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Biography


Jeroen van Westen (Beverwijk, 1955)
Academie St Joost 1973-1978
email: jvanwesten@jvanwesten.nl
Internet: www.jvanwesten.nl

Soloshows
2001
ACHK De Paviljoens, Almere, the Netherlands

BIRDSCAPE, i.c.w. Michael Pestel (with a grant from the Mondriaan Foundation)

1999
Provinciaal Museum, De Begijnhof, Hasselt, Belgium

Suspensie II and Suspensie III a collaboration with Anne Ausloos, Galerie De Witte Voet, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

1998
Suspensie (installation) collaboration with Anne Ausloos, De Watertoren, Vlissingen, the Netherlands

1997
Ver PLAATS en, show and installation, De Paviljoens, Almere, the Netherlands

1996
Apollohuis, Eindhoven; N.P. De Weerribben, Ossenzijl, Fries Natuurmuseum, Leeuwarden, the Netherlands

ORNITHOLOGIE Schaduwen, installation and performance, in co-operation with Michael Pestel, Avifauna, Alphen a/d Rijn, the Netherlands

1995
Awareness, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, National Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Orbis Terrarum, installation and performance, Hewlett Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Group-shows
2000
Gutenberg Museum, Mainz, Germany

Happy Anniversary Johannes2000, Gutenberg Museum, Mainz, Germany

Pyramid Atlantic/Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C., USA

Artists Books International, a selection, traveling show, USA and Greece

1999
Transformaties, 15 outdoor installations, De Olmenhorst, Lisserbroek, the Netherlands

1998
Bruggelings, VER-PLAATS-EN, three artists, three installations on landscapes, Paviljoens Almere, the Netherlands

Onvoltooid Portret van Emmen, (incomplete portrait of Emmen) presentation of public art in progress in Emmen, De Brug, Emmen, the Netherlands

1996
Galerie Jans en Kooy, Amsterdam, Holland

Natuurlijk Hasselt (Naturally Hasselt), four sculptors creating four installations in a park, Van Stolks Park, Hasselt, the Netherlands

1995
TRIADE, sculptures in three parks of mental hospitals: an overview of sculpture in the provinces Gelderland and Overijssel, the Netherlands

Second Artist Book International, represented by Johan Deumens Artists' Books International Artists' Books, Pyramid Atlantic, Washington, D.C., USA

Guest Lectures
2001
Science-Art-Ecology Conference, presentation, "Opening Peninsula Europe", Harrison Studio, Museum Potsdam, Germany

Urban Wastelands, Chaired a workshop for Bio-mitigation, City of Rottterdam, the Netherlands

Urban Wastelands, Lecturer and Participant at a workshop for sustainability education, City of Rottterdam, the Netherlands

Urban Wastelands , presentation at RDC (Rotterdam Sustainability Group, City of Rottterdam, the Netherlands

2000
Participant in master class at Harrison Studio, Developing the Green Heart Vision, Kasteel Groeneveld, Baarn, the Netherlands

Presentation at national meeting day on sustainable constructing, RAI, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

STIR (Strategic Intense Use of Space), an award winning member of a panel discussing, "Green in the City", Congrescentrum, The Hague

1999
Reizen (Travelling), two guest lessons at the AKI (Art School), Enschede, the Netherlands

Mobiliteit en Duurzaamheid (Mobility and Sustainability), preliminary brainstorm participant for a conference at the Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Goed Landgoed (Real Estate), workshop leader on the imaginative opportunities for new estates

1998
Urban wastelands, a workshop for town planning for the City of Rottterdam, lecturer and workshop leader, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

1997
Nature and Landscape, a lecture for the A Studium Generale Series at the University of Leiden, Leiden, the Netherlands

1996
Lecture on Awareness, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, the Netherlands

Travels
July/August 1981
USA

January/March 1985
Bretagne - Plozévet (region), France

October/November 1985
Botswana

November/December 1987
Italia - (Tuscany)

1988/89
Regular stays in the Schwarzwald (Black Forest)region, Germany

April/May 1990
USA

February 1992
Schwarzwald, (Black Forest)region, Germany

May 1992
Slimbridge, Great Brittain

August 1992/March 1993
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

June/July 1994
Schwarzwald (Black Forest), Germany

March /August 1997
Seattle, WA, USA

COLLECTIONS

Meermanno Westreenianum, Den Haag, the Netherlands
Museum Elektrum, Arnhem, the Netherlands
Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Den Haag, the Netherlands
Uitgeverij Samsom, Alphen a/d Rijn, the Netherlands
Gemeente Wisch, Varsseveld, the Netherlands
Gemeente Apeldoorn, the Netherlands
Nederlands Museum voor Fotografie, (Dutch Museum for Photography) Sittard, the Netherlands
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
Manchester Metropolitan University, England
Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
Tate Gallery, London, England
Harvard University, Boston, USA
Getty Center, Santa Monica, USA
Leopold Hoesch Museum, Duren, Germany
Gutenberg Museum, Mainz, Germany
Private collections in:
The Netherlands, Belgium, USA, Germany and Great Britain

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