INTERVIEW MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN WITH JFK MAGAZINE (December 2011)
ALEXANDRA ALPHENAAR WEARS DRESS AURORA AT RAMSES (December 2011)
Actress Alexandra Alphenaar wears dress Aurora at premiere Ramses. Available online soon, now available at the Michael Barnaart van Bergen Boutique, The Hague.
DRIPPING DRESS ON COVER FLAIR MAGAZINE (November 2011)
The Dripping dress from the Hommage collection on the cover of the Flair.
MICHAEL ON COVER NL70 (November 2011)
Michael Barnaart van Bergen on the cover of NL70
OPENING NIGHT MUSICAL WICKED (November 2011)
Actresses Alexandra Alphenaar, Nathalie van Gent and Christanne de Bruijn (Nessarose in Wicked) weared Michael Barnaart van Bergen couture and hats of Berry Rutjes Jr. on opening night of the musical Wicked at the Circustheater, Scheveningen.
SYLVIA GEERSEN WEARS MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN IN GLOSSY MAGAZINE (November 2011)
MONDRIAN DRESS IN GRAZIA MAGAZINE (November 2011)
HOMMAGE COLLECTION IN MARGRIET MAGAZINE (November 2011)
LILY'S CUPCAKES (October 2011)
Angelie and Cécile, the founders of Lily's Cupcakes, posing in our dresses for their new book 'Pure Verwennerij'.
KNIT A MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN (October 2011)
Knit a little 'dripping' hat with Innocent Drinks for a charity Christmas project. Visit the website for more information>>
MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN AND STACEY ROOKHUIZEN AT OPIUM(October 2011)
On October 15th at TV show Opium Night Live (Avro), Michael Barnaart van Bergen talked with Stacey Rookhuizen and Cornald Maas about fashion and art.
MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN BOUTIQUE TEMPORARY IN THE HAGUE! (October 2011)
Fashion designer Michael Barnaart van Bergen has an offline store till the end of 2011 at the Hofkwartier. The store opened on Thursday October 13th by alderman Marjolein de Jong (Culture, City Centre and International). Take a look in Michael Barnaart van Bergens world and discover the knitwear collection in the temporary store. You can also find a selection of custommade hats designed by hatdesigner Berry Rutjes Jr.
FASHION LOVES ART: AN AFFAIRE (September 2011)
The dripping dress is exhibited at 'Fashion loves Art: an Affaire' at the Gemeentemuseum The Hague. After the exhibition this design will be added to the collection of the museum.
VISIT MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN AT MEESTERLIJK (September 2011)
Meesterlijk is the contemporary fair for design and crafts. At least 80.000 visitors have the opportunity to get acquainted with unique furniture, objects of silver, gold, textile, ceramics, glass and wood and of course: fashion accessories, such as jewelry, bags, glasses, hats and shoes. You can find dresses of Michael Barnaart van Bergen on stand no. 77. The new luxury: It's Meesterlijk!
BARNAART VAN BERGEN MEETS MESDAG (September 2011)
Michael Barnaart van Bergen was Guest Curator of Panorama Mesdag during Museumnacht Den Haag (Museum Night The Hague). Panorama Mesdag is the oldest panorama in the world, which is still situated on its original location. In 1881, artist Hendrik Willem Mesdag painted his view on the sea, the dunes, Scheveningen en The Hague in 360 degrees, thus creating the largest painting in the Netherlands. Michael exhibited the 'La Belle au Bois Dormant' couture collection in the musum halls and the current knitwear collection on the magical platform of Panorama Mesdag. More than 1300 visitors witnessed how Mesdag's magic met Barnaart van Bergen's enchantment and allowed both of them to ravish the visitors in an exciting dream world.
REPRISE 'LA BELLE AU BOIS DORMANT' AT THE SUMMER FAIR (August 2011)
The reprise of the Spring 2012 collection in open air at a windy and rainy The Summer Fair.
REVIEW IN ALGEMEEN DAGBLAD NEWSPAPER (August 2011)
FASHION SHOW 'LA BELLE AU BOIS DORMANT' AT HILTON THE HAGUE (August 2011)
On thursday night Michael Barnaart van Bergen showed his Spring 2012 collection in Hilton The Hague. The ballroom was changed into a enchanted forest. Knitwear collection inspired by beach life in the 1920's, couture collection inspired by La Belle au Bois Dormant (Sleeping Beauty). A compilation of the fashion show:
FASHION SHOWS ARE COMING! (August 2011)
Michael Barnaart van Bergen will present his knitwear and couture collection Spring 2012 at Hilton Hotel The Hague on Thursday August 25th 2011 and at The Summer Fair on Sunday August 28th 2011.
