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BIOGRAPHY

 

Michiel Schierbeek, Amsterdam 1948

1975 - 2013     Represented by the Wetering Galerie, Amsterdam


1985 - 2011     Professor at the Academy for Visual Arts, Tilburg


1964 - 1968     Rietveld Academy, Amsterdam




Selected exhibitions:


2015               “ Window dressing “ ( photography ) Punt WG, Amsterdam


2000               “ Staal in beeld “ ( Steel in sculpture) Het Oude Slot, Heemstede


1996               Riley Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio, USA


                      Hopkins Hall, Art dept, Ohio State Univerity, Columbus, Ohio, USA


                      “ The outer space ” (Sculptures in Almere), De paviljoens, Almere (group)


1989               A choice from the ABN AMRO Collection, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (group)


1986               “ Dutch Sculpture ”, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo. (group)


1985               “ New acquisitions ”, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo (group)


1984               “ Beelden aan de Linge ”, Acquoy, The Netherlands (group)


1983               “ Gesignaleerd, Neue Kunst aus den Niederlanden ” Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany


Selected commissions:

1996                “ Les pieds du monde ”, Sculpture for the Head Office of Médécins Sans Frontières, Paris


                       Beeld bij het Winkelcentrum Colmsgate, Deventer


1994                Wall sculpture on the external façade of the firehouse, Zwolle


1993                Large lights sculpture, Almere Stad


1992                Wall sculpture on the external façade of the Giverbo office, Oud-Beijerland


                       Sculpture St. Elizabeth Verpleeg-en Gasthuis, Amersfoort


1988                Wall sculptures in de Sports Hall, Almere Buiten


1986                Large sculpture for the entrance of the Westerpark, Amsterdam


1978                “ Light pyramid ”, Institute for Nuclear Research, Amsterdam


Selected publications:

2009                 NRC-Handelblad 20-2-2009, Lien Heyting


2008                 “ De maalstroom van het transport “ by Jaap Roëll in the Financieel Dagblad 13-12-2008


                        “ Staal in beeld ” exhibition publication, Het oude slot, Heemstede


2000                 “ Michiel Schierbeek ” by Jonathan Turner in Art News. (october)


1992                 ” A choice from the ABN AMRO Collection ” , Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam


                        “ At first sight “ Collection Piet Cleveringa


                        Eigen Collectie ”, ABN AMRO Bank


1989                 Art Collection Bouwfonds Ned. Gemeenten, Hoevelaken


                        AMC Collection, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam


1986                 “ De Eigen Ruimte, Sculpture in The Netherlands after 1945 ”, by Paul Hefting, Elsevier


1984                 ” Beelden aan de Linge ”, Acquoy


1983                 ” Neue Kunst aus den Niederlanden ” Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany


Selected collections:

                        Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo


                        Akzo Nobel Art Foundation, Arnhem


                        Centraal Museum, Utrecht


                        AMC Collection, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam


                        ABN AMRO Bank, Amsterdam


                        Océ van der Grinten, (Canon group), Venlo


                        Computer center Nationale Nederlanden, Rotterdam


                        Boekel de Nerée Laywers, Amsterdam


                        Stibbe en Simont Laywers, Amsterdam


                        National Glass Museum, Leerdam


                        Amersfoortse Verzekeringen, Amersfoort