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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Gerrit Rietveld Academie and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Gerrit Rietveld Academie, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Gerrit Rietveld Academie include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Gerrit Rietveld Academie alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Gerrit Rietveld Academie are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Gerrit Rietveld Academie.

Alumni include Ben van Berkel, Alex van Warmerdam and many additional graduates as well.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Gerrit Rietveld Academie?” and “Which celebrities are Gerrit Rietveld Academie alumni?”

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Magda van Tilburg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Illustrator Magda van Tilburg is an illustrator.

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Gerard Unger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Graphic Designer Gerard Unger is a Dutch graphic and type designer. He studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam from 1963–67, and subsequently worked at Total Design, Prad and Joh. Enschedé. ...more

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Robbert Dijkgraaf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Physicist Robertus Henricus "Robbert" Dijkgraaf is a Dutch mathematical physicist and string theorist. He is tenured professor at the University of Amsterdam, and director and Leon Levy ...more

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Alex van Warmerdam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Film Score Composer, Painter, Screenwriter Alex van Warmerdam is a Dutch screenwriter, film director, and actor. He is also a painter.

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Ben van Berkel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Architect Ben van Berkel is a Dutch architect, working in the architectural practice UNStudio. With his studio he designed the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam, the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany ...more

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Carla van de Puttelaar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Photographer Carla van de Puttelaar is a Dutch fine art photographer.

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Rineke Dijkstra is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Photographer Rineke Dijkstra is a Dutch photographer. She lives and works in Amsterdam.

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Jan des Bouvrie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Jan des Bouvrie Jan des Bouvrie is a furniture designer, who also designs the furnishings in hotels.

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Rob Scholte is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Rob Scholte Rob Scholte is a Dutch contemporary artist. From 1977 to 1982 he studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam. His work consists of reproductions of images from the media and from art ...more

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Miriam Kruishoop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Miriam Kruishoop Film Producer, Film Director Miriam Kruishoop is a film director.

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Carlos Amorales is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Artist Carlos Amorales is a Mexican visual artist. He currently lives and works in Mexico City.

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Heimir Björgúlfsson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Artist Heimir Björgúlfsson is an Icelandic artist born in Reykjavík, Iceland in 1975. Heimir lives and works in Los Angeles, California. He holds a BFA from the Gerrit Rietveld ...more

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Jenske Dijkhuis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Jenske Dijkhuis Jenske Dijkhuis is Dutch designer, working primarily with spatial concepts, currently living in Amsterdam and working in an old factory building in Zaandam.

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Edgar Vos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Edgar Vos Edgar Vos was a Dutch fashion designer. Vos was born in Makassar in the Dutch East Indies in 1931. He studied fashion at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam. He started a chain of fifteen ...more

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Fiona Tan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Fiona Tan Fiona Tan, is a visual artist who is primarily known for her photography, film and video installations. Though raised in Australia, she currently lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She studied ...more

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Willem de Rooij is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Willem de Rooij Artist Willem de Rooij is an artist working in a variety of media, including film and installation.

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Astrid Kruse Jensen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Astrid Kruse Jensen Astrid Kruse Jensen is a Danish photographer who specializes in artistic night photography where she brings out the mysteriously unreal, working on the play between artificial light and ...more

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Gijs Bakker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Gerrit Rietveld Academie Alumni
Gijs Bakker Gijs Bakker is a Dutch jewellery and industrial-designer, educated at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and the Konstfackskolan in Stockholm, Sweden. Bakker's designs ...more