Forthcoming exhibitions & activities

- 8th - 18th of January, Venice International Performance Art Week, Palazzo Mora, Venice, Italy

- 23th - 26th of January, KIPAF (Kolkota International Performance Art Festival), Kolkota, India

- February 7th - 28th 2020, Defibrilator Performance Art Gallery, Zhou B Art Center, What Remains, Chicago, USA 

- March 2020, teaching an artcourse for Novilo, Utrecht, NL

- Sat. 28th & Sun. 29th of March, Aanschouw veiling, TENT, Rotterdam, NL

- 5th of April, performance Stedelijk Museum Breda, NL

- 9th & 16th of April 2020, Curator for De Aanschouw, Rotterdam. NL

- 21st - 24th of May, This Art Fair, Kromhouthal, Amsterdam

-  8th - 22nd of June, residency at Witte Rook, wkndx2020 program, Breda,NL

- 15th July - 15th August 2020, pIAR, Artist in Residence, Ghana

- a.t.b.a. performance, Spill `yer Tea, Liverpool, UK


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Selection of solo exhibitions & manifestations
2019, Private performance Rice during retraite in Samaya Monastry, Utrecht
2019, De Aanschouw, showing Four, curated by Robin Kolleman, Rotterdam
2019, Concordia, Rens, film, Couplet 2.0., Enschede
2019, Season Opening Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, performance On the Sublime, with Alter Moderna & Sis Josip

2018, Concordia, exhibit of several installation pieces, Enschede
2018, Durational performance Silent BreachMaria Hospital, Overpelt (BE)
2018, WORM, Food for Thoughts, performance & dinner Wer denn sagst dass Beton nicht brennt?, Rotterdam

2017, Insta Take-over, Yeds
2017, 4Bid gallery, The Rite, together with Lonneke Jonker, Amsterdam
2016, Marketplace in Rotterdam, performance Der Stille Mensch, Rotterdam
2016, Uitdagen Rotterdam, Kruisplein, Krisis, (Cooperation with Robert Roelink), Rotterdam 
2014,  PAE (Performance Art Event), Wolf_artspaces, 48-hour time-based performance Pooogen, Rotterdam
2014, WTC Beursplein (public space), Performance- and community arts project, Not Dead Yet, Rotterdam
2013, Castlefest 2013, four day long performance act at the festival Dr. Jester, Lisse 
2013, De Witte Slagerij, solo-exhibition Matters of perspective, Rotterdam
2013, Bob Smit gallery, RAW-showcases, Being human anno 2012, Rotterdam
2012, WTC Beurplein, performance Being Human Anno 2012, Rotterdam
2012, Podium O950, performance De Grote op Leven en Dood Show, Rotterdam
2009 - 2010, Baroeg Rotterdam (more then 20 solo performances through out 2009 and 2010)

Selection of group exhibitions

2019,  PiPe!, Pictura, Cad Goddue, with Alter Moderna, Dordrecht, NL
2019,  Taskaping Alterism, 5th intervention, Neck of the Woods,
           Westewagenstraat 68, Rotterdam, NL With o.s. Hans Houwing, Evelien de Jong, Olaf Mooij,
           Tiwanee van der Horst, Johannes Steendam, Jasper de Gelder, Judy van Luyk.
2019, De Aandeelhoudersvergadering, group exhibition curated by Maarten
          Bel, with a.o. Jeroen Jongeleen, De Schilderijencentrale, Daan den Houter, Helmut Smits, Marijke
          Appelman and Rowan van As, Rotterdam, NL

2019, performance Conversation Piece, Over de Brug Festival, Rotterdam, NL
2019,  Project ID Inbetween Identities, performance Diealogue, groupexhibition with o.a. Peter Baren, Andrigo &
           Aliprandi (IT), Fenia Kotsopoulou (UK), Marcel Sparmann (DE), Yvette Teeuwen, Miranda Meijer and
           Kirsten Heshusius, 
The Hague
2019, Worm, Screening of video Der Stille Mensch at Roffa Filmclub, Rotterdam
2019, Gorcums Museum, Performance and artist talk Broeder-Bruder-Bruedher, Gorinchem
2019, Root Gallery, Time to Perform, performance On the Sublime, Rotterdam

