Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds mode stipendium


On December 17, 2013 Jan received the Fashionstipendium of the Prins Bernhard Culturefund. This scholarship is awarded to talented Dutch fashion designers who excel in artistic quality.

According to the jury: “Jan has never shunned an experiment, his work embraces both the rich history of forgetting craftsmanship as the search for a new avant-garde design. In addition, Jan has to know a deep entrepreneurial spirit to manifest in international fashion podiums. ” Jan received the fourth edition of the Culture Fashionstipendium from predecessors Truus and Riet Spijkers, that the importance and cultural value of Dutch fashion is emphasized.

Picture by Reinier RVDA