Michiel van der Zanden (1979, Best, NL)
Works and lives in Breda, The Netherlands

info[a]michielvanderzanden.nl

Education
2002 AKV | St. Joost, Breda, NL, BA of Fine Arts

Publications
2016 ‘Solids and Models by Michiel van der Zanden’, tecbooks.nl, edition: 500, isbn: 978-94-92051-16-5

Exhibitions (selection)
2020 ‘Verlangen-Machine’, curated by Wencke Nilsson, Electron, Breda
2019 ‘The Golden Egg’, curated and hosted by Aquil Copier, Copieright Paintlab, Amsterdam
2018 ‘We, the artists of Breda! (part II)’, curated by Jordy Koevoets, Stedelijk Museum Breda, Breda
2018 Imago Mundi Art: ‘Join the Dots’ / ‘GEZELLIGHEID’ (140 Dutch artists), Salone degli Incanti, Trieste (IT)
2017 I.S.M. KOP: HONK, Stedelijk Museum Breda, Breda
2017 ‘MACHINIMA REPORT’, Video Game Art (VGA) Gallery, Chicago, US
2016 ‘GAME VIDEO/ART. A SURVEY’ – XXI Triennale International Exhibition, IULM Contemporary Hall Gallery, Milano (IT)
2016 NPO Radio 4: ‘De Torenkamer van VondelCS’, Residence Project, Amsterdam
2016 ‘SIZE MATTERS’ – We Like Art OPEN @ TETEM, Enschede
2015 Neue Galerie Landshut e.V. & IDFX, Landshut, Germany
2015 Kulter & A Lab, ‘SPRING EXPO: ICON & VR/Heroes’, Amsterdam
2014 ‘Start Buying Art’, We Like Art, ART FAIR, Amsterdam
2014 ‘Can’t Touch This’, Horizonverticaal, Haarlem, (SOLO)
2013 Hospital Amphia Ziekenhuis, Breda (SOLO)
2012 Re:Rotterdam ART FAIR
2012 ‘Van Gogh Artist-in-residence’ Van Gogh Huis, Zundert
2011 ‘Game-City’, CBK ’s-Hertogenbosch
2011 ‘A Small Forest’, Kunsthalle New, Chicago, US
2011 ‘ART AMSTERDAM’, stand 058, HEDEN The Hague, ART FAIR, Amsterdam (SOLO)
2010 ‘VIRTUAL REBELLION’, KOP Foundation, Breda
2010 ‘Challenging the Myth of the Painter’, Outline Foundation, Amsterdam
2010 ‘PLATINE’ – Electronical Art & Gaming Festival, Cologne, DE
2010 ‘Texture Maps’, NEST, The Hague
2009 ‘Vanaf Morgen’, Brabants Kenniscentrum voor Kunst en Cultuur (BKKC), Tilburg
2009 ‘Hier & Daar’, Kop Foundation, Breda/ MU, Eindhoven
2008 ‘Unintended Uses’, Nexus Foundation/ The Hacktory, Philadelphia, USA
2007 Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Het Gemeentemuseum Den Haag
2007 SBK Gallery| Breda, NL (SOLO)
2006 ‘ENCOUNT # 2’, Onomatopee, Temporary Art Centre (TAC), Eindhoven
2006 Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Het Gemeentemuseum Den Haag
2006 ‘Cover Me!’, AYACS – Young Art, Amsterdam (SOLO)
2005 ‘Fresco’, De Fabriek, Eindhoven
2005 ‘ Small Time’, AYACS – Young Art, Amsterdam (SOLO)
2004 ‘PR: Painting Relations’, Academiegalerie, Utrecht
2004 Noordbrabants Museum, Den Bosch, NL (SOLO)
2004 Kunstvlaai ‘Uitgelicht 04’ (Fonds BKVB), Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam
2003 Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam

Collections
HEDEN, The Hague
SBK Amsterdam
Allen & Overy, Amsterdam
CBK, Groningen
Van Gogh Huis, Zundert
Fontys Hogescholen, Tilburg
Houthoff & Buruma, Amsterdam
Various private collections

Grants / Awards
2010 Nomination ST-ART Prize, Nagtzaam Foundation
2007 Nomination Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Amsterdam
2007 Basic stipend, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2006 Nomination Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Amsterdam
2003 Starter stipend, Fonds BKVB, Amsterdam
2003 Nomination Dutch Royal Prize for Painting, Amsterdam