Nina Couvert (Graphic Design)
  • Stroom Encouragement Award
    - Winner: Abel Wolff (Fine Arts)
    - Honourable mentioning: Anne Kranenborg (Interior Design) and Menno de Bruijn (Graphic Design).
    Press release (in Dutch)
  • Schuitema Award:
    - Winner: Anne Kranenborg (Bachelor Interior Design)
    - Honourable mentioning: Lynne Brouwer (Photography)
    Read the jury rapport (in English)
  • Overduin Award:
    - Winner: Lynne Brouwer (Photography)
    - Honourable mentioning: Roderick Rotting (Photography)
  • Jan Roëde Award:
    - Winner: Liza Pace (Fine Arts)
    Read the jury report (in Dutch)
  • Stroom KABK Invest:
    Winners:
    - Yara van der Velden (Photography)
    - Max de Waard (Fine Arts)
    - Mickey Yang (Fine Arts)
    - Jeanette Slütter (Fine Arts)
  • Heden Start Award:
    - Winner: Jonas Raps (Fine Arts)
  • Goedman Awards:
    Winners:
    - Els den Baars (Fine Arts)
    - Elide Mozzorecchi (Master Interior Architecture INSIDE)
  • Bachelor ArtScience department award
    - Winner: Yaprak Sayar
    - Nominee: Thijs van Teijlingen
  • Bachelor Fine Arts department award
    - Winner: Jip Piet
    - Nominees: Max de Waard and Abby Meier
  • Bachelor graphic Design department award
    - Winner: Inès Da Costa
    - Nominees: Menno de Bruijn and Eline van der Ploeg
  • Bachelor Interactive/Media/Design department award
    - Winner: Nathan Uphoff
    - Nominee: Martin Risseeuw
  • Bachelor Interior Architecture department award
    - Winner: Marlies van Putten
    - Nominee: Anne Kranenborg and Hatice Kilinc
  • Bachelor Photography department award
    - Winner: Esther Hovers
    - Nominees: Lynne Brouwer and Majda Vidakovic
  • Bachelor textile and fashion department award
    - Winner: Nikki Duijst
    - Nominees: Fabian Bredt and Nienke Smeulders
  • Bachelor Thesis Award
    - Winner: Nina Couvert
    - Nominees: Sophia Klinkenberg, Martin Risseeuw, Esther Hovers, DM Mak, Thijs van Teijlingen, Fabian Bredt
  • Master Artistic Research department award
    - Winner: Marieke Zwart
    - Nomineee: Pierfrancesco Gava
  • Master ArtScience department award
    - Winner: Natela Lemondzhava
    - Nominee: Marit Mihklepp
  • Master Interior Architecture department award
    - Winner: Junyuan Chen
    - Nominees: Emilija Juodyte, Elide Mozzorecchi
  • Master Type & Media department award
    - Winner: Heidi Rand Sørensen
    - Nominees: Marko Hrastovec, Tilmann Hielscher

Student awards

  • Chaumont Design Graphique award
    - 1st prize: Márton Kabai (Graphic Design)
    - 2nd prize: Zineb Benaasarou and Jean-Marie Fahy (Graphic Design)
  • BraunPrize 2015
    Nominee: Andrew Pyza (Industrial Design)

Tutor awards

  • Volkskrant Beeldende Kunstprijs 2015
    Nominee: Dina Danish (tutor Fine Arts)
  • Longlist Prix de Rome 2015
    Nominee: Dina Danish (tutor Fine Arts)
  • Shortlist Prix de Rome Beeldende Kunst 2015
    Lauren Alexander (tutor Graphic Design)
  • Volvo Design Challenge 2015
    Nominee: Jólan van der Wiel
  • Ouborgprijs 2015
    Winner: Christie van der Haak

Interior Architecture

  • Andrea Roelofse (winner bni-award 2014 bachelor)
  • Nic Roex (2009) nominated for D'SIGN Awards 2014
  • Renate Nederpel (2011) nominated for D'SIGN Awards 2014
  • Nynke Koster (2013) nominated for D'SIGN Awards 2014

I/M/D

  • Hany Saad won a 2nd BNO Packaging Talent Award

Textile & Fashion

  • Bastian Visch (winner Lichting 2014)
  • Bastian Visch wins 'Volkskrant Vakgenotenpoll' 2014

Fine Arts

  • Niels Broszat (winner of Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2014)
  • Bob Eikelboomone (winner of Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2014)
  • Olya Oleinic winner Steenbergen Stipendium

Industrial Design

  • Merel Kamp nominated for Rijksstudio Award 2014

Teachers

  • Claudia Linders (head IAFD) nominated for the Arie Keppler Prize 2014

Students

  • Post Graduate Course Industrial Design student Camila Fix and Interior Architecture & Furniture Design student Louise Rietvink are nominated for the Public Price of the HEMA Design competition 2014
  • Louise Rietvink receives honourable mention HEMA Design Competition
  • Fine Arts student Liza Pace wins Committee/Press Room Competition
  • ArtScience student Roel Heremans wins Prestigious Belgische VOCATIO Scholarship

