biography

berlin 1971
lives with two daughters and partner in groningen/nl, works in groningen/nl and berlin/ger

 

education


2019          art therapy scholing and certification, iek berlin/ger
2017          certificate course curating, universität der künste (udk), berlin/ger
1998-1999 fine art master course, central st.martins school of art and design, london/uk
1997-1998 post-graduate extension study printmaking, university of the west of england, bristol/uk
1996-1997 bachelor honours of fine art, university of the west of england, faculty of art and design, bristol/uk
1995-1996 erasmus-studyprogram fine art, university of the west of england, faculty of art and design, bristol/uk
1993-1996 art and cultural studies, hochschule der künste (hdk), berlin/ger

 

exhibitions


grouppresentation in artphy
23.02.2019-24.03.2019
onstwedde/nl

atelier collectie  
25.02.19-23.03.19
cbk groningen/nl

wkb18
13.10.2018 – 21.10.2018
week van het kunstenaarsboek 2018
HEFT-COLLECT in group presentation at atelier wilma vissers and in antiquariaat/bookshop berger en de vries, groningen/nl

art noord 2018
27 september 2018 – 30 september 2018, museum belvédère, heerenveen/nl
kunstlokaal 08 presents positions of five female artists from the north of the netherlands at art noord/2nd edition

kunstlokaal jubel
04.08.2018 – 19.08.2018
group presentation in compliment to 10 years kunstlokaal 08

conditie en tegenbod
03.02.2018 – 11.02.2018 duo presentation with julia gubitz, curated by marcel prins and birgit speulman, kunstlokaalo8/NL

geen titel- no title
09.09.2017 – 01.10.2017
group presentation initiated/curated by wilma vissers and rudy lanjouw, kunstruimte 060 , assen/nl

tekenkabinet
 1st lustrum 09.08.2017 – 13.08.2017 part 1: museum waterland, purmerend/nl
(part 2 and 3 to be followed in nov/dec 2017, places to be announced asap)

water- zomerexpo 2017

25 may 2017 – 24 august 2017
museum de fundatie zwolle/nl en kasteel het nijenhuis, heino/wijhe/nl

wintersalon
23.12.2016 – 06.01.2017 group presentation at Y2, groningen/nl

labyrint/slubice
28.10.2016 – 30.10.2016
festival/symposium participation with sophie schmidt www.labyrint.slubice.eu

tekenkabinet
3rd edition 30.12.2015 – 03.01.2015 final presentation 2015 in beurs van berlage, amsterdam this art fair

listening!
in de portiersloge
28.10.2015 – 28.11.2015
in cooperation with sophie schmidt

tekenkabinet
3rd edition 19.08.2015 – 30.08.2015

biotoop
presentatie in cbk groningen
25.10.2014 – 30.11.2014

tekenkabinet

2nd edition and the big draw
11.10.2014 – 02.11.2014

tekenkabinet

second edition 20.08.2014 – 31.08.2014
museum waterland purmerend/nl

kurtsalon
30.11.2013 – 22.12.2013
a 10 year anniversary presentation of works by artists who have had been involved with kurt im hirsch in the past.
vernissage: 29th of november 2013, 7 pm, opening hours: sat-sun 2-5 pm, special appoointments possible

tekenkabinet

in kunstsalon assen 27.10.2013 – 17.11.2013

tekenkabinet

17.07.2013 – 28.07.2013
group exhibition at museum waterland, purmerend/nl

vice versa 3 – nachtigall ik hor dir trapsen

09.03.2013 – 14.04.2013
group project in kurt im hirsch, berlin/ger

de portiersloge

portiersloge 2011, duo show with ilona hakvoort
Groningen/NL

vice versa 2 – matter in transit

01.04.2012 – 06.05.2012

group project in kunstruimte 09, groningen/nl

eon
trash-scapes 2010 – 2011
soloexhibition eon delfzijl,NL

undeclared goods

groupexhibition with matthijs hendriks and ilona hakvoort, 2010
soil gallery seattle/usa

ping pong
group exhibition with toni mcgreachan and wia stegeman
apt gallery 2009, apt london/uk

vice versa in groningen

academy minerva and het paleis, groningen/nl,  2009
presentation of international exchangeproject between artists groups from bristol/uk and groningen/nl

vice versa in bristol
groupexhibition of exchange project between artists from groningen and bristol
motorgade flashparade gallery bristol/bv studios and f-block gallery/uwe
bristol/uk, 2009

soloshow
umcg groningen/nl, 2008

watertoren
project with/in waterbedrijf groningen/nl, 2008

kunstmaand ameland

ameland/NL, 2007

wändelhalle

groupshow, bad zwischenahn/ger, 2007

vice versa
(try-out)
groupshow defka assen/nl, 2007

nice work if you can get it

groupshow, verkuno roden/nl, 2006

watertoren
soloshow waterbedrijf groningen/nl, 2006

wet paint!

groupshow, pictura groningen/nl, 2006

flow

soloshow, frontaal appingedam/nl, 2005

geburtshaus prenzlauerberg
duoshow with sophie schmidt, berlin/ger, 1999

lebkuchen
duoshow with sophie schmidt,
galerie fruchtig, frankfurt/ger, 1999

home and street
projectpresentation
easton community centre, bristol/uk, 1998

artist bookfair halifax
dean glaugh galleries, halifax/uk, 1998

colours grow again
groupshow, create centre bristol/uk, 1997

colours grow again
groupshow, rathaushalle hannover/ger, 1997

 

projects

transtonations 2018- ongoing
(first presentation march-june 2020 in nl)
initiation/organisation of international/-disciplinary group presentation in 3 phases- first executed in cbk emmen

may 2016 – september 2016
project atelierbezoek:inleiding in de architectuur’ – groen lyceum eelde/nl
a school project for third graders in reference to the subject matter architecture
coordination: wil brugman (head art/visual studies groen lyceum)
organization: cbk groningen

