Curriculum Vitae

Name: Sjoerd van Leeuwen
Gender: Male
Address: Vlakkerweg 7
1033 DX Amsterdam
Telephone: 0031 649215920
Website: www.sjoerdvanleeuwen.nl
Nationality: Dutch
Date of Birth: 20-07-1985
Place of Birth: Zaandam

Education

2008-2010 Master Fine Arts, Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Hogeschool Rotterdam, Rotterdam
2004-2008 Academie voor Beeldende Vorming, Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor Kunsten, Amsterdam
1998-2004 HAVO Saenredam College, Zaandijk

Groupshows (selection)

2015 Triënnale van Beetsterzwaag, Beetsterzwaag (NL) ~ Sfear fan Ynset
2015 CBK Zuid Oost, Amsterdam (NL) ~ Local Heroes 2015
2015 Rotterdam Contemporary, Rotterdam (NL) ~ Cafe Bijl
2014 Trafo Gallery, Budapest (HU) ~ Thought Sculpture
2014 European Investment Bank, Luxembourg (LU) ~ Artists’ Development Programme 2014
2014 Open Art Route Zuid-Oost, Amsterdam (NL)
2014 Kunstenlab, Deventer (NL) ~ ACCOMPLICES III
2014 TETEM kunstruimte, Enschede (NL) ~ ACCOMPLICES II
2013 Mieke van Schaijk Gallery, 's Hertogenbosch (NL) ~ The Beginning of Something
2013 Jeanine Hofland, Amsterdam (NL) ~ Gandt Research Project: Abilities
2013 Internationale Ausstellung zeitgenössischer Künste, Dresden (DE) ~ Ostrale 013
2013 Floshal, Amsterdam (NL) ~ Dinner + Expo
2012 Kunstvlaai, Amsterdam (NL) ~ INexactlyTHIS (for Nieuwe Vide)
2012 Academie Minerva, Groningen (NL) ~ In Search of...
2012 Noorderlicht, Beetserzwaag (NL) ~ TERRA COGNITA
2012 SYB, Beetsterzwaag (NL) ~ TERRA NOVA
2012 Voskenslaan 285, Gent (BE) ~ STOOM
2012 The Bildts’ Potato Weeks, Het Bildt (NL) ~ Verre Wereld/Distant World
2011 SecondRoom, Gent (BE) ~ SecondRoom
2011 Jonge Harten Festival, Groningen (NL) ~ Radio Jonge Harten
2011 Stedelijk Museum s'-Hertogenbosch, s'-Hertogenbosch (NL) ~ Bosch Young Talent Show
2011 Croxhapox, Gent (BE) ~ Crox 367
2010 Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington (NZ) ~ Charming the Snake of Reason
2010 TENT., Rotterdam (NL) ~ IF YOU SAY SOMETHING, SEE SOMETHING.
2010 Blaak 10, Rotterdam (NL) ~ Bruegel’s Village
2010 Wolfart Projectspaces, Rotterdam (NL) ~ LIVE / LEAVE (the nl)
2009 Waddenkunstkring, Delfzicht Ziekenhuis, Delfzijl (NL)
2008 STAA gallerie, Alphen aan de Rijn (NL) ~ Geslaagde Kunst
2008 Elbow>Works, Oude Bildtzijl (NL)
2008 AHK, Amsterdam (NL) Eindexamenexpositie
2008 Waddenkunstkring, Harlingen (NL) ~ Kunst in de Lanen
2007 Waddenkunstkring, Harlingen (NL) ~ Kunst in de Lanen
2006 Kattenbak Collectief, Amsterdam (NL) ~ Kattenbak Asiel #3

Residencies

2016 Laumulistasamsteypan (IS) ~ Útvarp Laumulistasamsteypan
2014 European Investment Bank Institute, Luxembourg (LU) ~ Artists’ Development Programme 2014
2012 Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag (NL) ~ TERRA NOVA
2011 Croxhapox, Gent (BE) ~ crox 367

Collections

2015 European Investment Bank Institute, Luxembourg (LU) with the work Landfall Greifswald (after Caspar David Friedrich)

