IMPORTANT for NWW Workshop for 3rd Year Students
Workshop with Anais Lopez: BRING YOUR PORTFOLIO

Anais Lopez is conducting a workshop on Thursday morning, 10:00 - 14:00. For part of the workshop, she would like all of you to bring in your portfolios (whatever state they're in, doesn't matter). Anais will work on "mapping" potential for creative collaborations using your portfolios as a guide. DON'T FORGET!

Volunteers Needed for 3rd Year Network Week Program
15 minutes of your time.

Please we need just a few of you to help out and greet our guests, it should take no more than 15 minutes of your time.

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NWW Reviews
Due November 20

Just putting this reminder out there now for the 2nd Year PPS (FT) program. All students are compelled to write a review of the NWW. See the NWW Website and look under Rules - here you'll have an overview of what to do, how to hand it in, and deadlines.

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Network Week Anoek Steketee

There's been an error during subscription, which made it impossible to subscribe for Anoek Steketee until last Thursday. If you would like to go to her (on Texel, train and ferry (ferry is only €2,50) and maybe group tickets for train or something) please send an e-mail to [email protected] You will be there the whole day, which is really nice!

Announcement of a new series of programs!
Workshops, seminars, presentations and events

We have been listening to your needs and have expanded the MAPS program quite a bit. A PDF posted in the MAPS1 tab under Year Planner lists all of the confirmed workshops, seminars, presentations and events between now and the end of the year.

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Updated Timetable now available
Located in the MAPS1 Tab

You can download an updated timetable in the MAPS1 tab in the 'Year Planner' section. You will see many new programs have been added. See the subsequent post on the Portal outlining all the new additional workshops, seminars, guest presentations and more.

Studio II with Andrea Stultiens
Change of date for first session

The first session of Andrea's Studio II: Photography as Social Practice is now moved to a new date: Wednesday, November 21, 13:10 - 16:30

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Documentary Photography
tuesday november 6 13.10-15.40

November 6 feedback on presentation and work, 85% has to be finished. Make a final project description and come up with two different tittles.

PPS Homework november 13
tuesday november 13 10.00-12.30

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Zoom Out Part Time 1, presentation
november 5, 15.30 - 18.10 PD101

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Techical Skill new PDF

PDF 07 is now online with the slides for your technical skill notes. Due to the autumn break/ network week and (last but not least) the notorious "Zoom Out" November 5th, the first regular class will be November 12. Please work on your assignments. You have shoot and show some solid material!!

NetWork Week Portfolio Reviews

Everything is now up-to-date. Go and subscribe!

NetWork Week update

Hripsime Visser is out of the list of reviewers, Mirjam Zweers and Bas Vroege are in // Portal will be updated soon, but here already your info in an announcement

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Rineke Dijkstra

Links + Powerpoint from today's class are on the portal now, under APhH.


Reminder: 1B class 10.30 - 12.30h, 1A class 14-16h. Please bring interesting photograph (topic, theme, genre), made by yourself recently. This will be the start for the new comparative analysis assignment.

NetWork Week Location

This list will tell you where the visits will be. In order to plan your travel and to know what your travel costs might be.

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PhSk Thursday/Friday

Dear students, I have had many requests from students of the B-group to join the PhSk-class this Thursday instead of Friday. However, it is NOT possible to switch classes this week, because of the limited spaces in the darkroom and the small amount of (outside) large format camera's. Otherwise there are just too many students for the facilities we have at our disposal.

NetWork Week Portfolio Reviews 4th Years

You can subscribe for reviews online now. Some new reviewers have been confirmed today and might in the coming days. If you already subscribed and someone you want to have a review with is added later on, send me an e-mail and we'll take it with us into scheduling. [email protected]

Monday November 5, 2018 from 10 am until 6 pm

Now with tailor-made text for MAPS students. Please submit your application before Oct 18, 2018 wit [email protected]

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Photography Workshop
Open on (some) Saturdays

The Photography workshop will open its doors on Saturdays, not all though. You can find the schedule on the download page on the portal, it's called 'Workshop Saturdays'. It is a test case till the Christmas holiday's. So make use of it, otherwise it will not continue.

