Open Day 2016

Are you considering applying, or just wondering what it’s like to study at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie? The next Open Day is in fall 2016, but before that you can visit public events like Studium Generale and Uncut and the Graduation Show in July

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Graphic design by Jolana Sýkorová & Sara Arzu Hardegger

Portfolio talks

Between 10 AM and 5 PM, members of the admission committee are present in the GYM to give advice on your portfolio. There is a 'cloakroom' available to store your portfolio so you can walk around comfortably. You don't need to make an appointment for your portfolio talk.

DOGtime: additional opening hours

DOGtime (the part-time study programme) has different opening hours and entrances:
- From 2PM - 6PM: Benthem Crouwel building, 7th floor via entrance facing the Rietveld building.
- From 6PM - 9PM: Benthem Crouwel building, 7th floor via entrance facing the street (Fred. Roeskestraat 98).

2PM - 9PM Open Office DOGtime
4PM - 6PM Admission consultations
6PM - 9PM Presentation Eddie the Eagle special by students of DOGtime 1 and DOGtime 2 directed by: Eddie the Eagle museum.

Parents programme

Everything a parent wants to know about the Rietveld. And more...
A 45 minute information session for parents of prospective students with information about applying & studying at the academy, costs & curriculum, facilities & future. By Steven Jongejan, Secretary of the Board.

Time: 11AM, 1PM and 4PM.

In between the sessions 'Meet the students' is screened, a series of student portraits.

What else is there to know

  • There is no need to register. You can just stop by and have a look
  • A cloakroom is available
  • Hungry? You can buy lunch or drinks in the canteen. Note that we only accept card payments.

How to get here?


Gerrit Rietveld Academie,
Frederik Roeskestraat 96 map

By public transport from central station in Amsterdam:

Tram 16 en 24, stop IJsbaanpad Bus 170, 172 stop IJsbaanpad Subway nr. 50, stop Amstelveenseweg see also www.9292ov.nl

By car

We advise you to come by public transport, due to construction, there are very limited parking spots.

Via A10, exit S 108 (Amstelveen). Turn right at the traffic light; the Frederik Roeskestraat 96 will be the first street on the right. See also www.routenet.nl.

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