Fashion + Design Festival Arnhem employees
Riëlle graduated from Saxion Hogescholen in Enschede with a degree in Fashion & Textile Technologies. In 2010 she completed her master Fashion Strategy at ArtEZ University of the Arts. With her project studio Studio Mockingbird she does consultancy and organizational work for cultural, fashion and design-related initiatives. She contributed greatly to the success and anchoring of FDFA in Arnhem and was also involved in INNOVATE, another leading initiative in the city. She has often worked as a project manager at, among others, ArtEZ School of the Arts, Museum Arnhem, Arnhemse Uitnacht and Ontwerp Platform Arnhem. Riëlle has been involved with FDFA from the start and became responsible for the entire festival after the first edition.
Managing director at Arnheim Fashion Group (Hul le Kes & Studio RYN) and artistic director at 'Duurzame Mode 025' and Fashion + Design Festival Arnhem. Educated as a Fashion Designer and Business Administrator Sebastiaan is specialized in alternative business management for creative companies. Next to managing my own company I give guest lectures at Wageningen University, Radboud University, AMFI and HAN University of Applied Science Arnhem Nijmegen. Together with Sjaak Hullekes I have been working in fashion since 2005. Together we are the owners of Arnheim Fashion Group, a social enterprise focusing on changing the fashion system and create new paradigms.