Education

2010 – 2014    Willem de Kooning Academy, Bachelor of Fine Arts

2002 – 2006  Willem de Kooning Academy, Bachelor of Arts in Education

2000 – 2001   Lingua assistant, North Lancing School, Lancing, UK

1996 – 2000   Hogeschool Rotterdam, Bachelor of English in Education

1999                Bath Spa University, Socrates programme English literature, Bath, UK

 

Other activities

2019

Chairman on the board of Foundation Mesh - collaborative (inter)national art projects

Guest curator at De Aanschouw Rotterdam presenting works by Inez de Brauw - Amsterdam, Arian de Vette & Liza Prins - Amsterdam, Maria Kokkonen - London, Femke Dekkers - Breda

Advisory board The New Current platform presenting talented young artists

2017-2019      

Committee member Research & Development subsidy (O & O subsidie) at the Centre of Visual Arts Rotterdam (CBK Rotterdam)

Collections

Isala Art Collection Zwolle more info

Art collection UMCU Utrecht more info

Jaap Sleper private collection Utrecht

Collection Kamerik private collection Rotterdam and Kamerik

SBK Art Collection Amsterdam

DLA Piper law firm Amsterdam

Private collections Rotterdam, Vlaardingen, Hoek van Holland, The Hague, Amstelveen, Amsterdam, Middelie, Lelystad, Culemborg, Breda, Heerlen, Cyprus, New York

Residencies

2019

WKNDX Witte Rook - 2 weeks Breda

2018

Kaus Australis working period - 4 months Rotterdam

Destination Unknown - 2 months Venlo

Art fairs

2019 Upcoming Art The Hague – Assembled by Root – 2-6 October The Hague

2018 This Art Fair – Assembled by Root Amsterdam

2017 KunstRAI – Assembled by Root – with Jochem Esser and Donald Schenkel – Amsterdam

2016 RC Artfair – young talent programme Vonkel – Rotterdam

2015 Art The Hague – young talent programme Vonkel – The Hague

2015 KunstRAI – young talent programme Vonkel – Amsterdam

2014 Art The Hague – LICHTING ’14 best of graduates, Vonkel – e.g. Klaas Jonkman, Danielle Hoogendoorn and Inez de Brauw – The Hague

Exhibitions

SOLO

2019 Le Poème électronique - Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

2017 Notes of tactility - Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

2017 Court of Justice building B – Rotterdam

2016 Fragments of Time - Studio Seine – Rotterdam

2015 Open atelier Gouda – Gouda

2014 De Aanschouw-meeting in public space – Rotterdam

2014 The transitory – young talent programme Vonkel – The Hague

DUO

2019 NOW Radiant Touch – Art23 Contemporary Art Gallery runs till October 7 – with Saïd Kinos Guangzhou China

2018 From the Elusive – Assembled by Root – with Jochem Esser Rotterdam

2017 I was ever here – Foundation Mesh – with Sergej Vutuc Rotterdam

2015 WTC Rotterdam Art Gallery – with Ton van Os Rotterdam

2015 Echoes from the Guest House – Niffo Project Space – with Maria Kokkonen Rotterdam

GROUP

2019

The Assemblage #2 – Assembled by Root runs till 3 August Rotterdam 

Summer Propositions – SBK Kunstuitleen & galerie Amsterdam

Co/Lab Project with Tiger Strikes Asteroid LA – Torrance Art Museum Los Angeles

ARTIST FIRST! curated by Dapiran Art Project Space – with Kaspar Dejong and Jeffrey Dunsbergen Amsterdam

Auction De Aanschouw – TENT Rotterdam 

2018

Apprentice/Master Project The Reunion, Kunstpodium-T – Tilburg

Destination Unknown – residency exhibition – Venlo

Open Expo Vruchtbare Grond – Stedelijk Museum Schiedam – Schiedam

Patty Morgan's Zomerwinkel – Patty Morgan – Amsterdam

The Mattering of Colour – St. Jobs – e.g. Donald Schenkel and Janina Schipper – Rotterdam

The Assemblage – Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

FORM at MONO – MONO – Rotterdam

Club Gem - Gem Creative Agency – e.g. Harry Markusse, Sander Reijgers, Nasbami, Rotganzen – Rotterdam

Anamnesis – Studio Seine – e.g. Didi Lehnhausen and Matthias Schaareman – Rotterdam

FORM x RAAF∙The Discovery – RAAF – Rotterdam

 

2017          

Een moment, nu: Mo(nu)ment – Arte Concordia curated by Karin Arink – e.g. Mette Sterre, Diana Roig, Koes Staassen, Koen Taselaar, Milos Trakilovic – Rotterdam

Aftershow  Masters of Rotterdam – Gallery Deelen Art – e.g. Anuli Croon, Co Westerik – Rotterdam 

Masters of Rotterdam at North Sea Jazz – e.g. Niels Smits van Burgst, Ditty Ketting – Rotterdam

Matter of time – Cacaofabriek – e.g. Robin Gerris and Matthias Schaareman – Helmond

The New Current – FLTR projectspace – Rotterdam

Masters of Rotterdam – WTC Rotterdam Art Gallery – e.g. Ad Schouten, Mariëlle Buitendijk, Inge Aanstoot – Rotterdam

 

2016   

Ladekastproject – PHŒBUS•Rotterdam – e.g. Ossip – Rotterdam

Tromp's Huys Museum – Vlieland

Why not now? – Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

Route du Nord – curated by CBK Rotterdam – Rotterdam

Minimalism in architectural spaces – Fringe Arts Bath – Bath UK

In This Moment – Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

Root finds home – Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

 

