Tom van Veen

Tom van Veen was born in the Netherlands, in 1995. He graduated from AKI ArtEZ University of the Arts and studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts. He has had several solo and group exhibitions and currently lives and works in Amsterdam, NL.

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EDUCATION

2015-2019  Fine art, Artez AKI Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Enschede
2018  Fine art (marble under Dimitris Christo), ASFA, Athens
2014-2015  Fine art, HKU, Utrecht
2007-2014  Atheneum (NT+NG), Openbaar Zeister Lyceum, Zeist

HONORS

2020 Buning Brongers Prijs, nomination
2020 Jan Naaijkens Prijs, nomination
2019 Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Award for Modern Painting), nomination
2019 SBK Sprouts Young Talents Award, nomination
2019 SBK-Otto Hetterscheid Stimuleringsprijs, nomination
2019 Heartfund 2019, nomination
2019 Young Blood Award, nomination

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021   Unkown Legend, MILK, Amsterdam
2020  Never leave a man behind, Sanquin, Amsterdam
2020  Right about now, Gelderlandfabriek, Culemborg

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021   Voices of Fashion, Centraal Museum Utrecht, Utrecht Sprouts, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam #artistsupportpledge, de Balie, Amsterdam
2020  We Move As One, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen X The New Originals X Tom van Veen, live + online viewing
2020  High Tide, Het HEM, Zaandam
2020  Buiten Westen #2, Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Diepenheim
2020  Smart Distance Lab – The Art Fair, Kromhouthal, Amsterdam
2020  Faint Light Feeds The Mainspring, Kunstkapel, Amsterdam (Amongst them Koen Vermeule & Gabriele Adomaityte)
2020  Garagefest X ODAM, Sloterdijk, Amsterdam
2020  Nocturne, Logman, Utrecht (Together with Micha Pattiniot)
2019  Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Award for Modern Painting), Paleis op de Dam, Amsterdam
2019  Best of Graduates, Galerie Ron Mandos, Amsterdam
2019  ARTY PARTY, Melkweg, Amsterdam
2019  AIR NIGHTS, GREENHOUSE WOW, Amsterdam
2019  IDFA X Kriterion, Kriterion, Amsterdam
2019  David and Goliath , Kunstplatform De Apotheek, Amsterdam. (Amongst them Ryan Cherewaty, Willum Geerts, Ehsan Ul Haq,
2019  Pendar Nabipour, Fraser Stewart, Kubilay Mert Ural.)
2018  Break Time, Solonos 120, Athens. (Amongst them Felix Potszch, Christoph Wiedemann.)
2018  The Living Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam.(Amongst them Caz Egelie.)

COMMISSIONED WORK

2019 Gemeente Amsterdam, schetsontwerp Landmark Lambertus Zijlplein
2019 WOW Amsterdam, presentation
2019 Claudia Strater, Art Tee together with Wouter van der Laan, Vytautas Kumža & Thomas van Rijs

CURATOR / ORGANIZER

2020 Canvas, Podcast on proces and the how of making
2020 ‘Pittu, fragmenten’ Podcast together with William Jagerman
2020 Faint Light Feeds The Mainspring, Kunstkapel, Amsterdam Groupshow together with Koen Vermeule, Gabriele Adomaityte, Lucas Atteveld & Bart van Deelen
2019 The last gathering, Yunus Supermarkt, Enschede A site-specific duo-exhibition showing sculptures of Erik Aardema and paintings of Tom van Veen.
2018  DE VOORTUINEN EXPOSITIE, at location (Langelobrink), Enschede
A project together with Reinier Postma and Simon Wagter about several front yards in Langelobrink, Enschede. With seeing the subject as the art(-space) of the civilian we organized an event at location where we gave lectures about the the use of space, personal or emotional value and the flora.
2017 Without regrets, XPO, Enschede Duo-exhibition together with Bart van Deelen. Additional speech by Marc Boumeester on New Materialism