CV
1983, El Kamechli, SY
Works / lives in Utrecht, NL
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EDUCATION:
2017 / 2019
(MA) Master of Visual Arts with Honors, St Lucas School of Arts Antwerp, BE
2007 / 2011    
(BA) Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honors, HKU University of the Arts, Utrecht, NL 

EXHIBITIONS / EVENTS (SELECTION):
2019   Final Master Exhibition, St Lucas School of Arts Antwerp, BE
2019   Manoeuvres, Master exhibition, St Lucas School of Arts Antwerp, BE

2018   Selected, Galerie Sanaa, Utrecht, NL 
2018   Every love story is a tragedy if you wait long enough, with Guy Vording, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, Naarden-Vesting, NL (duo) 
2018   Freedom Explained Logically, Collaboration;                                                                                                                                   
           Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Art Academy Düsseldorf and St Lucas School of Arts Antwerp             
           at Weltkunstzimmer, Düsseldorf, DE & Sint- Laurentius Church, Antwerp, BE
2018   Public Interview on Shared Identity, UNWomen at HeForShe ArtsWeek, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, NL

2017   Art The Hague, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, The Hague, NL
2017   Utrecht Down Under, Utrecht, NL 
2017   VOLTA 13, Basel's Art Fair for New International Positions, Brandt Gallery, Basel, CH  
2017   Paper Positions, Gallery Weekend Berlin, Brandt Gallery, Berlin, DE 
2017   Promises, Art Paris Art Fair, Brandt Gallery, Paris, FR 
2017   Nasty Women Amsterdam, Josilda da Conceicao Gallery, Amsterdam, NL 

2016   The Assembly, with Susanna Inglada, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, Naarden-Vesting, NL  (Duo) 
2016   Artist Talk, with HKU students at Amsterdam Drawing, NL
2016   The Assembly on paper, with Susanna Inglada, Amsterdam Drawing, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, Amsterdam, NL  (Duo)
2016   Rundgang der Spinnerei Galerien 15 international galleries invited by the 'Spinnerei Galleries', Brandt Gallery, Leipzig, DE
2016   Moving Realities, Galerie Sanaa, Utrecht, NL 
2016   Promises, Art Paris Art Fair, Brandt Gallery, Paris, FR 
2016   Portrait of a Memory, VOLTA NY Art Fair, Brandt Gallery, New York, US  (Solo) 
2016   Prospects & Concepts, Mondriaan Fund shows Talent at Art Rotterdam, NL 

2015   The Loveliest Hour, Allard Wildenberg Art Projects, Naarden-Vesting, NL  (Solo) 
2015   Slick, French Scene Art Fair, Brandt Gallery, Paris, FR 
2015   Hybrids, Galerie Helder, The Hague, NL 
2015   Onder Controle, Utrecht Down Under, Gevangenis/Prison House Wolvenplein, Utrecht, NL 
2015   Aanstormend Talent bij MIJ / Emerging Talent at MIJ, Museum IJsselstein, IJsselstein, NL 
2015   Identity & The Self, RAM Foundation, Rotterdam, NL 

2014   A Topology of Memory, LIAp, Leipzig, DE
2014   Pilotenkueche at Herbst Rundgang / Autumn Tour, Spinnerei, Leipzig, DE
2014   ‘I am not doing anything until I feel the need’, concept by Joanneke Meester, DNB, Amsterdam, NL 
2014   De stemming van het moment, Galerie Pouloeuff, Naarden-Vesting, NL
2014   Prospects & Concepts, Mondriaan Fund shows Talent at Art Rotterdam, NL 
2014   Artist talk with Aram Tanis at Momart (Base for Independent artists), Amsterdam, NL

2013   Momart presents All, Momart (Base for Independent Artists) , Amsterdam, NL
2013   To be or to have presents, Stichting Sea Foundation, Project Space Tilburg, NL
2013   Versus, with Isabel Cordeiro, Momart (Base for Independent Artists), Amsterdam, NL  (Duo)
2013   Festival De Basis, Vrede van Utrecht, Soesterberg, NL
2013   RE: Rotterdam Art Fair, Rotterdam, NL  (Solo)

2011   Exposure, Graduation Exhibition, HKU University of the Arts, Utrecht, NL

PROJECTS:
2018 / 2019   We cannot work like this! St Lucas Antwerp at Contour9 Biennial Mechelen, BE

RESIDENCIES:
2017   Artist in Residence, KFHein Fonds, Utrecht, NL  
2017   Guest Artist, Das Spectrum, Utrecht, NL 
2014   Artist in Residence, LIAp, Leipzig, DE 
2014   Artist in Residence, Pilotenkueche, Leipzig, DE

GRANTS / AWARDS:
2017   Granted, MA Scholarship, Cultuurfonds / made possible by PK Fonds
2014   Granted, WJT / Stipendium for Emerging Artists, Mondriaan Fund
2012   Granted, Startstipendium, Mondriaan Fund 
2011    Nominated, HKU Award 
2011    Nominated, Jan Zumbrink Prize
2011    Nominated, Doyewaard Stipendium

PUBLICATIONS / REVIEWS:
2018    Freedom Explained Logically, DE / BE
2017    Interview, Witte Rook, NL
2017    Exhibition Catalogue, Paper Positions, DE 
2016    Portfolio, Hippocampe, FR
2016    Letter & Geest, Trouw, NL
2016    Art Paris Art Fair, The Art Fairs Magazine
2016    Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Portrait of a Memory, VOLTA New York, US 
2016    Exhibition Catalogue, Prospects & Concepts, Mondriaan Fund shows Talent at Art Rotterdam, NL
2015    Interview, Zoektocht naar de eigen identiteit, De Gooi en Eemlander, NL  
2015    Solo Exhibition Catalogue, The Loveliest Hour, NL 
2015    Interview, Mister Motley Magazine, NL
2014    Interview, Volkskrant Magazine, NL
2014    Exhibition Catalogue, Prospects & Concepts, Mondriaan Fund shows Talent at Art Rotterdam, NL
2013    Trendbeheer, Momart presents All, NL
2013    Exhibition Catalogue, To be or to have Presents, NL
2013    Trendbeheer, Versus at Momart: Nieuw in Amsterdam, NL
2011    Graduation Catalogue, Utrecht School of Arts, Faculty of Visual Arts and Design, NL

COLLECTIONS:
Centraal Museum Utrecht, The Netherlands
ING Art Collection, The Netherlands 
Eskff Collection, United States 
CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:
The Netherlands, Germany, France, England, Belgium, United States, Colombia 



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