Biography

Gurt Swanenberg (Den Bosch, 1976)

Lives and works in Den Haag, the Netherlands

Education: Academie voor Beeldende Vorming, Tilburg (1994-1998)

 

Exhibitions:

 

2018

PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition “On longing and consolation”, 38th edition of Watou Art Festival,  Watou Belgium

Group exhibition “Appèl”, Dröge building, Tilburg (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition "De L'Art de Consommer", Atelier Le Bel, Marseille, France (Le Collectionneur Moderne)

Solo exhibition "Human Nature", Kunstrai Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

 

2017

PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition Dutch Design Week, Kazerne Eindhoven (Contempo Galerie)

Docks Art Fair, Lyon, France (Le Collectionneur Moderne)

Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition "Appèl" (curated by Peter Fransman), Kazerne Eindhoven (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition "De L'Art de Consommer", Espace Thorigny, Paris, France (Le Collectionneur Moderne)

Group exhibition "In de ban van Bosch", with Pieter Breughel, Thé Tjong–Khing, and Jan Fabre,

Den Bosch,  (Het Noordbrabants Museum)

 

2016

PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie) 

Solo exhibition "Objektkulturen", Hamburg, Germany (University of Hamburg)

Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Realisme '16, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

 

2015

PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition Wonderkamers/Collectie Daniels, Den Haag (Gemeentemuseum)

Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Rotterdam Contemporary Art Fair, Rotterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Realisme'15, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

 

2014
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

Group exhibition "Imitatie", Den Haag (Museon)

Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Art Fair Breda, Breda (Contempo Galerie)
RAW Art Fair, Rotterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '14, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2013
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Art the Hague Fair, Den Haag (Contempo Galerie)
Group exhibition "De messias en de industrie" (curated by Bob Smit), RDM Shipyard, Rotterdam
Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Art 2013, Utrecht (Contempo Galerie)
RAW Art Fair, Rotterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '13, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2012
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Kunstrai, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Artantique Fair, Utrecht (Contempo Galerie)
Rotary Art Fair, Eindhoven (Contempo Galerie)
RAW Art Fair, Rotterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '12, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2011
Group exhibition "Arthropoda, insects and art", Tiel (Het Klooster)
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Solo exhibition "Sale" (Contempo Galerie)
ART Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Artantique fair, Utrecht (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '11, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2010
Group exhibition "Jong en Dynamisch", Den Haag (Pulchri Studio)
Group exhibition "Jongeren als curator", Purmerend (Museum Waterland)
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Group exhibition "Bizarre natuurhistorische beeldtaal van nu", with Saskia E.M van Dijk and Annemarie Petri, Den Haag (Pulchri Studio)
Etalage Innercity nr. 103, Stichting IDFX, Breda
Connected Project, contribution "The butterfly effect", Graphic Design Festival Breda
ART Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Artantique fair, Utrecht (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '10, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2009
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Docks Art Fair, Lyon, France (Contempo Galerie)
ART Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Art Fair Den Bosch (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme '09, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2008
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
ART Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Art Fair Den Bosch (Contempo Galerie)
Group exhibition "Over Smaak...", Den Haag (Pulchri Studio)
Realisme '08, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2007
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Solo exhibition "Hedendaagse Naturalia", Den Bosch (Het Noordbrabants Museum)
ART Amsterdam, "Wonderkamer", with Peter Zwaan (Contempo Galerie)
Art Fair Den Bosch (Contempo Galerie)
Realisme ´07, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

2006
PAN Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
ART Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)
Group exhibition Galerie Bonnard, Nuenen
Solo exhibition Rotterdamse Museumnacht  (Contempo Galerie)
Primavera Kunst/Antieksalon, Rotterdam (Galerie Bonnard)
Realisme ´06, Amsterdam (Contempo Galerie)

 

Work in collections:

 

VandenBroek Foundation

 

The Miniature Museum of Contemporary Art, collection Ria and Lex Daniels


various private collections in The Netherlands, USA and France.


Grants:


Talens Pulchri Prize 2010