Contact & Curriculum Vitae

Ad de Jong (1953)

Solo exhibitions

 

  • 2018 – the new reach, De School, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Curated by Melchior Jaspers & Arthur Steiner
  • 2017 – Studio Omstand, de geheime Bunker, Museum 5VEP, Arnhem, the Netherlands
  • 2015 – De Nederlansche Cacao Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands
  • 2012 – Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium. The Breath of Colour
  • 2011 – Help Young Worlds, 1857 Oslo, Norway. Curated by 1857 & Fleur van Muiswinkel, publication Help Young Worlds
  • 2011 – Fosfor, i.c.w. Gijs Frieling, Walden Affairs, The Hague, the Netherlands. Publication by Walden Affairs
  • 2010 – De Nederlandse Cacaofabriek, Helmond, the Netherlands. Start A New Art World, OPENING OF TIME
  • 2010 – Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium. Receiving Radiant Spaces
  • 2008 – Galerie Annette De Keyser, Original Day, Art Amsterdam
  • 2007 – Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. START A NEW ART WORLD
  • 2007 – Galerie Annette de Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium. START A NEW ART WORLD,
                 Book Start A New Art World published by the artist, designed by Niessen & de Vries
  • 2005 – Galerie, Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium. New Tribe Of Crystal Wonder-Boxes
  • 2004 – De Nederlandse Bank, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2004 – S104, Overview exhibition, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2003 – Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium, New Eye
  • 2000 – Shore Space, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1999 – Gallery Scott Pfaffman, New York, U.S.A.
  • 1997 – Sculpture Center, New York, U.S.A.
  • 1996 – Galerie de Praktijk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1994 – Galerie de Praktijk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1994 – Good As Walking, Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Mönchengladbach, Germany
  • 1989 – Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Cologne, Germany
  • 1988 – 12 Metrikosz II, W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1984 – Ruskell Zea, oracle, W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1981 – Performance ‘Vis Vlieg’, W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1981 – Solo tentoonstelling, W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Selected group exhibitions

