Welcome in the portal with useful links for Rietveld Academie alumni regarding making support.
· Art initiatives/Broedplaatsen
· Studio spaces
· Residencies and temporary workspaces
· Exhibition spaces/sales websites
· Art sales and rentals
Ateliers en broedplaatsen A collection of ateliers and incubators from the government throughout Amsterdam
Urban Resort Stichting Urban Resort develops and manages ‘broedplaatsen’ for artists, craftsmen, freelancers and starters.
Ruigoord Ruigoord is a resort where artists can work on their own projects but where there is an emphasis on working together in a big exploring group, in the shape of an artists' colony.
TETTERODE Working and living space for international artists in Amsterdam, exhibitions and projects are organized as well.
de 1800, Roeden Terrain where artists and small companies can rent working places.
Nieuwenmeer Nieuw en Meer is one of the largest studio complexes of Amsterdam, with over 100 artists and related businesses
VLLA Vlla is a bar and creative platform for collaborations, exhibitions etc. where a creative stage and an artistic garden come together
Kunsttraject Amsterdam Art initiative organizing window exhibitions in Amsterdam
Tugela85 Meeting place and community with locations for rent and different activities
THE BOOKSTORE Organizes activities, screenings, exhibitions at BANK
Lola Luid A community of entrepeneurs, initiatives and artists, with different activities, workshops and ateliers.
Cream Club Community art project with galeries, a cinema etc.
WOW A comfortable hostel for urban explorers and a springboard and temporary home for recently graduated artists. WOW runs a contemporary art space with a dynamic programme.
Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art Institution that organizes exhibitions, commissions art, publishes, and develops educational and collaborative initiatives
Kunstfort An old military fort where art collaborations are formed. Artists collectively question alternative realities in themes like climate and apocalypse etc.
De Hellema Community that rents out studio's ateliers and working spaces
Heesterveld Creative community for collaborations in the Heesterveld neighbourhood
Rijkshemelvaartdienst Studio's and exhibition places
De Vlugt Studio's in an old school building
Volkshotel Studio spaces, events, readings etc.
Honigfabriek Community in an old factory in 'de Zaanstreek'
Ateliers en broedplaatsen A collections of ateliers in Amsterdam by the government
Open Ateliers Zuidoost Affordable ateliers in different empty spaces in Zuidoost
studioMAPAnl multifunctional theatre and laboratory space
OAZO Open studio spaces
Residencies and temporary workspaces
De Inktfabriek Ateliers, wood and metal workshops and dance and music studio
Buitenwerkplaats A farm that is also a workplace where you can spend the night, with a cooking studio, vegetable garden etc.
TransArtists Overview of residencies
Exhibition spaces/sales websites
Exto Galleries and exhibitions to sell art (online)
art olive website to sell and buy art
Kunstenaar.nl A place with art news
Amsterdamart.net List of museums and galeries, and a blog about art
onlinekunstenaars.nl Online platform about art and artists
Vriend van Bavink Gallery in Amsterdam
De Ruimte Gallery in IJmuiden
Art sales and rentals
Beeldend gesproken Buying and renting art/exhibition renting space
SBK Kunstuitleen en Galerie Buying and renting art
Kunstuitleen.nu Buying and renting art
Work spaces and materials
Openbare werkplaats Workshop with machinery and classes
Stichting buurtwerkplaatsen Workshop with wood/metal/paint/glass/ceramics etc.
MK24 Courses in painting/ceramics/Audiovidual etc.
Volksuniversiteit Many different courses (IT, sciences, cooking, art etc.)
AGAlab makerspace with textile facilities, RISO, Screenprint, Etching, Relief Litography and Digital
Stichting de Blauwe Duim makerspace with material rentout
textielLab Textielmuseum Makerspace with textile facilities
de Wasserij Makerspace with textile facilities
AGAlab Makerspace with textile facilities
House of U Digital textile printing
Contrado Digital textile printing
Exposure Company Large format textile printing (only larger than 10m2)
Knitwear Lab Knitting production
ee-exclusives Weaving production
drukwerkdeal digital sublimation print
plot4fun cutting plotter supplies
druma cutting plotter supplies, large quantities
AGIA Graphic workmanship (bookbinding etc.)
Elbel Lirbo Book binding
Lulu Online print and bind on demand
Schmedt Bookbinding supplies
The paper factory Paper and binding
Monsterkamer Paper showroom
Boektotaal Bookbinding materials and workshops
van Waarden Bookbinding
Printenbind Printing and bookbinding
Speed-o-print Small bindings
Sprintis Bookbinding materials
Screens Screen printing workshop – both textile and paper, printing with natural and water based ink.
Terry Bleu RISO, silkscreen and binding
Repros Digital and Plotter
KABOEM RISO and Offset
CITO DARTLI Digital and Plotter
Rijnja repro printing/scanning/copy
Haveka Digital and Indigo printing
Aeroprint Digital and Indigo printing
Newspaperclub Make and print your own newspaper
Flyer alarm Online cheap and fast offset
Pixartprinting Online cheap good quality
print24 Online cheap good quality
Platformwerkplaatsen work facilitites for artists and designers in the Netherlands and Flanders
Grafische Werkplaats Amsterdam Letterpressworkshop + courses
Letterpress Amsterdam Letterpress printshop + courses
de Raddraaier offsetprinting
Rob Stolk offsetprinting
Stencilkelder RISO printing
Drukkerij Kaboem RISO printing
Knust/Extrapool RISO printing
Meltwerk 3D-printing (nylon)
Materialise 3D-printing (various materials)
Fablab 3D printing (various materials)
zb45 Digital making, wood and metal, 3D pringing. Laser cutting
Plot4fun For plotting images/artworks
alleswatersnijden Water cutting
Gravure85 Laser cutting
Oceanz 3D printing (various materials)
Laserbeest Laser cutting
Snijlab Laser cutting
Snijmeesters Laser cutting
247tailersteel Custom-cut metal plates, tubes and bent products
Bindesign Handmade product design
Snijdenmetwater Water cutting
vanhengstum Plasma cutting
Kunststofshop Acrylic plates and plastic sheets
Signseen Vinyl cutter foils
formx Molding and casting materials
Stichting Stadshout Gives trees a second life
Fijnhout Selling many different types of wood
Drimensa Sheet material
Stiho Building wood/wood sheets
Baptist Woodworking materials and workshops
Gunter en Meuser Hardware
Hornbach DIY Hardware
de openbare werkplaats If you need a temporary place and/or machinery to manufacture or design something. Workbench, workplace, machines and tools (wood & metal) + courses
Buurtwerkplaats Noorderhof A social design project, a community space, semi public. Some affinity is beneficial.
Drijfhout Jewellery. 16 workbenches, lots of machines but you have to bring hand-tools.
van Beek Art supplies Store for art supplies
Jolijst Frames store
Vlieger Paper and art supplies
Peter van Ginkel Art supplies
Van der linde drawing and painting supplies
Papier hier Paper supplies and bookbinding
If you have questions about this alumni portal or ideas for useful links we could add, please don’t hesitate to contact alumni[at]rietveldacademie.nl.