ArtScience

  • Marloes van Son Winner ArtScience Department Award and Honourable mention Royal Academy Prize (3rd Place)

Fine Arts

  • Gaëlle Largilliére Winner Stroom Award
  • Jason File Royal Academy Thesis Award
  • Eric Peter Winner Fine Arts Department Award
  • Alina Eliza Smocov Winner Goedman Prize
  • Gurel Konuralp Winner Goedman Prize

Graphic Design

  • Gilles de Brock Winner Overduin Award
  • Marleen van der Zanden Winner Schuitema Award
  • Marthe Prins Winner Graphic Design department Award

Textile & Fashion

  • Sonny Roffel Masterly Young Talent
  • Christa van der Meer Winner Textile & Fashion Department Award

Photography

  • Jan Rosseel Winner Royal Academy Award and Honourable mention Photography Department Award
  • Jan Rosseel Honourable mention Schuitema Award
  • Verena Blok Poznan Photo Diploma Award 2013 Grand Prix winner

Interior Architecture & Furniture Design

  • Nynke Koster Winner Interior Architecture and Furniture Design Department Award and Honourable mention Royal Academy Award (2nd Place)
  • Lieven Poutsma Honourable mention Schuitema Award

Interactive/Media/Design

  • Vera Herr Winner Interactive/Media/Design Department Award and Honourable mention Royal Academy Award (3rd Place)

Photography

The photo award 2009-2010

  • Mentioned in category 'Fotoboek' Janneke de Jong
  • Mentioned in category 'Fotoboek' Wouter de Wit
  • Mentioned in category 'Fotoboek' Pip Erken
  • Mentioned in category 'Fotoboek' Adrian Woods

Harvest Photography

  • First prize Kim Nuijen
  • Frank Penders
  • Niels Blekemolen

ArtScience

  • Nir Nadler en Chaja Hertog - Media Art Friesland prize with 'The Four Riders'
  • Dewi de Vree (ism Rachida Ziani) - Nominee Rene Coelhoprijs 2010
  • Joris Stijbos - Nominee Rene Coelhoprijs 2010

Students

Fine Arts student Evelien Gransjean wins competition 20 years unity of Germany

Fine Arts and Design

  • Nicoline van Harskamp - winner of the Prix de Rome 2009
  • Sara Rajaei - one out of four nominees for the Prix de Rome 2009
  • Hugo Schuitenmaker - Stroom prize 2009
  • Joris Jansen - Steenbergen stipendium 2009
  • Arjem de Nooijer - the 'Kleine Hans' - photo prize 2009
  • Mirjana Vbraski - fourth prize at the National Portrait Gallery, London
  • Jalta Evers, Lot Mostert, Nick Borst and Geo Timmerman - the Academy prize Textile and Fashion
  • 'third years' department fashion - 'Best Bachelor Year' at the fashion factory of the Amsterdam Fashion Week
  • Joy Andriesse - prize-winner of the style of The Hague Festivals 2009
  • Marjolein van Voskuilen - prize winning poster Crossing Border
  • Ella Gazibara - prize-winner Lustrum logo University of Leiden
  • Astrid van Wintershoven-van Eijken - prize-winner poster 'About animals' for the National Theatre
  • Julian van der Velde, El-Nadeem El-Rawi and Ferry Dorresteijn - honourable nomination book cover 'Oeroeg' CPNB
  • Anna Krylova - honourable nomination Graphic Culture prize Students
  • Dewi de Vree/Rachida Ziani - honourable nomination René Coelho-prize Dutch Institute for Media arts
  • Izaak Zwartjes - honourable solo exhibition in Cobra Museum, Amstelveen
  • Paul Beume - nominated for the Royal Prize for the Free Art of painting 2009 (other nominations were given to alumni Lilian Kreutzberger, Niels Broszat, Joep Overtoom, Marius Lut)
  • Branko Miliskovic - nominated for the national TENT Academy awards and the Rene Coelhoprijs 2009
  • Zoe Reddy - winner of the consolation prize STROOM 2009
  • Zoe Reddy, nominated for the Grand Prize Zuid-Holland
  • Marte van Maris - first prize BNI-prize 2009 for the project Meet & Greet
  • Willem Wits - Film Festival Amsterdam Audience prize

Accepted to master studies

  • David Benque - Interactive Design, RCA London
  • Casper Schipper - Media Arts, UCLA, California, USA
  • Eric Parren - Media Arts, UCLA, California, USA
  • Sybren Renema - School of Arts, Glasgow
  • Hyo Kwon - Typografische Werkplaats, Arnhem
  • Laure van Hout - Artistic Research, HBKMD Den Haag
  • Edwin Stolk - Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam
  • Nicole O'Niel - Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam
  • Timmy van Zoelen - Piet Zwart Instituut, Rotterdam
  • Kianoosh Motallebi - Rijksacademie, Amsterdam

