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1967 Born in Delft, the Netherlands, lives and works in Amsterdam

EDUCATION
1987 - 1991 Academie van Beeldende Kunsten Rotterdam
1985 - 1987 Academie Industriële Vormgeving Eindhoven

eXHIBITIONS + sITE sPECIFIC PROJECTS, a selection

>>> Forthcoming 2017 >>>

>> OPPLER_ March 31 - May 7.2017 at Transmitter, Brooklyn NY
>> ABSTRACT WALLPAINTINGS III_May 13 - June 25 at ACEC, Apeldoorn
>> 100 JAAR DE STIJL_June 02 - August 27.2017 _OPENLUCHT MUSEUM DE LAKENHAL, Leiden

>> June - September >> ISCP Residency, Brooklyn NY


2016
> Rijnstate, Arnhem, UBI PUS EVACUA - site specific installation (s)

2015
LAKASERNA, Bad Nieuweschans, Connection! (g) (September 10 - October 18)
GALERIE WERFKADE 16, Hoogezand, vrijheid van geest (g)/ MANWRK - site specific installation, (September 6 - October 11) curator Saskia Monshouwer
PENTIMENTI GALLERY, Philadelphia (US), Territory of Abstraction , February 21 - April 4, (g)
WIENER WALLS, Amsterdam, XXXL (December 10 2014 - March 1) - site specific installation, (s)
STICHTING IK, Vlissingen (January 4 - February 15)
uit de collectie van Ferdi Koelega

2014
HEDEN, Den Haag (February 14 - March 29) recent works, (s)
DOPPLER SHIFT, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey (US), (g) cat
CALENDAR Joanneke Meester, I am not doing anyting until(
GIGANT, Apeldoorn (February 22) SOUND FLICK, abstract film program curated by TADA Projects
SUB URBAN VIDEO LOUNGE, R'dam (February 17 - March 09) - Animation 4
KLAAR!, de Vishal Haarlem (g), CROSSOVER - site specific installation
RAZZLE DAZZLE, Electron Breda (g), wallpaintings / site specific installations


2013
PARALLEL ART SPACE, NY (July 13 - August 18) DOPPLER
PARIS CONCRET (13 April - 4 May 2013) Flat Color,
with Henriette van 't Hoog, Ditty Ketting, Guido Nieuwenhuizen, Marije Vermeulen, Guido Winkler
RAW ART FAIR ROTTERDAM

2012
HEIN ELFERINK contemporary art (1 December - 6 January 2013) Space, Expanding
with Henriette van 't Hoog, Mischa Rakier and Sonia Rijnhout (cat.)
K
UNSTVLAAI (23 November - 2 December) site specific installation
DOPPLER STOP, A Travelling Exhibition
MUSEUM LE SECET
RAW ART FAIR ROTTERDAM

2011
ART AMSTERDAM
HEIN ELFERINK contemporary art , new paintings, prints, mural + publication, with text by Alex de Vries,
duo presentation with Torgeir Husevaag
ART KARLSRUHE, Karlsruhe (D)
KUNSTCENTRUM Bergen - Taal en Teken (2)
ACEC, PATRONEN/PATTERNS
GRAPHOS Biennale, Kruithuis 's-Hertogenbosch (cat.)
ARTI et Amicitiae, wallpainting at New Members Exhibition
FRANS Masereel Centre, Kasterlee Belgium - Collection 2010

2010
GKG Bonn (D), Lebt Theo? november 27 - january 30 - 2011, curated by Christoph Dahlhausen +
Susannah Cremer-Bermbach (cat.)
WTC Gallery Rotterdam, De Stad=Grafisch / Feniks, November 21 - January 9
KUNSTTRAJECT, - Superstrak, Amsterdam - ARIA, site-specific work for the Staatslieden- & Zeeheldenbuurt
PHOENIX Brighton (GB) - Hot Plate , July 3 - August 8, international exhibition of printmaking in digital and traditional media
HEIN ELFERINK contemporary art - with Elisabeth Sonneck

2009
DOK_ Delft THE PAINTING SAYS 'PRING', a curatorial experiment of visual poetry
CCNOA, Brussels - KT, site specific work / solo presentation in project space
PICTURA, Dordrecht - Drukwerk buiten de marge, group exhibition
RETORT projectspace, Amsterdam - TRANSIT, In Between Leaving and Arriving, a curatorial project with site specific work


