the gentlewoman

Jop van Bennekom

Jop van Bennekom is a magazine-maker whose many roles include editor, publisher, art director and designer. Jop first established Re-Magazine as a personal platform when graduating from the Jan van Eyck Academy in Maastricht in 1997. He then launched, with Gert Jonkers, the internationally acclaimed ‘fagazine’ BUTT in 2001, followed by Fantastic Man in 2005. In 2010, Jop and Gert launched, together with editor Penny Martin, The Gentlewoman. Jop also works as consulting art director for numerous fashion brands, and divides his time between London and Amsterdam.