Rijksakademie speed dating in Helsinki

Academy of Fine Arts graduate: are you planning to apply for the Rijksakademie residency in Amsterdam the Netherlands? Get feedback on your work and plans directly from Rijksakademie specialists on 28 and 29 September!

Date and time:  Wednesday 28.9.2022 at 5 pm and Thursday 29.9.2022 at 10 am
Place: Academy of Fine Arts, Sörnäisten rantatie 19, Helsinki

PROGRAM (on both days)

General presentation of the Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten.

Portfolio Review in the format of a “speed date” with the following experts from Rijksakademie:

Martijntje Hallmann, head of residency/dep. director and chair of the jury committee
Melvin Moti, artist, core advisor and jury member
Susan Gloudemans, director strategy & development

The speed dating will be one-on-one sessions of 15 minutes to:

  • screen the portfolio and c.v. on eligibility for the Rijksakademie
  • talk about workplan, ambitions and reflect whether Rijksakademie is the right place for the artist and if the timing is suitable

The Open Call for Rijksakademie closes on October 1st, but Rijksakademie is extending the application deadline for Academy of Fine Arts graduates attending the speed date until Friday 7 October.

The speed dating feedback event is cost free and open to graduates from the Fine Arts Academy. Meeting slots will be distributed over as many alumni as possible, within the time frame and in order of enrollment.

Sign up for the speed date with Rijksakademie by filling out this form by Sunday 25.9: https://q.surveypal.com/5-Uniarts-malli-Kuvataideakatemia-paivitetty-u6X5H14AS554FF79

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Photo: Paint Workshop ©Taideyliopiston Kuvataideakatemia