2018, The Performance Bar, How to Preserve what's Beautiful, performance, Rotterdam
2018, Gorcums Museum, Broeder - Bruder - Bruedher,  installation/performance piece, Gorcum
2018, BeWarehouse of Art, Kunst10Daagse, durational performance Angst, groupexhibition with o.a. Art van Triest, Olaf Mooij, Daan den Houter, Tiwånee van der Horst, De Schilderijencentrale and Igor Blok, Bergen (NH)
2018, Participating to the artproject Performance Monologues by artist Ieke Trinks with a monologue
2018, Solstice Gallery, performance Tabula Rasa for Robin Kolleman's exhibit Ensemble, Brussels (BE)
2018, Eldorado 3000/Neck of the Woods, Monochrome, Action Painting Monochrome, groupexhibition with a.o. Johannes Steendam and Jasper de Gelder, Rotterdam
2018, ART Rotterdam, Prospects & Concepts show, All for Art, Rotterdam

2017, Hoogtij #54, Arte Sin Limites galerie, DHD, Den Haag
2017, Stichting Doen, showcasing the research book Zo
ön Politikon, Rotterdam
2017, Arte Concordia, Zoön Politikon, groupexhibition curated by Karin Arink, with o.a. Robin Kolleman, Paul Cox, Rolf Engelen, Iris Bouwmeester, Maurice Meeuwisse and Tanja Smeets, Rotterdam
2017, Now & Then, Eldorado3000, performance Angst, Rotterdam
2017, Backfire, ArtZNSTD, installation The Wander, group-exhibition with a.o. Lizan Freijsen, Harold Linker and Robert Roelink, Zaandam

2016, WORM, MINT, performance iSocial, Rotterdam
2016, Roodkapje, Winterwolven festival, Arminius, performance The Rite, Rotterdam
2016, 3 in 1 Festival, performance My Fucking Fabulous Facebook Life, Breda
2016, Cultuurnacht Breda, Save the SoundParticipating in performance art piece by Lars Reen, Breda
2015,  Festival the Brave, Community arts project, together with Mira Ticheler ,Statue of the Brave, Amsterdam
2015, De Parade, guestperformance in Loes Luca's show, Rotterdam

2012, Graduation festival, Fenixloodsen, Willem de Kooning academy, Rotterdam
2012, Route du Nord, installation All the Things, Rotterdam
ATFR, O.T. Theater Rotterdam, performance Togathering, Rotterdam
2012, Putsebocht Rotterdam group exhibition
Familie Voorzaat (with a.o. Josephine Baan)
Pulchri studios, performance One Piece Remake (together with Karin Arink and Renée Kool), Den Haag 
Theater Werklicht, performance De Grote op Leven en Dood Show, Rotterdam

2011, Podium O950, Aanstormend Talent 2011, performance, Rotterdam
Best of WdKa, Frank Taal gallery, Absolutely Bananas(group exhibition with o.a. Jim Impelmans, Jules Calis, Wendy van der Hart) Rotterdam 
2011, Wereld van de Witte de With festival, Showroom Mama, group performance with Wes Westenburg, Rotterdam
2011, Willem de Kooning academie, performance 
Togathering, Rotterdam
2011, International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Adventures of The Great Abnerio, (participating in film project by Abner Preis)

2009, Museumnacht Rotterdam, Goethe instituut Rotterdam, What Happened to Your Dreams, (group exhibition with a.o. Mette Sterre and Inge Aanstoot)

