WIETEKE HELDENS





CV

Wieteke Heldens (1982) lives and works in The Hague and New York.

Education

  • Royal academy of Art, The Hague, The Netherlands, 2003-2007
  • DNA, post graduate, The Hague, The Netherlands, 2007-2009

Artist in Residence

  • Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2017
  • Fusion A.I.R. Program, Torino, Italy, 2016
  • Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2016
  • Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2014
  • Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2012
  • Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2011
  • Coup De Ville, Artist Village, St. Niklaas, Belgium, 2010
  • Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing, China, 2009

Grants/ Prizes

  • Strabag Artaward International, Nominee, 2016
  • Royal Prize for Painting Winner, Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst, 2013
  • Startstipendium Fonds BKVB, 2009-2010

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • "With Colored Content²", Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2017
  • "With Content from all over", Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2017
  • "With Colored Content", Fusion Art Gallery, Torino, Italy, 2016
  • "Once upon a line", Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2016
  • "Painting, Painthing and Paintthing (the verbs)", Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2014
  • "Paintings, Painthings and Paintthings", Fluxfactory, New York, USA, 2011
  • Selected Group Exhibitions

    2017
    • "The Act Of Painting" Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "We like Art, Editions & Multiples" Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Art Rotterdam" Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    2016
    • "Fluxfactory Not so silent auction" Hunter College, New York, USA
    • "Amsterdam Drawing" Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Coup De Ville" Sint Niklaas, Belgium
    • "Summer exhibition with Andy Warhol, Wieteke Heldens, Ikawa Seiryo, Cang Xin and Gao Yansong" Schema Art Museum, Cheongju, Korea
    • "New Dream, New Future" Schema Art Museum, Cheongju, Korea
    • "FAIR-show" Flux Factory, New York, USA
    • "Re-Juvenation" Thornwillow Press Inc., Newburgh, NY, USA
    • "Art Cologne" Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Drawing Front (and back)" Quartair, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "Art Rotterdam" Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    2015
    • "21 Anniversary show" Flux Factory, New York, USA
    • "Een Blauwe Kamer" Quartair, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "Trial and Triumph" Royal academy of Art, The Hauge, The Netherlands
    • "Amsterdam Drawing" Art Fair Amsterdam, Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Not so silent auction" Art in General, New York, USA
    • "Blind Date" Alabama, sir, Leipzig, Germany
    2014
    • "Homecoming" Fluxfactory, New York, USA
    • "Carlijn Mens & Wieteke Heldens", duo exhibition, Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2014
    • "There is NO I in W139" W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Your engagement has consequences" Billytown, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "RAW" Art Fair, Rotterdam, Borzo Modern & Contemporary Art, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Not So Silent Auction" Fluxfactory, New York, USA
    2013
    • Koninklijke prijs voor vrije schilderkunst, Paleis op de Dam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Gallery Artist + Guest", C&H Art Space, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • "Capriccio", JCA DE KOK centrum voor actuele kunst, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    2012
    • WAT's Up, Project Space Parterretrap, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "Prune in the sky", Toves gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
    • "The Infamous and Only Somewhat Ambassadorial Outpost of the Semi-Legitimate Nation of Flux", Spanien 19C, Aarhus, Denmark
    • "A.I.R. time", Fluxfactory, New York, USA
    2011
    • "Pain Things and Fun Things", duo exhibition, Roepaen, Ottersum, The Netherlands, 2011
    • "Democratic working title (for now)", Fluxfactory, New York, USA
    • "Dots and Dashes", Myrtle Windows Gallery, New York, USA
    • "Pain Things, Fun Things", Roepaen, Ottersum, The Netherlands
    • "Sounds like Architecture", Maria Aalter, Belgium
    • The Habitable Spaces Auction, auction, Fluxfactory, New York, USA
    • "Status!Status!Status!", Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, New York, USA
    • Flux Factory's Not So Silent Auction, auction, Center 548, Chelsea, New York, USA
    2010
    • "K@R-t-Blanche", Roepaen, Ottersum, The Netherlands
    • "35-35+", Bed Elze, The Hague, The Netherlands
    2009
    • "Muurschilderen",The Hague, Bed elZE, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "DNA", Quartair, The Hague, The Netherlands
    2008
    • "Rendez Vous", Appolo Art Hotel, Bruges, Belgium
    • "All tomorrow,s parties", Museum het Petershuis, Gennep, The Netherlands
    • "Fast Feed Forward Control", Gallery Nikki Diana Marquardt, Paris, France
    2007
    • "7-UP", Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands
    • "Thun le paradis",Wilfried Von Gunten Projektraum fur Zeitgenossische Kunst, Thun, Switzerland