46 Notable alumni of
Royal Academy of Art The Hague

The Royal Academy of Art The Hague is 1443rd in the world, 482nd in Europe, and 11th in the Netherlands by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 46 notable alumni from the Royal Academy of Art The Hague sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Barry Andrew Hay

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    Barry Andrew Hay
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    singerguitarist
    Biography

    Barry Andrew Hay is an Indian-born Dutch musician; he is the lead vocalist and frontman of Dutch rock band Golden Earring.

  2. Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said

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    Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al-Said is the Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers in the Sultanate of Oman, and has served in this post since 23 June 1972. He was also the spokesperson of the Royal Family Council at least on the extraordinary session upon the death of Sultan Qaboos bin Said.

  3. Tom Manders

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    Tom Manders
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1921-1972 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    singercabaret artist
    Biography

    Antoon Manders was a Dutch artist, comedian and cabaret performer. In later role, he became better known as Dorus.

  4. George Hendrik Breitner

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    George Hendrik Breitner
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1857-1923 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    painterphotographer
    Biography

    George Hendrik Breitner was a Dutch painter and photographer. An important figure in Amsterdam Impressionism, he is noted especially for his paintings of street scenes and harbours in a realistic style. He painted en plein air, and became interested in photography as a means of documenting street life and atmospheric effects – rainy weather in particular – as reference materials for his paintings.

  5. Isaac Israëls

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    Isaac Israëls
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1865-1934 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Isaac Lazarus Israëls was a Dutch painter associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.

  6. Peter Struycken

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    Peter Struycken
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    visual artistpainteruniversity teacherpostage stamp designerarchitectural colorist
    Biography

    Peter Struycken is a Dutch artist, and the brother of actor Carel Struycken. He won the 2012 Heineken Prize for Arts from the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences.

  7. Paul Citroen

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    Paul Citroen
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1896-1983 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    painterphotographerart collector
    Biography

    Roelof Paul Citroen was a German-born Dutch artist, art educator and co-founder of the New Art Academy in Amsterdam. Among his best-known works are the photo-montage Metropolis and the 1949 Dutch postage stamps.

  8. Jan Mankes

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    Jan Mankes
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1889-1920 (aged 31)
    Enrolled in the Royal Academy of Art The Hague
    Studied in 1905-1906
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Jan Mankes was a Dutch painter. He produced around 200 paintings, 100 drawings and 50 prints before dying of tuberculosis at the age of 30. His restrained, detailed work ranged from self-portraits to landscapes and studies of birds and animals. His work is now exhibited in his native Netherlands in the Museum Arnhem, Museum Belvédère and Museum MORE.

  9. Luc(as) de Groot

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    Luc(as) de Groot
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    graphic designeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Lucas de Groot, known professionally as Luc(as) de Groot, is a Dutch type designer. He is the head of the type foundry Fontfabrik, also trading as LucasFonts.

  10. Co Westerik

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    Co Westerik
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1924-2018 (aged 94)
    Occupations
    painterphotographer
    Biography

    Jacobus "Co" Westerik was a Dutch visual artist.

  11. Iwan Baan

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    Iwan Baan
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    photographerarchitectural photographerarchitect
    Biography

    Iwan Baan is a Dutch photographer. He has challenged a long-standing tradition of depicting buildings as isolated and static by representing people in architecture and showing the building's environment, trying "to produce more of a story or a feel for a project" and "to communicate how people use the space". He has photographed buildings by many of the world's most prominent architects, including Rem Koolhaas and Toyo Ito. He is "one of the most widely published" photographers in the world. His candid "polysemic shots" have been compared to the work of Diane Arbus.

  12. Carel Visser

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    Carel Visser
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1928-2015 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    sculptorpainterillustratorartistjewelry designer
    Biography

    Carel Nicolaas Visser was a Dutch sculptor. He is considered an important representative of Dutch abstract-minimalist constructivism in sculpture.

  13. Rie Cramer

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    Rie Cramer
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1887-1977 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    writerillustratorchildren's writercomics artist
    Biography

    Marie "Rie" Cramer was a Dutch writer and prolific illustrator of children's literature whose style is considered iconic for the interwar period. For many years, she was one of the two main illustrators for a leading Dutch youth magazine, Zonneschijn (Sunshine). She also wrote plays under the pseudonym Marc Holman. Some of her work was banned during World War II because it attacked National Socialism, and she wrote for a leading underground newspaper during the war.