2009 Pop-up gallery Downw_arts, Rotterdam-Zuidplein, Muse, Rotterdam

Talks & lectures
2019, October, Teaching an art course for Novilo, Utrecht
2019, March, Teaching an artcourse for Novilo, Utrecht
2018, Gorcums Museum, Meet & Greet with the Artists, installation/performance Broeder-Bruder-Bruedher
2018, OPA (Open Performance Academy) Performance Art NL, performative artist talk, Rotterdam
2016, De Garage gallery, artist talk, Rotterdam
2015, Willem de Kooning academy, Graduation tutor for students Bachelor of Fine Art, Rotterdam

Video screenings
2019,   9th -11th of oct, Goethe Institute, (Der Stille Mensch), Porto Alegre, Brazil
2019,   9th - 11th of oct, University of Granada, (Der Stille Mensch), UGR Faculty of Fine-arts, Spain
2019,   14th & 15th of oct, Lavapiés(Der Stille Mensch), Madrid, Spain
2019,   27th & 30th of nov. - 7th & 14th of dec., Pictura, Pipe festival, (Der Stille Mensch), Dordrecht, NL
2019,   28th, 29th & 30th of nov., University of Vigo, (Der Stille Mensch), IV International Performance Art
            Conference, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
2019,   27th, 29th & 30th of nov., CIAPI 2019,
(Der Stille Mensch), Murcia, Spain
2019,   9th of December, Jesuit College of the University of Madeira, Portugal

2018,   25th of September, Filmtheatre Cinerama, Videoscreening performance video's (Der Stille Mensch a.o.),
            Rotterdam, NL

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Press / publications:
2019, Jegens&Tevens, about Pictura Performance Festival, Dordrecht (read)
2019, Pictura/Blad no.3, 2019, PiPe, Pictura (read)
2019, PiPe, about Pictura Performance festival, Dodrecht.net (read)
2019, P.S. Performance Site, Project I.D., about Diealogue (check)
2019, Tubantia, about Couplet 2.0. at Concordia, Enschede (read)
2019, Metropolis M, about All for Art at Art Rotterdam and Couplet 2.0. at Concordia (read)
2019, Museumtijdschrift, about Couplet 2.0. at Concordia, Enschede (read)
2019, ChmKoome's blog (by artist Kees Koomen) blog on performance On the Sublime,
          Nieuwjaarsborrel, Gemeentelijk Museum Den Haag (read)
2019, SEA Foundation, #sea_youhere, online featuring of three of my art projects, Facebook & Instagram

2018, NPO Radio 1, radio interview about Couplet 2.0 at Concordia, Enschede (10-12-2018) (listen)
2018, Enschede FM, radio interview about Couplet 2.0 at Concordia, Enschede (08-12-2018)
2018, Enschede FM, article on Couplet 2.0 at Concordia, Enschede, 27-10-2018) (read)
2018, Uit in Enschede, promo on Couplet 2.0, at Concordia, Enschede
2018, Huis aan huis Enschede, about Concordia's artproject Couplet 2.0 (read)
2018, Tubantia, about Concordia's artproject Couplet 2.0 (read)
2018, RTV Oost, about Concordia's artproject Couplet 2.0 (read)
2018, AD, about the installation/performance Broeder-Bruder-Bruedher (read)
2018, DeStadGorcum.nl, about the installation/performance Broeder-Bruder-Bruedher (read)
2018, Performance Monologues, contribution to artproject by Ieke Trinks
2018, Arnhem aan Zee, De Constructie van de Wereld, interview, by Albert van der Weide (read)
2018, Marie (BE), about Silent Breach
2018: Willem de Kooning academy, interview
2018, Mondriaanfonds, blog, Verstarring Doorbreken
2018: Trendbeheer, about All for Art on Art Rotterdam (read)
2018, De Telegraaf, 9th of February, 'Minder beurzen, Sterkere presentatie' about All for Art (read)
2018, Blog Birgit Donker, Mondriaanfonds, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam
2018, Het Parool, 8th of February, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam (read)
2018, Performance Art NL, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam (read)
2018, Museumtijdschrift, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam (read)
2018, Nieuwsredactie, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam
2018, Mondriaanfonds, (online and printed) catalogue for Prospects & Concepts (read)
2018, Performance Art NL, about All for Art, at Art Rotterdam (read)

