Tommy Driessen – Dutch Sustainable Fashion Week

I’m doing the sound & music coordination for Tommy Driessen who is launching his (first) sustainable fashion collection. Tommy Driessen is an Amsterdam-based stylist with several years experience working in the fashion and entertainment industry. His hard work, determination, and tasteful eye have lead him to a successful career as a top fashion stylist to … [Read more…]

NATAN Couture – 7 sept 2019

Tonight I have the honour to close the Amsterdam Fashion Week with Natan Couture, from Brussels. About Edouard Vermeulen (founder & designer NATAN) Born in Ieper (Belgium) on 4th March 1957, his training as an interior decorator (St. Luc Brussels) served as his initiation to work with volumes and materials After three years of activity … [Read more…]

UNSEAM – Karin Vlug & Bas Froon (M-ODE)

UNSEAM is a start-up founded by Bas Froon and Karin Vlug that develops new technologies enabling local, digital and on-demand manufacturing of textile products. The textile landscape is changing – the existing model of long lead times of mass produced products from Asia will not be profitable and sustainable in the near future. Most of … [Read more…]

June 8th – Gerrit Rietveld Academy – The Fashion Show

On Saturday 8 June the Fashion department of the Gerrit Rietveld Academie proudly presents FASHION SHOW 2019, showcasing this year’s graduation collections by: Laetitzia Campbell, Erika Jonasson, Karis Lindelien, Mika Perlmutter, Bodil Ouedraogo, Krystian Sokołowski & Vincent Ludwig, Emma Torsteinrud as well as a selection of work by their 1st- and 2nd-year students. The designers … [Read more…]

Gerrit 50 years, Willem just 28

https://www.facebook.com/774854319292330/photos/rpp.774854319292330/1726247827486303/?type=3&theater I had the honour to open the opening of the exhibition 50 years Gerrit Rietveld Academie & Sandberg Instituut turns 28! 🎂Eighteen years ago, I studied at Rietveld and it’s been seven years that I collaborate with the fashion department, for music direction. 🎶🎵🎧 And almost two years I’m coordinator of The Dirty Art … [Read more…]

Conny Groenewegen

Collaboration with fashion designer Conny Groenewegen, I only had few images and a timing, it came together in the end very naturally. Design: Conny Groenewegen Music: Tamara van der Laarse (Sounds Like Tamara) DOP / edit: Hessel Waalewijn Creative director: Ralph Vaessen

Workshop Sound at Rietveld Academie

I did a workshop about sound, with students from the jewelry department at Rietveld Academy. How to compose a soundpiece and find a location at the Rietveld where the sound is played & fits in context to the space. An introduction to instant composing with students’ own recordings. Teaching students to work with sound in … [Read more…]