creative industries

The Dutch creative industry is currently gaining considerable international acclaim and has particularly strong profiles in interior design, gaming, fashion, and architecture.

News about the sector

> Netherlands introduces film production incentive
> World's largest artwork for Rotterdam's edgy Markthal

Strong in linking creativity with business

For centuries, Dutch creativity has inspired and informed. Geniuses, such as Dutch Masters Rembrandt and Van Gogh transformed the world around them. Today’s masters include iconic figures such as fashion designers Viktor & Rolf, architect Rem Koolhaas, illustrator Dick Bruna and DJ/producers Armin van Buuren and Tiësto. They exemplify the strengths of Dutch design: pragmatic, open-minded, conceptual, out-of-the-box, and adhering to the principle ‘less is more’. Dutch design also embodies innovation, creativity and business acumen. Dutch creative thinking demonstrates that creativity can make businesses more ... More >

Infographic: The Dutch Creative Industries

This infographic provides you with a visual overview of the most salient features of the Dutch Creative Industries. The infographic can be downloaded in its entirety, as a PDF, as well as by individual sub-topic. The infographics are copyright of and are free to download and publish on condition that the source is clearly mentioned: © 2013

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