  14. Ian Fairweather

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    Ian Fairweather
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1891-1974 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Ian Fairweather was a Scottish painter resident in Australia for much of his life. He combined western and Asian influences in his work.

  15. Peter Alma

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    Peter Alma
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1886-1969 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    paintergraphic designerprintmakermosaicist
    Biography

    Peter Alma was a Dutch artist. Alma was born in Medan, Indonesia and attended the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague in 1904. On the recommendation of Franz Seiwert he was employed by the Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftsmuseum working with Gerd Arntz and Augustin Tschinkel on the development of Isotypes. He travelled to Moscow with Arntz and Otto Neurath to work at IZOSTAT to help them draw up pictorial images for statistics of the Five Year Plans. Alma was a member of Nederlandsche Vereeniging voor Ambachts- en Nijverheidskunst (V.A.N.K.) the Dutch Association for craft and craft art.

  16. Pat Andrea

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    Pat Andrea
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    paintersculptordrawer
    Biography

    Pat Andrea is a Dutch contemporary painter and sculptor. He is one of the representatives of the New Subjectivity.

  17. Frans Koppelaar

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    Frans Koppelaar
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Frans Thomas Koppelaar, is a Dutch painter, who was born in The Hague, Netherlands.

  18. Cornelis Zitman

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    Cornelis Zitman
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1926-2016 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Cornelis Zitman was a Dutch sculptor and draftsman.

  19. Tinus van Doorn

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    Tinus van Doorn
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1905-1940 (aged 35)
    Occupations
    painterdrawergraphic artist
    Biography

    Martinus Jacob van Doorn was a Dutch painter and graphic artist in the Expressionist style.

  20. Jan-Willem Breure

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    Jan-Willem Breure
    Born in
    Rwanda Flag Rwanda
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    film directorfilm producer
    Biography

    Jan-Willem Breure is a Rwandan-born Dutch media producer and festival director of New Vision International Film Festival (NVIFF). He is also known as the producer and director of the 2012 documentary about sexism titled Are All Men Pedophiles? and the 2018 documentary Do Women Have a Higher Sex Drive?.

  21. Willem de Zwart

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    Willem de Zwart
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1862-1931 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Wilhelmus "Willem" Hendrikus Petrus Johannes de Zwart was a Dutch painter, engraver, and watercolorist with many connections to the Hague School and later associated with the Amsterdam Impressionism movement.

  22. Frederik Hendrik Kaemmerer

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    Frederik Hendrik Kaemmerer
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1839-1902 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Frederik Hendrik Kaemmerer was a Dutch painter. He originally worked in the Romantic and Academic styles, but later became an Impressionist.

  23. Jan Snoeck

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    Jan Snoeck
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1927-2018 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Jan Cornelis Snoeck was a Dutch sculptor and ceramist.

  24. Rahi Rezvani

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    Rahi Rezvani
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Rahi Rezvani is an Iranian-born photographer and director, based in Amsterdam.

  25. Marcel van Eeden

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    Marcel van Eeden
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    painterdrawer
    Biography

    Marcel van Eeden is a Dutch draftsman and painter. From 1989 to 1993 van Eeden studied painting at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague. Van Eeden lives and works in Zurich and The Hague. Characteristically, van Eeden's work is reminiscent of the film-noir period, of almost photo-realistic depictions and he manipulates the use of the black and white contrast. A wider audience was introduced to his work after his contribution to the Berlin Biennale in 2006.

  26. Herman Rosse

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    Herman Rosse
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1887-1965 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    scenographerarchitectpainterillustratorglass painter
    Biography

    Hermann Rosse was a Dutch-American architect, painter, theatrical designer, and art director. He won an Academy Award for Best Art Direction for the film the King of Jazz.

  27. Johannes Evert Hendrik Akkeringa

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    Johannes Evert Hendrik Akkeringa
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1861-1942 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Johannes Evert Hendrik Akkeringa was part of the second generation of the Hague School painters. Akkeringa is primarily known for his paintings and watercolours of women and playing children at the beach, women mending nets and intimate tea-time conversations.