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Opening exhibition alumnus Giovanni Palmieri
Saturday 27 October 17.00-19.00

Giovanni Palmieri, Alumnus BA Photography, would like to invite you to the opening of his exhibition 'I often have nightmares of going back to my home country'. It will be this Saturday the 27th of October at 5pm in Heden Gallery, The Hague. RSVP on Facebook.

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Forensic Architecture in Utrecht
Very interesting exhibition

Some of you may be interested in this exhibition with Forensic Architecture, the Turner Prize-nominated activist and architecture outfit. Eyal Weizman (super interesting person) will speak October 18 in Utrecht. https://www.bakonline.org/program-item/forensic-justice/

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What's on at the KABK this week

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Open Call Rotterdam Photo 2019
Deadline 1st of December

For the fourth edition of Rotterdam Photo, the organization invites independent practitioners, art students, print publications and other photography organizations to showcase their work to a broad audience. Rotterdam Photo rises in the form of a container village at Deliplein, Rotterdam during the Art Rotterdam Week from 7-10th of February 2019. Photographers can submit their work until the 1st of December 2018.

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Studium Generale lecture
Glenn Helberg, Thursday 11 October

We are excited about the upcoming lecture of Glenn Helberg ​! Glenn Helberg specialized in Psychiatry at the University of Groningen and in Child and Youth Psychiatry at the University of Utrecht. When he was increasingly confronted by young people who were dealing with issues due to their different cultural backgrounds, he decided – through self-study – to specialize in transcultural psychiatry. He integrated theories and the approach towards mental illness from other parts of the world into his own work. ​

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Pioneers of Electronic Art - Pawel Pokutycki @ EYE Amsterdam
16 October 2018

Interaction designer Pawel Pokutycki gives his view on the history of computer art, based on the rich archives of early computer animation awarded with the Prix Ars Electronica. The evening's programme will be conducted in English.

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What's on at the KABK this week

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Photography Lunch Lecture!
Sarker Protick, October 16, 12:20

Photographer Sarker Protick will join us for a lunch lecture in the auditorium. Tuesday, October 16, 12:20 - 13:10.

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Hackers handshake - Photo exhibition brings helpful hackers up close
8-13 October

Hackers are generally portrayed in the media with hoodies, masks, or shadowed faces to underline their criminal intent. This exhibition displays helpful hackers who seek, find, and report vulnerabilities in computer systems in order to improve security.

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This week @KABK

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Studium Generale Lecture
Patricia Kersenhout

We are excited about the upcoming lecture of Patricia Kaersenhout ​! Patricia Kaersenhout is a Dutch visual artist and cultural activist. Born in the Netherlands but a descendant from Surinamese parents, Patricia Kaersenhout developed an artistic journey in which she investigates her Surinamese background in relation to her upbringing in a Western European culture.

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FOTODOK Book Club one time for only 2 euros
Buy your ticket before Wednesday 3 October 1 pm

One-time offer for all students of KABK Photography to get introduced to the FOTODOK Book Club for only 2 euros. The 15th edition of the FOTODOK Book Club will take place on Thursday evening 4 October 2018 in Tivoli Vredenburg Utrecht (next to Utrecht Central Station). Buy a ticket by paying 2 euro cash to coordinator Lotte van den Berg before Wednesday 3 October at 1 pm. After this you can buy tickets via the website of Tivoli Vredenburg (student price 5 euro).

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Open Call Women Photographers Grant
Submission deadline 17 October 2018


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22-25 November

Are you culturally engaged and passionate about the arts? And have you always wanted to take a look behind the scenes of a major event connecting all of Amsterdam’s contemporary art venues? Do you want to help us make this Amsterdam Art Weekend unforgettable?