2015 – 2017
international exchange project between secondary schools
initiation/coordination/participation of/at an international exchange project carlo schmid oberschule berlin/germany
in cooperation with lydia blücher (ger), enrico faccin (ger)

march 2015 – april 2015
project: atelierbezoekinleiding in de architectuur’ groen lyceum eels/nl
a school project for third graders in reference to the subject matter architecture
coordination: wil brugman (head art/visual studies groen lyceum)
organisation: cbk groningen

vice versa 3 ‘matter in transit’ in kunstruimte 09
2013 – inititation and curating of international group presentation in cooperation with kunstruimte 09, groningen/nl

community art project: totempole
concept , organization and performance with members of the community ‘de Linie’ / groningen/nl

vice versa 1&2 groningen/nl-bristol/uk
2006 – 2009
project initiation, coordination and participation

watertoren 2006 – 2007
project within waterbedrijf groningen/nl

lebkuchen 1999
project in cooperation with sophie schmidt, berlin/ger

university of the west of england bristol/uk
Bristol-Berlin 1996 – 1998
bookproject, collaboration with Prof. Iain Biggs

easton community centre bristol/uk
Home and Street 1998
communityproject with a group of teenage Asian girls

cap bristol/uk
CAP (Cooperation Artist Project) 1998
artistgroup working together in reference to the theme “urban landscape”

bristol/uk – hannover/ger
colours grow again 1997
exchange project of english and german artists working in reference to the theme “art recycling” bristol/nl and hannover/ger

 

awards

bristol/uk
david innes art in architecture award for fine art 1997

 

fundings

be my coral ___ be my rose (not quite vantablack)
kunstraad groningen 2019/20
soloexhibition and project funding

vice versa 2 ‘matter in transit’
kunstraad groningen 2011/2012
project funding

vice versa I groningen/nl
south west arts council/uk – kunstraad groningen/nl 2009
project funding

ping pong in apt gallery london/uk
Arts Council England 2008
exhibition funding

wet paint! in pictura2006
kunstraad groningen 2006
exhibition funding

 

residency

the redstables, dublin/irl
the redstables residency 01.09.2013 – 19.09.2013
cooperative residency with ilona hakvoort, the international studio at the redstables, dublin/ireland

residency.ch

residency following invitation by sophie schmidt and peter aerschmann, initiators/organisors                                                                       15 may – 10 june 2012, bern/ch

 

(public) collections


waterbedrijf groningen, groningen/nl
therapeutisch centrum boterdiep / groningen 2010

 

publications


kunst-stukjes 2/201802 /2018 – 02 /2018
‘conditie en tegenbod voorwaarde in beleving’
article by jurjen van der hoek (view: www.jurjenkvanderhoek.tumblr.com)

bba magazin 1/2 2013, ‘Stirn mit korallen’01/02 2013 – 01/02 2013
neubau eines wohnhauses in groningen

bba magazine 02/2013, ‘neubau eines wohnhauses in groningen – stirn mit korallen’
article by robert uhde (see:www.bba-online.de)

arkitektur dk 03 2012 – ‘kas di coral, groningen’03/2012 – 03/2012, bahama architecten + tanja isbarn
article by cornelius holck colding for arkitektur dk 03 2012
project: kas di coral, groningen

dagblad van het noorden18.04.2012, peinzen bij een opgevouwen schilderij
exhibition review ‘matter in transit – vice versa 2’ in kunstruimte 09/groningen

oog tv 22-07.2012
profile documentary by marleen höfer

oog radio groningen/NL, oog radio 2009, interview

radio assen assen/nl, het lokale brein 2007

rodeer dagblad, roden/nl, nice work valt in de smaak 2006

waterbedrijf groningen, groningen/nl, waterkrant groningen 2006

frontaal appingedam/NL, tanja isbarn in frontaal 2005, persbericht frontaal

 

work to hire through

frontaal appingedam/nl, frontaal 2006 – 2007

 

general

abkv assen (advisory committee for art and design, assen)01.10.2013 – 31.12.2015

temporary advisor for the visual arts project kloosterveste, assen/nl (2016)

member abkv (advisory panel for the visual arts and design in (semi)public spaces, assen/NL (2013-15)

reserve member abkv , assen/nl (2011-2013)

 

other


sound supply
audiotour recordings for sound supply groningen

studiehulp.nu
german language coaching for second graders (all levels)

bureau spikes
art/architecture project advice, student advice, workshops in studio or at location

 

performance


just seven minutes and…a handprint dublin/irl14 september 2013
public performance with the people from dublin, 14 september 2013
the redstables – international residency programme

progr
kreise ziehen in progr part 2 (claudicatio intermittens) 29.06.2013 – 03.07.2013
five day performance in the showcase of international art house progr, bern/ch

defka assen/nl
saubohne (open up your black box) 01.11.2011 – 11.11.2011
opening performance of international project presentation ‘best after’ at defka, assen/nl