  28. Kees Bol

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    Kees Bol
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1916-2009 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Cornelis "Kees" Bol was a Dutch painter and art educator. His work was exhibited in art galleries and museums throughout the Netherlands, as well as in Paris. In 1950 Bol was awarded the Thérèse van Duyl-Schwartze Prize and in 1982 he was made Knight in the Order of the Netherlands Lion.

  29. Gerrit van Houten

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    Gerrit van Houten
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1866-1934 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Gerrit van Houten, (29 August 1866, Groningen – 18 January 1934, Santpoort) was a Dutch painter and artist.

  30. Hermanus Berserik

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    Hermanus Berserik
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1921-2002 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Hermanus Berserik (June 19, 1921 – March 21, 2002) was a Dutch painter and print maker. He was a member of the Pulchri Studio in The Hague. He studied art at that city's Royal Academy of Art, where his teachers included Willem Schrofer, Willem Jacob Rozendaal, and Rein Draijer.

  31. Wim Rietveld

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    Wim Rietveld
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1924-1985 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    industrial designerfurniture designer
    Biography

    Wim Rietveld was a Dutch industrial and furniture designer. His father was the well-known architect and designer Gerrit Rietveld.

  32. Adrianus Zwart

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    Adrianus Zwart
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1903-1981 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Adrianus Johannes "Arie" Zwart was a Dutch painter and in his early work one of the last painters of the Hague School.

  33. David Bles

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    David Bles
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1821-1899 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    David Bles, was a 19th-century painter from the Northern Netherlands.

  34. Everhardus Koster

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    Everhardus Koster
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1817-1892 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Everhardus Koster was a Dutch painter who specialized in sea and river scenes. For many years, he served as Director of the various museums that were formerly housed in the Villa Welgelegen.

  35. Chris Lanooy

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    Chris Lanooy
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1881-1948 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    paintersculptor
    Biography

    Johannes Christiaan "Chris" Lanooy was a Dutch potter and designer, who worked as ceramist, painter, draftsman and sculptor, and he produced stained-glass art.

  36. Cor Dam

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    Cor Dam
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1935-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Cornelis Dam (born April 26, 1935 died July 29, 2019) was a Dutch artist, who has been active as sculptor, painter, illustrator and ceramist.

  37. Dirk Bus

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    Dirk Bus
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1907-1978 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Dirk Bus was a Dutch sculptor.

  38. Anna Abrahams

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    Anna Abrahams
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1849-1930 (aged 81)
    Enrolled in the Royal Academy of Art The Hague
    Studied in 1877
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Anna Adelaïde Abrahams, was a Dutch still life painter.

  39. Kees Verschuren

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    Kees Verschuren
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    sculptorpainterartistcollagist
    Biography

    Henricus Petrus Cornelis Verschuren (born Breda, 29 August 1941) is a Dutch sculptor, painter and former lecturer at the Willem de Kooning Academie in Rotterdam, known for his monumentalist sculptures in public places in the Netherlands.

  40. Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter

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    Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1844-1913 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Édouard Frédéric Wilhelm Richter was a French painter who specialized in genre and Orientalist scenes.

  41. Dick Stapel

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    Dick Stapel
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Dick Simon Stapel is a Dutch portrait painter known for his portraits mounted on large format, painted with a light touch.

  42. Hansje van Halem

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    Hansje van Halem
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    graphic designertype designer
    Biography

    Hansje van Halem is a Dutch graphic designer and type designer. Her work is typified by geometric, repetitive, sometimes almost psychedelic patterns.

  43. Alida Jantina Pott

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    Alida Jantina Pott
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1888-1931 (aged 43)
    Occupations
    artistpainter
    Biography

    Alida Jantina Pott was a Dutch visual artist and member of the Groninger art collective De Ploeg.

  44. Adri Bleuland van Oordt

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    Adri Bleuland van Oordt
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1862-1944 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    paintersuffragistactivist
    Biography

    Adri Bleuland van Oordt was a Dutch artist and draftswoman who was active from around 1877 until her death in 1944.

  45. Johanna Bleuland van Oordt

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    Johanna Bleuland van Oordt
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1865-1948 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Johanna Jacoba Bleuland van Oordt was a Dutch painter.

  46. Anton Abraham van Anrooy

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    Anton Abraham van Anrooy
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1870-1949 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Anton van Anrooy was a British painter. His work was part of the art competitions at the 1928 Summer Olympics and the 1932 Summer Olympics.