A portfolio ”is a collection of your work, which shows how your skills and ideas have developed over a period of time. It demonstrates your creativity, personality, abilities and commitment, and helps us to evaluate your potential.”
Easy, right? Easier said than done.
What are the specifics of a portfolio nowadays?
What format does a Portfolio have?
What kind of content and information should you include, and how can you adapt it for various audiences (think curator, gallery owner, on-line selling platform or magazine)?
How should you approach the intended recipient?
How should you deliver your portfolio to them?
What are the big dos and don’ts?
What should you focus on?
During the Meet the Maker project at Bureau Europa, you have the chance to put all your new knowledge into practice, update your portfolio and present it to topnotch reviewers and stakeholders from the all Euregio in the field of design & craftmanship *.
To name some of them, you will have the chance to present your portfolio to
Fabian Seibert, Curator of LUFORM, design department of Ludwig Forum Aachen, founder of Design Metropole Aachen and initiator of Hello Designer tour ( he’s been through all the phases adn issues you are facing now and you will face as a designer in the near future… better talk to him and develop your career faster 🙂 )
Clara Scharping and Benny Behrendt of Dasherzallerliebste. ( if you are a product designer or visual artist, knowing them is a MUST)
Saskia van Stein, Director of Bureau Europa
(she’s always great advice and unique knowledge – Must to talk to)
Gene Bertrand Director of Cube design museum, and curator of Show Room Limburg ( Great knowledge to share and always looking for talent… take this chance)
Pablo Hannon, social designer and initiator of The school hasselt “design is the next big thing, after a late night snack of choccolate sandwich” if you are starting up a social project, make sure to book him!
they are just few, but they give you an idea about the possibilities you will have, so make sure to BOOK YOUR SPOT HERE.
Join us on the 3rd of November from 15:00 – 17:00 at Bureau Europa and enjoy the Meet the Maker exhibition!
Ticket: 5 Euros ( a small donation to make sure you are committed enough in investing in your career!)
They won’t be speed date! You will have the time to have a relax chat with them and present your portfolio.
Take this chance BOOK YOUR SPOT HERE.
Join us, and invest in your professional career.
Questions? Contact us at email@example.com