  • 2018 – Crossing Colors, Kunsthal 45 Den Helder curated by Marianne Rooenburg with a.o Suzan Drummen, Gé Karel van der Sterren
  • 2017 – Tent MK beeldende kunstprijs, nominated artists Saskia Janssen, Ad de Jong, Peter Fengler
  • 2016 – Galerie Nouvelles Images, Den Haag, The Netherlands. Perusing the Planks: Shelf Life, with a.o. Henk Visch, Auke de Vries, Maria Roosen,  Esther Jiskoot
  • 2016 – Teylers museum: Kunst aan het Spaarne, with a.o Gijs Assman, Kars Persoon, Emo Verkerk. Haarlem, The Netherlands. Hedendaagse tekeningen,
  • 2016 – Tekenkabinet, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2015 – In Search of the Miraculous, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, Naarden, The Netherlands
  • 2014 – We like Art, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2014 – Hanging Around, Stichting Polderlicht, CBK Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2014 – We Like Art, Art Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2013 – All Is Giving, with a.o. Gijs Frieling, Natashja Kensmil, Charlotte Schleifert, Jana van Meerveld, Frank Koolen, Adam Colton. Tentoonstelling/PublicArtSpace, Groningen, the Netherlands
  • 2013 – Punk Salon, Schwarz Gallery, London, U.K.
  • 2013 – Annigahof, Beeldentuin, Zwolle, The Netherlands
  • 2012 – Present Forever 55 contemporary Dutch artists, with a.o. Jana Van Meerveld, Maartje Korstanje, Henk Vis, Klaas Kloosterboer, Lotte Geeven. Amsterdam Bijlmer i.c.w. FatForm, The Netherlands
  • 2012 – Anningahof, Zwolle, The Netherlands
  • 2011 – Objects and Drawings, with a.o. ManfreDu Schu, Marc Claes. Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2010 – FAT FORM, with a.o. Daniela Bershan, Jonas Olsen. Kraaiennest, Amsterdam Zuidoost, The Netherlands
  • 2010 – BEELDHALWERK, 59 Nederlandse beeldhouwers, with a.o. Carel Visser, Marinus Boezem, John Körmeling, Jennifer Tee, Jean Bernard Koeman, Amsterdam Noord, The Netherlands
  • 2010 – Happy End, Yinka Shonibare’s space London, U.K. Curated by Yu-Cheng Wang
  • 2009 – Quantumvis 4, Service Garage Amsterdam (the Netherlands) & RC de Ruimte, IJmuiden, The Netherlands
  • 2009 – Hands On Utopia, Blauwe Huis, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2009 – Salon d’Amité, with a.o. Rob Schröder, Hugo Kaagman, Rob Scholte, Daniëlle Kwaaitaal, Gerald van de Kaap. Arti et Amicitia, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2008 – Uit de tijd, with a.o. Frank Ammerlaan, Maartje Korstanje, Erik Matthijssen Koen Delaere. De Service Garage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2008 – Quantumvis 3, RC de Ruimte, IJmuiden, the Netherlands
  • 2007 – Time Out, with a.o. Johannes Schwarz, Maria Barnas, Gijs Frielling, Hendrik Jan Hunneman. W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2007 – Quantumvis 3, RC de Ruimte, IJmuiden, The Netherlands
  • 2007 – Horse Move Artist Space, Jonas Ohlsson, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2007 – One; & the other painting, W139 Basement. Curated Tim Chen Chuanxi, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2005 – Arco Madrid, Galerie Annette De Keyser, Spain
  • 2005 – Ravenstein Galleries, Galerie Annette De Keyser, Brussels, Belgium
  • 2005 – Rijksgebouwendienst, P.I, Zwolle, The Netherlands
  • 2004 – Wunderkammer, Lisa Couwenbergh, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2004 – Art Rotterdam, Galerie Annette De Keyser, the Netherlands
  • 2003 – Artissima, Galerie Annette De Keyser, Turin, Italy
  • 2003 – 6000 Watt, with a.o. Marc Bijl, Alexandra Crouwens, Steven Blum, Iris van Dongen, Erik van Lieshout. Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2003 – Start A New Art World, with a.o. Gijs Frieling, Jana van Meerveld, Esther Tielemans, Aaron van Erp, Jonas Olhsson. Artis, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
  • 2003 – New is Everlasting, Artis, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
  • 2003 – Artfair Athens, Galerie Annette De Keyser, Greece
  • 2003 – Open Face, Motel Nooit Gedacht, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands
  • 2002 – Artfair Brussels, Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2001 – 8 Sculptors, with a.o. Manfredo Schu, Danny Devos. Galerie Annette De Keyser, Antwerp, Belgium
