Sign up for the 2020 edition of the international NHV Hats Contest: 'Heavenly Hats'!
The NHV Hoedendag 16 will take place on Saturday 2019 November! This year, the venue was the De Til conference and party center in Giessenburg.
A materials fair will be held in Utrecht on 12 January.
The Stock Exchange has been opened from 10: 00 to 15: 00. The Entrance is € 10 pp and € 5 for students. On the day everything can be found for leather workers, makers and designers. With a wide range of leather, tools, machines and haberdashery, Lectures and workshops, mini open day: making traditional shoes and making traditional bags.
This year a final exhibition of the beautiful work of the SintLucas students is on the program.
The opening of the final show is Thursday 7 June 2018 at 15: 00 hours. The exhibition can be seen up to and including Friday 15 June 2018. In this period the school is on Saturday 9 June of 10: 00-15: 00 hours and on Tuesday evening 12 June of 17: 00-20: 30 hours.
The CSI Eindhoven organizes the international Concours Hippique Eindhoven on Ascension Day 10 in May for the 26th year, of which Ladies Day will take an important stand.
In addition to the hat-stalls, there is entertainment for everyone. There is a pleasant market and various activities on the program. At 17: 00 hour is made known who has appeared with the most beautiful and original hat at the event. You can only present yourself as a couple or even with a group during this day. Everyone can participate in this. An expert jury will walk through 12: 00 hours to judge the hats, after which nice prizes will be awarded.
During an intensive two-day masterclass, fashion designer and artist Ingeborg Steenhorst will teach you how to design and shape a theatrical Pagan / Steampunk-style headdress.
The masterclass will take place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 April in the studio and showroom of Ingeborg Steenhorst in 's-Hertogenbosch. Saturday starts at 9.30 with a technical introduction and demonstration by designer Ingeborg. After the technical demo you go to work under full supervision of the designer and you create in two creative days your own unique headdress design in pagan / steampunk style.
Photo: Tim Tronckoe Photography
From 2 September to 14 October 2017, artist Meta Leefkens and painter Anky Essink will exhibit their work in the Holstohus in Olst.
On Saturday 2 September 2017 the opening of this exhibition will take place at 16.00.
Meta Leefkens started braiding straw hats about 20 years ago. No ordinary straw hats but separate, unica, haute-couture hats. Then followed the processing of shoes with a certain hat. This created a nice combination, especially for exhibitions. With this exhibition she wants to give you a glimpse into the technique of straw braiding and the processing of this.
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The NHV Hoedenwedstrijd 2017 'Unlock je blok' was won by Arjan Schippers with his design 'Diamonds are a hat's best friend'!
As part of the exhibition 'Skulptur Projekte Münster', hat designers worldwide can soon take part in a sculptural design competition.
'Skulptur Projekte Münster' is an art event that takes place every ten years in the center of Münster. Inspired by this event, hat designers worldwide are invited to deliver a sculptural hat for the 'Hut Skulptur' competition. All received hats will be exhibited on Saturday 10 September in gallery Kolja Steinrötter, also the winning designs will be announced this day.
For all information and the terms and conditions of participation, visit the website of the event.
From 8 May to 18 July Hanny Mallekote exhibits a collection of hats and hair accessories in Gemeentehuis Veere in Domburg.
Hanny Mallekote is hat designer and owner of the Hoed studio in Middelburg. She followed courses in textile work forms, various courses in the hat trade and master classes at home and abroad. She regularly exhibits in public buildings, galleries and museums.
photo: Mieke Wijnen
From 23 in March 2017 the exhibition 'Chapeaux! to see Queen Beatrix's hats.
The 33 year-long reign of Queen Beatrix is shown on the basis of a hundred hats. The exhibition features creations by hat makers Harry Scheltens, Emy Bloemheuvel and Suzanne Moulijn, combined with images of the occasions when they were worn.
Scattered over 13 locations, 8 and 9 visitors can discover painting and sculpture, graphics, ceramics, jewelery, photographs, hats and glass art on XNUMX April.
One of the participants in Kunstroute Ridderkerk is hat designer Erna Wouters. The route is ideal for cyclists, but the locations are also easily accessible by car. The exhibition locations are recognizable by a banner with 'Kunstroute Ridderkerk' on it.
On Friday 25 November, the three-day event Masterly 2016 at 12.00 will open its doors to the general public.
