Werkplaats Typografie

Admission

Admission

Admission requirements Werkplaats Typografie

            •          Bachelor’s degree of the Arts (or other related fields) 
            •          Outspoken Portfolio

The following criteria are relevant for admission:

  • Demonstration of an engaging attitude to design.
  • A standard of quality in completed work, in terms of content and design.
  • The ability to act and work independently.
  • The capacity for further growth.


Portfolio

Applications for 2019 are now open, we gladly accept your portfolio until 15 February 2019.

Portfolio restrictions:

  • A portfolio can only be a PDF with a maximum of twenty projects in total: books, digital work, invitations, posters, identities, sketches etcetera, with a maximum of 60 megabytes.
  • Per project it can show us approximately five images with a short description of 50 words maximum.

Please include in a separate document:

  • Your resume (please mention your nationality for our administration)
  • Describe briefly your plans and expectations for your time at Werkplaats Typografie and shortly describe yourself as a designer.

You can send your portfolio to: mail@werkplaatstypografie.org or upload it on an external server like Wetransfer.

All portfolios will be reviewed in January, subsequently those selected will be invited for an interview with the critics of Werkplaats Typografie.
At this time you should bring your real work. The interviews are scheduled in March. During the interview tutors will consider the applicant’s previous work and specifically discuss plans, intentions and expectations concerning the applicant’s studies at the Werkplaats.

Application interview

Those selected will be invited for an interview with the tutors of the Werkplaats. The interviews are scheduled in March. During the interview tutors will consider the applicant’s previous work and specifically discuss plans, intentions and expectations concerning the applicant’s studies at the Werkplaats.

Deadline application

Before February 15th you must enroll at Studielink and send your portfolio, resume and motivation to the Werkplaats Typografie directly. Please use one and the same email address for your registration at studielink as well as for you correspondence with the Werkplaats Typografie.

Interested students are welcome any time of the year to come by for an informal introductory visit.