  • 2001 – Artspace NP 40, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2001 – Dutch Connection, with a.o. Gijs Frieling, Rob van de Schoor. Delta Axis, Memphis, U.S.A.
  • 2001 – Twenty One Interchangeable Parts, with a.o. Niels Staal, David Lindberg. Watertower, Vlissingen, The Netherlands
  • 2001 – Sull Drunch, with Hendrik-Jan Hunneman. Parel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2000 – Lowlands, i.a.w. Jana van Meerveld. Biddinghuizen, The Netherlands
  • 2000 – New Lightyears, i.a.w. Jana van Meerveld. Paradiso, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1999 – Fotoproject, with a.o. Maarten Ploeg, Rieneke DijkstraGroene Amsterdammer magazine
  • 1999 – Crest, Hardware Show, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.
  • 1998 – Die Holländische Welle, Berlin, Germany
  • 1998 – Tornadoboks, i.a.w. Jana van Meerveld, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1997 – Not Coffee Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
  • 1997 – Pallet Club, Vrieshuis Amerika, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1996 – Centraal Museum, with Niels Staal, David Lindberg. Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • 1996 – Lick my Temple, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1996 – Art Amsterdam, Galerie de Praktijk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1996 – Welcome to Stockholm, Konstakuten, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1995 – Galerie Beam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1994 – Niggendijker, Groningen, The Netherlands
  • 1994 – Artfair Cologne, Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Germany
  • 1994 – Galerie Beam, with David Lindbergh, Cristoph Inderwiesen. Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  • 1994 – Coupons to Jesus, Winston Helps, with David Lindberg. Hotel Winston, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1994 – Afslag 16, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam, The Netherlands
  • 1994 – Het venijn van de Muze graffiti (NY) in confrontatie, Stedelijk Museum, Roermond, The Netherlands
  • 1993 – Hast du ein Pferd? Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Mönchengladbach, Germany
  • 1993 – Artfair Cologne, Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Germany
  • 1992 – En Scène, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1992 – Artfair Cologne, Galerie Zimmerman & Franken, Germany
  • 1991 – Kijkgaten, Oceaan, Arnhem, The Netherlands
  • 1990 – Super Desk Performance, with Thomas YaYa, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1990 – Zin, Zin, with Thomas YaYa, Oceaan, Arnhem, The Netherlands
  • 1990 – 151, International Photo exhibition, with a.o. Daan van Golden, J.C.J. van de Heyden, Dominique Pelletey. W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1990 – Super Desk, with Harmen Dijkstra, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1989 – Drawings exhibition, Oceaan, Arnhem, The Netherlands
  • 1989 – Glashelder, Oceaan, Arnhem, The Netherlands
  • 1987 – Euronion, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1986 – Innovation und Tradition, Dutch Art from the Eighties, with a.o. René Daniëls, Marlene Dumas, Erik Andriesse. Centraal Museum Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • 1986 – Tant Wand a sic 10 Geel, with Wikke t’Hooft, Tom Sandfort. W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1985 – Pact, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1984 – Heetkap Verdiep, with Titia Smit, Harmen Dijkstra. W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1984 – Exhibition: Russische Ambassade, Katholieke Hogeschool, Tilburg, the Netherlands
  • 1984 – Biggest painting of Europe, with a.o. Sandra Derks, Rob Scholte, Walter Carpay. Paradiso, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1983 – Vervolg expositie, with Jos Vulto, V2. Den Bosch, The Netherlands
  • 1982 – 30 man kunst, with a.o. Sandra Derks, Rob Scholte, Walter Carpay, Eric Hobijn, Harmen Dijkstra. W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Catalogues as artist/curator

