Vita

Projects and expositions
2019/20 Auditor project
2019/20 Birdhouse project
2019/20 Development Landscape IoT
2018 Birdhouse project, launch of the first 26 live Birdhouses, April 2018
2017 Birdhouse project successfully funded through Kickstarter #gobird
2017  Exposition 48h, landart/public space, LHQ, Berlin-Buch
2017  Solo-exhibition at gallery weisser elefant, Auguststrasse 21, Berlin
2017  Whispering Wall, solo-exposition at Soundgallery Ohrenhoch, Berlin Neukölln
2017  Birdhouse, global Whispering Wall project
2017  Whispering Mirror, a Whispering Wall project
2016  Naturalisation | Naturalisierung, commissioned work for Whispering Wall, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Gerechtigkeitswoche 2016, Berlin
2015  Whispering Wall, solo-exposition during Berlin Art Week, Parochialkirche, Berlin
2015  Whispering Wall, solo-exposition at Ludwig Hoffmann Quartier, Berlin-Buch
2015  Photo for invitation and at exhibition ‚Family Man‘ of Marc Bijl, Kunstverein Heppenheim
2011  Urban Landscape, group-exhibition DeFKa, Assen
2011  Window of opportunity, video-installation in public space, Assen
2011  Video installation at the Feithhuis, Groningen
2010  Gallery 14-16, Posthuys Texel, De Koog, group-exhibition
2010  Nieuwe uitleenschatten, group-exhibition, Der Aa-Kerk Groningen, CBK Groningen / SBK Amsterdam, Jong in Groningen, group-exhibition gallery Noord, Groningen
2010  Nieuwe aanwas, group-exhibition, CBK Drenthe, Assen
2009  Against pragmatics, group-exhibition DeFKa Assen
2009  ArtOlive young talent ’09, group-exhibition, Westergasfabriek Amsterdam
2009  Rite of passage, group-exhibition, graduation Art Academy Minerva Groningen
2009  Showmaster, workshop and group-exhibition Minerva with curator Roel Arkesteijn
2008  Draft (first price) for a work in public space, commissioned by Jeugdhulp Friesland medical orthopedagogic daycare centre ‘de Reinboge’, Sneek
2007  I promise you, group-exhibition, gallery ‘t Mariushuys, Sleen
2007  Group-exhibition art academy Minerva regarding accreditation
2006  Animation for ‘the one minutes festival’, Amsterdam
2006  On the road again, group-exhibition about Richard Deacon, Ruud van de Wint en John Körmeling. Videoinstallation, CBK Drenthe, Assen
2006  Art auction Enova, group-exhibition, county hall, Assen

Commissioned work
2018/20 IoT project for and with Jägermeister
2018 IoT artwork commissioned by Jägermeister
2018 Photographs (portraits) in commission
2017  Whispering Mirror, commissioned work for Whispering Wall, EdenSpiekermann, Berlin
2017 Photographs (portraits) in commission
2016  Photograph at Terminal Groningen Airport Eelde, K&C, artproject ‚Into Nature‘
2016  Naturalisation | Naturalisierung, commissioned work for Whispering Wall, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Gerechtigkeitswoche 2016, Berlin
2016  Photographs (portraits) in commission
2015  Photographs (portraits) in commission
2014  Photographs (portraits) in commission
2014  Photographs (portraits) of employees of Stamm
2013  Photographs (series of portraits) of several women in commission
2013  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the publication ‘Dorpscoöperatie Nieuw-Dordrecht’, commissioned by Stamm CMO en gemeente Emmen
2013  Directing and musical coaching of ING cabaret marketingdag, Amsterdam
2013  Directing of several video’s (Personal Banking) for ING Bank
2013  A series of portraits and a photographic work of the city council and mayor of Gouda, commissioned by Gemeente Gouda
2013  Several video’s and animations for an e-publication ‘Wijkeconomie’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2013  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the e-book ‘Zorgexperiment’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2013  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the publication ‘Zorg’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2013  Workshop (directing) for the NAMateurs, the amateur theater group of NAM
2013  Photographs (portraits) of employees of Stamm CMO
2012  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the publication ‘Burgerkracht’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2012  Workshop and photographs (a series of portraits) resulting in an e-book, for the association of Dutch clerks (Vereniging van Griffiers), commissioned by Bestuursacademie Nederland
2012  Workshop and photographs (a series of portraits) for StammLab, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2012  Directing and musical coaching of an amateur theater group
2012  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the publication ‘Mantelzorg’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2012  Animations for the e-book ‘Wijkeconomie’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2012  Photographs (portraits) commissioned by the Drentse Energie Organisatie
2012  Photographs (series of portraits) of several women in commission
2012  Directing and musical coaching of ING marketingdagen cabaret
2011  Photographs and a video for several publications and an exposition at CBK Emmen, regarding the recent completion of the Broken Circle, Spiral Hill film-project by Robert Smithson, commissioned by LACDA en SKOR.
2011  Photographs for a film about time-policy, commissioned by Provincie Drenthe
2011  Photographs (a series of portraits) for the publication ‘Krimp en kracht’, commissioned by Stamm CMO
2011  Photographs (portraits) of employees of Stamm CMO
2011  Gasten (Guests). Book consisting of 98 photographs that were made at a forge in Huizen, NH
2011  Workshop and consultancy for Bestuursacademie Nederland
2011  Workshop art/photography for PABO students
2011  Directing and musical coaching of ING marketingdagen cabaret
2010  I’m not here right now | ik ben er even niet. Five photographs and a work of art (installation with video) for an exhibion at city-hall Assen, in reference to the national day of care (dag van de mantelzorg)
2010  LoketZes. Concept of the environmental desk (WABO loket) of Gemeente Staphorst at the county-hall of Staphorst. The concept includes a work of art, consisting of a patch of real grass (2,80 x 2,40 meters) inside the building, which was soon removed for being controversial
2010  Gasten (Guests). Book of 128 photographs that were made at the first floor wardrobe of restaurant De Kompaszaal at the KNSM-Island in Amsterdam
2010  Stamm CMO. Portraits of employees
2010  Directing and musical coaching of ING marketingdagen cabaret
2009  Photographs for the N34 magazine from Provincie Drenthe and CBK
2009  City of Talent. Photographs for a magazine from Provincie Groningen a.o.
2009  Photographs for the Nieuwe Maten magazine from Enova Emancipatiebureau Drenthe
2009  Directing and musical coaching of ING marketingdagen cabaret

Publications
2017  Exhibition catalogue to Momentum, galerie weisser elefant, Berlin
2017  Artery, Berlin
2011  Several publications regarding the completion of the Spiral Hill film-project by Robert Smithson (commissioned work)
2009  N34 magazine (commissioned work)
2009  Against pragmatics, exhibition catalogue
2009  ArtOlive ’09, exhibition catalogue
2009  Nobody’s waiting for you, catalogue examination exhibition minerva

Education
2005 – 2009  Hanzehogeschool Groningen University of Applied Sciences, Bachelor of Fine Art, media art and photography
1996 – 1997  Conservatory Hilversum, arranging
1990 – 1994  Royal conservatory The Hague, jazz piano
1985 – 1990  German and English language, Ubbo Emmius, Hanzehogeschool Groningen

Academic
2013  Gast lecturer at Hanzehogeschool Groningen University of Applied Sciences, Minerva Art Academy

Grants and awards
2009  ArtOlive Amsterdam young talent nomination
2007  Menzisbeurs scholarship