Bio

Lives in:
.  Zaltbommel, the Netherlands

Education:
. training course ‘the Art of making Art Exhibitions’  Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum 2016 – 2017
. Master of Art (cum laude),  Hogeschool voor de  Kunsten
Utrecht 2005 – 2010
. Delft University of Technology, Land Surveying (cum laude),
1980 – 1987
. Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama, USA
1979 – 1980

Career:
. visual artist 2010 – present
. trainer projectmanagement 2006 – present
. project manager 2005 – present
. manager 1992 – 2005
. land surveyor and ICT consultant 1987 – 1992

Publications:
. 2016: travel blog
. 2014: five tips for managing art projects
. 2010: art and play – notes on the role of play and games in artistic practice
. 2009 – present: artist blog

Art Projects:

.2015: Hemel en aarde tussen de rivieren: an exhibition I’ve designed and curated in coöperation with Hester Stafleu and Marieke Dekker. More about the exhibition on its website hemelenaarde.nu
.2015: the app ‘GeloofinJou’: speeddating with religion. Play the app here.
.2014: Dutch space is different: a work in words about the man-made-ness of the Dutch landscape.
. 2013: Galaxy: a constellation of stars inspired by Van Gogh’s Starry Night. To be shown at international art festival in The Hague
. 2013: K(r)oningsdag: testing the republican sentiment on the day of the Queen’s abdication
. 2012 Muted Distortions, Metamatic:Taf, Athens, Greece
. 2012 Action Weaving, IGWO, Vlieland, the Netherlands
. 2012 Southbank Centre Circle Game, London, United Kingdom
. 2012 365 dagen kunst, de Witte Slagerij, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
. 2011 Tricking the Everyday. Curators: Laura Pardo, Everdien Breken, Utrecht, the Netherlands
. 2010 Jaarbeursplein Circle Game, Utrecht
. 2010 Collective Individualism. Curator: Mika Hannula, Utrecht
. 2010 Catching Up Curator: Krist Gruijthuijsen, Utrecht
. 2010 Open Ateliers Asch van Wijckkade, Utrecht
. 2010 Eindexamen expositie Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht
. 2009 Demarrage Academiegalerie, Utrecht
. 2009 Group exhibition Magazijn der Ideeen, Rossum, the Netherlands
. 2008 De Betovering theater Limousien, various locations in the Netherlands

Civil Status:
. married, 1 son, 2 daughters