 

  • 2010 – BEELDHALWERK, dit is nu de Nederlandse beeldhouwkunst. Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2012 – Present Forever, 45 Dutch artists, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2013 – All is Giving, Public Artspace Groningen, the Netherlands

 

Artists books & catalogues

 

  • 1999 – Glory of new Form
  • 2004 – Chromium Spaces
  • 2007 – Start A New Art World
  • 2011 – Help Young Worlds

In collections

 

  • Museum Boijmans van Beuningen
  • KPN collectie
  • Akzo Nobel Collectie
  • Teylers Museum
  • Several private collections

Side activitities

  • 2018 – Gerrit Rietveld Academy Award fine art, jury member, Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam
  • 2018 – CBK Rotterdam, member of the committee on research and development, the Netherlands
  • 2018 – Mondriaan Fund, guest speaker at network meeting ‘bewezen talent’ at Nest The Hague, the Netherlands
  • 2018 – OSR Project Space, talk at the seminar Build Your Own Art World, West Coker, England
  • 2017 – Residentie De geheime Bunker, studio Omstand Arnhem, the Netherlands
  • 2016 – Artez Arnhem, final exam, commitee member, Fine Arts Department
  • 2016 – Platform BK debat Kunstenaars honoraria, Casco, Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • 2016 – Stedelijk Museum, public kick-off meeting, panel discussion, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2016 – Gastdocent Academie Minerva, Groningen, the Netherlands
  • 2015 – Koninklijke Academie voor Beeldende Kunst Den Haag, curator en productie, Green Light
    Exhibition, As Close to Black as Blue can Be. Mega Stores, The Hague. Book: Bring Your Change
  • 2015 / 2016 – Lid Adviescommissie Werkbijdrage bewezen Talent, Mondriaanfonds
  • 2015 – Scout Prix de Rome, Mondriaanfonds
  • 2015 – FNV Kiem, guest speaker, That’s the way, financiering in de beeldende kunst
  • 2014 – Lid Adviescommissie Werkbijdrage Jong Talent, Mondriaanfonds
  • 2014 – Guest teacher, K.A.B.K den Haag, 3D Department
  • 2013 – Organisation All is Giving i.c.w Esther de Graaf, Tentoonstelling/Public Artspacee, Groningen. Book: 45 Nederlandse kunstenaars. With a.o. Charlotte Schleifert, Jana van Meerveld, Henk Visch, Gijs Frieling
  • 2013 – Commissioned sculpture Bureau Rijksbouwmeester, Nieuwe Paleis van Justitie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2013 – Scout Volkskrant Beeldende Kunstprijs
  • 2012 – Organisation and curator Present Forever, 55 contemporary Dutch artists. With a.o. Jana van Meerveld, Maartje Korstanje, Henk Visch, Ab van Hanegem, Jonas Ohlson, Henk Vis, Klaas Kloosterboer, Lotte Geeven. Amsterdam Bijlmer i.s.w. met FatForm
  • 2012 – Green Light Exhibition, Een Poging tot Nieuwe Vriendelijkheid, K.A.B.K, Den Haag, the Netherlands
  • 2012 – Guest lessons, Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten, Den Haag, the Netherlands
  • 2011 – Publicatie, Help Young Worlds, with Fleur van Muiswinkel, 1857. Oslo, Norway
  • 2011 – Publication, The COVER MOUNTAIN, with a.o. Alexandra Crouwens, Mauro Pawlowski
  • 2011 – Reading, Open Forum, Kunst Academie, Oslo, Norway
  • 2011 – Reading Fosfor project, with Gijs Frieling. Koninklijke Academie Den Haag, the Netherlands
  • 2011 / 2014 – Member Supervising team PHDarts, Koninklijk Conservatorium and Koninklijke Academie Beeldende kunst, Den Haag, the Netherlands
  • 2010 – Jury, Sybren Hellinga Kunstprijs, kunsthuis SYB, Beesterzwaag, the Netherlands
  • 2010 – Initiator and organiser of the exhibition BEELDHALWERK, 59 Nederlandse beeldhouwers, i.c.w. Manuele Klappe, Wouter Klein Felderman, Sohrab Bayat. Amsterdam-Noord, the Netherlands
  • 2010 – Guest lessons, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2010 – Workshop, Is Personal Universal? Koninklijke Academie Den Haag, the Netherlands
  • 2009 – Member Advisory Board Fonds Life, Fonds B.K.V.B.
  • 2009 / 2012 – Chairman art committee, provincie Overijsel, the Netherlands
  • 2009 – Guest lessons, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2008 – Coach promo activity, NP3 Groningen, the Netherlands
  • 2008 – Guest lessons, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2007 – Publication and seminar, Is Art Real? Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the NetherlandsPublication: Is Art Real
  • 2007 – Guest teacher, Sandberg Instutuut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2007 / now – Secretaris van de Stichting de Kunstvlaai, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2006 – Publication, START A NEW ART WORLD
  • 2006 – Building supervisor of the renovation of exhibition space W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2006 – Guest lessons, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2005 – Curator and organisation, exhibition: The Mystery of New Art, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2005 / 2013 – Chairman Materiaalfonds voor Beeldende Kunst en Vormgeving
  • 2005 / now – Chairman Stichting W139 Beheer
  • 2005 – Workshop, Kunstacademie Minerva: Your art is the future, is it a new future?
  • 2004 – Toekomstraad, Onderzoek voor het bedrijfsfonds voor de pers: de toekomst van de gedrukte media
  • 2004 – Seminar with Adriaan van de Have: Torch Gallery, Sandberg Instituut
  • 2003 – Guest teacher, Vrije Vormgeving and Autonome afdeling, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam ,the Netherlands
  • 2003 – Guest curator with Jonas Ohlson, Artis, Den Bosch, the Netherlands. Exhibition: Start A New Art World en New Is Everlasting with a.o. Aaron van Erp, Jana van Meerveld, Gijs Frieling, Esther Tielemans, Roland Schimmel
  • 2003 / now – Co-founder and member of de toekomstraad. Local World, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2003 – Seminar, How can I make a succesfull day, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2001 / 2003 – Teacher Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2004 / 2005 – Chairman advisory committee S.K.O.R. Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2001 / 2004 – Member advisory committee S.K.O.R. Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2001 / 2008 – Board member, Stichting W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2000 / 2002 – Teacher, Kunstacademie Den Bosch, the Netherlands
  • 2000 / 2002 – Selection committee Individuele subsidies, Fonds B.K.V.B.
  • 2000 – Guest teacher, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1999 – Curator end exam exhibition, Kunstacademie Den Bosch, the Netherlands
  • 1999 – Workshop, Who is my teacher/Am I different, Kunstacademie Den Bosch, the Netherlands
  • 1998 / 1999: Fotoproject, Groene Amsterdammer with a.o. Rieneke Dijkstra, John Körmerling.  Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1998 – Guest teacher, Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1998 – Curator Final fine art exhibition, Kunstacademie Den Bosch, the Netherlands
  • 1997 – Assistent, design and production, Dosa Store, New York, U.S.A.
  • 1996 / 1997 – Chairman, Vereniging Vrieshuis Amerika, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1996 – Guest teacher, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1995 / 1997 – Member kunstaankoopcommissie Koninklijke Bijenkorf K.B.B.
  • 1994 / 1997 – Advisory committee and member of Musea en Expositiebeleid, Amsterdamse Kunstraad
  • 1994 / 1997 -Advisory committee and member of Praktijkburo Beeldende Kunst, Mondriaan Stichting
  • 1994 – Teacher, Koninklijke Academie, Den Haag the Netherlands
  • 1993 / 2001 – Chairman Stichting W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1993 – Curator, W139 – New York / W139 – Amsterdam, 15 Jonge kunstenaars uit New York. With a.o. Brad Kahlhammer, Peggy Preheim, Jesse Goode, David Lindberg, Matthew Freedman, Lauren Szold, Paul Geschilder
  • 1988 / 1990 – Artistic director W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1989 – Guest teacher, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 1979 / 1988 – Co-founder of W139, Amsterdam, the Netherlands