Startstipendia

  • Meying Bong
  • Anna Krylo
  • Johannes Verwoerd
  • Eric Parren

Prizes for teachers of the Academy

  • Justin Bennet - The Ouburg Prize 2009, cityprize fine arts of the Gemeente Den Haag
  • Gert Dumbar - BNO Piet Zwart Prize/life time achievement award Dutch Design Award 2009
  • Edwin van der Heide - winner Witteveen+Bos-prize for Art + Technics-prize 2009
  • Paul Koek - Prins Bernard Cultuur Fonds Theatre prize 2009

Fine Arts and Graphic Design

  • Yukio Hatazawa - Allianz Dutch Graphics prize
  • Julia Nieburg - Artolive Young Talent prize
  • Lilian Kreuzberger - Buning Brongers Prize, two yearly prize for promising artists
  • Niels Broszat - Buning Brongers Prize
  • Xandra van der Eijk - Paul Schuitema prize
  • Marieke Berghuis Leeuwens - first prize flyer contest festival Crossing Border
  • Evelien van Benthum - first prize Loomery Awards (textile talent)
  • Charlotte de Groot - second prize Loomery Awards (textile talent)
  • Marieke Brommersma - nomination Graphic studentprize
  • Jan Wattjes - nomination Royal Prize
  • Hiromi Nishimoto - nomination Start Point Prize
  • Evi Vingerling - nomination Wolvekamp Prize

Part-time studies and Industrial Design

  • Barbara Vos - First prize HEMA- designcontest in category hardware
  • Elise Joy Kommer - First prize 'The Netherlands Reads, The Netherlands Designs' with the awarded cover for the book 'De gelukkige klas' by Theo Thijssen
  • Bonnie Severien - nomination Royal Prize for free art of painting (alumna Fine Arts part-time)

Photography

  • Magdalena Pilko - Steenbergen prize
  • Willem Populier - attendance prize of the Steenbergen prize
  • Magdalena Pilko - Stroom prize (also nominated for the Academy prize)
  • Roland Pupupin - first prize Photo Award Dutch Association of Insurers
  • Annick Ligtermoet - second prize Photo Award Dutch Association of Insurers

Fine Arts and Graphic Design

  • Ruchama Noorda - Hermine van Beers award
  • Petra van Noort - Stroom award
  • Lilian Kreuzberger - nominated for the Royal Award for Free Art of painting
  • Bonnie Severien - nominated for the Royal Award for Free Art of painting

Photography

  • Denis Koval - first prize of the Photo Award Dutch Association of Insurers
  • Elisa Sjelvgren - second prize of the Photo Award Dutch Association of Insurers
  • Mayaan Ben Gal - honourable mention of the Photo Award Dutch Association of Insurers
  • Bregje van der Berg - nominated and honourable mention at the yearly Steenbergen Stipendium

Gemeente museum Den Haag GEM

Isabella Roozendaal was represented in the exhibition “7Up” at the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag.
Soohreh Hera was also selected to take part in it. There was a lot of rumor about her work and in the end director Wim van Krimpen refused to exhibit some of her works. This rumor was extensively presented in the press.

Graphic art

Thierry Wijnberg won the first Paul Schuitema prize with his graduation project ‘typography for the blind’. Paul Schuitema was a teacher at the KABK and an important representative of the Dutch avant-garde of the last century. Next to the uniform Braillesysteem Thierry offers a diverse range of possibilities in his project. This means a discovery in typography for the blind.

Fine arts and Graphic Design

  • Essay award 2006: Tjarko van der Pol
  • Goedman award: Tim van Broekhuizen
  • Nominated for the Royal Award: Pim Blokker
  • Award International Art Workshop Pienkow: Margot Lamers
  • Buning Brongers award: Evi Vingerling
  • Komeet award: Daan den Houter
  • Diligentia award: Diederik van Hees
  • Cover VPRO-magazine: Johannes Verwoerd

Textile & Fashion

  • Hema-award: Limor Arrieli
  • Consolation prize Stroom: Sara Vrugt
  • Frans Molenaar award: Alexandra Stojadinov, 1ste prize
  • Frans Molenaar award: Claes Iversen, 2de prize

Accepted to Master studies

  • Ehsan Fardniyan, Goldsmiths, London
  • Kianoosh Motalebbi, Goldsmiths, London
  • Joep Overtoom, Slade Art Institute, London
  • Camiel Coppens, Chelsea Art Institute, London
  • Olivier Cornelissen, Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam
  • Maja Bekan, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
  • Margo Onnes, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
  • Mirko Lazovic, second phase Art & Science, The Hague
  • Rumiko Hagiwara, Post Sint Joost, Breda.

Publications

  • Alumni have been active at all kinds of national and international platforms. These range from different kinds of commercial galleries and artist initiatives to the 'Gemeentemuseum' and the 'Gem' museum in The Hague, the 'Rijksacademie Amsterdam', exhibitions in Berlin, Spain, Turkey and the United States.
  • The examination edition of magazine Items discussed Casper Schipper's graduation project about the relativity theory by Einstein.
  • An extensive Fashion report was published of 4th year student Irene Middelkoop in magazine Items.

We are very proud of our alumni and we put every effort into keeping these pages up-to-date with relevant information. In case of omissions or mistakes, please inform us via alumni@kabk.nl so that we can make any necessary changes.