Maaike van Everdingen is a graphic designer, curator 
& typographer.
SHE IS BASED IN LEIDEN (NL) AND HOLDS A BSA IN GRAPHIC DESIGN FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF ARTS UTRECHT
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About
Known for her distinctive style and unique energetic approach. She loves work that gives a challenge,
interdisciplinary collabs, and making things

Maaike has a deep-seated desire to design like a mad scientist; with a little humour, a lot of associative thinking, and a whole lot of typography.
 As a graphic designer, she often emphasizes qualities through specialized production and a relentless flow of ideas.



EDUCATION

University of the Arts Utrecht NL | 2018 — 2022
Bachelor of Design graduated with Honors

Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Kunsten Karlsruhe DE | 2020
Imagining Tomorrow International seminar

University of Applied Sciences Leiden NL | 2015 — 2017
Propedeuse Biomedical Science


WORK EXPERIENCE

Maaike van Everdingen
Independent Graphic Designer

Exhibition space Troef | since 2023
Curator

Stichting Roem | since 2022
Freelance graphic designer 
Financial manager

WIBAR | since 2023
Bedrijfsleider

Dietwee | 2021
Graphic design internship 

Eiland Studio | 2017
Marketing Internship

please email me for any questions or collaborations, my full cv, interviews or just to say hi!
LEIDEN EXPOSEDStadhuis Leiden
Poster for the Leiden Exposed exhibition ‘Voor de Vorm

Leiden, a city where artists like Rembrandt and Van Doesburg once began their journeys, only to swiftly move on to cultural hotspots of their time, such as Amsterdam or Paris. History appears to be repeating itself, as young artists are currently leaving Leiden.

Curated by Emma van Noort, the exhibition features works by the following artists:
  • Charlotte de Beus
  • Jeroen van Wijk
  • Julia July
  • Karl Karlas
  • Maaike van Everdingen
  • Maarten Slof
  • Sam Wilson Fletcher
  • Velowa

Spray paint and collage mixed media, digital typesetting, print run of 200.
80 x 60cm

in collaboration with Julia July.

Leiden Exposed was on show from July 7th 2023 to October 1st 2023 at the Stadsfoyer Stadhuis Leiden.