2015      

INSIDE|OUTSIDE – Assembled by Root – Makkum

Freedom of spirit – hommage to H. N. Werkman - gallery Werfkade16 – Hoogezand

NE Studios – PARTners – Rotterdam

Bath Open Art Prize – 44AD Artspace – Fringe Arts Bath – Bath UK

Edition 3 – Assembled by Root – Rotterdam

TENT, video presentation Frame the Artist initiative by Showroom MAMA – Rotterdam

 

2014         

GLOW-Foederer Talent Award, Schellensfabriek – e.g. Robin Gerris and Marielin Simons – Eindhoven

Artolive Young Talent at KPMG – Amstelveen

LICHTING ’14 best of graduates, Vonkel – The Hague

The Graduates 2014, Katshoek – Willem de Kooning Academy – Rotterdam

Salon d’Autonome, On track 01 – Rotterdam

 

2013     

Apprentice/Master Project, Kunstpodium-T – with Arno Mertens, Jeroen Duijf and Vera Gulikers –Tilburg

Boulevard of expectations, Erasmus Galerij, initiative by Niek Verschoor and Carmen Heijmerink – Rotterdam

     

 

Funding/Nomination-Prize

2019

International Travel Bursary - CBK Rotterdam (IBB - Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam) for Radiant touch exhibition at Art23 Contemporary Art Gallery Guangzhou CH

International Travel Bursary - CBK Rotterdam (IBB - Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam) for Co/Lab Project with Tiger Strikes Asteroid Los Angeles US

2018

Artist fee for Destination Unknown residency in Venlo

shortlisted Blooom Award

2016

Buning Brongers Prijs nomination

Artist fee - CBK Rotterdam (Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam) for installations in three prison cells during Route du Nord

2015       

shortlisted Blooom Award

shortlisted Bath Open Art Prize, Bath, UK

2014        

Kunst aan de Dijk Prijs nomination

Foederer Talent Award nomination

Van Beek-Donner Foundation – graduation subsidy

 

 

Publication on the web

2019

Artsy through Alfa Gallery Miami

2018

witterook.nu, Een dag vol kunst in Venlo, Destination Unknown residency exhibition

kunstblijfteenraadsel.nl, Destination Unknown residency exhibition

omroepvenlo.nl Destination Unknown residency exhibition

2017      

versbeton.nl, Art Rotterdam Week 2017: Must Sees, 10-02-2017

2015       

mistermotley.nl, 41 twijfels van de jonge kunstenaar, 18-12-2015

lost-painters.nl, ‘Tomorrow never knows showcase’, 22-06-2015

blikvangen.nl, RAIAAF, 31-05-2015

lost-painters.nl, kunstrai 2015, 28-05-2015

blikvangen.nl, ‘NIFFO – Lisette Schumacher/Maria Kokkonen’, 26-05-2015

tentrotterdam.nl, Frame the Artist, 04-03-2015

2014     

artistintheworld.com, 22-12-2014

blikvangen.nl, ‘2014 dented out and canned – an overview’, 21-12-2014

aanschouw.nl, ‘sequence 60’, 08-12-2014

blikvangen.nl , ‘Verpakking’, 08-11-2014

kunstbeeld.nl, ‘Lichting 2014 – Willem de Kooning Academy’, 30-06-2014

lost-painters.nl, ‘Graduation exhibition – Willem de Kooning Academy’, 27-06-2014

krooning graduation catalogue, 7- 2014

2013  

lost-painters.nl, ‘Kunstpodium-T; Apprentice/Master exhibition #2’, 14-11-2013

 

 

Publication in print

2019

Palet Art Magazine edition 402 August-September, article of four pages about my methods and sources of inspiration

De Grote Nederlandse Kunstkalender (The Big Dutch Art calendar) October 25

2018

Onderzoek & Ontwikkeling Bijzondere projecten, residencies, publicaties en onderzoek door Rotterdamse beeldend kunstenaars.
2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 contribution through being a committee member of the Research & Development subsidy

Conversas Rotterdam #121 - #130

2017

Masters of Rotterdam catalogue North Sea Jazz edition

BK Informatie 2017 – 4, Activiteiten binnenland Tentoonstelling Matter of Time – Helmond – page 22

Masters of Rotterdam catalogue 20 prominent painters of Rotterdam

BK Informatie 2017 – 1, Activiteiten binnenland Tentoonstelling Masters of Rotterdam – page 16

2016          

De Grote Rotterdamse Kunstkalender (the Big Rotterdam Artcalendar) November 11

2015     

Eenenveertig brieven van de jonge kunstenaar (Forty-one letters from the young artist), ISBN 9789079372164

Appendix At Random / #4-2015 an ode to the work of Hendrik Nicolaas Werkman

2014                     

 Temp.#25, ‘With the Art as King’, volume 4 2013-2014. edition 1000

 

 

Projects and Talks

2018

Short talk on artistic practice during Rotterdam Water Weekend at Club Gem

Conversa #127 artist talk at Studio Seine Rotterdam

Short talk on artistic practice during Poetry International

2017

Short talk on artistic practice during The New Current Zoho Rotterdam

2016  

Short talk on artistic practice during Ladekastproject at PHŒBUS•Rotterdam

Presentation on artistic research during Garage Café in Garage Rotterdam

Short talk on artistic practice during Route du Nord Rotterdam

2014

Participation in ‘Artist in the world’, 2014/2212/0566: Lisette Schumacher [201], ongoing art project by André Smits

Presentation on artistic practice for the Virtual Museum Amsterdam

2013

Project proposal exterior space ‘The Green Herald’ chosen by the commission of architects at Erasmus University, location Woudestein