2008
ECOLE des Beaux-Arts de Valence - Papiers peints, a project by Olivier Gourvil

2007
MUSEUM Het Prinsenhof Delft and Museum Nusantara, CONTOUR - CONTINUITY, group exhibition
curated by Jaap van den Ende and Jan Hein Sasse
IS / PETIT PORT, Leiden - UND Jetzt, group exhibition
FW: painting / Een Triptiek, De Vennen Galerie Helmond - Gruppenbild / De Nederlandse Cacaofabriek - Les Invites
BLAAK 10, Willem de Kooning Gallery, Rotterdam - Watching the River Flow, murals/work in progress
with Sonia Rijnhout and Jasper van der Graaf
PICTURA Dordrecht - Springbalsemien, group exhibition
GALERIE Poonberg, Rotterdam - Multiple Matters, with Loréne Bourguignon, Anuli Croon, Eric Jan van de Geer

2006
CBKG Apeldoorn, BILLBOARD #3,
ARTSTORE, Rotterdam -Chaos en Orde, group exhibition
OUTLINE, Amsterdam - AMUT TUMA, solo / site specific work
SAFE, Dalfsen - SAINTE VICTOIRE #1, with Sonia Rijnhout

2005
FW: Painting/ Berlin, L.O.F.T. (Location Occupied For Time)

FW: Painting/ Diksmuide - Belgium, group exhibition
GALERIJ Jan Colle, Ghent - Belgium, with Ward Denys

2004
ARCHIPEL (artist's initiative) Apeldoorn, Echo 1 - with Arjan Janssen and Jan Maarten Voskuil

2003
PHOEBUS Gallery Rotterdam, 'Ladenkastproject' - selection of drawings

2002
ERASMUS University, AHAHA (installation), solo

2001
TENT. CBK Rotterdam, TAKKAT (wallpainting)

ART COMMISSIONS

 

2016 Gemeente Zaanstad / Prorail, Sketchdesign Kogertunnel (Koog-Zaandijk Railway station)

2015 Barney Agerbeek, artwork for bookcover 'Rood, wit met blauw' , a collection of poetry published by IndeKnipscheer, Haarlem, ISBN 978-90-6265-874-9

2015 Wit Industries, artwork for Fendor Bendor design

2012 - 2014 Gemeente Heusden - Zolder (Belgium) - public art work for library, design for 82 glass panels
in collaboration with DMT Architects Antwerp

2011 GGD Amsterdam - sketch design for air pollution station

2010 Stroom Den Haag, Infographics - Mapping Hague Artists, published in DH// magazine

2007 - 2009 Broekpolder/Gemeente Heemskerk, public art work

2008 - 2009 Stichting Biotext, Nijmegen - design sketch for public art work for Bottendaal residential area

2005 CBK Rotterdam, commission for multiple

2003 Woonbron Rotterdam, GLAURA - artwork for entrancehall

2001 WBR WEST/Stichting Straatbeeld, design sketch for wallpainting

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2012 > Space, Expanding - concept / groupshow (cat.)

2010 > Oog in oog (Eye to Eye),  a project with 7 Amsterdam artists for the Police of Amsterdam-Amstelland: meeting, presentation, catalog

2009 > TRANSIT, In Between Leaving and Arriving concept and groupshow with site specific work + artist talk, Retort Projectspace, Amsterdam, www.transit-retort.blogspot.com

2007 > Gruppenbild,  a group show with 22 Belgian and Dutch painters; in collaboration with Luc Hoekx en Arjan Janssen (cat.)

