Young Art Crowd - Presents: Portfolio Night

thursday evening open

Young Art Crowd Presents: Portfolio Night

18:00 - 21:00

Stop asking your mother's opinion on your portfolio. We have the solution!

Thursday 1 February the Young Art Crowd organizes a Portfolio Night at the Van Abbemuseum. Especially for you, The Young Art Crowd invited the professionals like Charles Esche, Frank Veenstra (Muziekgebouw Eindhoven), Tijs Rooijakkers (designer) and other professionals in art, design, photography, graphic design, illustration and fashion for a series of quick-fire portfolio review sessions. You can ask them for feedback, tips, trics or just some good advice. That’s not it! Our topnotch reviewers will ask the most interesting artists to show their work in the museum during the Young Art Night and during the Cross-linx Festival. So would you love so see your own work in the Van Abbemuseum and at the Cross-linx Festival? Update your portfolio and apply!

You will have the chance to meet all these lovely people:
Tijs Rooijakkers (artist), Justine Kontou (curator/Dutch Design Foundation), Willem Jan Renders (Van Abbemuseum), Stijn Stumpel (designer/Manus VR), Daniel Neugebauer (Van Abbemuseum), Christiane Berndes (Van Abbemuseum), Frank Veens...tra (Muziekgebouw Eindhoven) en Richard Spierings (cinematographer/photographer) and Charles Esche (director of the Van Abbemuseum


The portfolio night is free for YAC members, the only thing you have to do is apply by sending an email to 

If you are not (yet) a member of the YAC you can buy a single event ticket or a YAC membership* here.

* A YAC membership costs only €17.50 a year! This gives you access to all of the Young Art Crowd events, the Van Abbemuseum and more!

The Young Art Crowd is the youngest generation of the Vereniging Vrienden van het Van Abbemuseum. They organize great events for art lovers from 19 until 29 years and combine art with wonderful events.

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