Born in 1955, Panningen, The Netherlands

Lives and works in Hilversum, The Netherlands


EDUCATION

1975 – 1980
Academy of Fine Arts, Arnhem, The Netherlands

1985 – 1987
Stipend, Fund of Fine Arts


AWARDS

1987
Longlist Prix de Rome

1987
Shortlist PS1 art prize residency


APPOINTMENTS

Professor, Academy of Fine Arts, Kampen, The Netherlands


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Selection 1985 – 2017 – Watch out for a red painting’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2015
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Crazy woman’, curated by Hanne Hagenaars, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Brown Sugar’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2012
Museum Het Valkhof, ‘Beyond Beauty’, curated by Frank van de Schoor, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Because you’re a wonderful wife’, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2011
deWILLEM3, ‘Women, Women, Women’, Vlissingen, The Netherlands

2010
Museum ‘Het land van Thorn’, ‘Madonna’s’, Thorn, The Netherlands

2009
Cultural centre de Halle, curated by Kris Cuypers, Geel, Belgium
Stux Gallery, ‘Cruel Beauty’, New York, USA

2008
Cobra Museum for Modern Art, curated by Jan Hein Sassen, Amstelveen, The Netherlands

2007
MARTa Herford Museum, ‘Cruel Beauty’ curated by Jan Hoet, Herford, Germany

2006
Flatland Gallery, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Gallery Helga Hofman, Alphen aan de Rijn, The Netherlands

2001
Gallery Helga Hofman, ‘Hommage aan Matisse’, Alphen a/d Rijn, The Netherlands

1996
The Surinaams Museum, Fort Zeelandia, Suriname

1993
Gallery Fred Dorfman, ‘This can also happen to your children’, New York, USA

1991
Gallery Barbara Farber, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1990
Gallery Duràn, Madrid, Spain
Gallery Bébert, ‘Pictures from an exhibition’, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1989
Gallery Bébert, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1988
Gallery Hans Gieles, ‘First Blossom’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1986
Galerie Hans Gieles, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Museum Het Kruithuis, ‘Schilderijen – gouaches 1985/1986’, ’s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

1985
Gallery Hans Gieles, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2016
Galerie van Gelder, ‘When friendship becomes art’  (i.a. Marlene Dumas, Voebe de Gruyter, Sigurdur Gudmundsson, Kristján Gudmundsson,
Mike Kelley, Sigmar Polke, Dieter Roth, Lily van der Stokker), Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2015
Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, ‘Arcadia’ curated by Hanne Hagenaars & Heske ten Cate
Peter Kilchmann gallery, ‘When things cast shadow’, Zurich, Switzerland
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘German promises (invited by Armin Boehm)’, Amsterdam

2014
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘+/- A4’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013
Various locations, ‘Middle Gate Geel 13’ curator Jan Hoet, Geel, Belgium
Cokkie Snoei, ‘As Tears Go By’, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Un été spectaculaire’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2012
Ornis A. Gallery, ‘Personalities on paper’, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2011
Museum Flehite, ‘Madonna’s’, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
Galerie Wanda Reiff, Maastricht, The Netherlands

2008
Centraal Museum, De Utrechtse Salon, curated by Robbert Roos, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2006
Gallery Peninsula, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

2004
Gallery Graus, curated by Wanda Reiff, Echt, The Netherlands

2005
DeWillem3, Vlissingen, The Netherlands

2003
Museum Jan Cunen, ‘exhibition Red Cross Foundation’, Oss, The Netherlands

2001
Brutto Gusto, ‘Vette Vazen’, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1999
Gallery Helga Hofman, Alphen aan de Rijn, The Netherlands

1998
Centraal Museum, ‘De Utrechtse Salon’, Utrecht, The Netherlands

1997
Fries Museum, ‘Pop Art’, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
Gallery Quintessence in Villa Bloemenheuvel, Zeist, The Netherlands

1994
Centraal Museum, De Stelling, Utrecht, The Netherlands

1993
Arti et Amiciciae, ‘Morgen Gemaakt’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arti et Amiciciae, ‘Realities’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Gallery Ton Peek, ‘Nieuw Portret van een Galerie’, Utrecht, The Netherlands

1992
Museum Circulo de Bellas Artes, ‘Realities’, Madrid, Spain
Gemeentemuseum Roermond, ‘De mensen en de dingen’, Roermond, The Netherlands
Rijksmuseum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

1991
Biennial of Obidos, Bio-International, Portugal
Gallery Duràn, ‘El Apartamento’, Madrid, Spain
Frans Halsmuseum, Souvenirs, Haarlem, The Netherlands

1990
Château-Musée Grimaldi, Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
APAC centre d’art contemporain nevers, “AVEC:” curated by Eric Troncy Nevers, France

1989
Halle Sud, Haut Pay Bas, Geneva, Switzerland
Rijksmuseum Twente, ‘Rijksaankopen 1988’, Enschede, The Netherlands
Gallery Nikki Diana Marquardt, Paris, France

1987
Gallery Westersingel 8, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

1986
De Gele Rijder, Arnhem, The Netherlands

1985
Paleis op de Dam, ‘Koninklijke Subsidie voor Vrije Schilderkunst’, Amsterdam, The Netherlands