Education:


2011/2013 Master of Fine Arts, Piet Zwart Institute Rotterdam
2006/2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts (hons), HKU Utrecht


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related:
2016 Permaculture Design & Mayan Cosmology, IMAP Guatemala
2016 2nd-year student of Intuitive Spiritual Psychotherapy, Power of Light Institute
2016 Natural Building Course, Atitlan Organics Guatemala
2016 Community Course, Tamera Portugal
2015 Guest-tutor at Cure Master, Sandberg Institute Amsterdam
2015 Guest-lecturer at Primitivism/Art History, University of Amsterdam
Reiki Practitioner (level I +II)



Exhibitions + Actions:


upcoming:
04/06 - 18/07 Cure Park
- At this Art Manifestation in the Amsterdamse Bos I present Love Space: a Temple of Love.
Cure Park is organized by het Amsterdamse Bos/TAAK
24/06 - 24/09 Disruption – Remapping Nature
- Outdoor exhibition in Park de Oude Warande, Tilburg. I present Grove2.0 : Kapel van de Wilde Wijsheid. Exhibition organized by Fundament Foundation
02/09 - 02/09 Brief Encounters ‘17
- At this one day special performance event I present a Druidic performance action at my installation ‘Grove2.0’ in Park de Oude Warande, Tilburg. Also with Donna Huenca (US)
07/02 - 11/02 Prospects & Concepts (2018)
- Next year I will present new work at the Mondriaan Fonds section of Art Rotterdam

past:
2016 Wavy T, San Serriffe & Printroom (music: Maia Lyon Daw)
2016 Shifting Spaces, collective process, W139 Amsterdam (group)
2016 Universal Baby, ZERP Gallery Rotterdam (group)
2016 Ritual and the Sacred, Route du Nord Rotterdam (group)
2016 Art Rotterdam, ZERP Gallery Rotterdam (group/fair)
2015 Experience Ooga Booga, Current Obsession Amsterdam (group)
2015 Precious Vessels, MILK Amsterdam (with Melanie Bonajo & Izabella Finch)
2015 Fest I Nova, Art Villa Garikula, Tbisili Georgia (with William Speakman)
2015 Sfear van Ynset, Kunsthuis SYB Beetsterzwaag (group)
2015 Festival WhyNot, Tolhuistuin Amsterdam (group)
2015 Art's Birthday, MuHKA Antwerpen (group)
2014 Meet Your Maker, 1646 the Hague (curated)
2014 Hemelse Caravaan, Festival Welcome to the Village Leeuwarden (group)
2014 The Feeling Internet, Mediamatic Amsterdam (group)
2014 SWEAT, Roodkapje Rotterdam (curated/group/solo)
2014 In Search of a Moral Ritual, Kunsthuis SYB Beetsterzwaag (with Eamonn Harnett)
2013 Banquet for the Wandering Ghosts, TENT Rotterdam (group)
2013 The Temptations of AA Bronson, Witte de With Rotterdam (group)
2013 Nothing could be slow enough, nothing last too long, TENT/PZI Rotterdam (group)
2013 De Vissers, Goethe Institute Rotterdam (with Youri Guepin)
2012 Dooier Tombe Neo-Lasqaux, Kunstvlaai Amsterdam (with Toine Klaassen)
2012 Sjassa B. Lovejoy Practice, Tidens Krav Oslo (solo)
2012 Complimenta #1. The Manse, Ithaca New York (group)
2012 The Teaser, Upominki Rotterdam (group)
2012 Contemporary Urban Wizard Practice, Roodkapje Rotterdam (with Toine Klaassen, Piet Langeveld)



Writing + Publications:


2017 Permacultuur: zien wat er is. Article in O Wonder Magazine #1

2016-17 Down to Earth (blog), exploration of Natural Building, Community & Permaculture

