Graduation Show

Jul 3 2024 Jul 6 2024

Join us at our Graduation Show from 3 - 6 July 2024 for a showcase of the work and projects of this year's Bachelor graduates.

For four days, we will show graduation work and projects by a group of young artists, designers, educators and producers. We look forward to celebrate their achievements.

Scroll down for more information about the Platforms, opening hours, how to register for the opening and other days and Piet Zwart Institute Graduation Shows.

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Practice All Practices
Year 2024
Type event
PLATFORMS

This years' Bachelor Graduation Show is built on four physical platforms and one online platform.

Graduates have the opportunity to showcase their work in multiple platforms.

Exhibition | Where graduates present work related to four areas: Autonomous, Commercial, Social Practices, and the Honours Programme.

Store | For displaying and selling books, limited edition items, and fashion.

Stage | Platform where you can participate in panel talks alongside other graduates, discussing various themes.

Film Festival | A film festival featuring a curated programme, interactive Q&A sessions with filmmakers, and roundtable discussions at KINO Rotterdam.

Graduation Catalogue| An online platform where the work and projects of graduates are available for access.
GRADUATION CATALOGUE

GRADUATION CATALOGUE

The Graduation Catalogue showcases the work of the bachelor and master students of 2024 and previous years at the Willem de Kooning Academy. Be sure to check it out through graduation.wdka.nl. The full launch will be on July 3.

GRADUATION SHOW | OPENING HOURS
Location: Willem de Kooning Academy
Wijnhaven 61 and Blaak 10, Rotterdam

Wednesday July 3, 2024 | 16.00 - 21.00 hrs.
From Thursday to Saturday July 4 - 6, 2024 | 12.00 - 21.00 hrs.
Register here.

OPENING
Join us on Wednesday July 3, 2024 at 16.00 hrs (walk-in from 15.45 hrs) for the official opening of the Graduation Show at the Wijnhaven building. Please register here.

FILM FESTIVAL | OPENING HOURS
Location: KINO
Gouvernestraat 129-133, Rotterdam

Programme & ticket sales will be announced later. If you would like to receive updates, please fill in this form

Curious for more information, stories and the latest news? Keep an eye on our webpage and socials for updates regarding the extensive programme, which we will communicate on July 1.

PIET ZWART INSTITUTE | MASTER GRADUATION SHOWS
All Master programmes from Piet Zwart Institute will be exhibiting a wide variety of work from students of Master Design, Education in Arts, Experimental Publishing, Fine Art, Interior Architecture: Research + Design, and Lens-based Media. The Graduation Shows will take place at various venues throughout the city of Rotterdam.


Master Design: Wednesday July 3 - Saturday July 6 at Willem de Kooning Academy, fourth floor Wijnhaven 61. Wednesday July 3, 2024 | 16.00 - 21.00 hrs. Thursday to Saturday July 4 - 6, 2024 | 12.00 - 21.00 hrs.


Master Education in Arts: Saturday July 6 from 17.00 - 21.00 hrs at Kunstinstituut Melly, Witte de Withstraat 50. Experimental graduation dinner with programme for invited guests.


Master Experimental Publishing:  Location 1: Thursday June 27 - Sunday June 30 at S/ASH GALLERY WORM, Boomgaardsstraat 71. More information here
Location 2: Wednesday July 3 - Saturday July 6 at Willem de Kooning Academy, Wijnhaven 61. Wednesday July 3, 2024 | 16.00 - 21.00 hrs. From Thursday to Saturday July 4 - 6, 2024 | 12.00 - 21.00 hrs.


Master Fine Art: Saturday June 29 - Saturday July 6 at Piet Zwart Institute, Karel Doormanhof 45/Mauritstraat 36 Rotterdam. Opening: Friday June 28 at 17.00 hrs - 22.00 hrs. Opening hours: to be announced


Master Interior Architecture: Research + Design: Thursday July 4 - Wednesday July 10 at Nieuwe Instituut, Museumpark 25. Opening hours: to be announced


Master Lens-Based Media: Thursday June 27 - Sunday June 30 at V2, Eendrachtsstraat 10 & WORM UBIK, Boomgaardstraat 69. More information here


Keep an eye on pzwart.nl for more updates.