Royal Academy of Art (KABK)

The Royal Academy of Art (Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten / KABK) believes that art is one of the most important and innovative sources of energy for our society.

Royal Academy of Art. Photo
Royal Academy of Art

The Royal Academy of Art is searching for creative people to give them the opportunity to develop themselves and explore their boundaries.

Bachelor studies

  • Art Science
  • Fine Arts
  • Graphic Design
  • Interactive / Media / Design
  • Interior Architecture and Furniture Design
  • Photography
  • Textile and Fashion

    Masters studies

    • Type and Media
    • ArtScience
    • Interior Architecture
    • Media Technology (in cooperation with Leiden University)
    • Film & Photographic Studies (in cooperation with Leiden University)
    • Artistic Research (in cooperation with Royal Conservatoire)

      Postgraduate course

      • Industrial Design

      About 1,000 students currently study at the KABK, with 20% of the student body representing international students. The students are offered ateliers, multiple material shops, professionally equipped workplaces and free internet.
      The KABK has 200 teachers, all of whom have an active professional career as an artist or designer in addition to their teaching job.

      University of the Arts, The Hague

      The Royal Academy of Art and the Royal Conservatoire were fused into the Academy of Fine Arts, Music and Dance in 1990. Since 2010 the new name is the University of the Arts, The Hague.

      Address & contact

      Royal Academy of Art
      Prinsessegracht 4
      2514 AN The Hague

      Telephone: (070) 315 47 77
      Website: The Royal Academy of Art The Hague (KABK)

      Published: 11 April 2017Modified: 16 May 2017