CV

PUBLICATIONS & EXPOSITIONS
September/October 2020 group exhibition AG Gallery Utrecht (designs and workbook)
June/September 2020 international group exhibition ‘Nijntje Anniversary Project’ Centraal Museum Utrecht.
January 2020 one of the ten winners of the ‘Nijntje Anniversary Project’ to have my designed Nijntje sold worldwide as limited edition.
Summer 2020 commission to design and execute a blouse and skirt for concert pianist Jacqueline Smit.
Fashion fall/winter 2019 Solis Magazine Issue 36 (Photographs of my work)
January 2019 part of exhibition Kunstliefde Utrecht (designproject installation)
2018 Shuba Magazine vol.17 (Photographs of my work)
2018 vogue.it (Photographs of my work)
August 2018 Kaltblut magazine (Photographs of my work)
April – September 2017 group exposition ‘Het Depot’ Wageningen (Wearable object inspired by sculpture)

INTERNSHIPS
2019 Interschip at texspace HKU and Woolaloop: reinventing natural dyeing
2018 Minor Class lead by Marina van Tuikwerd and Aliki van der Kruijs: Creating textiles inspired by Chintz
2017 Studio assistant Anbasja Blanken
October 2016: Expositie Public Works, Utrecht, workshop by Aziz Bequaoi and Berend Stri
March 2015 Assistant for designer Sally Pittman

EDUCATION
2015 – 2020 HKU Fashion Design
September 2013 – May 2015 International School Hilversum: Diploma Program
September 2010 – July 2013 Stichtse Vrije School Zeist: Grades 7-10
September 2009 – July 2010 Vrije School Utrecht: Grade 6
San Francisco Waldorf School: Grades 1-5

WORK EXPERIENCE
2019 Blouse and skirt design on commission for pianist Jacqueline Smit.
October 2019 part of Nijntje Anniversary Project HKU with Ronald van der Kemp and Centraal Museum Utrecht.
June 2019 Mode Fabriek ‘Do Shop’ collaboration with MAIUM
2016 – 2020 Modelling work (Parttime)
2017- 2018 Occasional assistant stylist for Photographer Nienke Wind
March 2015 Antroposofisch Kinderdagverblijf ’T elfenbankje Utrecht

SKILLS
Fluent in English
Fluent in Dutch
Advanced (hand)knitter
Advanced Crocheter
Good in various knotting techniques
International Background: Works well in multicultural setting
Screen printing
Illustration
Basic Adobe Photoshop skills
Research and documentation/(analytical) writing
Out of the box thinking
Natural Dyeing