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Les Boutographies
Call for entries

Dates for festival: 04th to 26th may 2019 Madam, Sir Les Boutographies is a festival of contemporary creative photography open to students and all photographers living in Europe. The criteria for selection by a jury of professional in the photographic field are a height creative level, originality and a coherent personal vision.

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Still-life photographer for ZOO Magazine

ZOO Magazine, the international magazine focused on Fashion, Art, Photography and Culture, is looking for still-life photographers based around Amsterdam.

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IMC Weekendschool

IMC Weekend School is a supplementary school for children (aged 10-14) who are eager and curious to learn about the different professions. For three years the students go to school for one extra day in the week. Every Sunday the students are introduced to a wide range of topics, including journalism, medicine, law, but also training in presentation, research, debate and conflict resolution. These classes are taught by professionals (volunteers) who have a passion for their profession. It is an education focused on developing an all-round character.

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Wanted: filmer for Nerd Nite Amsterdam
Friday February 03 2017, 20:00- 23:00 hrs

Nerd Nite is looking for a filmer for their event on Friday February 3 in Crea Amsterdam.

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What is entrepreneurship? Assigment magazine Forum.
IST (2nd,3rd, and 4th year students)

VNO-NCW is an association that represents the interests of entrepreneurs. Indirectly, there are 30,000 member companies. The newsmagazine Forum provides background information on current events, where entrepreneurs, politicians and policy makers have their say. There are 40 editions per year: ten thirty in print and as a tablet magazine. Forum is also looking at connecting future entrepreneurs with a contemporary vision and associated imagery. Herein lies the question and the challenge of this assignment. The visual signature of photography in the magazine is no guideline for this taks. He is free and with the idea of the student of both fiction and documentary. Six students will be allowed to propagate and publish their views on entrepreneurship in six consecutive editions. It is precisely the diversity through six different perspectives Forum wants to challenge well-known visual traditions. Subscribe to the pitch. Copies of the Forum print edition are available for inspection at the desk of the kabk library. Read the accompanying text on the assignment of the client.

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Annual Practical Assignment Nutshuis
4th year students

The Nutshuis is oriented at developments in urban culture and society. It deals with documentaries (films), discussions and debates, experimental live art and documentary photography (in a very broad sense). An annual practical assignment connects this the Hague based institution with the Royal Academy. This year's theme/working title is: behind the scenes and the exhibition of the work is scheduled for December. The building of the Nutshuis attracts a large and diverse audience.

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Filmhuis Den Haag is looking for an enthusiastic photography student

That is available - on a flexible basis, on demand - in 2016 for the visualization of filmprograms in Filmhuis Den Haag. The aim is to explore the many facets of Filmhuis Den Haag - watch and create film, education, food and drinks - and capture the diversity of our visitors. These images are used for promotion via the website, online and offline campaigns, leaflets and social media. This means that you as a photographer will be present at various events and festivals (this can be both day and night, weekdays and weekends). Are you enthusiastic, creative and flexible? Send an email with a short CV to Josien Buijs, head of marketing,

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Practical Assignment NDT - Korzo - KABK
Up & Coming Choreographers 2016

Third and fourth year students who are going to work on their practical assignment, this is a great opportunity, especially if you are interested in dance.

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VERY INTERESTING ASSIGNMENT: Create a work of art to brighten up the offices of the Council of Cultu
Sign up before 28 February / For students in year 2,3 and 4

Interesting task or challenge to respond quirky to a given space and at the same time to the function or meaning of the Council for Culture.

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Looking for social media editors

For KABK social Media we are looking for different creative editors (video editor, photo editor, audience engagement editor, text editor, inspiration editor). Please sign up by sending an email to Donald Weber [email protected]

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Practical Assignment NIDI - KABK
The FaMiLife project: Families of Migrant Origin

Fourth year students (Documentary & Fiction) who are going to work on their practical assignment: This is a great opportunity, especially if you are interested in the theme of migration. Of course the pitch is open for all Photography students.

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