Biography

Full CV available on request.

Wouter Venema
Born in 1985, Groningen, The Netherlands.
Lives and works in Rotterdam.

Education

2008-2010
Sandberg Institute Amsterdam

2003-2007
Vrije Kunst at ArtEZ Arnhem

Residencies

2017
AGA Amsterdam
Work Holiday Extrapool Nijmegen

2014-2015
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten Amsterdam

Selected Exhibitions

Upcoming:
2018
January: Solo Exhibition P/////AKT, Amsterdam

2017
September: Art Fair Unseen (with Rianne Groen) Amsterdam
July: Duo Exhibition and book presentation Galerie Joghem Amsterdam
June: Group Exhibition Solyanka Gallery Moscow, Russia
May: Group Exhibition and book presentation Galerie Rianne Groen Rotterdam
April: Book presentation Extrapool Nijmegen
February: Art Fair ArtRotterdam (with Rianne Groen) Rotterdam (cat.)
Januari: Solo Exhibition Galerie Rianne Groen Rotterdam

2016
October: Book presentation Knust in AGA Lab, Amsterdam
October: Screening Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts Nanjing, China
October: Performance w/ Red Brut Extra City Antwerp, Belgium
October: Performance w/ Red Brut Worm Rotterdam
October: Group Exhibition Zaal Zuid Hengelo
June: Art Fair Get Fed Arnhem
April: Group Exhibition Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam
April: Art Fair Poppositions Brussels, Belgium
March: Group Exhibition Teekengenootschap Pictura Dordrecht
February: Solo Exhibition Museum Boijmans van Beuningen Rotterdam

2015
November: Group Exhibition RijksakademieOpen 2015 Amsterdam (cat.)
November: Group Exhibition Kunstenlab Deventer
November: Screening InScience - Dutch International Film Festival Nijmegen
September: Group Exhibition curated by Tim Hollander Academiegalerie Utrecht
September: Group Exhibition Buitenplaats Beeckestijn Velsen Zuid
September: Art Fair Amsterdam Drawing (with Rianne Groen) Amsterdam
September: Group Exhibition Zaal Zuid Hengelo
August: Screening EYE Amsterdam
June: Group Exhibition Kunsthal Rotterdam
May: Group Exhibition initiated by Wouter Venema Rianne Groen Rotterdam
May: Group Exhibition curated by Henk Schut Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam (cat.)
May: Group Exhibition Kadmium Delft
May: Artist Talk Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam
February: Art Fair ArtRotterdam (with Rianne Groen) Rotterdam (cat.)
February: Group Exhibition curated by Eelco van der Lingen TENT Rotterdam
January: Group Exhibition curated by Plan B Het Breed Amsterdam
January: Group Exhibition Huis Der Provincie Arnhem

2014
November: Group Exhibition RijksakademieOPEN 2014 Amsterdam (cat.)
November: Screening Museumnacht Amsterdam EYE Amsterdam
November: Screening Museumnacht Amsterdam Rijksakademie Amsterdam
October: Group Exhibition Spaces Amsterdam
September: Solo Exhibition Rianne Groen Rotterdam
September: Art Fair Unfair Amsterdam (cat.)
September: Art Fair Amsterdam Drawing (with Rianne Groen) Amsterdam
September: Group Exhibition Krets Malmo, Sweden
August: Screening Ondergronds Festival Leeuwarden
May: Group Exhibition Felix&Foam Amsterdam
May: Screening Worm Rotterdam
March: Group Exhibition SARATIMTRUST Rotterdam
March: Solo Exhibition Hudson Museum Rotterdam
February: Group Exhibition Prospects & Concepts Rotterdam (cat.)
January: Group Exhibition curated by Fatos √ústek X-ist Istanbul, Turkey (cat.)

2013
October: Performance Vond.A Roodkapje Rotterdam
October: Solo Exhibition Subbacultcha! Amsterdam
October: Performance w/ Michiel Klein Wolfart Rotterdam
October: Group exhibition Plaatsmaken Arnhem
September: Screening Worm Rotterdam
September: Screening Into The Great Wide Open Vlieland
September: Group exhibition Nest Den Haag
August: Screening Kunstfort Vijfhuizen
August: Screening Mediamatic Amsterdam
August: Screening Pleinbioscoop Rotterdam
July: Screening New Holland / Cultural Year Exchange St. Petersburg, Russia
May: Screening Oberhausen Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany
April: Performance Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
April: Screening EMAF Osnabrueck, Germany
March: Screening EYE Amsterdam
March: Screening HAFF Utrecht
February: Exhibition KCG Arnhem
February: Screening/Book presentation Extrapool Nijmegen
February: Group Exhibition weloveitwhenaplancomestogether Groningen
January: Screening IFFR Rotterdam

2012
November: Screening BIEFF Bucharest, Romania
November: Screening Festival EntreVues Belfort, France
October: Artist Talk Paraplufabriek Nijmegen
October: Screening WORM Rotterdam
September: Screening Nederlands Filmfestival Utrecht
May: Screening EYE Filminstitute, Amsterdam
April: Group Exhibition TENT Rotterdam
April: Screening EMAF, Osnabrueck, Germany
March: Solo Exhibition Plaatsmaken Arnhem
January: Screening IFFR Rotterdam
January: Book presentation Extrapool Nijmegen

2011
November: Group Exhibition Tropenmuseum Amsterdam
October: Screening NIMk Amsterdam
September: Group Exhibition Lewisham Arthouse London, UK
June: Solo Exhibition De Kijkkasten Amsterdam
March: Screening EYE Film Institute Netherlands Amsterdam
January: Solo Exhibition Lewisham Arthouse London, UK
January: Group Exhibition Printroom Rotterdam

2010
October: Screening Roodkapje Rotterdam
June: Groupexhibition Loophole Berlin, Germany
May: Group exhibition NP3 Groningen
May: Group exhibition ArtPie Amsterdam
April: Screening Re:Visie Utrecht

2009
September: Screening NIMk Amsterdam
September: Group Exhibition MMKA Arnhem
August: Solo Exhibition Cacoafabriek, Helmond
May: Group Exhibition Organhaus Chongqing, China (cat.)

2008
October: Group Exhibition Chinese European Art Center Xiamen, China
October: Screening curated by Emile Zile Videotage Kowloon, Hong Kong
September: Presentation Rene Coelho Prijs Montevideo Amsterdam

2007
October: Solo Exhibition PlaatsMaken Arnhem
September: Group Exhibition Museum Jan Cunen Oss
June: Group Exhibition Eindexamen Expositie Vrije Kunst Arnhem (cat.)

Other activities

2017
Guest teacher Rietveld Academie Amsterdam
Guest teacher Sint-Lucas Gent, Belgium

2015
Guest teacher Fine Art ArtEZ Arnhem
Guest teacher Rotterdamse Academie van Bouwkunst Rotterdam

2012
Guest teacher Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten Den Haag

2010
Co-founder of Samling

2009
Editing teacher University of Amsterdam Amsterdam

Prizes

2013
En Plein Public Short Film Competition

2011
One Minutes Award (Category Small History)

2007
Rene Coelho Prize

Collections
Sanquin Blood Supply Foundation
Provincie Gelderland
Museum Boijmans van Beuningen
Private collections