27 & 28 April 2019

Oslo Opens Reference group
Astrup Fearnley Museum for Moderne Art
Atelier Nord
Billedkunstnerne i Oslo og Akershus (BOA)
Forbundet Frie Fotografer (FFF)
Kunstnernes Hus
The National Museum of Art, Archtecture and Design
Norsk Billedhoggerforening (NBF)
Norske Kunsthåndverkere Oslo og Akershus (NKOA)
Norsk senter for teknologi i musikk og kunst (NOTAM)
Norske tekstilkuntnere/SOFT
Tegnerforbundet (TF)
Young Artists Society (UKS)

Van der Veen, Wendelmoed

Painting, drawing, installation, sculpture

I am working in different materials and teknics.
Themes and inspiration from:
Europe, Asia and Scandinavia. Nature, Culture, Religion, and daily life.
On the head Picture: My atelier at 2017 the paintings in progress at the wall are from the series “Migrating Identities” , they are inspirated by Asian and European religious pictures, European and Scandinavian fairy-tales and surealistic art.
The paintings (foto 3) are a seccond part of the installation (foto 2) “Migrating Identities” shown at the Lørenskog artsenter at the group-exhibition"Migrating Identies" from artistgroup NWA in 2016

Member of NBK, LNM, TF

1 culture 3,4
Culture (3 and 4) drawing ink on paper, 30cm-42cm 2018
2 installasjon migrating identities; fauna, flora 1 og 2, culture.
Lørenskog KF, Instalation: Migrating Identities, Fauna, Flora, Culture, (sirca 150cm high)
3 ateliet osloopen 2017
My atelier


Expert group: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture

1990-1996: Art high school, Kunstakademie Minerva, Groningen (NL)
1994: Art high school, Statens kunstakademi, Oslo (N), exchange student
Project participation, grant and study trip
2003: Establishment grant; Norsk kulturråd
2002: Grant for bronsecasting, conducted by David Reid
2000: ’Full Tenning, Byens Lys’, light-art, Rådhusplassen, Oslo,
conducted by Bjarne Schlager and Kim Borch
2000: ’Shelter’, natural art, Målselv, conducted by Alfio Bonanno
1999: ’Sluse 2000’, natural art monument, Nome, conducted by Alfio Bonanno

Solo exhibitions
2011: Galleri 69/Grunerløkka lufthavn, Oslo,(N) ”Outsider”
2009: Dalype Kultur, Helnæs (DK)
2009: Albin upp galleri, Oslo (N) ”Travellers letter from the Netherlands”
2008: Dalype Galleri, Oslo (N)
2008: Høns-Lovisashus,Oslo (N), ”Bridges”
2003: Gallery BOA, Oslo (N)
1998: G.A.K., Winschoten (NL)
1997, 2007: Gallerie de Zandloper, Oostermeer (NL)

Group Exhibitions:
2018: Mela Galleriet, Oslo, (N), “Migrating Identities”
2017: Sørum KunstForening (N), “Polluting Purrity”
2017: Galleri 69, Oslo (N), ”Migrating Identities”
2016: Lørenskog Kunstforening (N), ”Migrating Identities”
2015: Performance Art Bergen (N), ”Outsider”
2014: Performance Art Bergen (N), ”Norway seen by a Dutch”
2013: Galleri Vulkan, Oslo (N), ”4 Painters”
2013: Trygve Lie Gallery (NY), ”On the right track”
2012: Galleri Schæffersgate 5, Oslo (N) ”On the right track”
2012: Dalype Kultur, Helnes (DK, S, N)
2011: Art Academy of Soutwest University for Nationalities, Chengdu, Kina. ”Norwegian World Art”
2010: TLNM,he Association of Norwegian Painters, “Portretts”
2008: Galleri Skårer, Lørenskog (N), “Internationale Krossnings”
2008: Galleri R-5, Oslo (N), “Internationale Krossings”
2007-2019: Osloopen artfestival, Oslo (N)

Boardmember leader of BOA (Artists of Oslo and Akershus) 2004-2006
Boardmember of the pre-artschool ”Asker kunst fagskole” 2005-2009
2014-2016: Decoration at Cafe Amsterdam, Oslo (N) ”Outsiders”
2009: drawing to poetry ”Etterlysning” (Advertise) , Oddmund Havnen, Snøfugl publisher.
Attendant at the Vigelandmuseum, Norway. (from 2010 until today)
Attendant at the Munchmuseum, Norway. (2007-2009)

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