For Monday's class
Photojournalism - bring it on Monday!

You have had two weeks now to work on the previous assignment. Please bring to class the last work I assigned to you, "conceptualizing the 'square.'"

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10 most interesting TedTalks on photography

Have a look!

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Paradise Photobook Workshop
Thursday October 8, 2015 at 9.30 am in room PD101

On Thursday October 8, 2015 you will have a workshop around books and other publications led by Vincent van Baar, Rob Hornstra and special guest Daniel Mayrit. Door closes at 9.30, room PD101.

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CO 5th Oct

New schedule for Monday! Bring your archive file.

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download program version 2.0

Due to the discussion about work-load etc a reworked program has been made. Greetings, Theo

PPS // Ellen Dosse // next class
Thursday Oct 1, 13.10 PD101

Simultaneous lesson-Fiction
afternoon with Anja & Krista

Upcoming tuesday, 6th October, there will be no lesson in the morning, only in the afternoon. A so called 'simultaneous lesson' see your calendar, Anja and Krista will do the lesson together. Junies : 13.10-14.40u Jannies 14.40-16.30u.

PPS 30 September
Lotte Sprengers

Due to the flu no PPS class tomorrow. Next week there will be a APhH program on Wednesday, so please bring your dummy's OCTOBER 14 (and try not to catch the flu!)

IM consultation time
Thursday October 1 in PD.004

Graduating students are welcome to book an appointment with Pawel Pokutycki for consultation regarding Interactive Media via DOODLE.

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photography Technical Skills/Deen van Meer
Tuesday October 06

Take a look at the work of Michael Wesely for the Open Shutter Project. And bring your your printed scans of assignment 03 and 04.

Photography Technical Skills/Deen van Meer
Tuseday October 06

write a reflection on the technique you used in assignment 02 (Prinsjesdag) as discussed today. And take a look at the work of Michael Wesely for the Open Shutter Project.

Next Friday Oct 2 th

Next Friday we shall discuss the results of the (series of) three images by means of 3 PRINTS!! The process can be presented digitally, also bring your portfolio to class. regards, Ewoud

Thesis meeting with Ingrid
Thu Sept.30 in Auditorium

Because of the presentations we move over to the Auditorium so you can use the beamer, if needed.

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research lab found footage
september 30th analysis meeting

Analysis Meeting: participants present their artistic perspective/strategy on found footage, The Scream, Munch-Van Gogh. Evalution of your research question. We will meet from 10.30 until 13.00 at our studio: Pieter Holmstraat 28 in Amsterdam. Parking space is limited: 2 cars max. Public transport: line 26 every 10 minutes from AMS CS. stop: steigereiland. See you next wednesday!

Payment next week!

5, 6 and 8 October 12:00 - 13:00 in the canteen. € 15, - ! CASH ONLY

No Photojournalism today!

Photojournalism by Donald Weber is unfortunately canceled today. New assignment will follow soon, please keep an eye on the portal.

Clean-up archive PD.103
Collect your stuff

We are re-locating offices and therefore we need to clean-up the archive. If you have something stored there and you want it back, you can collect it tomorrow and Monday morning. Come see Marlène at PD.019 for the key. If it is not collected, we will throw it away on Tuesday the 29th of September // Lotte, Rob & Marlène

No APhH classes (pt) today

No APhH classes for part-time students today. Elke van Eeden is ill.

Oct 1: AV feed back group
13.00-15.00 BA 112

All students who consider AV for their exam project: come Oct 1, 13.00-15.00 to BA112. We will form a feedback group.

APhH essay seminar / werkgroep
Mon. Sept. 28

14.10h: ENG, 15.45h: DUTCH. Please be prepared and take your first ideas & notes.


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Lecture 'Scrollytelling' by Martijn van Tol
Thursday October 8, 2015, 13.30 - 15.00 Auditorium

Scrollytelling allows you to compose and publish multimedia stories on the web with an easy-to-use editor. No coding skills needed.

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Lunch Lecture Daniel Mayrit
Thursday October 8, 2015 12.20 - 13.10 Auditorium

Next Thursday October 8, there will be a lunch lecture by Daniel Mayrit in the Auditorium. His book 'You Haven't Seen Their Faces' is currently nominated for the prestigious Paris Photo First Book Award 2015.

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Horst P. Horst | Photographer of Style
26 September - 10 January 2016@Nederlands Fotomuseum Rotterdam

The Nederlands Fotomuseum presents the first major retrospective exhibition in the Netherlands of the work of Horst P. Horst (1906-1999), one of the most important fashion photographers of the twentieth century.

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Esther Hovers wins European Award
Startpoint Prize 2015

Congratulations to our graduate Esther Hovers who just won the Startpoint Prize for European Art Graduates.

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New book by Raimond Wouda
Review 'Ext.-Int.' in De Volkskrant

Review in Dutch daily newspaper de Volkskrant today on the new book 'Ext.-Int.' by one of our lecturers Raimond Wouda:

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Hans van der Meer goes to the Movies
22 September 2015@Eye Filmmuseum

Seen through the eyes of photographer Hans van der Meer, films and photography open up a world of ideas. Van der Meer invites the public to join him in looking at fragments that hold special memories for him and interconnect with his own photographic work.

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Lunch Lecture: Munem Wasif
Monday 21 September 12.20 - 13.10 pm.