2017, Artists in the World (peek here)
2017, De Havenloods, about Zoön Politikon at Arte Concordia
2017, Kunstroute Kralingen Crooswijk, about Zoön Art Politikon at Arte Concordia
2017, De Ster Online, about Zoön Politikon at Arte Concordia
2017, Den Haag FM, Gallery Arte Sin Limites
2017, Interview, Not Random Art Magazine
2017, Interview, Yeds
2016, Uitdagen Rotterdam (online and printed catalogue), about Krisis at Uitdagen Rotterdam
2015, Frame the Artist, TENT Centre for Contemporary Art and Showroom MAMA (Rotterdam)
2015, Interview, Radio RPL fm
2014, Performance Art Event (PAE), about Pooogen (Striving) (read)
2014, De Grote Rotterdamse Kunstkalender 2014, on Being Human Anno 2012
2014, Radio Omroep Zuidplas, interview
2012, Rotterdam TV, exhibition Familie Voorzaat
2009, IJssel & Lekstreek, interview
2008, AD, newspaper, article on Urban Aula project
2008, Maasstad, newspaper, article on Urban Aula project


Grants & subsidies:
2019, Stichting Stokroos (for participating in Venice International Performance Art Week 2020)
2018, CBK Rotterdam, IBB
2017, Snelloket, for exhibition Now & Then, Gemeente Rotterdam
2016, Mondriaan Foundantion, Werkbijdrage Jong Talent (exceptional talent grant)
2012, Vrijvrouwe van Renswoude (exceptional talent scolarship)
2012, Bekker la Bastide fonds (exceptional talent scolarship)
2012, Project subsidy for exhibition Familie Voorzaat, Gemeente Rotterdam

2019, Pictura, for PiPe festival, Dordrecht, NL
2018, Maria Ziekenhuis & MS clinic, BE (for Silent Breach)
2018 - 2019, Concordia, Enschede, NL
2012, Masterclass series New Music Theatre, Codarts, Rotterdam, Led by Micha Hamel and Arlon Luijten

2019, Use of images from the Zoön Politikon project for Forum Geschiedenismethode books by publisher Boom
2018, Maria Ziekenhuis, Overpelt (BE), durational performance
2017Zoön Politikon, Arte Concordia, Rotterdam
2008, Wallpainting in auditorium, Emmauscollege, Rotterdam

Published writings:
2017, Zoön politikon - De Nederlander als Politiek Dier, independent release for Arte Concordia
2014, A Map to a World Called Performance Art, Thesis Ma of Arts, Codarts
2012, Onbegrensd Mens, Ba of fine-arts, Willem de Kooning academy
2012, Sorry Boom voor het Papier, published poems

Other occupations:
2016 - present, Coördinator and fundraiser for De Haagse Dierentuin, Stichting Art-S-Cool, The Hague
2016 - present, Art-teacher at Art-S-Cool, The Hague
2015 - present, 
Lecturer at Codarts, on the topic of performance art and conceptual art (regarding my book publication A Map to a World Called Performance Art, 2015), and during private courses
2014 - present, Founder of Arty Farty Life. Blog and vlog for promoting sustainable, innovative and social ideas and products
2009 - present, Graphic designer
2014 - Production assistant at PAE (Performance Art Platform, Rotterdam)
2012 - Guest teacher at Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam
2011 - Assistant at Theater Werklicht (Foundation for community-arts, Bloemhof, Rotterdam-Zuid)
2008 - 2013, Founder of Art Platform Downw_arts and curator (gallery at Zuidplein Laag 94 in Rotterdam
from 2008 up until 2009, and later organising exhibitions in numerous locations in Rotterdam)