In the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam you will find more than 120 self-producing designers, fashion designers, food artists and craftsmen who share their passion for design and craft with a large audience. In an atmospheric relaxed setting you will be expertly informed about the latest developments in the field of style and design. One of the participants is hat designer Mirjam Nuver.
Be inspired by the Rijksmuseum collection for the third edition of the Rijksstudio Award.
With this competition, the Rijksmuseum invites the public to be inspired by the Rijksmuseum collection, to download images of the objects and to use them for their own artwork. Everyone can participate in the competition and every interpretation is allowed - design, crafts, applied art, fashion, photography and video.
The winner of the Rijksstudio Award receives € 10,000. Entries for the Rijksstudio Award 2017 can be 15 January 2017.
As a craftsman you are constantly working on making, repairing, restoring or processing products or providing personal services.
Many people know nothing about your craft. They have no idea of its importance. Craft stands for quality, but also often for duration. By participating in Experience the Craft on 26 November 2016 you can show the general public what your craft means to you. Your visitors will get more appreciation for your work and better understand the price you charge. You put your work and the craft better on the map through participation.
You can decide for yourself what you want to show, experience or do to the visitors. This way you can make the day as fun as possible, both for your visitors and for yourself! CvAE takes care of the marketing activities, you can be found on this website and you get a special promotion package with folders, posters and a flag. Sign up for Experience the Craft!
Do you want to get involved with Experience the Craft but is your company not based in Brabant? Even then you can register! You will receive a promotional package with leaflets and a flag to show your participation. Your company can also be found on the website of Beleef het Ambacht. Unfortunately, this year CvAE can not set up marketing activities for companies from provinces other than Brabant.
September is hat month at Escher in Het Paleis. This month they show the most beautiful, talked-about and most colorful Prinsjesdaghoeden of the past years.
From the much-discussed fascinator of Queen Maxima from 2002 to the protest hat of Marianne Thieme from 2011. The exhibition So many hats, so many sentences; from fashion statement to political protest will be shown from 10 September to 2 October.
On 10 September, the 35 anniversary of Gerry Bos Bollen as hat designer 'het Hoedenpark' will be put into use.
Alderman Arjen Lagerweij will attend the official opening at 10.30 in the monumental garden of the Holthuis on the Burg. vd Feltzweg 1 in Twello.
Hat designer Gerrie Bos Bollen will provide a masterclass in making a theatrically designed hat, with the theme 'flower'. Bloemkunstenaar FloraFrits from Deventer provides the Masterclass of making flower arrangements in expressive forms, using materials from the garden.
The first show takes place at 11.00 hours and the second at 13.30 hours.
Furthermore, the monumental garden will be open this day for viewing.
During August you spend a week in manual techniques at the Crafts Campus in Drenthe.
From 17 until 21 August you will stay in Wilhelminaoord and become immersed in the world of crafts. Crafts Council Nederland is organizing this summer Crafts Campus for design and fashion students, professionals, and anyone who wants to learn more about a specialized technique at a high level. In this short, intensive course you will learn a lot about traditional techniques and new applications. The innovative character of the crafts is very good to use in new designs for fashion collections or design products.
Not only Dutch techniques are treated. An excursion is also made to China and Japan, and manual techniques are examined that have had a great deal of influence in the Netherlands.
Hat designer Marleen Mangnus will give a course on Hat Making techniques during the Crafts Campus, in which nature will be used as a source of inspiration.
From Friday 19 to Sunday 21 August 2016, Hawar organizes a hat weekend in Oldeberkoop (Friesland).
On Friday, the program starts with a lecture in which Marianne shares the story about her hat career, the many assignments she received and the collaboration with couturiers like Mart Visser. Of course she also takes a lot of her beautiful hats. After that it is possible on Saturdays and Sundays to make your own hats from felt and leather under the supervision of Marianne.
Commissioned by specialist shop Cappello, 3 hats makers have designed every 2 haute couture bicycle helmet for the Giro d'Italia.
The couture helmets are designed in connection with the start of the Giro d'Italia which takes place this year in Arnhem and Nijmegen. As a special and festive intro in Nijmegen 8 May between 10.00 hours and 10.30 hours 6 cyclists precede the peloton from the Burchtstraat (at H & M) to the starting point on the Grote Markt. They will then wear the specially designed special haute couture helmets. Then an interview with the designers takes place on stage.
The designers who participated in the 'Caschi da bici in style alta moda' project are:
- Marianne Jongkind
- Dirk-Jan Kortschot
- Irene van Vugt
The haute couture helmets can now be seen in the window of Cappello from now until 22.