RESIDENCIES

2017 (forthcoming) ISCP, Brooklyn NY (US)

2010 FRANS Masereel Centre, Kasterlee (B) - artist in residence (May 10 - June 4)

cOLLECTIONS

bibliotheek Leiden
UMC Utrecht
Heden, Artotheek Den Haag
DOK Kunst, Delft
Artotheek CBK Rotterdam

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Gent, Berlin, London, New York, San Francisco
Hong Kong, Jakarta, Solo

GRANTS

2016 Mondriaan Fund, Stipendium Program for Established Artists

2010 Stichting Stokroos

2010 Materiaalfonds

2007 The Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture, Stipendium

2004 - 2009 Scholingsfonds voor kunstenaars (Fund for Educational support for artists)

2001 Centre for the Arts, Rotterdam

PUBLICATIONS/ CATALOGS


2017 ’INSITU’, werk op locatie en een gesprek met -- /-site-specific work and a conversation with
Ine Dammers, ISBN/EAN: 978-90-826877-0-5, Self Published,

2014 Doppler Shift, Catalog, The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ.

2013 Broek, magazine over kunst in de broekpolder, beverwijk-Heemskerk, met teksten o.a. van Nanon Soeters en Jan Samsom

2012 INSITU 2006 - 2012, catalog, self published

2011 'Lebt Theo?'- Niederlandische Kunst 80 Jahre nach van Doesburgs Manifest zur konkreten Kunst, Dahlhausen, Christoph / Dr. Cremer-Bermbach, Susannah, Catalog, 2011, GKG Bonn; ISBN 978-3-00-033551-8

2010 Graphos Biennale, Ansgar Editions ISBN 978-94-91010-04-0

2010 Recent work 2008 - 2011, catalog, text by De Vries, Alex, published by Hein Elferink, Gallery, ISBN 978-90-70680-77-0

2011 Jaarverslag 2010/Annual report, Frans Masereel Centrum, What does Language look like? Gracia Khouw,

2007 FW: painting, Triptiek' - catalog

2007 'Contour. Continuiteit' Heden en verleden met 111 hedendaagse Nederlandse kunstenaars in drie Delftse musea, ISBN-10: 90-400-8365-5

2007 Artstore, Kunstambassade Rotterdam, Catalog

2004 ECHO - publication by Archipel, Apeldoorn 2004

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015 Monshouwer, Saskia, Raam publicatie VOG grafiekplatform, nr. 15 # 3

2014 Koome, Kees, Tentoonstellingen in Den Haag, Heden, (14 February) link

2014 Faassen, Egbert van, Den Haag Centraal (March 7)

2014 Mattera, Joanne. "A Walk Through Doppler Shift." JoanneMatteraArtBlog.com (October 2)

2013 Leij, Machteld, 'Taal als lokmiddel', interview, Kunstbeeld nr. 6

2013 Van der Beek, Wim, 'Onbegrensde ruimtelijke ervaringen', Meppeler Courant 12-12-2013

2012 Schaeps, Jef, 'Woordkunst van Gracia Khouw', Omslag 2012/nr.1/ Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden

2011 Gourvil, Olivier, 'Peinture, réseaux, terriers' paru dans le N°7 de la Nouvelle revue d'esthétique '(In) actualité de la peinture' - Olivier Gourvil / Editions PUF, august 2011

2011 Gollifer, Sue, Digital Creativity, Art Space: HOT PLATE - Published by Routledge Taylor Francis, Volume 13 Number 34 December 2011

2010 DH// - magazine, infographics, published by Stroom Den Haag

2006 'Chaos en Orde in het Groothandelsgebouw' - Canis Zijlmans / AD, 15.08.06


ART RELATED ACTIVITIES

2004 - present: Freelance advisor and researcher documentation of visual arts


2009 - 2010 lecture + workshop for art students at MK Start A'dam, DOK Delft

2007 Advisory committee Plaform Kunstenaars, Centrum Beeldende Kunst Rotterdam

2002 - 2005 Advisory committee PRIS - art grants Stroom HCBK, the Hague Centre for the Arts and Architecture

1998 - 2005 Advisory committee Stichting Kunstaccommodatie Rotterdam (artist's studio's)

2000 - 2001 member of the board Het Gezelschap - art and business network

2001 - 2004 Manager Documentation- and Information, CBK - Rotterdam Centre for the Arts

1997 - 2001 Part time employed by CBK - Rotterdam Centre for the Arts, Documentation- and Information


email
GRACIAKHOUW(AT)GMAIL.COM

STUDIO
Xpositron, Studio 33
Elektronstraat 12 - 14, 1014 AP Amsterdam / NL

Links

Www.heinelferink.nl

www.transit-retort.blogspot.nl

 

last update 27.03.2017

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