Music Performances (selection) as Der Einzelgängers

2016 PIP, Den Haag
2016 Doka, Amsterdam
2015 Noorderlicht, Amsterdam ~ Babyburn
2015 Nieuwe Anita, Amsterdam ~ Amsterdam Dance Event
2015 Club Smederij, Tilburg ~ Eddie the eagle museum presents Club Tilburg: De loterij
2015 Festina Lente, Amsterdam
2014 Beyond, Spaarnwoude
2015 Festina Lente, Amsterdam
2014 Amsterdam Dance Event Playground, Amsterdam
2014 Magneet Festival, Amsterdam
2014 The Creative Lineup, Utrecht
2014 Altersonic, Groningen
2013 Kimchi Festival, Amsterdam
2012 Kimchi Winter Festival, Amsterdam
2010 Piet Zwart Instituut, Rotterdam
2010 Foundation B.a.d, Rotterdam
2010 Club Attent, Rotterdam
2007 De kade, Zaandam

Publications

2016 Grote Nederlandse Kunstkalender 2017, Rotterdam (NL)
2013 Rheum by foundfootage.be, Gent (BE)
2013 REX #7 YOU are the information, Rotterdam (NL)
2012 De Verenigde Sandbergen issue #071, Amsterdam (NL)
2012 Kunsthuis SYB Newsletter, WE ARE JUST GOING AND MAY BE SOME TIME, Beetsterzwaag (NL)
2012 A Prior #23/24 23 Skidoo, Gent (BE)
2012 BILDSE AARDAPPELWEKEN 2012 (dialoog tussen akkerbouw en kunst), St-Annaparochie (NL)
2011 BYTS, 's-Hertogenbosch (NL)
2010 IF YOU SAY SOMETHING, SEE SOMETHING., Rotterdam (NL)
2010 Simulacrum - Beyond the Horizon jaargang 18, #2/3, Amsterdam (NL)

Blogs

2012 Kees Koomen ~ Kunstvlaai 2012 - INexactlyTHIS
2012 Trendbeheer ~ Kunstvlaai 2012, een eerste ronde
2012 Lost-painters ~ Kunstvlaai 2012
2012 Kunstbeeld ~ Opbouw Kunstvlaai 2012
2010 Eye Contact ~ Group Show at Enjoy
2010 Lost-painters ~ If You Say Something, See
Something

Press

2012 NRC Handelsblad - 23 november 2012 ~ Kunstbeurs Kunstvlaai wil contact met de zakenwereld

Grants

2009 Ilse Boon Fonds

Certificates

2013 Archaeology's Dirty Little Secrets, Coursera

Other

2010 Show and Tell: The Politics of Silence and the Power of Discourse, Rotterdam (Production, Sound and Set Design)
2013 Co-orginiser reading group Bruno Latour - Politics of Nature, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Work Experience in other fields

2014-2016 Technical Assistant at De Ateliers, Amsterdam
2013-2016 Production for Upstream Gallery. Amsterdam
2016 Portrait photography Land Art Ambassadors. Almere
2012-2015 Guest tutor at Zaanlands Lyceum, Zaandam
2013-2014 Head of Education at Kunstvlaai 2014. Amsterdam
2014 Production for Christine Bax at Eindexamen Expositie 2014, Gerrit Rietveld Academie. Amsterdam
2014 Production Assistant for Offspring 2014, De Ateliers. Amsterdam
2014 Production for Apice for Artists. Amsterdam
2014 Teacher and guide for projectweek Culture Haven, Flevoland
2013 Freelance guide at Huis Marseille. Amsterdam
2013 Freelance guide in Almere
2012-2013 Freelance teacher at Museum De Paviljoens. Almere
2013 Production at Dinner + Expo at Floshal. Amsterdam
2012 Production Melissa Mabesoone, Coming Home, Any Day Now at Artists With Attitude, Amsterdam
2012 Production Machteld Rullens at Eindexamen Expo 2012, KABK. Den Haag
2012 Guest tutor at Onke Plekken. Zaans Museum. Zaandam
2012 Production at TRACK. S.M.A.K. Gent
2012 Production at Nieuwe Vide. Haarlem
2012 Production Re:Rotterdam. Rotterdam
2012 Internship Assistant Director at Nieuwe Vide. Haarlem
2011 Construction of Gallery Space "Rotterdam Plaza" at Piet Zwart Institute. Rotterdam
2011 Production at TENT. Rotterdam
2011 Production Coordinator for Anthem for the People’s Tomorrow. Rotterdam
2011 Location Scout Exhibition Space at Piet Zwart Institute. Rotterdam
2011 Production at Maurits Koster - Twenty-five years The Mobile Museum of Ethnography - Donald Judd: The artist’s domestic life from 1970’s till the 1990’s. P/////AKT, Amsterdam.
2011 Production at S.M.A.K. Gent
2008 Arts teacher at Saenredam College. Zaandijk
2007 Internship Arts teacher at Openbare Basisschool de Wereldbol. Amstelveen