HOMMAGE COLLECTION AT NU.NL (August 2011)
HOMMAGE COLLECTION IN TELEGRAAF NEWSPAPER (August 2011)
HOMMAGE COLLECTION IN SP!TS NEWSPAPER (August 2011)
HOMMAGE COLLECTION IN TALKIES MAGAZINE (August 2011)
HOMMAGE COLLECTION IN ALGEMEEN DAGBLAD NEWSPAPER (August 2011)
HOMMAGE ONLINE! (August 2011)
Art and fashion maintains a deep relationship. Vigorous women are using clothes to stand out and arts are designer's great source of inspiration for ages. HOMMAGE is a collection of dresses inspired by known artists, designers and icons, supported by Gemeentemuseum. From August 15 online available on our webshop and exhibited in the shopping windows of De Bijenkorf department store in The Hague. The dresses are also exhibited at Gemeentemuseum on September 3th (Museumnight The Hague). Hats designed by Berry Rutjes Jr. Order your HOMMAGE dress here>>
HOMMAGE (August 2011)
The designs for HOMMAGE. HOMMAGE is a collection of dresses inspired by known artists, designers and icons, supported by Gemeentemuseum.
Sketch for the shopping windows of De Bijenkorf department store:
DRESS IN GRAZIA MAGAZINE (August 2011)
BRIGITTE HEITZER WEARS DIFFERENT DRESSES OF MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN DURING HER PERFOMANCES (June 2011)
MICHAELS FASHION FRIDAY ON DEN HAAG FM RADIO! (June 2011)
Today we had our first broadcast of 'Michael's Fashion Friday' at Den Haag FM. Michael Barnaart van Bergen will read every friday his column for Justin Verkijk's radio show 'Just in de Buurt'.
NEW SUMMER COLLECTION ONLINE! (April 2011)
The new summer collection now online available!
RENEE VAN WEGBERG WEARS COUTURE AT PREMIERE ZORRO (April 2011)
Musicalactress Renée van Wegbergen (Joseph, Urinetown) wears couture at musical premiere Zorro.
Photo: Bubbels - Maik de Boer / Privé - May 4 2011
FASHION SHOW AT THE FASHION LISST (April 2011)
Michael Barnaart van Bergen showed highlights from his knitted collections at the VIP opening night of The Fashion Lisst. The show was inspired by Emma Peel of The Avengers. Hats designed by Berry Rutjes Jr., glasses selected bij Club Brillant and shoes by Sacha Shoes.
STACEY ROOKHUIZEN WEARS 'MARLENE' (April 2011)
From 2009 Stacey Rookuizen is a jurymember of the popular tv-show X Factor. Cosmopolitan awarded Stacey Rookhuizen as style icon 2009. Rookhuizen became the muse of Viktor & Rolf. During the Dutch Fashion Awards in The Hague Rookhuizen was awarded as Dutch Fashion Icon Femme 2010 Den Haag. We are very proud that Stacey choosed to wear dress Marlène of Michael Barnaart van Bergen last night at the live show of X Factor. And she looked amazing!
STOCK AND SAMPLE SALE 14 APRIL IN ATELIER (April 2011)
Modeontwerper Michael Barnaart van Bergen ruimt zijn atelier op tijdens de feestelijke opening van bedrijfsverzamelgebouw LabS55. U kunt onder het genot van een drankje in het atelier een kijkje achter de schermen nemen. Samples, prêt-à-porter collecties en accessoires zullen tegen flinke kortingen verkrijgbaar zijn. Alle maten zijn beschikbaar (34 t/m 42). Prijzen variëren tussen de 15 en 245 euro en er kan alleen contact betaald worden. Er staan ook enkele couture ontwerpen tentoongesteld die door bekende vrouwen gedragen zijn.
Wat: Michael Barnaart van Bergen Stock & Sample Sale
ARTICLE IN TELEGRAAF' (March 2011)
MICHAEL BARNAART VAN BERGEN WITH ACTRESS BRIGITTE HEITZER IN ALGEMEEN DAGBLAD NEWSPAPER (March 2011)
BRIGITTE HEITZER WEARS 'EVELINA' (February 2011)
Musical actress Brigitte Heitzer wears dress Evelina on TV at Museumgasten.
RENEE VAN WEGBERG SHOWS WARDROBE IN BEAU MONDE MAGAZINE (February 2011)
Musical actress and Michaels muse Renée van Wegberg shows her favourite clothes and items in Beau Monde magazine. With of course unmistakable items of Michael Barnaart van Bergen.
NOORTJE HERLAAR (MARY POPPINS) WEARS 'DORA' (January 2011)
Musical actress Noortje Herlaar (Mary Poppins) wears dress 'Dora' at finale Korenslag.
ANNA BAG IN GRAZIA MAGAZINE (January 2011)
INTERVIEW AVANTGARDE (December 2010/January 2011)
Paul Schulten and Michael Barnaart van Bergen in Avantgarde magazine 30 years jubilee edition. An double-interview about plain boring fashion shows, eating kale in bed and the enjoyment of haute couture.