Munem Wasif, a photographer from Bangladesh, will be giving an artist's talk on Monday, 21 September, in the Auditorium, at 12:20. Wasif is an internationally renown photographer and educator from Dhaka.

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Temporary Fashion Museum
Het Nieuwe Instituut Rotterdam

Interested in fashion? Don't miss the Temporary Fashion Museum in het Nieuwe Instituut in Rotterdam.

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Looking for volunteers
Free UNSEEN day ticket

Are you interested in the photo book industry? Do you want to hook up with important people in the photography field? Then come and help us out at the KABK bookstand!

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Nominees Steenbergen Stipendium
KABK: 4 out of 5

Four graduates of our Photography department have been nominated for the prestigious Steenbergen Stipend: Esther Hovers, Amber Toorop, Yara van der Velden and Majda Vidakovic. The fifth nominee is Lou Muuse from the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam.

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Dag van de Fotografie bij FOTODOK
13 september 2015

Laat je inspireren door professionals uit de wereld van fotografie! Het programma is grotendeels in het Nederlands!

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Poznan Photo Diploma Award 2015
Deadline: 30 August 2015

Poznan Photo Diploma Award 2015 is an international competition organized by the University of Arts in Poznan with the objective to showcase and promote the best BA and MA diploma works in photography from all over the world.

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Affiche-tentoonstelling De Fantastische Vijand
24 juni t/m 21 september 2015

De 60 winnende affiches (waarvan 11 van onze opleiding - GEFELICITEERD!) van de jaarlijkse affichewedstrijd voor eerstejaars studenten van diverse Academies is te zien in de Affiche Galerij in Den Haag en in de 3sec. Gallery in Breda. Opening op 24 juni om 16.00 uur in Mezz, Keizerstraat 101 in Breda.

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Possibility to earn some money in Arles

Dear student, Have you planned a trip to the upcoming photofestival Les Rencontres d’Arles and will you be there during the opening week? Then we might have a perfect opportunity for you to earn some money while you are there. We from Ydoc are looking for students who can spread around flyers for us in Arles. It will take up just a couple of hours tops, so you will be able to enjoy the festival as much as you wish to. Are you interested? Send an email to: lisette@ydocfoundation.org and I’ll give you more details. In the meantime, sure have a look at our website: www.ydocfoundation.org! Cheers and see you in Arles! Ydoc team

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Interview Kimmo Virtanen in GUP Magazine
3rd year Fiction student

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Breda Photo 2016
Start October 9 2015

Here’s your chance to participate! As part of the IST program photography students of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th are invited to participate and represent the KABK at Breda Photo 2016. More info on the downloadpage under 'Students'.

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IST assignment: 10 October: Festival of the Future, by De Correspondent
Supervision: Sterre Sprengers, image editor De Correspondent

FUTURE: the day will evolve around 6 themes (economics, energy, media, privacy, etc.) and will be packed with lectures, workshops, theater, discussions. It will all end in a great party in which dancing is compulsory!

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Join the Social Media Team
IST for 6 students

Almost everyone uses social networks like Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat or Twitter. Use of social media seems to be innocent, but can be of large influence on your professional career. Do you want to learn how to deal with social media on a professional level?

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Assisting Rein Janssen
4-7 September 2015

High speed shoot for Frame magazine! I'm looking for two enthusiastic assistants that would like to help. The shooting days will be long but interesting and fun! You will be learning a lot about lighting, building a set for a complicated still-life shoot.

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Update on the Council of Culture assignment:
Only 5 students can apply for the final presentation on Wednesday April the 29th 2015.

Therefore, it is necessary to know who is intending to participate and made a design for a presentation on the Blue Room. Only than we know if we have to pre-select.

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Paid assignment
Promotional photos Practicum Musicae

Practicum Musicae is a cooperation between Leiden University and the Royal Conservatory which enables university students to take courses in music theory and performance. Students have the opportunity to participate in the Practicum Musicae concert series to practice their performance skills and present their achievements. These concerts take place last Thursday of every month in the Lokhorstkerk in Leiden. In order to keep in touch with its audience and approach new students, Practicum Musicae wants to develop attractive promotional material. Therefore, Practicum Musicae is looking for a photographer who is willing to take pictures during a PM-concert. For more information (e.g. expectations, fee: € 75), please contact Annemarie Kosten-Dür: a.kostenduer@koncon.nl

Korzo / Up & Coming Choreographers / NDT (Dutch Dance Theatre) - 2015
Photo Project for 2 students

The collaboration between choreographers of Up & Coming Choreographers and photography students of the Academy after several editions has become almost a tradition. The participating organizations (NDT, Korzo and Royal Academy) would like to continue this tradition. See briefing in English below.

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Your work in the conference room of Raad van Cultuur?
Meeting Wednesday Feb 4

Wonderful assignment! Sign up by emailing Guus Rijven.

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Handout at PH4 // Parctical assignment

NRC-Q is a digital publication for the business sector and firms, made for smartphone, tablet and PC. Over 1 million unique visitors per month. NRC-Q is looking for a quirky creator of images for at least three recurring topics. For both fiction and documentary highly suitable. Please read the briefing and sign up at Guus Rijven (g.rijven@kabk.nl). Briefing only in Dutch, please contact Guus if this causes problems!

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NUTSHUIS practical assignment
handout available

Handout at PHft4 // Practical Assignment. Since there'll be a pitch to select participants, contact Mirjam and Guus when you plan to participate.

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