2016 Shine Bright Like a Diamond, review on Lost&Found Event
2016 My Wavy Sarong (book), on my journey in Indonesia, self-published
2016 Black Virgin, 150ed. photo-zine, ZERP gallery
2014 New Shampoo Formula, long-proze for Lost&Found, Amsterdam
2014 Recipe #1 for essential liquids, short story for Holy Male vol. 2, queerzine, Montreal Canada
2013 Cosmic Journey of a Body (booklet), on Queer Magic and Wounded Healers, self-published
2010 Time of the Plant, essay on connectivity, greed & love in Monolith #1, issuu.com



Residencies + Research:


2016-17 Down to Earth, exploration of Natural Building, Community & Permaculture
2015 MILK residency, exploring sensual and intimate body-work, Amsterdam
2015 Portugal, Spain, alternative living communities, self-supported
2014 Kunsthuis SYB, working period in Beetsterzwaag, Netherlands
2014 Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Andean/Amazonian shamanism, O&O Subsidy CBK Rotterdam
2014 ALTO Residency, working period in Alto Paraiso de Goias, Brazil
2013 Indonesia, tropical shamanism/post-colonial romances, Fleur Groenendaal Foundation
2012 Norway, Iceland, New York, solitude/togetherness & the body, self-supported




Awards + Stipendia:


2016 Werkbijdrage Jong Talent, Mondriaan Fonds
2016 O&O subsidy, CBK Rotterdam
2015 Crowdfunding at voordekunst.nl
2014 O&O subsidy, CBK Rotterdam
2013 Piet Zwart Institute Promotion Award, PZI Rotterdam
2011 Project Subsidy, Amsterdam Funds of the Arts
2010 Jan Zumbrink Award, HKU Utrecht
2010 Ron Mandos Young Blood Award (nominated)
2010 Dooyewaard Stipendium (nominated)



Press:


2017 Lustwarande en de connectie Tilburg - Kassel, in Metropolis M
2017 Amsterdam gets its first temple of seduction, in Glamcult magazine
2017 Future Primitivism, interview by Rieke Vos, O Wonder Magazine #1
2017 Bedachtzame seks buiten de bubbel, Emma van der Zalm, Parool, 03-06-‘17
2017 Kunst over seks en zorg in Amsterdamse Bos, Cure Park in NRC, 13-06-‘17



2016 In-take Session, Jan rijdt Rond, NPO3 (Dutch TV)
2015 Fenix Module/Fest I Nova on Georgian National Television
2015 Helping Hands on Frisian TV, Omrup Fryslan 5-9-'15
2015 On the Cosmic Journey of a Body, Mister Motley blog
2015 Bondage, klei en dans, Clarissa van Deventer, in Parool, 10-08-'15
2015 Zombies en onbekommerd dansen, Clarissa van Deventer, in Parool, 06-08-'15
2015 The Indigenous People of the Netherlands, Marjolein de Wit, cleeft.nl
2014 Nieuwe Nieuwe Alchemie, Maaike Lauwaert, in Metropolis M. #2
2014 In Search of a Moral Ritual, Judith Spijksma, on www.kunsthuissyb.nl
2013 Berusting en rebellie, Constantijn Smit, in Tubelight #88
2013 Bijzondere sessie voor de huid, in Metro (7-1-'13)
2013 Onder de klei, in een trance, in Havenloods (7-1-’13)
2013 Limning Time, Lisa Robertson, exhibition catalogue, Piet Zwart Institute
2013 Terugkeer naar de natuur, Marjolijn Sponselee, exhibition catalogue, HKU
2012 Dooier Tombe Neo-Lasquax, in de Verenigde Sandbergen #71
2012 Pugge of Relativisme, in Billedkunst #01, Norway
2011 Kunst aan de Schinkel catalogue, Soledad Senlle Art foundation

Also: Featured on Trendbeheer.com, Lost-painters.nl, deondergrond.nl, Arteko.nl, we-find-wildness.com, patta.nl etc.